Job Description

Meals on Wheels Central Texas has an immediate opening for a Hot Shot Driver. We seek to nourish and enrich the lives of the homebound and other people in need through programs that promote dignity and independent living. Our drivers are on the frontline of this mission delivering meals and providing a friendly hello and check-in with our wonderful clients. We are looking for a part-time driver to join our team and support our daily operations. The Hot Shot Driver delivers hot, nutritious meals to our volunteer pick-up sites, senior centers, and to our clients in the Austin area. Duties include assembling, loading, and some heavy lifting. Knowledge of Austin metropolitan and surrounding areas is a plus. We are seeking someone dependable and friendly with excellent interpersonal communication skills. We offer paid holidays and paid time off as well as a fun and friendly work environment. We were also named a 2016 Top Workplace in Austin by the Austin American Statesman. Position is M-F with hours between 8:00am and 2:30pm. 25 hours/week, $11 an hour.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, sex or age or any other legally protected status.

Skills / Requirements

Must be dependable and exercise good judgement

Ability to understand directions and work with minimal supervision

Professional and courteous

Must be at least 25 years of age

High School diploma or equivalent

Minimum 1 year work experience

Valid driver's license with clean driving record

Verifiable references

Ability to lift 50 pounds

Must pass criminal background check

Ability to communicate in a professional manner; displaying appropriate interpersonal skills with volunteers, co-workers, kitchen personnel, clients and site coordinators/meal managers

Important Notes

No phone calls please.