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 Job Title   Posting Date   Organization

Rides & Smiles Coordinator

  5/16/2018   Jewish Family Service Of San Diego
 Job Description        

On the Go provides a suite of transportation options for adults over the age of 60. Services include on demand, shuttles, excursions, fee-based car service, taxi scrip and most importantly, the largest volunteer driving program (Rides & Smiles) in the San Diego Region for the last 15 years. Recently, On the Go provided its 350,000th ride. The Rides & Smiles Coordinator coordinates transportation for approximately 700 individuals resulting in 1,000-1,300 rides per month. The Rides & Smiles Coordinator will be responsible for: • Coordinating daily dispatch of rides via use of specialized software, internet-based transportation apps, telephone and program staff drivers. • Managing the program within established parameters/goals as outlined in grant funding contracts. • Monitoring quality of program via daily review of ride information for accuracy and analyzing both statistics and financial data on a monthly basis. • Overseeing program operates within budget.



• Minimum of Associates Degree in Gerontology, Social Work or relevant field or 2 years’ experienceDo yo coordinating transportation. • A minimum two years’ experience working with seniors or vulnerable populations. • A minimum one year of experience managing volunteers preferred. • CPR Certificate preferred. • Clean DMV and reliable transportation required. • Able to pass required background check upon receiving job offer letter. • Able to utilize maps and create routes via electronic maps, GPS and/or map book. • Excellent reading, writing, and verbal communication skills with intermediate Microsoft Office proficiently (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point & Publisher). • Excellent public speaking and presentation ability. • Ability to intervene, persuade, mediate and negotiate with participants, families, vendors and community partners with poise and confidence. • Knowledge of the normal and abnormal aging process, senior social services, Alzheimer’s disease, and dementia.


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Contact Information To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume on the following link; Incomplete submissions will not be considered. Please, no phone calls. Please, principals only. Please, local candidates only (relocation is not provided).


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