ABOUT THE POSITION:The Sales Associate’s primary responsibility is to assist the Operations Manager and other members of the Farm Express team in performing the duties necessary to sustain a level of excellent service to Farm Express customers. The Sales Associate will be a driver for the Farm Express minibus, so a valid driver’s license and three years of a clean motor vehicle record are required.
WORK SCHEDULE: 18-30 hours per week. Hours are contingent upon Farm Express service schedule and may vary depending on weekly schedule and operational needs. Some evening and weekend hours are required. COMPENSATION: $13.00 per hour
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: - Exceptional customer service skills - A valid driver's license and ability to operate a large vehicle safety during the day and at night (commercial license not required) - Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks at once - Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people - Agile problem solving skills and desire to work in various environments - Capable of using technology including Slack, iPad applications, GPS navigation systems, and others - Ability to manage cash and equipment in an ethical, legal manner - Physical strength required to lift large boxes of produce and assist customers on and off the bus - Bilingual (English and Spanish) strongly preferred, but not required
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: - Provide exceptional customer service to community members, stakeholders, site managers, and team members - Ring up customer transactions using Point-of-Sale checkout system - Assist customers with shopping, produce handling and getting on and off the bus - Assist in product ordering, receiving, and inventory inspection to ensure produce quality and quantity meet the organization’s standard of excellence - Be responsible for handling equipment and performing organizational processes with rigorous attention to safety and detail - Maintain clean and orderly work environments at all times - Perform all operational tasks as identified to ensure successful operation of the Farm Express service - Operate Farm Express minibus with rigorous attention to safety and detail
Safety is our number one priority. The ideal candidate must have a clear motor vehicle record for the past three years and will be subject to driver training and drug testing to ensure a safe work environment at all times.
TO APPLY:Please submit your resume to Jenny Carrillo, Operations Manager at Jenny@discoverytriangle.org and Elyse Guidas, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.