Home ┬╗ Warehouse Associate & Driver East Side House Settlement United States

Warehouse Associate & Driver East Side House Settlement United States

  • Part-Time
  • United States
  • Applications have closed

Website East Side House Settlement

New Warehouse Associate & Driver jobs are open in United States. The jobs are offered by East Side House Settlement.

Brief Details

Job: Warehouse Associate & Driver

Advertisements

Company: East Side House Settlement
Location: United States

Job Description

Position Title

Warehouse Associate & Driver (Temporary Position)

Program

Harvest to Haven

Site/Location

East Side House Settlement Warehouse:

2407-13 3rd Avenue, Bronx, NY 10451

FLSA-Classification

Non-Exempt

Reports To

Distribution & Inventory Coordinator

Date

Immediate

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/ Objective

East Side House Settlement is a community resource in the South Bronx. We believe education is the key that enables all people to create an economic and civic opportunities for themselves, their families and the communities. We are seeking a dynamic, hard-working and team player who shares our passion for providing exceptional services to meet the needs of children and families in the South Bronx and Northern Manhattan communities.

Harvest to Haven program is in response to the incredible increase in demand for food as a result of COVID-19-related job loss and income insecurity. Through this program, East Side House purchases surplus crop from farmers, and distributes it, along with other pantry items, to families in need. To date we continue to serve thousands of families on a weekly basis.

East Side House is seeking exceptionally qualified candidates for the role of Warehouse Associate and Driver. The ESH Harvest to Haven Warehouse Associate & Driver will work at the direction of the Harvest to Haven Distribution & Inventory Coordinator to pick up, receive, and maintain large food supply inventories at our warehouse location in the South Bronx. The Warehouse Associate & Driver will also rotate inventory and prepare donated food boxes to be moved down to distribution sites on a weekly basis.

Essential Functions:

Under the direct supervision of the Harvest to Haven Distribution & Inventory Coordinator, the Warehouse Associate & Driver responsibilities include but are not restricted to those listed below:

At the direction of the Coordinator, the driver will arrange for pick-up and drop-off rental truck or ESH vehicles on a daily and weekly basis to be used for pick-up and drop off food inventory.
The Warehouse Associate & Driver will conduct weekly pick-ups of large purchased warehouse inventory using a truck to pick up from the food depot locations.
Pick up/drop off food supplies daily and will assist to rotate produce and non-produce inventory in and out of the warehouse.
Work with staff and volunteers to unload deliveries, prepare requested food supplies for distribution locations.
Assist, monitor and track what is in the warehouse and what needs to be moved out on a daily/weekly basis.
Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Required Skills/ Abilities

Proficiency in use of technology such as laptop computers and tablets;
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel for tracking inventory;
Thorough understanding of warehouse policies and procedures.
Good analytical skills and ability to make sound judgments relative to inventory.
Excellent communication, project management, and multi-tasking skills
Ability to drive safely.
Ability to use navigation tools such as onboard GPS, smartphone apps, and/or web-based or physical maps.
Able to remain professional and courteous at all times.
Required Education and Experience:

High school diploma or the equivalent is required
Must have a valid drivers license with and clean driving record;
Must be able drive a box truck up to 26ft – No CDL required
Able to lift heavy boxes of 50lbs or more a must;
Demonstrated cultural competence with respect to the South Bronx and New York City;
Understanding of New York Citys diversity and experience working with people of diverse backgrounds;
Certified in Food Safety by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene preferred;
Experience in food operations including produce preferred.
Supervisory Responsibility

None.

Work Environment

This job can operate in different sites such as warehouse and/or office.

Travel

Local travel is expected for this position.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. They will also be required to lift 50 lbs. or more and ability to move around the warehouse. Must be able to complete various activities in the warehouse that may require hours of lifting, standing, and carrying.
Work Schedule

This is a part-time temporary position. Days and hours of work will range within Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and occasional weekends. Work days/hours subject to change based on ESHs program needs.

Qualifications
Required Skills/ Abilities

Proficiency in use of technology such as laptop computers and tablets;
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel for tracking inventory;
Thorough understanding of warehouse policies and procedures.
Good analytical skills and ability to make sound judgments relative to inventory.
Excellent communication, project management, and multi-tasking skills
Ability to drive safely.
Ability to use navigation tools such as onboard GPS, smartphone apps, and/or web-based or physical maps.
Able to remain professional and courteous at all times.
Required Education and Experience:

High school diploma or the equivalent is required
Must have a valid drivers license with and clean driving record;
Must be able drive a box truck up to 26ft – No CDL required
Able to lift heavy boxes of 50lbs or more a must;
Demonstrated cultural competence with respect to the South Bronx and New York City;
Understanding of New York Citys diversity and experience working with people of diverse backgrounds;
Certified in Food Safety by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene preferred;
Experience in food operations including produce preferred.
Supervisory Responsibility

None.

Work Environment

This job can operate in different sites such as warehouse and/or office.

Travel

Local travel is expected for this position.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. They will also be required to lift 50 lbs. or more and ability to move around the warehouse. Must be able to complete various activities in the warehouse that may require hours of lifting, standing, and carrying.

ID: CwQf0TIElQ

Tagged as: , , , , ,