• Warehouse Worker/Delivery Driver

    Catholic Charities of Northeast KansasKansas City, KS

    Job #438785683

  • 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

    PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

    • 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

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

    • 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

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • 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).

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