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Largo, Florida, United States

Reports to: Property Manager


The Driver I position play’s an integral role in the success of our team, our community and creating a place our residents are proud to call home. You will be responsible for providing unparalleled service to our residents by transporting residents safely and as scheduled. The Driver I is an engaging and enjoyable individual who brings happiness and comfort to our residents during their trip. They are a key driver of hospitality and dependability within community.  

Essential Job Functions, Duties, and Responsibilities  

  • Provide transportation to activities and appointments by driving the company tram.  
  • Greet residents with a happy and friendly demeanor, and ensure their comfort during their trip 
  • Ensure residents find comfort with the heat or air level, and if the music played on their trip is of their liking. Maintain flexibility in hospitality as you adapt to their needs 
  • Routinely clean and sanitize the bus between trips, and at the beginning and end of your shift 
  • Responsible for the daily inspections and maintenance of the community vehicle (cleanliness gas, oil, coolant, tire pressure, etc.) 
  • Keep vehicle log documentations up-to-date with high level of accuracy 
  • Assist with other department activities when you are not scheduled to drive 
  • Contribute to the cleanliness and curb appeal of the community 
  • Interact positively with residents to maintain high levels of resident satisfaction 
  • Demonstrate strong professionalism and integrity as a representative of the community 
  • Comply with all industry Fair Housing rules and regulations  
  • Operate within OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Act) standards and company safety policies at all times 
  • Other duties as assigned by Property Manager 


  • Capable of performing the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations 
  • Ability to understand and communicate written and verbal directions 
  • Regular attendance, reliability and punctuality is necessary to meet the needs of applicants, new and current residents, guests and outside vendors during regularly scheduled hours 
  • Ability to work nights and weekends, upon request 
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed 
  • Outstanding customer service skills 
  • Well organized with excellent attention to detail 
  • Aptitude to work independently with excellent time management skills 
  • Must possess current license with appropriate endorsement or ability to obtain the same 
  • Must have and maintain a driving record that meets the facility’s vehicle use policy, which will be provided 
  • Must be at least 21 years old 
  • Ability to read a map and plan a route before departure 

Education and Experience 

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent 
  • Prior experience in driving residents and company vehicles is preferred 
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written 



Supervisory Responsibility 

This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities.  

Physical Demands