Organization Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services
Post Date November 14, 2017
Job Title Driver
Description Driver position available in Sacramento, CA.
Opportunity Type Job
Job Responsibilities

The Class C Driver will:
• Drive SFBFS vehicles to accomplish all donation pick-ups, product deliveries and food drive barrel delivery/pick-up
• Use material handling equipment (forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.) in a safe manner to perform all daily warehouse duties: receiving, storage, agency order pulling, salvage, produce sorting and receiving
• Maintain relationships between SFBFS and partner agencies, grocery stores and all other personnel
• Compile weights for all items picked up on grocery routes and additional pickups and complete proper paperwork for inventory of items
• Sort, organize and restock items in designated area in warehouse and coolers
• Adhere to proper standards regarding product quality, dating and rotation on trucks and in warehouse
• Monitor equipment condition and maintain equipment logs; fill out vehicle log sheets
• Assist with organization and cleanliness of warehouses and vehicle fleet
• Other duties as assigned.

Application Qualifications

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• Possession and maintenance of a clean California Class C driver's license
• One year of route driving experience in 24ft – 26ft refrigerated and dry cargo box truck with liftgate and one year of previous warehouse experience including: inventory/order picking, safe operation of forklifts, pallet jacks, other warehouse equipment, heavy lifting and other related warehouse tasks
• Proven track record of dependability with an impeccable safety and attendance record
• Ability to meet all physical requirements of the job (occasionally lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 lbs., moving pallets up to 2,000 lbs., etc.)
• Professional demeanor, flexible, and able to respond to multiple demands.

Benefits

Comprehensive benefits

Deadline December 15, 2017
How to Apply

Applicants must submit resume, cover letter, SFBFS’ employment application (Found here: www.sacramentofoodbank.org/employment) which should include three professional references to employment@sacramentofoodbank.org for consideration. No phone calls please.

About the Organization

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS), a local non-profit organization serving families and individuals in need since 1976, offers fifteen diverse programs and services at two facilities in Sacramento. A staff of 83 and several thousand volunteers accomplish SFBFS’ mission of assisting families in need by alleviating their immediate pain and problems and by moving them toward self-sufficiency and financial independence. For more information, please visit www.sacramentofoodbank.org

Additional Information

The Class C Driver is responsible for managing and collecting daily donations from grocery stores, wholesalers, farmers and individual corporate donors that are participating in donation drives in a timely fashion. In addition, drivers work in assisting with maintaining cleanliness and organization of warehouses and vehicle fleet.

 

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