One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Transportation Worker Palmetto Pee Dee Behavioral Health is a 59-bed behavioral health facility located in Florence, SC offering adolescent behavioral health programs and treatment services to males and females ages 7-21.
The Transportation Worker provides scheduled transportation services for youth and staff to and from the program and will provide direct supervision of clients and maintain staff/client ratios while on grounds, during times when no transportation is necessary. The Transportation worker acts as a role model for residents, demonstrating effective problem solving and decision-making skills, transporting residents to and from medical appointments, and assuring scheduled programming is carried out. The Transportation worker will maintain, inspect, clean, and perform vehicle operator-level maintenance to assigned vehicles in accordance with Palmetto Pee Dee Policy and program guidelines.
As assigned, supervise youth at the facility or in the community; document behavior issues.
Review and complete appropriate appointment paperwork as required.
Maintain client supervision until youth are either affirmatively transferred to another staff member; comply with Palmetto Pee Dee policies and practices related to client behaviors on vehicle.
Assist in development and maintenance of efficient pick-up and delivery route schedules.
Operate van and other vehicles to ensure youth attendance at program or for program activities; Transport youth at other times as needed.
Maintain, inspect, clean, and perform vehicle operator-level maintenance to assigned vehicles in accordance with Palmetto Pee Dee Policy and program guidelines.
Complete the Palmetto Pee Dee vehicle safety checklist before and after each use.
Ensure vehicle is road-worthy, and report unsafe vehicle issues to program staff immediately.
Operate assigned vehicles in a safe manner; obey traffic laws and comply with all Palmetto Pee Dee policies and program operating guidelines.
Maintain phone contact with the program as needed; Do not operate vehicle while using phone.
Participate in training and development activities as required.
Report any acts, incidents or conditions that reflect the possibility of inappropriate youth-to-youth or staff-to-youth relationships.
Provide direct supervision of clients and maintain staff/client ratio's while on grounds during times when no transportation is necessary.
Report any use of physical force and all unusual incidents per Palmetto Pee Dee policy and state guidelines.
Ability to work in fast paced environment
Flexible and not easily frustrated.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
Generous Paid Time Off
Palmetto Pee Dee Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.