Medicar Driver


  • Pleasantly greet each customer at arrival.
    • Drive assigned vehicle to locations as assigned by dispatch.
    • Have knowledge on safe use and operations of the wheelchair lift.
    • Provide courteous wheelchair escort between designated points.
    • Must be familiar with area hospitals, contracted accounts, and have general knowledge of the streets of Chicago and surrounding suburbs.
    • Must complete Wheelchair Safety Training.
    • Must check wheelchairs for safe operation prior to each use.
    • Must clean wheelchairs after each use.
    • Make sure to assist with all car doors, and offer a hand of assistance to those customers who appear to need it while entering and exiting the vehicle.
    • Watch carefully and assist with customers who appear to need assistance in the parking lot.
    • Assist all customers with wheelchairs and walkers if need be.
    • Other duties as assigned.



  • Must possess great customer service skills.
  • Must be able to stand and/or sit for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to push wheelchairs with guests over considerable distances.
  • Must be able to push wheelchairs weighing more than 150 pounds with clients sitting in them.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must successfully complete state of Illinois Rural Transit Assistance Center, HFS Driver/Attendant Safety Training class.
  • Must pass drug and alcohol screening and background check.
Job Category: Medicar
Job Type: Full Time Night Shift Weekends
Job Location: Skokie
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Operations Supervisor

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