Closing Date: February 6, 2023
Job Title: Transporter – Community Health
Tribal Level: TL 105
Location: Siletz, Oregon
Classification: Full time (30-40 wk), Non-exempt
Job Posting Number: 202305
The Confederated Tribes of Siletz is requiring motor vehicle operators to transport Tribal Members and program participants to and from appointments, hospitals, and clinics within an eleven county area.
A valid Oregon driver’s license, insurance, good driving record and eligible to drive GSA vehicles. Knowledge of: How to operate motor vehicles safely. Ability to: Drive vehicles with standard or automatic transmissions, and ability to drive 9-passenger vehicle. Perform the work of the position with minimal supervision. Keep vehicle neat and paperwork in order. Interpret instructions, directions, road maps, etc. Use department software for all transports. Obtain CDL (Commercial Drivers License) if requested. Lift up to 40 pounds occasionally. Other: Must be reliable and dependable. First Aid and CPR card required or ability to acquire within 60-days of hire. Successfully complete New Transport Hiring Training within 10-day of hire. Must possess a valid Oregon State driver’s license, insurance and be eligible to drive a GSA vehicle.
The purpose of the driver is to ensure safe and consistent transportation of clients to appointments. Clients of all ages will be eligible for service, depending on need. The driver will assist Coordinator in scheduling client transportation needs. Vehicle safety checks prior to and at the conclusion of each transport. Participate in Annual Transport Training.
After the six-month probation the employee will be evaluated of his/her performance and at that time, it will be, decided if the employee is entitled to a regular employee status.
How to Apply
All applicants must submit a Tribal “Application for Employment Form”, found here:
Applications must be received by the closing date of this announcement to receive consideration.
TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR TRAINING OR EDUCATION, DOCUMENTATION MUST BE PROVIDED.
If applying for more than one position, separate applications will be required for each position.
The high school diploma/GED requirement will be waived for Tribal Elders
Send Applications To
Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
Attn: Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR 97380
Fax number: 855-573-1032
Human Resources: 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1274
Conditions of Employment
The selectee will be required to submit to a urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use before employment.
New employees are required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to their first day of employment or submit a request for medical exemption to the Human Resource Manager, prior to starting employment.
May need to provide DMV Driver Record and proof of Automobile insurance.
The Tribe’s Indian Preference Policy will apply. Tribal government will not discriminate in selection because of race, creed, age, sex, color, national origin, physical handicap, marital status, politics, membership, and non-membership in an employee organization.