Van/Truck Driver


(36.59239,-79.40454)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

750 Memorial DriveDanville, VA 24541


About

Position Title: Driver

Purpose: The Driver is responsible for food donation pick-up and assisting warehouse staff and volunteers as needed

Duties:

  • Timely pick-up from local stores and delivery of products
  • Complies with material handling and food safety guidelines and advises management on needed actions
  • Assists with unloading and storing all products according to established procedures
  • Assists donors with unloading food
  • Records poundage of food donations
  • Keeps accurate mileage records in logbooks
  • May be asked to assist with local food drives and special events related to food pick-up

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Must have a valid Virginia driver’s license and own transportation (God’s Storehouse will provide the truck or van used to pick up donated food items)
  • Safe driving record required
  • Experience driving large van, large and small trucks
  • Experience in the operation and maintenance of warehouse equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks according to the established safety regulations
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Available to work weekday mornings and occasional weekends

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift, push, and pull a minimum of 60 pounds repetitively and safely
  • Ability to stand for up to 2 hours at a time
  • Ability to tolerate walking and standing on hard surfaces for up to 2 hours at a time
  • Ability to climb into and out of a truck

Time Commitment:

Time commitment varies depending on volunteer availability. A typical shift will be 3-4 hours, up to three times per week. If unable to commit to a weekly shift, volunteers can also opt to be placed on an alternate list to be called whenever there is a volunteer absence or special event.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

8:30am-12pm

8:30am-12pm

8:30am-12pm

8:30am-12pm

8:30am-12pm

12:30-2pm


Training and Support:

The Driver will receive an orientation to God’s Storehouse from the Assistant Director prior to starting the position. New volunteers will serve alongside experienced volunteers for on-the-job training. All volunteers will receive on-going trainings applicable to their position.

Skills

  • Truck Driving
  • Bus/Van Driving
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-10 hours per week

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