Truck Driver_NE-Thrift Store Department-401

Burlington, NC 3720 S. CHURCH STREET 27215, 3720 S. CHURCH STREET, BURLINGTON, North Carolina, United States of America Req #16488
Monday, August 30, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized, non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Truck Driver for the Family Thrift Store located in Burlington, NC.

Job Summary

Drives Salvation Army truck along scheduled route to pick-up donations and/or deliver merchandise to customers; operates the truck in compliance with established Salvation Army standards and state driving regulations; lifts, carries, loads and unloads variety of donations including furniture, appliances, clothing, etc.; ensures the safety, security, and accountability of the vehicle and donations at all times; assists in performing work in the thrift/family store and warehouse.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of the assigned geographical area.

Ability to organize pick-up tickets and to schedule route in a manner that saves time and gasoline consumption.

Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with co-workers.

Ability to sort and determine the suitability of donated items.

Ability to ensure the warehouse and dock area and equipment are maintained in a neat, orderly, and secure manner.

Ability to drive a heavy-duty truck.


Education and Experience
High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred but not required,
and
one year experience driving a heavy-duty truck or large van,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Licenses and Certifications

Valid State Drivers License. A CDL is NOT required for this position.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read, write and communicate the English language effectively.

Ability to read and follow a map and/or hand-written directions.

Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.

Ability to drive a box truck safely and in compliance with laws, policies, and regulations.

Duties are usually performed standing. Standing may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of sitting.

Extensive amount of physical effort required associated with lifting, moving, and carrying heavy objects (more than 50 lbs.) frequently.



Additional Information

Pay rate $11.00 per hour
Job Type: Part Time (29 hours a week), Regular
Approved background check report required



All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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Application Submittal Period: August 30th, 2021- October 1, 2021

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!


When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family NSC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Store
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $11.00
  • Required Education High School
  • Job Start Date Friday, October 1, 2021
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  • Burlington, NC 3720 S. CHURCH STREET 27215, 3720 S. CHURCH STREET, BURLINGTON, North Carolina, United States of America