Road to Recovery Driver

November 6, 2018

Columbus House, Inc.
Job Posting: Road to Recovery Driver
Full time, FLSA Non-Exempt

VEVRAA Federal Contractor: Priority Referrals of Protected Veterans Requested

To provide motor vehicle transportation services to clients in the Basic Needs program that are going into or coming out of substance treatment programs/facilities within the state of Connecticut.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the stages of recovery, self help, mental health and substance abuse issues, and confidentiality; knowledge of DMHAS supported substance abuse facilities and Connecticut state highway system; must be sensitive to working with people who are of various cultural backgrounds and who may be in recovery; schedule transports, perform light clerical duties and use a fax machine. Experience preferred. Must have a valid Driver's License with a favorable driving record….basic knowledge of computers required…bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus.

Reliably and safely transport program appropriate clients within the state of Connecticut.
Review and maintain records of referrals for Transportation program.
Take referrals, instruct referring agencies and complete paperwork for DMHAS Transportation Program.
Complete all required documentation and reporting. Participate in monthly staff meetings, group supervision, and other collaborative meetings.

Supervised by: Transportation Manager
Pay: $12.65 per hour plus excellent benefits
Schedule: 4:00 pm to 12:00 am Monday through Wednesday and 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Saturday and Sunday.

How to apply (choose only one; indicate where you saw posting):

*Email your resume and a cover letter to

*Send your resume and a cover letter to Human Resources Specialist, Columbus House Inc., P.O. Box 7093, New Haven CT 06519

*Fax your resume and a cover letter to 203-773-1430

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Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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