Angel Tree Driver -- MAAC
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Christmas Truck Driver for the Metro Atlanta Area Command, located in, Norcross, Georgia.
Drives truck and/or van to mall(s) to pick up gifts and take them to the Christmas warehouse.Responsible for driving the truck and/or van to and from homes, agencies, and churches to pick up gifts, stockings, etc.Loads and unloads gifts from the truck to the warehouse.Operates the truck and/or van in compliance with established Salvation Army standards and State driving regulations; lifts, carries, loads, and unloads Christmas donations, gifts, stocks, etc.; ensures the safety, security and accountability of the vehicle and donations at all times; assists in performing work at the Christmas warehouse and center as requested.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the assigned geographic area. Ability to organize route in a manner that saves time and gasoline consumption. Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with co-workers and donors. Ability to perform general cleaning activities for building. Ability to follow instructions.
Education and Experience
A High School diploma or GED. A minimum of two years driving experience.
Licenses and Certifications
Valid State Driver’s License
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read and communicate the English language. Ability to operate commercial equipment. Ability to exert the physical energy required to performing duties given. Ability to perform continuous stooping, standing, and climbing as well as lift and carry and/or push/pull moderate (25 – 50 lbs.)and possibly heavy (50-100 lbs.) materials and donations. Work is performed in a warehouse building with some exposure to outdoor temperatures, dirt, dust and/or disagreeable sights and orders.
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: 09/02/2021 – 09/16/2021
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
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family GA-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Social Services
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Seasonal
- Hiring Rate $15.00
- Travel Required Yes
- Job Start Date Monday, October 4, 2021
- Job End Date Monday, December 20, 2021
- Norcross, GA 1000 CENTER PLACE 30093 , 1000 CENTER PLACE, Norcross, Georgia, United States of America