Transportation Services Worker

(Helping Hands)

Position ID: V-ORI0023
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 14 Mar 2022

Opportunity Details: Transportation Services Worker

Contact Kathy Gough-Stong, Manager of Administration and Tranpsortation, Helping Hands, Orillia; Phone: 705-325-7861 ext 240; Fax: 705-325-8212; Email:
  • Assist clients, door to door to medical, shopping and social appointments both locally as well as out of town destinations for medical appointments.
  • For those volunteers interested in wheelchair transportation additional training provided and agency wheelchair vehicles available.
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Benefits Assisting seniors to their appointments or social outings.
Clients Seniors, Adults with Physical Disabilities
Ages 21 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/Experience Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Enjoy assisting seniors to appointments both locally and/or distance trips.
Commitment Length Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Minimum of one year.
Interaction Level One-on-one ; One on one interaction with our clients but also a potential of groups of clients being transported together.
Minimum Hours 4 / Week
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Ramara, Severn Townships
Number of Positions Orillia and area 
5 individual(s) needed in total. 
Potential transport to out of town destinations.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; On the job training with an experienced driver.
Transportation Near public transit ; Driver License required ; Car required ; Volunteer's vehicle or use of agency vehicle
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements
  • Verification of insurance with minimum of $1 million liability insurance if using Volunteer's vehicle
  • Must be over 21 if requiring use of agency vehicle
  • Excellent driving record

Agency Details: Helping Hands

Office Phone 705-325-7861
Fax 705-325-8212
Address & Map
575 West St S
Unit 13 A
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 7N6
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Mailing Address 575 West St S 
Unit 13 A 
Orillia, ON 
Canada L3V 7N6