Seasonal Driver & Holiday Programs Assistant

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Trucking



Overview
Location/Department:Greater Hartford Area Services (Hartford, CT)
FLSA Status:Seasonal Full-time, Non-Exempt (November 29, 2019 to December 27, 2019)
Hours Per Week:40 hours
Schedule:Monday Friday, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM (early morning, evenings, and weekends as needed)
Support all the Greater Hartford holiday programs which includes helping coordinate Angel Tree, Holiday Store, and Adopt-a-Family pick-up dates and routes. Responsible for loading, unloading, and driving a truck or van to pick up holiday items.
Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
+ Help schedule and coordinate pick up routes and delivery of Angel Tree and Adopt-a-Family donations.
+ Drive a 15-17 truck or passenger van to various locations throughout Greater Hartford area to collect items such as food, clothing, and toys and deliver them to The Salvation Army.
+ Load and unload holiday items such as food, clothing, and toys.
+ Interact with staff, donors, and volunteers in a professional and courteous demeanor - profanity or other abusive language or gestures are strictly prohibited.
+ Track collection of holiday items and keep items separate and organized.
+ Communicate all barriers and issues to direct supervisors.
+ Accurately complete a time card each day.
+ Practice safe driving habits and follow all state/national safety regulations and standards.
+ Dress neatly.
+ Keep interior of vehicles clean of debris and clutter.
Qualifications
+ Must possess a valid motor vehicle drivers license.
+ Must be able to pass The Salvation Armys online driver safety course.
+ Shall maintain a valid drivers license, free of restriction by the granting state and Chesterfield Insurance.
+ Must possess a positive and professional
+ Able to work well independently.
+ Ability to follow verbal directions and adapt to changing schedules/routines.
+ Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
+ Reliable and punctual.
+ Ability to drive in inclement weather, such as light snow.
+ Strong customer service and time management skills.
+ Must possess a positive and professional attitude.
+ Will respect and promote the interest of The Salvation Army. The individual is not required to embrace the tenets of faith, but he/she is required to promote and respect the mission of The Salvation Army.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
ACTIVITY
AMOUNT OF TIME
Up to 1/3
1/3 to 2/3
Over 2/3
Climb or balance
x
Lift up to 20 pounds
x
Lift up to 50 pounds
x
Sit
x
Stand
x
Use hands
x
Use sight/vision
x
Walk, bend, kneel
x
The Salvation Army Mission 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.
Divisional Headquarters Vision Statement:
The Southern New England Divisional Headquarters exists to develop its Officers, staff, and volunteers to their fullest ministry potential and to be a catalyst and resource for the growing of healthy, vibrant Corps and other expressions of The Salvation Army mission.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer:All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Job ID2019-6303
CategoryTemporary Jobs
TypeTemporary Full-Time
Associated topics: dispatcher, fleet, fleet management, handler, manager, service manager, supervisor, svce, technician, union

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