Our mission is to combat the hunger crisis in our region by strategically procuring and distributing nutritious food through community partners…because no one should go hungry.

Job Opening: Processing Associate

(February 12, 2019) El Paso, TX-- JOB TITLE: Processing Associate (Fulltime 40+ hours per week)

Reports To:

Direct Reports:None

POSITION SUMMARY:

With guidance and support from the Director of Operations/ Food Procurement Manager/Volunteer Coordinator, the employee performs duties related supervising volunteers in sorting and repacking food items for distribution, as well as other distribution center duties.

MAJOR DUTIES AND SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Train volunteers to presort, inspect, sanitize, resort and box product for distribution;
  • Motive volunteers to work efficiently in a team environment;
  • Follow first in/first out priority system of processing;
  • Clean and sanitize work area daily;
  • Maintain proper record/reports;
  • Supervise and mentor volunteers in a friendly and professional manner;
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Education and Experience: High school diploma or equivalent.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to operate manual or electric pallet jack
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repeatedly
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to work occasional evenings or weekends
  • Ability to pass a background check;
  • Ability to pass random drug testing.
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities and projects and consistently meet deadlines;
  • Strong attention detail and ability to work with a high degree of accuracy;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to be flexible and quickly adapt to changing priorities;
  • Ability to work effectively under periodically stressful conditions;
  • Good problem solving skills;
  • Ability to work well independently, as well as a member of teams;
  • Positive and professional attitude and demeanor;

Please email resume to sgallardo@epfhfb.org to apply.

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