IPM Food Pantry - Pantry Assistant

Pantry Assistant

IPM Food Pantry
4623 Aicholtz Road
Cincinnati OH 45244

Job Type: ,
Compensation: $18 / Hour
Posted Date: 05/30/2024
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Pantry Assistant

Job Description

The Pantry Assistant is a part-time position that assists with the operations of the Drive-thru, Choice, and Mobile Food Pantries. This includes managing and maintaining a well-organized and inviting pantry, restocking inventory, vendor food pick-ups, and maintaining vendor relations.

Job Responsibilities

Choice/Drive Through Food Pantry

  • Lead setup, breakdown, and supervision of volunteers during Drive Through or Choice pantry.
  • Monitors inventory and food orders as needed to ensure adequate supplies are available during pantry hours.
  • Picks up and plans for storage and movement of donated and purchased pantry provisions.
  • Assists in cleaning, stocking, filing, data entry, and other relevant activities.
  • Assists with registering neighbors as needed using Oasis (neighbor database software) and TEFAP forms.
  • Assist in year-end inventory.

Mobile Food Pantry

  • Supports and supervises volunteers during mobile food pantries.
  • Receives orders and ensures quantities ordered are correct.
  • Assists with set up for shoppers.
  • Assist with tear down and transport of leftover food to the pantry.

Supervision of volunteers and vendors

  • Welcome and thanks, volunteers.
  • Assigns tasks and utilizes volunteers’ skills during their shifts.

 

Other Considerations

  • Benefits include PTO and paid holidays.
  • Working conditions, including outside in rain or snow and irregular hours.
  • The primary hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, and two Saturdays (1/2 day)/month and in the evenings for specific events.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • A valid driver’s license and vehicle.

 

Application Process

To apply, please send a resume and brief cover letter to [email protected].

 

About the Organization

IPM has a new 12,000 sq. ft. food pantry and distribution center. We have been addressing community needs for 60 years. IPM continues to be forward-thinking in our vision to create a thriving, food-secure community.

We operate a Choice Food Pantry, a Drive Through Pantry, and several innovative programs to serve our needy neighbors. Make an impact that will be felt for future generations – be part of a prominent and growing organization. Enjoy the benefits of working with volunteers of all ages as we continue to reach further and feed more. We cherish our volunteers, teammates, community partners, and the neighbors we serve.

 

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