Post Date: 07/10/2020
Close Date: 09/09/2020
At Ride Connection we’re passionate about moving people. Transportation lies at the heart of equity, allowing people access to the things they need to survive and thrive. Last year we provided over half a million free rides for older adults, people with disabilities, low-income individuals, rural residents and general public. We have built and continue to develop programs that allow us to provide the best option for each individual, suited to their level of need. We place a high emphasis on diversity and inclusion in our workplace. Staff and volunteers are valued for the experience and unique viewpoints they bring to the job. Our culture is one of empowering our employees, building collaborative teams and encouraging a good work/life balance. We offer flexible work schedules, annual TriMet passes, competitive benefit package and generous paid time off.
We are looking for someone who has a desire to impact our ability to provide more transportation options in the community by becoming a Mobility Specialist – Bilingual - Chinese.
As Mobility Specialist – Bilingual - Chinese you will be located with social service resources in an effort to provide wrap-around supports to eligible participants. The Mobility Specialist will serve as the Ride Connection representative at Asian Health Service Center in Portland. The ability to fluently speak and read Chinese and preferred to also speak and read Vietnamese and/or Korean. The overarching goal of this effort is to provide for a coordinated, comprehensive approach to enhancing an individual’s knowledge and ability to access appropriate transportation options independently.
Complete details: https://rideconnection.org/