11-006 - Driver/Food Pantry Worker (Part-Time) - CAS/Anaheim Red Shield

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The Salvation Army USA Western Territory
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Anaheim, CA
recency icon Posted 09-11-2023

Job Description

DescriptionMission Statement The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Position Summary The Salvation Army Anaheim Red Shield Corps is looking for a part-time Driver/Food Pantry Worker to pick up donated goods and assist in the food pantry and food distributions. Essential Functions Responsibilities: This is a part-time position. Responsible for driving an official Salvation Army vehicle to pick up and deliver donated goods on scheduled days; loading, unloading the items and separating donated goods. Act as personal representative of The Salvation Army and insure that all clients are treated courteously. Immediately report any problem in pick-ups to direct supervisor. Assist with the distribution of food boxes by working directly with the Food Pantry Coordinator and distributing appropriately sized food boxes to clients and families of various sizes. Work with the Food Pantry Coordinator by helping keep food pantry clean and neat, rotating stock on a regular basis. Help keep all freezers and coolers at proper temperatures and maintain regular cleaning schedules. Help the food pantry by maintain a clean and organized working area and assist as needed. Catalog all items received in the food pantry. This includes, but not limited to: donations given through Gifts-In Kind, deliveries through United Food Bank, and donations through local community churches, schools and organization. Help keep records of all incoming donated goods and complete all reporting documents as required. Other driving duties during the Holiday Season. Other duties as assigned to assist in the function of the organization. Working Conditions Ability to walk, stand, bend, squat, climb, kneel and twist on an intermittent or sometimes continuous basis. Ability to be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Ability to grasp, push, pull objects such as files, file cabinets drawers and reach overhead. Ability to operate computer, fax and telephone. Required Qualifications High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. Must Be at Least 21 years old. Valid California Driver's License with a clean driving record. Must pass fleet driving test as required by The Salvation Army policy. Background check required. Must have or obtain Food Handlers certificate within 30 days of employment. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Skills, Knowledge & Abilities Ability to drive a van and box truck. Knowledge of the assigned geographical area. Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with the public and community Customer orientation and ability to adapt/respond to different types of characters. Ability to work independently and cooperatively with co-worker and volunteers. Must have good communication and organizational skills. Ability to prepare accurate and complete records, reports, and statistics. QualificationsEducationHigh School or Equivalent (required)Licenses & CertificationsFood Handler's Card (required)Driver's License (required)Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)