CDL Bus Driver- Recreation Assistant - Full Time

Lake Success, NY
The Bristal at Lake Success
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
Day Shift

At the present time, we are seeking an experienced, responsible CDL Bus Driver with a clean driving record to transport our Residents and recreation activity staff members to scheduled events, field trips and activities in the safest possible manner.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Assists Residents getting on and off of the bus
  • Greet Residents in a courteous and pleasant manner
  • Drive vehicle abiding by all local and state laws
  • Drive responsibly, without weaving, tail gating, excessive lane changing, and all other irresponsible actions
  • Coordinates proper maintenance and cleaning schedule of the Bristal vehicles
  • Report vehicle malfunctions to the Activities Director
  • Report any vehicle incidents to the Activities Director
  • Complete incident reports for any Resident accidents, injuries or episodes
  • Ensure the vehicle is cleaned out after every trip
  • Performs errands as assigned by Executive Director and/or Activities Director
  • Assists Activities Director with activities-related assignments
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Activities Director, Executive Director or Manager on duty

Please Note: Candidates must submit to a DMV background check. Only those with a clean driving record need apply.

Full Time schedule to include working one weekend day.


  • Valid New York State Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Passenger Endorsement
  • Clean driving record with no moving violations (DMV check will be conducted)
  • Knowledge of care of vehicles and rules of the road
  • Must be pleasant and courteous to Residents and staff
  • Must be able to speak and read English
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Strong sense of direction and a thorough knowledge of layouts of the surrounding area
  • Must have 20/20 vision and good hearing
  • Willingness to assist recreation staff and management with additional tasks as necessary