Why You Should Choose SOUTHLAND Paid training Benefits package Competitive wages - $20.13/hr (after training period), gradually increasing to $21.16/hr within the first year of employment Employee recognition programs Rewarding and positive work environment Opportunity for advancement Recognition as a community hero who helps to ensure everyone gets Safely Home Job Description SOUTHLAND Transportation is currently seeking career-oriented Paratransit Drivers to join our Specialized Transportation Services (STS) team! Drivers are responsible for safely transporting special needs customers on a daily basis and must be committed to providing superior service. STS operates 365 days a year, which includes all holidays. This position provides full-time hours, 5 days per week in a 7 day period, including weekends; working an average of 8 hours per day across a 12 hour split shift. As this description depicts the typical requirements of the job, hours and requirements may vary dependent on customer needs. Requirements Valid Class 5 (non-GDL) driver’s license (Class 4 training provided) 4 or less demerits, with a relatively clean abstract Clear criminal record and vulnerable sector check 10 year commercial drivers abstract Strong knowledge of city roadways - must pass a city knowledge test Physical ability to push/pull wheelchairs up and down a ramp Experience working with special needs individuals is considered an asset