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Employment Opportunities

Flourish Furniture Bank is seeking  is an equal opportunity employer and all candidates will be considered regardless of race, age, national origin, religion or gender.  

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to info@flourishfurniturebank.org.

Warehouse Generalist & Driver

Warehouse Generalist & Driver Job Description

Flourish Furniture Bank is looking for a responsible, friendly, and safety-conscious driver to join our non-profit. In this role, you’ll pick up and transport donations from residential and commercial locations in the KC metro to our warehouse in Grandview, as well as make deliveries to customers’ homes, recycling centers, and other locations as needed. Light administrative and logistics coordination duties, as assigned.

 

If you enjoy helping neighbors in need and spending time on the road, this role is for you. Position requires a DOT medical certification (may be provided by Flourish). We’re looking for someone with a proven track record of safe driving (MVR check required). CDL NOT required.

 

Objectives of this Role

·      Transport donations to and from our warehouse timely and safely

·      Comply with all traffic laws and company safety regulations

·      Maintain a clean and operational vehicle, including DOT inspections and transportation logs in fleet software

·      Represent Flourish well in interactions with customers, clients, donors and vendors

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

·      Operate company vehicles to make pickups and deliveries

·      Help with loading and unloading vehicles

·      Complete pre- and post-trip safety and operations checklists and documentation

·      Use navigational technology to find and follow optimal routes

·      Assist with regular vehicle inspections, arranging maintenance when required

·      Coordinate routes, contact donors, and organize volunteer teams to assist with deliveries

·      Refuel vehicles and ensure they’re always ready for use

·      Ensure efficient dock operations including organizing space, coordinating donation drop-offs, managing inventory, moving furniture, and keeping space clean and safe

 

Skills and Qualifications

·      Valid driver’s license

·      Clean driving record (MVR) for at least one year

·      Ability to lift 50+ lbs

·      Strong commitment to safety

·      Good communication and interpersonal skills

·      Great time management and organizational skills

·      Adaptability, flexibility, and the ability to work on a team

·      Pass annual DOT medical exam (CDL not required)

·     Ability to pass federal E-verify requirements

 

Preferred Qualifications

·      Prior experience driving in a professional capacity

·      Ability to perform basic vehicle maintenance

·      Familiarity with the local area

·      Commercial driver’s license a plus, but not required

 

Hours: 25-35 per week

Salary: $16.10 – $19.71 per hour, depending on experience