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ReStore Donations Driver

Location
Omaha, Nebraska
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
8 Sep 2022
Beginning wage is $18.00 per hour.

The primary purpose of this position is to support the ReStore donations function through the loading/unloading and transportation of donated goods from community locations to the ReStore retail facilities, warehouse and office locations as directed. The ReStore driver will be a liaison with the community, building awareness of Habitat for Humanity of Omaha, its mission and opportunities for involvement.

Requirements

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures timely pickup of donated goods/materials and monetary donations. Transports goods in a safe and secure manner to avoid damage in transit;
  • Provide donors with appropriate receipts for tax purposes;
  • Maintains professional interactions with donors regarding acceptable/unacceptable items, changes to the pick-up schedule or other communications that impacts donor relations;
  • Responds to donation inquiries in a timely fashion;
  • Assist in maintaining an orderly system to receive goods through the load area at ReStore retail facilities minimizing truck to floor time;
  • Leads volunteers who assist with donation pick-ups ensuring safety, professional communication and positive representation of Habitat in the community;
  • Organizes donated goods and materials at the warehouse as necessary to maximize space and maintain quick access to goods;
  • Operates all equipment properly and follows established procedures for regular maintenance and timely reporting malfunctions;
  • Provides training and support to store staff assigned to donations drop-off;
  • Ensures ReStore policies and procedures are followed;
  • Maintain a working knowledge of ReStore online donation software (Vonigo);
  • Promote Habitat in the community through positive interactions and excellent customer service with donors and customers;
  • Assist in daily store operations and/or warehouse, as assigned by management

Supervisory Responsibilities

No formal supervisory responsibilities. May lead volunteers from time to time

Requirements; Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Must be at least 18-years old;
  • One year experience driving a delivery vehicle or CDL;
  • Excellent driving record;
  • Knowledge of Omaha city streets and/or ability to use GPS, read maps and comprehend directions;
  • Able to lift 50 lbs., without assistance frequently
  • Able to squat and/or kneel frequently;
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with people from diverse backgrounds, effective customer service skills;
  • Goal-oriented, out-going professional; a self-starter;
  • Ability to lead volunteers, ensuring volunteers and donors an excellent experience.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY

Habitat for Humanity of Omaha (Habitat Omaha) actively recruits, employs, trains, compensates employees regardless of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Habitat Omaha complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including workplace harassment. At Habitat Omaha, we have a clear vision to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay, and to do their best work. Our vision is to see a world where everyone has a safe, affordable place to live, and we know our company runs on the hard work and dedication of our passionate and creative employees. Our dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion is clearly reflected in the work that we do externally in the community, as well as internally with our employment practices.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 707428650-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Habitat For Humanity - Omaha
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent