Job Title Runner
Location Nashville, TN
Department Fleet
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Shifts hiring Full-time

Acadian Ambulance has an immediate opening for a Full-time Runner position at the Fleet Mechanic shop in Nashville, TN. 

JOB SUMMARY:  Assist the fleet maintenance department by delivering and picking up company vehicles scheduled for preventative maintenance or repairs.  This task may result in driving for up to several hours in one day.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed, to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, duties, skills or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended to be a general description of the essential duties and requirements common to positions of this type and may be subject to change.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Deliver and pick up company vehicles as requested to assist fleet maintenance with the performance of preventative maintenance or repairs.
  2. Pick up and deliver vehicle parts and supplies.
  3. Review equipment on ambulances and complete equipment checklists.
  4. Stock Ambulance with equipment, to include stretchers, oxygen bottles and other items which could weigh over 50 lbs.
  5. Wash company vehicles.
  6. Re-fuel company vehicles.
  7. Assist with shop maintenance—this includes, but is not limited to, sweeping, trash disposal, organizing supplies.
  8. Work with supervisors and crew members to coordinate the transference of vehicles to and from the vehicle maintenance shop. Utilize company radios and other communication methods.
  9. Perform all other duties as requested by supervision.



  1. High School Diploma or GED required.
  2. Clean driving record.  Current driver’s license (Class-C TX; Class-D LA/MS).



  1. Maintain social, ethical and organizational norms.
  2. Achieve accomplishment of all task details, no matter how small.
  3. Maintain good personal motivation; develop a sense of ownership of job tasks and results.
  4. Must have a sense of urgency for all work performed.
  5. Ability to work under the pressure of meeting strict deadlines.
  6. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


  1. Orientation to job requirements.
  2. Completion of Acadian gen. orientation.


Specific situations that lead to environmental conditions can include:  hazardous materials, electrical emergencies, vehicular accidents, outdoor emergency settings, hurricanes, tornadoes, industrial accidents, conditions affecting driving, settings where heavy equipment such as extrication tools are in use, etc.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Any questions regarding this position can be directed to Adriana Matte in Human Resources, (337) 291-1507;

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