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Voluntary Service-Uptown and Downtown Divisions/CBOC 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, or any portion as agreed upon. Volunteers will drive Veterans needing transportation to and from the Medical Center for appointments.
(Send an email to: VHAAUGVoluntaryService@va.gov and Donna.Ingram@va.gov if you are interested in this position or call 706-731-7256.)
Van Driver for Veterans
2. Purpose of Assignment
The Van Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient transport of customers in passenger vans. Van Drivers must provide a superior customer service experience for each passenger. In this visible role, it is important that the Van Driver maintains a positive attitude and professional appearance at all times. The Van Driver reports to the Hospital Service Coordinator.
4. Time Commitment
6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. one weekday weekly - Augusta local drivers
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. one weekday weekly - Drivers serving outlying areas
5. Skill Requirements
6. Training and Skill Development
Volunteer reports to: Hospital Service Coordinator
Feedback: Annual written
* Refuse transportation for Veterans not ready/present for transportation to/from VA facility ????
9. Supporting policies
* VHA Handbook 1620.01
* VHA Handbook 1620.02
* Medical Center Policy MEMORANDUM NO. 119-14-01
* Medical Center Policy MEMORANDUM NO. 119-14-10
Where/what’s provided: Office located at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, 1 Freedom Way, Augusta, GA 30904. Vehicle is provided along with fleet card for fuel and other authorized purchases.
1 Freedom Way (119U), Voluntary Service Downtown Division, Augusta, GA 30904, US
To do all that we can for veterans.
The Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center is a two division medical center located in Augusta. We provide primary care, acute care, and long term care planning for our Veteran patients. Voluntary Service is all about volunteering, donations, and creating opportunities for all of us to give back and care for our Veterans. Whether you wish to volunteer or wish to donate materials or funding to benefit our Veterans, we are the place ot start. Our volunteer program covers all aspects of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center. We seek to create volunteer positions that are rewarding and purposeful for all volunteers. Veterans need and deserve the best we can give them. We stand ready to help you make a difference in the lives of our Veterans.
We'll work with your schedule.
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December 10, 2019