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Job Summary: Utah Community Action of Salt Lake City, UT is seeking to hire a Part Time Food (Pantry) & Resource Center Specialist to work at the Redwood Food Pantry.

We are looking for someone who is positive and flexible, with great attendance, and high-quality customer service. High School diploma required and 2 years of related experience and volunteered for the food pantry for 1 year preferred. Would you like to work for a nonprofit that has room for growth and often promotes from within? If so, please read on!

This Food Pantry Specialist position earns a competitive wage of $11.58-$15.19/hour based on experience and credentials. We also offer generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), a healthcare spending account (HSA) with up to a $2,500 match, a 401k plan with 5% match, short and long-term disability, accident insurance, life insurance, 11 paid holidays, paid time off between Christmas and New Year's, paid time off (PTO), and an hour of paid time on Fridays for self-care.

This position is responsible to prepare and disseminate emergency food boxes for low income households and provide resource referral services. There will be a special focus on utilizing the dissemination of food as a tool to educate and increase capacity of the household to move toward self-sufficiency. Staff will also be responsible for assisting volunteers and community service workers

ABOUT UTAH COMMUNITY ACTION

Founded in 1965, Utah Community Action is a nationally recognized nonprofit provider of comprehensive services for income-eligible families. Our six core programs, Head Start, Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, Nutrition, HEAT, and Weatherization, address barriers to self-sufficiency in order to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities. We are committed to ending poverty and improving the lives of those living in our community.

We have over 40 locations across the Salt Lake Valley and will continue to grow. UCA is seeking inspired, talented people who want to be make a difference in the community.
Primary Responsibilities: OTHER JOB DUTIES

Ability to organize and distribute food products
Ability to enter data into a database accurately
Ability to work with diverse cultures and populations
Ability to train and work with volunteers
Quality customer service skills and the ability to de-escalate situations as needed
Ability to make independent decisions
Ability to work in a team setting
Good attendance and high-quality work ethic
Must be able to lift and carry 50lbs
Must be able to move quickly and carefully all day
Must be able to bend, lift and place product safely
READY TO JOIN OUR NONPROFIT TEAM?

We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this entry-level job in social services, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the agency prohibits discrimination and harassment because of a person's protected status such as race, color, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran, military service, gender, sex (including conditions of pregnancy), marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected- group status.
How to Apply: For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1769753-335211
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Hourly Wage Minimum: $11/hour
Hourly Wage Maximum: $15/hour
Salary Minimum: This is an hourly wage position.
Salary Maximum: This is an hourly wage position.
Closing Date: 05-May-2021
Status: Part Time
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, USA 84111

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact Name: Human Resources
Email: julie.bills@utahca.org