Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas
• Kansas City, KS
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas is looking for a Warehouse Worker/Delivery Driver to successfully promote and support the mission of Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas as guided by the Catholic Social Teachings by receiving, storing, and distribution of food, equipment, and products within the Hope Distribution Center and other CCNEK's emergency Assistance locations. EEO
Drive an agency vehicle to pick up and distribute food donations to CCNEK's Hope Distribution Center and locations
Assist with the set up and collection of food drives
Assist with loading the truck for food drives
Assist with receiving deliveries, off-loading, inspecting, counting, storing properly, and receipting.
Utilizes material handling equipment such as forklifts, etc.
Assist with filling food orders for delivery
Assist with maintenance and cleaning of the distribution center to ensure that industry sanitation and safety codes are followed
High School Diploma or GED
Must be willing to live by the agency's Values, where we are called to show Love, Patience, Kindness, Faithfulness, Self- Control and Joy.
Excellent physical health is required due to activities that involve loading and unloading merchandise
Ability to frequently lift and /or move 60 pounds
Ability to maneuver heavy loads (50 to 2000 pounds) on a pallet jack on & off truck ramps.
Must have or be able to pass DOT certification
Provide an effective communication link between volunteers and staff
Maintain accurate, up-to-date records on trip sheets, vehicle maintenance, fuel purchases, incident reports, vehicle condition reports, and other requested records
Customer service skills that ensure a friendly and helpful experience for our clients
Minimum two years of professional driving experience preferred
Knowledge of basic vehicle operating mechanics
Possession of a safe driving record
Ability to present a professional, enthusiastic attitude through effective communication skills to promote a positive impression of Catholic Charities to our clients and the public
PHYSICAL AND WORK DEMANDS:
Most of the job duties require the employee to sit for longer periods of time, lift, stoop, kneel and crouch.
Depending on the location, a warehouse worker position may involve indoor and outdoor work
Warehouse workers may often have to work at a rapid pace to meet receiving and distribution deadlines
Working inside a warehouse environment
Travel throughout the 21 counties the agency serves in northeast Kansas
Irregular or extended work hours.
Working in commercial freezer (10) and cooler (45).