Volunteers of America Los Angeles Driver PT - (EHS - South Bay) in Long Beach, California
About Us: Volunteers of America of Greater Los Angeles is a large, national not-for-profit organization founded in 1896. We provide a variety of social services to Los Angeles area communities such as Head Start programs, Upward Bound college prep programs, veterans’ services, homeless shelters, low-income housing program as well as drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Learn more at www.voala.org.
Through our Head Start and Early Head Start programs, we work with children (ages 2 – 5) and their families to provide the skills, confidence and stable home life necessary for a smooth transition into kindergarten and beyond.
Responsibilities: • Assembly, packing and proper placement and care of meals including ensuring appropriate temperature levels of meals when distributed to school sites across Los Angeles County • On-time receiving, transferring, and organizing food supplies when delivered to kitchen facility • Maintain the interior and exterior of all buildings, parking lots and grounds in good order • Maintains all indoor and outdoor delivery equipment in a safe and attractive condition painting, and repairing as needed. Work closely with outside maintenance personnel • Maintain program vehicle in good operating condition, clean vehicle and equipment after each delivery • Assist nutrition staff with various production needs, perform other related duties as assigned
Requirements: • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred • Experienced and dependable driver (catering/food delivery experience preferred) • Attention to detail, especially concerning counting accurately and organizing deliveries/equipment • Able to perform physical requirements of job, including ability to safely lift and operate wheeled carts and dollies • Takes pride in maintaining a clean, orderly environment and delivering a high quality product to schools • Fingerprint clearance required prior to employment
Health Requirements: • Proof at the time of hire ◦ TB clearance within 6 months prior ◦ Annual Influenza vaccination (between Aug 1 – Dec 1) ◦ Pertussis (whooping cough) and measles immunization
• Health screening at the time of employment • Requires ability to interact with children in a busy environment including, but not limited to: ◦ Able to lift up to 50 lbs ◦ Frequently kneel and squat ◦ Ability to move quickly
Additional Requirements: • Fingerprint clearance required prior to employment • Must have valid California driver's license and have clean driving record to be insurable by VOALA insurance
VOALA is an Equal Opportunity Employer