Job Description

  • Category
    Specific Schedule
    Various days, 2pm - 8:30pm, including holidays and weekends
    Regular Part-Time
    Village Center
    USD $11.00/Hr.
    USD $12.10/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking a part-time Tram Driver for work in the afternoons 2:00pm to 8:30pm.


    • Provide on-campus tram transportation and assist residents as required. This position provides exceptional customer service and the ability to anticipate resident needs.
    • Provide scheduled and unscheduled on-campus transportation for meals and other activities.
    • Communicate and interact effectively and tactfully with residents, visitors, families, peers, and supervisors.
    • Perform any other duties or assume any other responsibilities as directed by the Manager, or as necessary to perform this job.
    • Must be able to use handheld radio equipment.

    Education & Experience

    • A current, valid State of Arizona Driver’s License.
    • Must have good driving record.
    • Flow of work and types of duties require flexibility and normal mental and visual demand much of the time and constant attention to driving at all times.
    • Should possess high school diploma or its equivalent (GED).
    • At least 21 years of age.
    • Must be able to deal tactfully with residents, family members, visitors, and the general public and to work harmoniously with other staff members.
    • Able to compute basic mathematical equations.
    • Basic Microsoft office skills.

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Moderate physical effort involving lifting up to 50lbs on an occasional basis.
    • Must be capable of sitting for long periods of time.
    • Must be capable of working in the extreme heat during the summer months.
    • May be exposed to the elements of weather (heat, cold, rain, dust, noise, fumes), unsanitary conditions and a variety of toxic chemicals.
    • Must be flexible to meet resident needs for tram transportation services.
    • Schedule should be flexible to accommodate holidays, weekends and evenings.
    • Flow of work and type of duties require flexibility and normal mental and visual demands much of the time.

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer part-time employees a benefits package including:

    • 403B Retirement Savings Plan – Employer Match (must work 20 hours/wk)
    • Opportunities for Advancement
    • Competitive Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Employee Referral Bonus
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program (must work 15 hours/wk)
    • Employee Discounts
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Employee Recognition Programs
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Military Time Off

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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