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PAID INTERNSHIP FOR VETERANS! In-Kind Logistics Veteran Internship

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ORGANIZATION: Soldiers' Angels - San Antonio

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Are you a Veteran that has been struggling since leaving the Service? Are you looking for a way to develop a skill to help you in the civilian world? Do you have a passion to give back to the military community but don’t know how? Soldiers’ Angels could be the answer you have been looking for. If you are a veteran and need some guidance and support with finding your passion or finding meaningful employment this might be a great fit for you! 85% of interns who participate in this program will achieve their established goals! This role is specifically to help our Logistics and In-kind Department.

The In-Kind Logistics Veteran Internship is responsible for the management and processing of all in-kind donations to the organization for two holiday programs, Holiday Community Partners and Treats for Troops.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Process all incoming donations during holiday campaigns.
  • Complete the appropriate Soldiers’ Angels in-kind donation records as well as the filing of in-kind records and VA donation records for assigned in-kind donations.
  • Assist with all aspects of shipping and receiving, to include unloading delivery trucks and/or freight shipments.
  • Prepares packages and pallets to be shipped out daily.
  • Maintains a safe and clear work area by keeping shelves, pallets and workstations neat and organized.
  • Work and communicate with donors and business participants to engage them for both programs.
  • Recruit and manage volunteers to assist with packing and sorting candy, packing and inspecting stockings and processing donations. Works with Sign up Genius and schedules volunteers for shifts to ensure proper volunteer coverage to keep up with the demand.
  • Work with VA Reps, Program Managers, VP of Programs, Senior Director of Field Operations, and Regional Directors to know the needs in the local areas to best direct holiday in-kind donations quickly and efficiently and ensuring product is needed at receiving site.
  • Work with VA reps, Regional Directors, and Area Managers to ensure proper networks and resources are established to utilize all candy for the Treats for Troops campaign.
  • Work with VA sites on needs for additional goods to re-package and fill all holiday stockings for proper use.

REQUIRED MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED TO BE A VETERAN (DEALBREAKER)

  • Some college preferred, but not required.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Able to regularly lift up to 70 lbs.
  • High energy and passion for Soldiers’ Angels’ mission is essential
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A professional and resourceful style; the ability to work independently and as a team player, to take initiative, and to manage multiple tasks and projects at a time.
  • Computer proficiency, with expertise in Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Must pass a background check

Stipend is $1,500 a month for six months

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About Soldiers' Angels - San Antonio

Location:

2895 NE Loop 410, Suite 107, San Antonio, TX 78218, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Soldiers’ Angels is to provide aid, comfort, and resources to the military, veterans, and their families.

Description

Soldiers' Angels HQ located in San Antonio, Texas supports the South Texas Veterans Affairs Healthcare System which encompasses the greater San Antonio metropolitan area and Kerrville.

Soldiers' Angels has many wonderful programs to support our military families, deployed service members, wounded service members and veterans. Our programs are broken into categories based on the population they serve. Soldiers' Angels offers programs for wounded, deployed, families, and others. Most of our programs could not be possible without the support of the wonderful Angels who dedicate their time, money and talents, to the organization.

"May No Soldier Go Unloved" encapsulates the motivation behind Soldiers' Angels. The volunteers of Soldiers' Angels work tirelessly supporting our nation's veterans, wounded heroes, deployed service members and their families.

In 2017 alone, Soldiers’ Angels provided over $17 million in aid to over 360,000 service members, veterans, wounded heroes, and military families. Soldiers’ Angels volunteers are the heart of the organization and logged over 148,000 volunteer hours just in 2017!

CAUSE AREAS

Computers & Technology
Employment
Veterans & Military Families
Computers & Technology, Employment, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2895 NE Loop 410 San Antonio, TexasSuite 107San Antonio, TX 78216

(29.5353,-98.491)
 

SKILLS

  • Supply Chain Logistics
  • Warehousing
  • Inventory Management
  • Database Administration
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Monday through Friday 9am - 5pm for 6 months
  • Must be a Veteran and be able to lift 70 lbs.

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