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New SitePack Volunteer Program Facilitator jobs are open in Mesa, AZ 85210. The jobs are offered by Feed My Starving Children.
Job: SitePack Volunteer Program Facilitator
Company: Feed My Starving Children
Location: Mesa, AZ 85210
Facilitate an exceptional volunteer experience through authentic interactions with volunteers and showcasing Feed My Starving Children (FMSC)’s mission through hospitality. Educate, encourage and inspire volunteers to become engaged and invested in feeding kids. Lead food packing sessions, uphold workplace and food safety policies and procedures. Perform warehousing tasks. Assist with site initiatives and special projects.
Pay, Schedule & Benefits:
Wage is $13.70/hour. This is a part-time, non-exempt (hourly) position. This is not a seasonal position.
Regularly scheduled for part-time hours to include a combination of weekdays, weeknights and Saturdays, subject to site staffing needs. Occasional Sunday and holiday availability required. Must occasionally pick up sub shifts.
Attend the monthly team meeting and other occasional required trainings/meetings.
Benefits include 401(k) with employer match and paid sick leave.
What You’ll Do:
Facilitate an exceptional volunteer experience. Warmly greet volunteers, create a great first impression, answer questions, build rapport, authentically thank them and express how important their contribution is to FMSC.
Inspire volunteers to become invested in feeding kids. Educate and encourage volunteers through public speaking and one-on-one interactions. Invite donations and product purchases. Instruct on how to pack food.
Orchestrate packing sessions. Monitor the time, manage transitions between activities, make announcements, flex with changing production needs, organize the flow of supplies, track production, etc.
Create a hospitable, flexible environment. Anticipate volunteer needs, think ahead, troubleshoot problems and respond calmly to the unpredictability of a volunteer workforce.
Lead an improvised Christian prayer over packaged food after each session, and invite volunteers to join in.
Label inventory, palletize boxes, prepare pallets for shipment and use a pallet jack.
Maintain site appearance and safety: keep the bathrooms, orientation and packing areas clean and organized.
Understand and follow workplace and food safety policies and procedures. Ensure volunteer compliance.
Operate a cash register and perform merchandise transactions.
Assist with site initiatives and special projects, such as planning events, calling group leaders, implementing safety processes, handling MarketPlace™ inventory, reorganizing materials or training peers.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Passionate about FMSC’s Christian mission and living it out in the workplace.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
Able to maintain energy and stamina during 4-8 hour shifts with nearly continual standing and walking.
Able to push, pull, lift 30-50 lbs. repeatedly, bend, twist and use hand tools like scissors.
Enthusiastic and positive when working with groups and individuals. Able to educate, persuade, and instruct.
Thrives in a team setting. Able to pitch in, fill in gaps, remain flexible, ask for help and share responsibilities.
Assertive and confident with verbally sharing information.
Excellent hospitality focus: recognize and meet volunteer needs. Can build rapport and maintain relationships.
Able to identify and solve problems. Responsible and able to use good judgment and discretion.
Respect volunteers of all ages, religious beliefs, ethnicities and types (ex. special needs, court-ordered).
Able to tolerate consistent exposure to soy (an allergen).
Work location is Mesa, AZ. Reports to Assistant Site Manager.
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