Seasonal Warehouse Worker

1033 Big Bethel Rd, Hampton, VA 23666, USA Req #23557
Wednesday, November 23, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Warehouse Worker in the Hampton Roads Area Command.


POSITION SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of the Area Commanders, the Warehouse Worker is responsible for the receipt, storage, and distribution of donations given to The Salvation Army during the Christmas season. The Warehouse Worker will assist with loading, unloading, and sorting donations; moving donations and other materials into the warehouse; assist in the setup, clean up and break down of the warehouse. He/she may also act in the capacity of a Truck Driver as needed.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or G.E.D. and two years experience in receiving, storing, loading and unloading of materials

or

any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


License/Certification:

Must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to pass The Salvation Army’s driver eligibility requirements needed to drive Salvation Army vehicles


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES

Knowledge of warehouse operations

Knowledge of inventory control techniques, as well as logistics knowledge

Knowledge of general office practices and procedures

Knowledge of basic math

Skill in paying attention to detail, particularly in the manipulation and recording of numbers

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing

Ability to compile and summarize information

Ability to handle several tasks at the same time and work well under pressure


MENTAL and PHYSICAL ABILITIES

Ability to lift scales, hand trucks, and dollies

Ability to meet attendance requirements

Ability to read, write and communicate in the English language

Ability to perform route mathematical calculations

Ability to occasionally lift boxes of materials, donations

Ability to load, unload, secure and protect goods

Ability to set up and break down materials at events


WORKING CONDITIONS

The working environment is a warehouse with a cement floor where a majority of the day is spent. Temperatures in the warehouse and dock area may, at times, be very cold, depending on the varying weather and temperatures during the season. Temperatures vary from approximately 30 degrees to below 0 in the winter. Position involves going in and out of the warehouse space into the cold throughout the day.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


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.


To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting.


*Application Submittal Period: November 23, 2022 - November 30, 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 on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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 PMC-TEMP/SEAS/CAS
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • 1033 Big Bethel Rd, Hampton, VA 23666, USA