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4580 W. Sahara Ave. Suite 120, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Flamingo ReStore

3455 East Flamingo Road #135, Las Vegas, NV 89121

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Driver

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Reports to: ReStore Procurement Supervisor           

Job Classification: Non-Exempt / Hourly – Full Time

Schedule: Varies

Salary: $12.00 – $14.00 per hour

 

Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas is a non-profit organization and affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International that builds homes, communities, and hope.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Driver is responsible for donation pick up/drop off and loading/unloading of merchandise.  As an integral part and face of the organization in the community, this position is highly visible and works to ensure that customers and vendors receive a positive experience.  Additionally, this position supports the ReStore operation, the organization’s thrift stores that sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, and building materials, with meeting company goals as well as top standards for safety, quality, and productivity.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Pick up donated materials from residential and commercial customers.

  • Verify correct product for pickup and inspect all merchandise according to the organization’s policies before loading into trucks. Report any discrepancies or changes to Donation Scheduler for update.

  • Load and unload merchandise to/from delivery trucks and transport containers.

  • Pad, stack, and secure items in position on truck to prevent damage during transport.

  • Pick up, transfer, and drop off merchandise between ReStores and warehouse facilities.

  • Pick up, transport, and drop off recycling materials to recycling facilities.

  • Operate and maneuver warehouse equipment including pallet jacks, forklifts, & hand trucks.

  • Maintain, inspect, and document maintenance of vehicles, forklifts, hand trucks, wheel carts, and other equipment.

  • Adhere to safety guidelines and protocol and wear the proper safety equipment.

  • Maintain driver log, mileage log, and perform pre‐trip/post‐trip inspections.

  • Refuel truck. Responsible for making sure the truck has the fuel needed each day.

  • Maintain inventory of hand trucks, wheel carts, & truck equipment and ensure safety equipment is maintained on a regular basis.

  • Maintain cleanliness and assist with mechanical maintenance of truck.

  • Properly fill out and provide donation receipts to customers.

  • Maintain quality service by following organizational standards, policies, and procedures.

  • Provide excellent service to customers.

  • Comply with Federal, State, local, and company transportation and driving regulations.

  • Maintain effective, positive, and professional working relationships with staff, volunteers, vendors, customers, and the public.

  • Direct and lead Driver’s Assistant with daily tasks.

  • Work at Donation Events, usually taking place at convention centers. Gathering all items from throughout the hall floor and loading into trucks. Event hours will vary from normal schedule.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor and COO.

MINIMUM SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Must be able to safely operate required vehicles.

  • 1+ years previous driving experience with 26’ box truck or similar vehicle.

  • 1+ years of moving furniture or similar items.

  • CDL preferred but not required.

  • Must be dependable, reliable, responsible, and detail oriented.

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with the general public, customers, and vendors in a positive and courteous manner.

  • Excellent time management, planning, and organizational skills.

  • Enthusiasm, team, and mission focused.

  • Must be able to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing.

  • Must have or be willing and able to obtain forklift certification.

  • Bilingual is a plus but not required.

 
REQUIREMENTS
  • Must possess a valid Nevada driver’s license, clean DMV record, and liability insurance.

  • Must pass a criminal background check and drug screening.

  • Must be minimum 25 years of age.

  • Must be able to have flexible hours on days of Donation Events. If possible, schedule will be provided in advance.

 
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK CONDITIONS
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • This position is physically demanding requiring good physical condition and ability to lift heavy objects of varying shapes, sizes, and weights repeatedly over long periods of time.

  • Must be able to continuously (67-100% of the workday) and repeatedly reach at, above, and below shoulder, stoop, kneel, balance, bend, twist body, turn body, walk, and stand, use fingering/fine dexterity, wrist motion, flex wrist, grasp/squeeze, handling/gross dexterity, feel, use hand-eye coordination, use foot-hand-eye coordination, hear, talk, climb stairs, use a ladder, lift, carry, push, or pull a minimum of 60 lbs.

  • Near vision, midrange vision, far vision, depth perception, color vision, and field of peripheral vision is continuously (67-100% of the workday) required.

  • Continuously (67-100% of the workday) required environmental conditions: outdoors, dust, exposure to weather, extreme cold, extreme heat, loud noises, mist, moving mechanical parts, toxic/caustic chemicals, fumes or airborne particles, vibration, wet/humidity/rain.

  • May be required to work evenings and weekends.

 

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and employee will perform other reasonably related job duties as assigned by immediate supervisor or other management as required.

This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.  Employment at Habitat for Humanity may be terminated at will by the employee or Habitat for Humanity at any time with or without cause and with or without notice.

To apply for this position please fill out the job application here or press the button below, send the filled out application and your resumé to 

careers@lasvegashabitat.org

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