Logistics Coordinator (Full Time)
About the organization
Pacific Quest is an outdoor therapeutic program for struggling teens and young adults, located on the Big Island of Hawaii. Pacific Quest offers a clinical, yet holistic approach to treatment, moving beyond traditional wilderness therapy and teaching sustainable life skills.
To assist in the mission of Pacific Quest to provide individualized, sustainable, personal development within a safe, structured, experiential and natural environment in a culture of unconditional support and personal responsibility. The primary purpose of this position is student safety and assisting in daily operational needs. In addition, this is a flexible/dynamic position providing student transportation, housekeeping, administrative and overnight guide support. This position necessitates working on individual projects, tasks or working as a team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Primary responsibility is to transport clients as assigned, and to otherwise report to daily assigned site for operational support.
Safely transport clients upon arrival / departure / medical appointments and between residences and farm sites as assigned
All team members support the Program as a member of the Crisis Response Team. This may include:
Responding immediately to any out of control behaviors in the field, responding to run risk or runner situations, and physically redirecting/intervening with students as needed
Spending full days at residences or at the farm, learning, training, and building rapport with staff and students
Participating in weekly in-service meetings and trainings (Thursdays) whenever possible
Must have flexibility and be available to report to work during various work shifts
Must be 21 years or older
Valid driver's license and clean driving record
Maintain a current NVCI (Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training) certification provided by Pacific Quest
Current CPR (from a classroom training) and First aid certification
Ability to drive manual vehicles is desired
Basic computer skills
Ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds
Requires ability to be a team player, to form mutually respectful relationship with staff and students and to grow professionally in meeting the challenges of this position
Ability to maintain confidentiality of program and student information
Ability to monitor students while on transport or on site
Able to work with a team as well as the ability to work independently
Must be dependable and reliable in order to meet the demands of this position
Must pass a thorough background check and drug screen
Annual physical and TB clearance required
Hours vary with census and Company needs.
4 / 10-12 hour days or 5 / 8-10 hour day schedules available.
Must be flexible and willing to rearrange hours according to operational needs. Position may require staying past scheduled times for arrivals / departures / red alerts.
Three transports can be refused by employee due to flex in schedule; after that employee and manager will sit down to discuss viability of position moving forward.
14 - Hourly
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Equal Opportunity Employment
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