Perform general warehouse work at Feed My Starving Children (FMSC). Operate a forklift and pallet jack. Maintain warehouse cleanliness and inventory movement, stage shipments, load and unload containers and uphold safety policies and procedures.
Pay, Schedule & Benefits:
Wage is $13.70/hour. This is a part-time, non-exempt (hourly) position.
Regularly scheduled for 20-25 hours per week, subject to site staffing needs. Initially scheduled for shifts on regular weekdays. Saturday, Sunday and holiday shifts are very occasionally required.
Attend required meetings and trainings.
Benefits include 401(k) with employer match and paid sick leave.
What You’ll Do:
Maintain a safe and organized warehouse area.
Clean and maintain warehouse area and adjoining spaces.
Operate powered industrial forklift and pallet jack to organize inventory and load/unload shipments.
Track inventory and complete materials usage and inventory reporting in database.
Stage materials and equipment for mobile food packing events.
Follow equipment standard operating procedures.
Uphold workplace safety policies and procedures.
Understand, follow and enforce personnel/ food safety policies and procedures.
Produce and maintain bills of lading as necessary for the legal transport of goods.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Work location is Schaumburg, IL. Reports to Senior Warehouse Specialist.
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Must be 18 years of age or older. Minimum of a high school diploma.
Passionate about FMSC’s Christian mission and living it out in the workplace.
Flexible availability and ability to adjust work hours or schedule to shipping needs preferred.
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.
Able to operate a forklift and pallet jack.
Proficient with operating a computer.
Excellent organizational skills with a high degree of attention to detail, accuracy and follow-up. Able to prioritize, manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
Takes initiative to identify and solve problems. Responsible and able to use good judgment and discretion.
Self-starter, can work independently and can follow processes, procedures and directions.
Respect volunteers of all ages, religious beliefs, ethnicities and types (ex. special needs, court-ordered).
Able to tolerate consistent exposure to soy (an allergen).
About Feed My Starving Children
Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian nonprofit dedicated to providing nutritious meals to children worldwide. FMSC meals are hand-packed by volunteers and sent to an incredible network of partner organizations who distribute them to those in need. Nearly 1.2 million volunteers packed more than 333 million FMSC meals in 2017. More than 90 percent of total donations go directly to feed kids.