Food Pantry Coordinator

Kalkaska Area Interfaith Resources (KAIR)
Job Description
Job Description for Food Pantry Coordinator
KAIR is a faith-based 501 c3 volunteer organization that provides elemental services and
assistance to the frail, elderly, isolated, and needy of Kalkaska County.

This is an entry level minimum wage, part-time position requiring a four day work week that may include some weekends.
Duties include the following:
  • Attend all monthly Food Coalition/Farm to Freezer Meetings
  • Keep food pantry stocked, cleaned, rotated, with focus on proper food handling practices
  • Ensure accurate daily client data entry
  • Supervise volunteers in respectful manner
  • Actively participate/organize Food Drives and Christmas meal program for needy of
          Kalkaska County
  • Yearly update of client data entry
  • Month End Reporting
  • Monthly Inventory of food products
  • Understanding of budget practices
  • Record keeping of freezer tempertures
Skills Required:
  • Ability to work well with others in volunteer environment
  • Compassion for individuals in need
  • Demonstrates behaviors consistent with the company's vision, mission and values in all interactions with customers, co-workers and suppliers 
  • Adheres to all company policies, procedures and safety standards
  • Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and information
  • Ability to understand and implement verbal communications and suggestions
  • Demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Computer knowledge of basic database systems
  • Requires walking, prolonged standing, and ability to lift up to 50 pounds repetitively
  • Prior Management experience preferred-will train right candidate
  • ServSafe Certification/Food Service Knowledge beneficial
  • Ability to understand fair treatment and non-discrimination policies
  • Ability to cover other departments when needed to benefit KAIR and its co-workers
  • Understanding that failure to perform daily job duties may result in termination of employment
Applicants interested in this opportunity may send resume to attention
Food Pantry Coordinator Position. 
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