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AmeriCorp Program: Driver for CARITAS Furniture Bank


General Tasks: Work in Warehouse to receive donations and inventory items as directed by warehouse manager.
Assist volunteers on shoppers to ensure a positive experience.
Provide delivery and pick up services up to 6 households per day, acting as a community
ambassador for the CARITAS Furniture Bank.
Act as a role model for the students in the CARITAS Works program.
Supervise Works interns and volunteers as directed by Warehouse Manager.
Learn and exercise safety measures in the warehouse.
Complete daily truck log and weekly truck maintenance.
Work open Saturdays as needed to deliver or supervise volunteer projects.

Required Qualifications:
Skills Needed: Drivers license, honesty, integrity, positive and teachable attitude, follows directions. Ability to lift 75 pounds or more. As an AmeriCorp member you will provide at least 35 hours of Direct Service each week and be required to complete all training during the service year. All training sessions are mandatory.
Stipend paid: $7200 Distributed in equal bi-monthly payments throughout contract period, Sept 2017 - Feb 2018
This is an AmeriCorp half time position: Contract hours: 900 hours of service, average 35 hours/wk- approximately 8-4 Mon-Thu, 8-3 Fri and one Saturday a month. Educational Award: $2685 This will be awarded upon successful completion of the service term.
How to apply:
Please send your resume to lschmiege@caritasva.org and put job title in the subject line. Thank you.
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