Website Wafer Food Pantry

The Mobile Food Pantry is an impactful and growing program with WAFER Food Pantry.

Duties include stocking the mobile pantry vehicle prior to outreach departure, vehicle maintenance, assuring safe storage of items, working one-on-one with patrons, upholding the highest level of confidentiality, scheduling and recruiting volunteers, building community/volunteer relationships, fundraising, marketing, and program development.

Working Conditions:

  1. Work is largely performed in a warehouse or mobile pantry office setting with minimal chance for personal injury. Bathroom facilities are limited when the mobile pantry is operating offsite.
  2. Regular contact with employees, volunteers and clients.
  3. Physical requirements include: regular mental/visual concentration for computer usage; frequent use of keyboard up to three or more hours per day, near and mid-range vision, extended periods in a seated position, standing, walking, stooping, lifting up to 50 pounds, ability to get in and out of the mobile pantry vehicle with an entry/exit further off the ground when compared to a personal vehicle and ability to work in varying temperatures (all seasons).
  4. Hours of work will vary based on mobile pantry outreach schedule and may include additional work hours due to special projects, deadlines, community events, staff coverage, peak service times, or other concerns.

Qualifications:

Prefer experience working with non-profits, fundraising/donation solicitation, marketing, public speaking, volunteer recruitment, and public relations.  Must be able to obtain the Federal Medical Examiners Card to drive the vehicle and lift up to 50 pounds regularly.

Schedule:  Anticipated schedule will be between the hours of 8am-4pm, Monday through Friday, occasional weekends, evenings, or events as needed.

Estimated weekly hours: 20-30

Pay: $13-$15/hour

Applications:  Available at the WAFER office Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 12:30 pm and Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 4 pm to 7:30 pm.  Or download and print from the website, waferlacrosse.org.

Applications are due Friday, April 16th 2021 by noon or until the position is filled.  Position will be filled ASAP with the right candidate.

To apply for this job please visit waferlacrosse.org.