The Transportation Specialist (TS) is responsible for escorting and transferring physical custody of Unaccompanied Children (UC) from the assigned emergency shelter to another Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) shelter or a sponsor. The Transportation Specialist is required to maintain a flexible, organized and efficient work schedule and is subject to work extended hours, weekends and be on-call. The ideal candidate can work independently and as a team player. Must be able to travel weekly for up to two overnight trips per week. The temporary assignment may last up to a three month period with limited scheduled days off. Travel expenses paid, plus competitive hourly wage.
Must be able to obtain Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) certification and First Aid Certification (CPR). Must be able to supervise clients during all forms of transportation via airline and ground travel. Must be able to fly up to two (2) overnight stays per trip, per week. Bending, stooping and lifting up to 15 lbs required to complete daily tasks. Job requires extended periods of sitting and standing (up to 6+ hours).
This is a twenty four hour residential emergency shelter facility at which minors receive multiple services. Work shifts are subject to change. Noise levels vary from mild to moderate.