Pantry Worker/Custodian

14600 Tamiami Trail, North Port, FL 34287, USA Req #9513
Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Pantry Worker/Custodian for the Social Services Office located in North Port, Florida.



Job Summary

Operates the pantry/distribution area of the Social Services/Crisis Management Department. Packages grocery bags and ensures that there is always a sufficient supply of filled bags ready for distribution to clients.  Maintains inventory of canned goods, baby supplies, and baked goods. Cleans and maintains the buildings and grounds to ensure the neatness and cleanliness of the same on a daily basis.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to perform basic arithmetic.

Ability to sort items in alphabetical and numerical form.

Ability to lift and carry filled grocery bags and boxes of canned goods up to 25 lbs.

Ability to be supportive of the overall mission of The Salvation Army, neither compromising nor instituting any conflict that would bring discredit to the organization or its affiliates.

Ability to perform general maintenance and cleaning activities for buildings and grounds.

Ability to follow instructions and work independently.



Education and Experience

High School diploma or G.E.D.


six months experience performing general housekeeping duties,


any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Licenses and Certifications

Valid Florida State Drivers license.



Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language is required.

Ability to communicate the Spanish language is a plus.

Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and climbing.

Ability to exert the physical energy required to performing housekeeping and minor maintenance work.

Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.



Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Social Services
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $10.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $11.34
  • 14600 Tamiami Trail, North Port, FL 34287, USA