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Distribution Center - Sorter/Packer

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ORGANIZATION: Medical Teams International

  • 85 people are interested

Are you interested in making a difference in your community as well as abroad? Then come volunteer with Medical Teams International!

We need volunteers of all ages, skill sets, and backgrounds to volunteer in our Distribution Center (DC). Our Distribution Center receives donations of medical supplies that our volunteers then sort and pack into shipments to be shared with local community partners as well as sent to our partners around the world. While knowledge of health products is certainly helpful, it is not a requirement and we provide proper training and mentorship of all our volunteers.

By volunteering in the Distribution Center you are directly helping refugees, women & children, and other vulnerable populations by assisting in the provision of life-saving medical supplies.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Boxing and inventorying product
- Pre-sorting medical supplies
- Building and shrink-wrapping pallets
- Completing computer work related to pallets
- Loading shipping containers with product
- Janitorial, including sweeping and mopping floors
- Assist in other areas within the warehouse as needed

Potential Tools and Equipment Used:
- Hand truck/Pallet Jack
- Tape gun
- Shrink wrap machine
- Box Cutter

Desired Minimum Qualifications/Physical Demands:
- Basic awareness of warehouse safety (training provided)
- Able to lift 30 lbs
- Able to stand and walk for extended periods of time

Commitment:
- Our volunteers serve for one, 4-hour shift a week M-F mornings from 8am-noon or M-Thu. afternoons from noon-4pm.
- We ask for volunteers to be able to serve once per week for at least three months.

To Apply:
Apply today via the link provided below:

https://www.cognitoforms.com/MedicalTeamsInternational1/VolunteerApplication

Select "Domestic - HQ" as your main area of focus and "Tigard" as where you would like to serve.

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About Medical Teams International

Location:

14150 SW Milton Court, Tigard, OR 97224, US

Mission Statement

To demonstrate the love of Christ to people affected by poverty, conflict and disaster.

Description

In our broken world, so many people are suffering. They are pushed to the margins and forgotten. Men, women, and children are persecuted and left without homes. They are hurting, sick, and in crisis.

God calls us to love the vulnerable, to dare to love like Jesus. He uses us to provide those in crisis with protection and care.

We work to restore health as the first step to restoring hope. Because every person deserves the chance for a better life. Because every person - no matter where they are or how desperate their situation - matters.

CAUSE AREAS

Disaster Relief
Faith-Based
International
Disaster Relief, Faith-Based, International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

14150 SW Milton Ct.Tigard, OR 97224

(45.41727,-122.75434)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Warehousing
  • Inventory Management
  • Data Entry
  • Disaster Response
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-8 hours per week. Minimum one day a week.
  • Ability to stand, lift, and do physical tasks. Volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

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