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Driver needed to pick up food donations from restaurants for Chicago Midway Citadel!

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The Salvation Army Metro Chicago

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Activity Summary:

Join us in providing meals to our community by becoming a driver for Salvation Army.

The Restaurant Driver will assist the Corps Officers in picking up meals donated from local restaurants. Duties include, but are not limited to, driving to local restaurants to pick up food, bringing donated food inside building, and organizing food in the kitchen.

The ideal candidate will be available to pick up meals for the following days and times:

  • Tuesdays after 11am (1 pick up)
  • Wednesdays between 9am- 11am (2 pick ups)
  • Wednesdays after 1pm (1 pick up)
  • Fridays after 11am (1 pick up)

Qualifications:

  • 21 years or older
  • Must enjoy working with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Possess effective communication abilities
  • Friendly personality and smile
  • Must be able to comfortably lift cases of food (30+lbs)
  • Reliable, professional and friendly
  • Pass initial screening process
  • Pass Motor Vehicle Registry
  • Have valid license
  • Bilingual abilities are a plus
  • Bring and wear personal face mask
  • Pass health screening including forehead temperature reading and brief questionnaire at start of shift.

Policies:

Alcohol, drugs and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army Facilities or volunteer sites

Pants and shirts must cover the waistband. Flip flops, shorts, tank tops, undershirts, or halter tops, sleeveless shirts, crop tops, spaghetti straps and strapless tops are not permitted. Shoes must be closed toe. Transparent, tight or form fitting clothes are not permitted.

*Off Street Parking is available*

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please contact Lieutenant Ali Welch at alisha.welch@usc.salvationarmy.org or (773)531-8455. You may also visit http://bttr.im/mno97 and sign up.

Thank you again for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

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About The Salvation Army Metro Chicago

Location:

5040 N. Pulaski, Volunteer Resource Department, Chicago, IL 60630, US

Mission Statement

The mission of The Salvation Army is to meet human needs wherever they may be, without discrimination.

Description

The Salvation Army is serving more people in need and delivering the broadest array of services than any other not-for-profit organization in Chicagoland. The Salvation Army is making an impact every day in three key areas of critical importance and concern to people across Chicagoland -- Homelessness, Violence and Education. And, The Salvation Army is delivering the most critical services -- food, shelter, emergency assistance and disaster relief.

In communities throughout Chicago and the surrounding five-county area, we extend emergency and supportive assistance from 28 corps community centers, 80 service extension units, the Emergency Disaster Services Center, residential programs, mobile units, and several counseling sites.

Community
Disaster Relief
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5036 W 47th StChicago, IL 60638

(41.80777,-87.74979)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service
  • Delivery
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • The ideal candidate will be available to pick up meals weekly for the below times: - Tuesdays after 11am (1 pick up) - Wednesdays between 9am- 11am (2 pick ups) - Wednesdays after 1pm (1 pick up) - Fridays after 11am (1 pick up)
  • Bring and wear personal face mask, Pass health screening including forehead temperature reading and brief questionnaire at start of shift, Pass Background Check and Motor Vehicle Registry, and complete Safe from Harm training.

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