The Boccardo Reception Center (BRC) is the largest homeless shelter and service facility in Santa Clara County with a capacity of up to 250 homeless persons. The BRC is a multi-service facility that offers numerous programs and services, including year-round emergency shelter, a medical clinic, public benefits enrollment and advocacy, job search and retention assistance, group workshops and additional resources, information and referral to community partners, housing search and financial assistance, and free restroom, shower, and laundry facilities. The BRC facility is open and staffed seven days per week, 24 hours per day.
HomeFirst has also operated the Cold Weather Shelter Program (CWSP) since 1987 to provide temporary shelter during the cold weather and rainy season to people who are homeless. Our focus is on providing a safe environment and the basic necessities of life.
Safely operate 16+ passenger shuttle/van
Deliver clients to preset destinations according to a schedule
Must maintain trip logs with details (passenger count, route details, etc.)
Keep neat, complete vehicle logs, including Maintenance, Route Details, and Fuel
Must have expertise in handling the shuttle and ability to complete minor maintenance tasks such as oil checks, tire pressure, air filter, etc.
Help maintain and keep the shuttle clean and operational
Provide daily inspections and report any deficiencies to manager immediately
Must be aware of city roadways and be able to interpret road maps
Transport and pick-up supplies to/from other programs/facilities, such as the shelters, jail, etc.