at The Iris Network in PORTLAND, Maine, United States
The Iris Newtork is a non-profit dedicated to helping the visually impaired gain and maintain independence as well as community integration. We are looking for a part-time Driver to help our visually impaired staff travel to work-site locations throughout southern Maine.
This position pays $15 per hour plus mileage reimbursement. The applicant will need to use their own vehicle and have proof of insurance. Employees will schedule with the Driver as needed, preferrably with two weeks notice. Every effort for a reasonable notice will be given to Drivers.
Overview: Provides transportation to itinerant staff who are visually impaired. The Driver/Reader may provide occasional transportation to blind/visually impaired clients to and from The Iris Network, using their own safe and reliable vehicle or an agency vehicle. May also provide assistance with visual tasks to passengers requiring visual assistance.
- Provide safe, reliable and timely transportation to staff members and/or clients, who are visually impaired;
- Assist with reading, paperwork or other tasks which may require site assistance as necessary;
- Adhere to The Iris Network safety standards and procedures;
- Other duties as assigned.