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Foodnet Meals on Wheels has an exciting position opportunity for a part-time outreach driver (25 hours per week)! Summary of the position

-Deliver home delivered meals, following assigned route

-Accept participant contributions for meals, and return to Administrative personnel

-Provide brief friendly visit and general safety check to meal recipients

-Maintain food safety during transport and delivery

-Coordinate with the Food Service Operations Manager to log and report food temperatures

-Load and unload delivery vehicles, and clean meal delivery containers

-Maintain vehicle maintenance and travel logs, and ensure that vehicles maintain fuel, proper air pressure in tires, and cleanliness

-Deliver catered/bulk meals to the community congregate dining rooms

-Coordinate with the Food Service Operations Manager, and Kitchen Personnel to support meal packing activities

-Attend staff meeting and trainings, including ServSafe and Safe Driving, as assigned

Qualifications

-High school graduate or equivalent.  Must have a NYS driver’s license for at least 3 years with a good safety record

-A collaborative and flexible work style

-Good sense of humor is a plus

-Experience with food services and sanitation is a plus

-Experience working with older adults, individuals living with disabilities, and diverse populations are preferred

We offer the Tompkins County living wage pay rate for the Outreach Driver position.  Benefits for this position include a generous amount of personnel and vacation days per calendar year. Submit a completed application and letter expressing your interest to Art Webb, Food Service Operations Manager at awebb@foodnet.org by October 21st. Or by mail: Foodnet Meals on Wheels 2422 N. Triphammer Road Ithaca, NY 14850 607-266-9553 Foodnet is an Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and fully inclusive workplace that strengthens our organization and enhances our ability to adapt to change. We are a living wage employer, and an affiliate of the Diversity Consortium in Tompkins County.