Job Opportunities

Below please find information on current job openings at the Food Bank. The Food Bank of South Central Michigan is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Administrative Assistant

Job Type: Full Time Employment

Hours: 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Benefits: holiday pay, sick & vacation time, 403b retirement, medical, dental, vision & life insurance.

 

General Description and Position Summary The Volunteer Coordinator position has the responsibility to provide a positive, safe and productive experience for all volunteers working on the operational and financial goals of the FBSCM. The work will encompass, but is not limited to, organizing activities that include product repacking, inventory counts and product reorder for all Food Bank volunteer programs. Frequently demonstrates safe food handling practices thru the volunteer program.  Instruction to large groups of volunteers from diverse segments of the community.

 

·        Well organized and detail-oriented

·        Able to work with diverse populations, various age groups, and people with special needs

·        Possess patience, sensitivity and compassion; genuine desire to help others

·        Ability to work independently, taking initiative and meeting high expectations, as well as working as part of a team, communicating well and supporting others

·        Strong training skills

·        Strict adherence to food safety rules, regulations and guidelines, high personal standards and good communication skills

·        Driver’s license required

·        Ability to operate standard warehouse equipment, including forklifts and pallet jacks

·        Ability to meet deadlines while managing multiple projects

·        Demonstrated interpersonal skills to establish and maintain good working relationships with leadership, staff, supporters, targeted community groups and the public with a high degree of tact, diplomacy and discretion, with an emphasis on flexibility and professionalism.

·        Proficiency in relevant computer programs, including MS Office

·        Inventory software knowledge a plus.

 

 Truck Driver

Job Type: Full Time Employment

Hours:   40 hours/week.  Hours of operation:  M-F 7:00 am - 4:00 pm, Sat 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Job Description:  Responsible for the pick-up of food donations, delivery of agency orders, tailgate orders and food drops.  Assist with loading and unloading of inbound and outbound trucks, and other receiving/shipping tasks.  Assist with maintenance of vehicles and all equipment.  Responsible for the cleanliness and sanitation of immediate work areas.

Benefits:  Medical, dental, optical, life and disability insurance; 401k; paid sick and vacation leave

Job Requirements:         High school diploma

  •                                              Commercial Drivers License, Class A or B with air brake

                                                 Minimum (3) years of current commercial driving experience

                                                 Clear driving record

                                                

    Additional Requirements: You must undergo drug screening, pass an employment test, pass a physical examination and undergo a reference or security check.

     

    Interested parties should send a resume to jparker@foodbankofscm.org or fill out an application at the Food Bank, located at 5451 Wayne Road, Battle Creek, MI.

     

    Warehouse Associate

    Job Type: Full Time Employment

    Hours: 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with the potential for overtime.

    Job Description: Work with the distribution center team to manage the safe handling of incoming donations of food and non-food products and the distribution of food orders to our program delivery partners.

    Benefits: holiday pay, sick & vacation time, 403b retirement, medical, dental, vision & life insurance, LTD & STD.

    Job Requirements:

     

    Additional Requirements: You must undergo drug screening, pass an employment test, pass a physical examination and undergo a reference or security check.

     

    Interested parties should send a resume to lripper@foodbankofscm.org or fill out an application at the Food Bank, located at 5451 Wayne Road, Battle Creek, MI.

    Application for Employment

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Driver's License
  • Forklift Experience
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. repeatedly
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