Recovery Assistant (Temporary-Transportation)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Mar 16, 2021
Temporary Sanitation and Solid Waste Transportation or Transit
  • Salary: $11.94 - $18.24 Hourly USD

Job Description


This position is mainly responsible for driving a fleet vehicle (15-person passenger van, mini-van) to pick up and drop off patients participating in an outpatient drug treatment program.


Continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from service, program and agency earnings.

Please note - no benefits are associated with Temporary positions and continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from services, program and agency earnings.

APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2021 or earlier if filled.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Picking up patients before and after daily services;
  • Transporting residential patients to and from various destinations (medical appointments, etc.)
  • Excellent customer services skills;
  • Role modeling pro-social attitudes and behaviors to the patient population;
  • Assisting patients in maintaining their activities of daily living (eating, hygiene, maintaining a clean living space, etc.);
  • Basic administrative/office duties;
  • Working collegially with the nursing, medial and clinical staffs.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications/Education:

  • High School Diploma/GED;
  • Must obtain a Substance Abuse Specialist (SAS) certification within 3 years of hire;
  • Will be expected to obtain and maintain CPR certification;
  • A valid SC Driver's license;
  • Copy of SC DMV 10 year driving record that includes no suspensions during that time;
  • Basic computer skills.
Closing Date/Time: 4/30/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map