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Name Transportation Specialist



PO BOX 278

PABLO MT  59855

(406) 675-2700

PERSONNEL OFFICE FAX:  (406) 226-2562




****V A C A N C Y   A N N O U N C E M E N T****



TITLE:                                  Transportation Specialist – 1 or more positions


LOCATION:                         Tribal Health Department – St. Ignatius


SALARY:                              $15.56 to $17.89 per hour, plus benefits

                                                May be employed under contract


CLOSING DATE:                Thursday, December 7, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. MST




This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.  The successful applicant will be required to serve a mandatory six-month probationary period.


  • Completes a comprehensive written pre-trip inspection of the vehicle daily, reporting any conditions of concern to the Patient Travel Manager before transporting any recipients.
  • Ensures that the cell phone is charged and in proper working order before each trip.
  • Ensures that the vehicle always has sufficient fuel.
  • Ensures that the vehicle is thoroughly cleaned and free of debris inside and out daily.
  • Routinely inventories vehicle emergency and first aid supplies and equipment; reports needs to Patient Travel Manager.
  • Ensures that any necessary transportation devices and aides are secured in place for transporting special needs recipients.
  • In consultation with the Patient Travel Manager, develops and follows efficient and safe routes to insure a timely transport to and from medical appointments and/or Tribal Health sponsored events.
  • Ensures the safety and well-being of all Tribal Health recipients being transported to and from medical appointments or Tribal Health sponsored events.
  • Operates vehicle in such a way that road and safety regulations are always followed. Reports any traffic violations to the Patient Travel Manager and Allied Health Services Division Director immediately.
  • Ensures safe loading and unloading procedures are use with all recipients.
  • Ensures all recipients are in age appropriate safety restraints at all times during transport.
  • Ensures all recipients for transport have been assigned by the Patient Travel Manager.
  • Ensures all recipients are pick up and dropped off at their residence or where designate.
  • Ensures transportation schedule is adequately kept in a punctual and timely manner for safe

transport; making NO ADDITIONAL “side visits” (bank, post office, store, own personal business, etc.) unless approved by the Patient Travel Manager.

  • Transportation Specialist will not transport minors unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian with signatory authority to obtain medical care.
  • Transportation Specialist will refuse transportation to any person who is under the influence of any intoxicated substance to ensure the safety of all receipts.
  • Establishes and maintain clear and professional communication with recipients, medical facility staff, and coworkers to improve quality of service and customer satisfaction.
  • In the event of an accident, ensures that medical emergency procedures are followed; completes a written accident report as required.
  • The incumbent is a mandatory reporter or observed or suspected child abuse and neglect. Must properly report and document any incidents.
  • Will travel throughout the reservation and to state and out-of-state locations for recipient’s medical appointments and for training and meeting purposes.
  • Participates in mandated meetings and seeks ongoing education to improve knowledge and skills for transporting and caring for recipients.
  • Will transport medical equipment, supplies from manufactures or Tribal Health facilities to aid in client care.
  • Work schedule is not always reflective of a typical 8hr day and will require medical transport on major and designed holidays in order to maintain recipient treatment schedules
  • Duties as assigned.


  • Must be 18 years or older with a High School diploma/GED
  • Possess a current and valid Montana driver’s license and be insurable under the Tribes fleet policy.
  • Current physical exam or ability to obtain physical exam upon hire
  • Current on required immunizations or ability to become current upon hire.
  • Verified of recent TB screening or ability to complete the required screening
  • Certification in CPR/First Aid
  • Certification in Defensive and Distracted Driving course; or obtain one within 6 months of hire
  • Certification in Passenger Service and Safety; or obtain one within 6 months of hire
  • This position is subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630.


  1. Completed Tribal employment application.
  2. Copies of relevant academic transcripts, training certificates, and licensure.
  3. Copy of a current valid driver’s license.
  4. Proof of enrollment in a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT.
  5. If claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted.




SUBMIT ALL OF THE ABOVE TO:  Personnel Office, PO Box 278, Pablo MT 59855, telephone (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1040 or


FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Contact Char Neal at 406-675-2700 ext. 5006

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