Driver/Food Pantry Worker

FL - Miami, FL 1907 NW 38th St. 33142, 1907 NW 38th St, Miami, Florida, United States of America Req #14522
Friday, April 16, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Driver/Food Pantry Worker  for the Miami Area Command, located in Miami, Florida.


Job Summary

Handles the Food Pantry services on assigned days; obtains, receives, organizes and distributes supplies of food and other items; assesses client needs and maintains records and reports of services provided. Drives a Salvation Army vehicle to transport clients to designated places and pick up and transport donated goods on assigned days.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of acceptable driving techniques and practices; knowledge of safety precautions associated with transporting passengers; Ability to drive a passenger vehicle ensuring the safety of passengers and protection of the vehicle; Ability to read and follow maps; Ability to recruit, train, and supervise volunteers.

Ability to gauge time needed to arrive at destination; Skill at using computer for record keeping; Ability to plan and coordinate the distribution of food and commodities to meet the needs of the program; Ability to maintain an adequate inventory of food and commodities to meet the needs of the program. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write and communicate the English language.

 

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or G.E.D. and two years experience operating an automotive vehicle, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Bending, lifting and the ability to lift at least 50 pounds on daily basis. Ability to drive a vehicle in heavy traffic and extended trips. Ability to drive a vehicle in heavy traffic and extended trips.  Ability to spend the night away from home due to extended trips. Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing and climbing.

 

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 mission.

 

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom if this posting.

 

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

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • FL - Miami, FL 1907 NW 38th St. 33142, 1907 NW 38th St, Miami, Florida, United States of America