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Driver Warehouse Associate

The Rescue Mission is a faith-based, Christ-centered ministry. Our mission is to provide, through the power of Jesus Christ, a home for the homeless, food for the hungry and hope for their future. Our mission statement reflects our Christian identity, commitment and unswerving dedication to the principles taught in the Word of God; the Bible. Our team is composed of dynamic and committed Christians who care deeply about our clients and each other.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Operate company vehicles in a safe and courteous manner
  • Maintain required vehicle maintenance records and daily inspection reports; maintain adequate fuel level in vehicles. Maintain interior and exterior cleanliness of vehicles
  • Maintain a good knowledge of the truck operating system in order to identify problem areas, and assist with preventative maintenance of vehicles
  • Drive Mission vehicles for mission business, for pick-up of donated items, delivery of customer purchased items, transporting recycled materials to salvage locations
  • Schedule donation pickups and deliveries
  • Plan routes for efficient use of labor and resources
  • Evaluate items offered by a potential donor, to ensure items meet store resale criteria; politely decline items which do not qualify
  • Maintain a good understanding of Treasure House’s product base, how products must be handled, loaded and transported
  • Process and maintain required donation records for onsite pickups
  • Unload donations at stores or warehouse
  • Work with 3rd party vendors to schedule bale pickups
  • Work in tandem with Warehouse Coordinator as part of the warehouse team
  • Assist with forklift, baler and other warehouse duties as needed
  • Support and collaborate with the vocational team as needed
  • Assist in training, coaching and overseeing volunteers and vocational residents
  • Communicate with customers, donors, co-workers, and volunteers in a professional manner

Requirements:

  • Physical ability to move large, bulky, and/or heavy items
  • Prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Safe driving record
  • 1 year minimum of previous truck driving experience
  • Previous forklift driving experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Positive attitude in order to uphold a positive image of the company