Transportation Specialist

Organization Overview

Family & Child Empowerment Services (FACES) SF provides families who live and work in San Francisco with high-quality early childhood education and enrichment, job support, training, and placement, and comprehensive family support services and referrals. Our mission is to empower families who live and work in San Francisco to transform their futures through evidence-based educational and economic opportunities.

Position Summary

The Transportation Specialist will provide support for program operations and transportation for students enrolled in the school age program at FACES SF Bayview campus. The primary function of the position is to provide transportation for students between local schools and our campus. This position will also maintain standard vehicle maintenance as needed to ensure safety. In addition, the Transportation Specialist will provide non-transportation related operational program support to maintain full time hours.

What You’ll Do

  • Transport children between local schools and campus
  • Provide transportation to and from field trips and serve as chaperone as needed
  • Ensure the safety of students
  • Perform maintenance and safety inspections before and after each transport
  • Maintain clean and mechanically sound vehicle at all times
  • Assist program operations as needed
  • Attend staff/site/meetings and trainings


  • Possess a valid driver license
  • Clean driving record for the past 5 years (no traffic citations, at fault accidents,etc.)
  • Experience working with children (child development education is a plus!)
  • Must be able to maintain proper adult-child boundaries
  • Clean child abuse and criminal background clearance
  • Qualities
  • Patient, attentive, and excellent decision-making skills
  • Knowledge of child development milestones
  • Commitment to safety and teamwork
  • Reliable and safe driver

What We Offer

  • Hourly compensation between $25-$27 based on experience
  • Three weeks of vacation, ten sick days, ten paid holidays, and a paid winter closure between Christmas and New Year’s
  • 100% employer covered health care for employee, and 25% coverage for dependent
  • A retirement plan with employer match up to 7% of your salary
  • Ongoing professional development for all staff
  • Management support and reimbursement opportunities for your continuing education
  • A chance to positively impact the lives of young children and their families
  • A fun, dynamic and collaborative working environment
  • Opportunity to be a part of a movement toward educational and economic justice

FACES SF is a welcoming space for all. We embrace diversity in all forms- race, gender identity, sexuality, country of origin, religion, or ability. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. FACES SF is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 – $27.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Work Location: One location