STATUS Part-Time Non-Exempt, JBER Branch

Basic Job PurposeUnder the supervision of the Executive Director, the Shuttle Van Driver ensures safe transportation of all riders to various destinations on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER).

Functions and Duties:

  • Operate and maintain the ASYMCA Shuttle in a safe manner
  • Comply with all motor vehicle regulations on JBER
  • Be familiar with the roads, housing areas and commonly used facilities on the installation
  • Routinely check vehicle fluid levels – oil, windshield washer, etc. and replenish as needed 
  • Immediately report all vehicle mechanical problems to the Executive Director
  • Clean vehicle interior, including vacuuming floors and cleaning windows, as needed 
  • Remove all debris or garbage left behind by passengers at the end of each shift
  • Maintain records such as passenger sign in rosters and fuel purchases
  • Be courteous to all passengers and other drivers on JBER roadways
  • Become familiar with ASYMCA programs and services and educate passengers on other opportunities offered to them by our organization
  • Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director

Working Conditions:

  • Be able to drive a van or minibus throughout 6 to 7 hour shifts.
  • Able to do daily accounting paperwork and handle money.
  • Ability to sit for extended periods while driving vehicle(s).
  • Possess the ability to lift up to 30 pounds.


  • Must be customer service oriented with good phone and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have a valid Alaska Drivers License.
  • Must have a clean driving abstract.
  • Must have 20/20 vision or vision corrected to 20/20.
  • Must be able to drive in hours of darkness (night driving).
  • Must have knowledge of basic vehicle functions and minor maintenance, e.g. change a flat tire, add oil, washer fluid, charge battery, etc.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Post Hire Requirements:

  • Pass a background check.
  • May occasionally be expected to work at special events outside normal working hours, including occasional weekends.