Nutrition Program Delvery Driver/ Meals on Wheels

Homage Senior Services - Everett, WA (30+ days ago)


Delivers meals to homebound older adults. Report changes in client conditions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Deliver frozen meals to frail, homebound older adults.

  • Assemble and pack frozen meals according to client orders
  • Deliver meals to client homes
  • Observe and report changes in client condition or situation to RD or assessors
  • Contact emergency personnel when client situation warrants
  • Store foods according to standards to assure food safety and sanitation
  • Check to be sure refrigerated equipment is operating at safe temperatures and report any problems to Nutrition office
  • Rotate stock appropriately
  • Maintain clean assembly area
  • wash tables daily with sanitizing solution
  • Complete required documentation and submit to the Nutrition office on a timely basis
  • Pre-trip inspections
  • Attend scheduled drivers meetings

Provide transportation and operations support for the Congregate Nutrition Program.

  • Receive, put away food and supply stock when delivered to central production area. Check expiration dates and product condition. Rotate all stock with new product in back to assure oldest stock is used first
  • Document receipt of goods on purveyor invoice
  • Immediately report any discrepancies, shortages, backorders, outdated or poor quality product to the Nutrition Office
  • Using specified order forms, assemble all dry goods for delivery to the sites. Document on form the amount picked. Place product for each site in the appropriate container
  • Assemble or assist with assembly of perishable and frozen foods; place in designated transport containers
  • Load delivery vehicle and verify correct amounts are loaded
  • Deliver items per schedule. Document quantity of items on form. Place all items in appropriate storage areas (storeroom, refrigerator, freezer, other)
  • Operate legally with speed limits, using seat belts. Complete assigned forms for vehicles such as pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections reporting problems. Fuel vehicles when needed. Log all mileage. Maintain cleanliness of vehicles
  • Clean storage containers and carts according to established procedures on a predetermined schedule
  • Maintain Freezer and refrigerator organization. Clean floors and shelves as needed
  • Maintain organization and cleanliness of warehouse. Perform monthly inventory
  • Education and Experience Required:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous delivery experience preferred
  • Previous foodservice or storeroom experience preferred
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
  • Valid Washington State driver’s license and must carry own liability insurance and provide proof of insurance periodically as required
  • No at-fault accidents within the last 3 years
  • Able to work in fast-paced environment with distractions and interruptions
  • Strong customer service skills required
  • Excellent map reading skills and knowledge of Snohomish County
  • Interest in working with and for senior adults
  • Sense of humor
  • Valid food handler’s card

Ergonomic Requirements:

  • Usual conditions in warehouse facilities – walking, standing for up to three hours at a time, spending time in cold or freezing temperatures in walk in coolers/freezers
  • Frequent handling of frozen and refrigerated products
  • Driving cargo van or van with 12-14 foot refrigerated box for 4-8 hours in occasional bad weather
  • Frequent getting in and out of vehicle
  • Frequent bending and lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Non-smoking environment*

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  • To Apply: Please submit Cover Letter, Resume, Employment Application, Supplemental Driver Application and Driver Record Abstract to: 11627 Airport Rd, Suite BorNo phone calls or email inquiries pleaseJob Type: Part-time
  • Homage Senior Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • Fax: 425.290.1244
  • Everett, WA 98204
  • Homage Senior Services, HR Department
  • Closing Date: Until filled

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.71 to $17.80 /hour

Experience:

  • Driving: 1 year

Education:

  • High school

License:

  • Driver's License

Required work authorization:

  • United States