JFS is seeking a Van Driver to join our team at the Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry.
JFS has been building community and enriching the lives of St. Louisans since 1871. JFS provides children, adults and seniors in the St. Louis region with the supports they need to lead vibrant, healthy lives. Led by a team of dedicated and experienced therapists and staff, we offer comprehensive services, ranging from mental and behavioral health care to food and financial assistance.
The Van Driver at travels throughout St. Louis County and City to collect and distribute food for members of our community who are affected by hunger. While engaged in driving for much of the workday, additional tasks are required to support the daily operations of the food pantry. This position requires high energy, a safe driving record and an above average amount of physical effort. The Driver position includes various tasks such as:
Picking up large quantities of food, and occasionally other items, from community locations.
Unloading products and moving them to the warehouse, coolers, and freezer.
Operating forklift and pallet jack to move pallets in support of delivery and storage of food.
Delivering food to elderly and/or disabled clients.
Delivering and picking up baskets and centerpieces for agency's Celebration Basket Program
Maintaining cleanliness in the warehouse, sorting area, parking lot, and outside trash area.
Maintaining a clean van.
Removing trash and breaking down boxes for recycling.
The successful candidate is able to work as part of a team, follow written and verbal instructions, demonstrate flexibility, communicate information to the supervisor and among the other drivers, and build and maintain positive relationships with vendors, volunteers, and co-workers.
High school education or GED.
Able to use office equipment, personal computer, and related software applications.
Valid Class E driver's license.
Passion for the JFS mission.
Builds relationships easily.
Flexible, persistent, and attentive to detail.
$12.00 per hour
30 hours per week, non-exempt
Eligible for Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
For more details or to apply, visit www.jfcsapply.com
Jewish Family And Children's Services