Kettle Driver

Arlington, TX 712 W. Abram Street 76013, 712 W. Abram Street, Arlington, Texas, United States of America Req #22407
Friday, September 16, 2022

JOB SUMMARY:

Drives a van to pick up bell ringers at Corps and transports them to designated work sites and transports them back to the Corps; drives the truck and/or van to and from homes, agencies and churches to pick up gifts, stockings, etc.; loads and unloads gifts from the van to the Corps; lifts, carries, loads and unloads Christmas donations, gifts, stocks, etc.; ensures the safety, security and accountability of the vehicle and donations at all times.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: This job description should not be considered as all-inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position. The incumbent may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those stated in this job description.


Drives vans to transport bells ringers to kettle work sites and picks up bell ringers at designated work site.

Drives trucks to and from malls to pick up gifts and take to the Christmas warehouse and/or Corps; organizes schedule pick-ups by most direct route to arrive at destinations according to schedule.

Drives trucks to homes, agencies, churches and any other designated location to pick up gifts, stockings, etc. for delivery to the Corps.

Maintains cleanliness of truck and/or van inside and outside.


OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assists with routing of traffic when necessary at the Corps as requested.

Assists with setting up trees, tables and stands for Christmas display and disassembling at the end of the Christmas Season.

Performs other related work as required.


MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT USED:

Truck and/or Van

Cleaning Suppliess


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

High School diploma or GED

And

a minimum of two years driving experience.


LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid Driver’s License
 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Knowledge of The Salvation Army mission, philosophy, culture, protocol, and organizational structure.

Knowledge of the assigned geographic area.

Ability to organize route in a manner that saves time and gasoline consumption.

Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with co-workers and donors.

Ability to follow instructions.

Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army.


MENTAL AND PHYSICAL ABILITIES:

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read and communicate the English language effectively.

Ability to operate commercial equipment.

Ability to exert the physical energy required to performing duties given.

Ability to perform general cleaning activities for building.

Ability to safely transport employees in a van.

Ability to perform all duties with an understanding of the mission, ministry, philosophy, culture, and protocol of The Salvation Army and conducts all duties in accordance with the ministry of the organization and its Christian principles; conducts all communications and job duties with the highest level of professionalism.

Ability to perform continuous stooping, standing and climbing as well as lift and carry and/or push/pull moderate (25 – 50 lbs) and possibly heavy (50-100 lbs) materials and donations.


WORKING CONDITIONS:

Work is performed outside with exposure to changes in weather and outdoor conditions including dirt, dust and/or disagreeable sights and odors.

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family TX-TEMPNE
  • Job Function Christmas
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $12.50
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Required Education High School
  • Job Start Date Wednesday, October 19, 2022
  • Job End Date Friday, December 30, 2022
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  • Arlington, TX 712 W. Abram Street 76013, 712 W. Abram Street, Arlington, Texas, United States of America