Hartford Community Coalition is seeking a
“Take A Bite out of Hunger” Summer Driver
The Hartford Community Coalition (HCC) began in 2013 from a deep caring for, and commitment to all members of our community. Each program, volunteer, and employee reflects the integrity of our organization by uplifting and supporting our community members to maximize the well-being of our neighbors.
HCC is a collaborative group of community members designed to support and promote the wellness of individuals and families. Our vision is for Hartford to be a supportive community where people embrace and achieve their personal, professional, emotional, and physical well-being. Our coalition acts to reduce the stigma and impact of alcohol and drug use, food insecurity and mental health in support of the development of a healthy, safe, and resilient Hartford.
The Summer Lunch Program, an essential part of the Hartford Community Coalition’s Take A Bite Out of Hunger initiative, provides hundreds of lunches Monday-Friday during the summer months for children and their families throughout the Upper Valley. The program is seeking a Seasonal Driver.
HCC Executive Director
Part-Time/Seasonal/Hourly 30 hour work week
Location: White River School, White River Junction, VT
Duties include daily trips (potentially to Bradford Elementary school) to pick up lunches and breakfasts. Sorting of food at White River School and re-packing for distribution to 7-10 off site locations. Delivering coolers of food to summer camps and housing sites in Hartford, VT and Lebanon, NH. This position is part-time seasonal, Monday-Friday, 7:30am-1:30pm June 14, 2021-August 13, 2021 (July 4th holiday observed.) All current COVID-19 guidelines will be followed during the duration of this program.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Daily driving for food pick up and drop off
Daily contact with HCC staff and volunteers
Applicants MUST have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record
This position is responsible for (a) driving from White River Elementary School to Bradford Elementary School, to pick up food for the summer lunch program (b) distributing food to several summer camp and housing locations in Hartford and Lebanon.
The applicant is responsible for loading and unloading the van, must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and up/down stairs.
Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge Required:
Must be organized and have the ability to stick to a schedule
Strong attention to detail, time management skills are a must
Must be personable and a team player, this position will work closely with several community partners
Proficient math skills
Valid driver’s license
A sense of humor is appreciated
Ability to satisfactorily pass a criminal background check
Proven ability to relate effectively with people of diverse backgrounds
Physical Demands and Work Environment
50% of this position is completed while driving
20% of this position is completed while lifting
30% of this position is completed while walking, crouching or kneeling
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
The work environment is an elementary school cafeteria, closed toed shoes are required, shirts are provided.
This is a super fun, fast paced job. If you want to feel like you are making a difference every day in children’s lives by reducing food insecurity, we want to hear from you.
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Hartford Community Coalition is an equal opportunity employer.