Seasonal Driver for Red Kettles
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has seasonal job openings for Seasonal Kettle Driver positions in Clarksburg, Weston, Elkins and Gassaway, WV under the Potomac Division.
Assists with the local Red Kettle Campaign by driving a Salvation Army vehicle to transport employees and volunteers to Kettle locations throughout the assigned region. Takes empty kettles to the kettle locations and transports the kettles back to the Corps after assigned shifts; switches out full kettles for empty ones, as needed throughout the day. Ensures the security of the kettles and funds from the time they are picked up until they are turned over to the designated person at the counting location. Picks-up and delivers miscellaneous items as needed, such as replacement bells, aprons, etc.
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or G.E.D. and two (2) years of experience operating an automotive vehicle, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Valid State Driver’s License.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of acceptable driving techniques and practices. Knowledge of safety precautions associated with transporting passengers. Ability to drive a passenger vehicle ensuring the safety of passengers and protection of the vehicle. Ability to read and follow maps. Ability to gauge time needed to arrive at destination.
Mental, Physical Abilities
Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to drive a vehicle in heavy traffic and extended trips. Duties include extensive driving to and from kettle locations 75-80% of work time. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting, and carrying equipment (less than 40 lbs.) 40-50% of work time.
Work involves driving a vehicle where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, heat or discomforts associated with long distance trips or heavy traffic. Position will require evening, weekend & holiday hours.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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*Application Submittal Period: 11/22/2022-12/06/2022
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
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- Job Family PMC-TEMP/SEAS/CAS
- Job Function Christmas
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Seasonal
- Hiring Rate $10.50
- Job Start Date Tuesday, November 29, 2022
- Job End Date Saturday, December 31, 2022
- Clarksburg, WV 1010 S. Chestnut St. 26301, 1010 S CHESTNUT ST, Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States of America