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JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Part-Time Crewmember will work as a part of a team to pack and deliver meals each day to volunteer pick-up locations and/or clients across Johnson, Ellis, and Navarro counties. The Crewmember is a critical member of the Meals on Wheels team and he/she will interact with volunteers and clients on a daily basis, serving customers and representing the company throughout the community. 

 
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in food service program, including packaging and delivery.
  • Loading, organizing vehicle and final meal component check to ensure fulfilling each route.
  • Final check of correct quantities and proper placement and care of meals, fruit, sides and beverages when distributed to volunteer pick-up locations.
  • Ensure safe driving techniques are followed and report any issues to Logistics Manager
  • On-time delivery of containers and meals respecting all drop-off site staff and needs.
  • Ensuring all food is safe including appropriate temperature levels for all meals
  • Clean and maintain delivery vehicles
  • Completing and submitting daily paperwork regarding deliveries
  • Recognize the inherent dignity of each client/participant served and preserve his/her right to confidentiality and respect.
  • Conduct training and orientation of volunteers, as needed.
  • Assist in other areas as needs arise.
  • Abide by the policies, procedures, and directives as set forth by the Board of Trustees of Meals on Wheels North Central Texas as implemented by the Executive Director.

 
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Texas driver's license; reliable vehicle; must meet Agency’s insurance requirements
  • 25 years of age or older; ability to lift 50 pounds; high school degree.
  • Clean driving record and ability to safely maneuver and operate a cargo van
  • Attention-to-detail, especially with regards to counting accurately and organizing deliveries/equipment
  • High level of energy and desire to be part of fast-paced and hands-on environment
  • All applicants must pass background, reference, and drug screens.

 
Physical & Cognitive Demands
Able to physically perform requirements of job, including ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds and safely operated wheeled carts and dollies.
 
About Meals On Wheels North Central Texas Inc.
Meals on Wheels North Central Texas Inc. is a community-based organization focused on helping elderly and disabled persons remain independent and healthy in their homes by providing nutritious meals, a friendly visit, and a safety check.

 

Job Type: Part-Time; $12.50 per hour

please send your cover letter and resume to hr@mownct.org

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Logistics Manager will supervise crewmembers and kitchen associates providing direction, coordination, and consultation for all facility functions. This position is based in Meals on Wheels' Distribution Facility.

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSBILITIES:

• Assist Logistics staff and kitchen operations which includes equipment purchases, maintenance, and daily food delivery.

• Participate in training and staff development, as related to the position.

• Maintain a driving schedule each month.

• Keep company vehicles and equipment in good working order. Properly stock vehicles with necessary supplies.

• Establish scheduling for clients and maintain routes to keep size and time fairly even in client data base.

• Prepare daily meal order through data base and produce the necessary reports for meal prep.

• Place orders with food provider every three weeks.

• Confirm weekly delivery matches order placed with food provider.

• Preplan meal prep needs and delivery schedules for all holidays.

• Coordinate monthly delivery of pet food.

• Recognize the inherent dignity of each client/participant served and preserve his/her right to confidentiality and respect.

• Abide by the policies and procedures of Meals on Wheels North Central Texas Board of Trustees as implemented by the Executive Director.

• As needed, fill in as Logistics relief for home delivered meal service: driving and delivering meals, packing side food items, washing fleet vehicle, and receiving/storing weekly food deliveries. Approximate time estimate: 15-20%

• Participate on assigned team of facility cleaning.

• And other duties when needs arise.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• High School Diploma, Bachelor degree preferred

• Food Protection Manager course will be required within the first two months of employment

• Two to three years of experience in food handling, safety, and delivery is preferred • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)

• Organization, record keeping and planning skills

• Prior experience and/or willingness and ability to learn necessary software including ServTracker

• Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

• Self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment with minimal supervision, assisting and calling on team members when necessary

• Excellent organizational skills with the ability to plan and organize multiple tasks, handle detailed work and meet deadlines

• Comfortable working with and addressing culturally and ethnically diverse staff, volunteers, senior adults and community groups

PHYSICAL & COGNITIVE DEMANDS:

This position is generally set in a comfortable office environment, however, it may occasionally require outside of office work. It requires seeing, hearing, sitting and walking on a daily basis. It may require bending and lifting 25 pounds on an infrequent basis. Client/volunteer field work may occur during or after business hours and it requires talking, writing, driving in inclement weather, walking on uneven surfaces and standing for upwards of 30 minutes straight, depending on the situation.

ABOUT MEALS ON WHEELS NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

Meals on Wheels North Central Texas is a community-based organization focused on helping homebound elderly and disabled persons remain independent and healthy in their homes by providing nourishing meals, a friendly visit, and a safety check.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

JOB TYPE: FULL-TIME

PLEASE SEND YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO HR@MOWNCT.ORG