Temporary Driver - No CDL required

Jul 22 2021
Liliuokalani Trust |Honolulu|Full Time, $20.00 - $21.00 / hour
Category: Transportation
Job Description

Job Description 


Job Title: Shuttle Driver                              ​              

Reports to: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt      <​/p>

Aligned Executive: President & Chief Executive Officer

Kīpuka: Lili`uonamo​ku

Department: Lili`uok​alani Center


(Possibility of regular employment!)

This is a pilot position which upon evaluation, may become a regular full time position at LT. Contact us for more info!



Job Purpose

The Shuttle Driver will play a critical role in providing safe and timely transportation for registered youth during the 9-week Fall 2021 program at Lili`uokalani Center. The shuttle driver is responsible for transporting youth to and from the program site, verifying that the vehicle is in appropriate condition. This position is also responsible for providing general support to program managers and teammates at events/activities as assigned.


Essential Responsibilities


  • Ensures the safe pick up and transportation of registered youth from designated pick up sites to program site and back.
  • Reviews and tracks attendance to and from program site.
  • Responsible for immediately contacting program leadership to report any discrepancies on roster, delays, and any other incidents occurring while transporting youth.
  • For the duration of the program, may be called upon to provide transportation for off-site activities, such as field trips or other scheduled events.
  • Supports Program Managers and teammates in creating a safe environment that facilitates learning and is encouraging and engaging for children and youth.
  • Models positive group management practices and actions to ensure program participant safety by developing healthy relationships and appropriate physical and emotional boundaries with children and youth.
  • Must be able to work: 12:00pm – 8:30pm Mondays – Thursdays
  • Abides by COVID-19 guidelines. Conducts COVID-19 screening for all youth prior to entering vehicle. Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of vehicle, pre and post trip, in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines, best practices, and recommendations.
  • Greet and engage youth with aloha.


Other duties:

Contributes to the team’s success by accepting new assignments, helping team members, learning new skills, and striving to improve results.




  • Must be at least 21 years of age with at least one (1) year of driving experience
  • Must be able to obtain all pre-employment requirements set by DOT and Lili`uokalani Trust
  • CPR and First Aid certifications (training will be provided)
  • Defensive driving certification (training will be provided)
  • Current TB clearance required



Job Competencies


  • The Shuttle Driver must have a working understanding of youth development and the ability to successfully manage a group of youth.
  • The Shuttle Driver must provide effective and patient customer service to youth and their `ohana.
  • The Shuttle Driver must be committed to the safety and wellbeing of youth in their care.





Organization Competencies


  • Alignment with Queen’s legacy:  Understanding and appreciation of Queen Liliuokalani’s story, her legacy and the Hawaiian Culture is foundational to staff’s commitment to working with our Hawaiian children, families and communities. Demonstrates respect for and appreciation of Hawaiian values history, and culture, understanding its implication in one’s work, in fostering meaningful relationships, and in embracing the community served.
  • Ho`omau i ka `imi Na`auao (Continuous Learning and Improvement): Committed to creating and reinforcing an environment of continuous learning and improvement. 
  • Ho`ike i na Mana`o Pono (Effective Communication):  Communicates with those we serve and each other in a consistent manner that results in mutual understanding, harmony, and action.  
  • No'ono'o loi (Critical Thinking and Problem Solving): Actively and skillfully understands, conceptualizes, applies, analyzes, synthesizes, and/or evaluates information and develops and supports fact-based analyses and recommendations
  • Ho'o kumu a'e  or `Imi hakuhia (Innovation):  Identifies and integrates creative ideas into new or existing services and promotes effective problem-solving.
  • Pilina Ho`ohana a me ka Hana Hilina`i (Building Relationships and Creating Trust):  Manages relationships to create optimal opportunities and move the organization forward.
  • Alu Like I ka Hana (Teamwork): Works cooperatively and collaboratively with others throughout the organization in alignment with the organization's objectives.
  • Ho`onui I ka `Ike (Capacity Building): Encourages personal growth by exhibiting trust and a belief in the capacity of others.










Mental and Physical Demands:

Ability to lift 25lbs pounds. Requires frequent sitting, bending, standing…


Terms and Conditions of Employment


As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to LT’s policies and procedures.