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Driver  ,   : 4/15/2020
Job Description

Job ID#:

2327

Job Category:

Transportation

Position Type:

Temporary/ Seasonal


Details:

Farmer’s Market Driver
 
 
 
LOCATION:  NYC areas: Bronx, Brooklyn and Manhattan. (For further information, visit www.harvesthomefm.org)
 
TERM: June – November 2020
 
WAGE CATEGORY: SEASONAL POSITION (Part Time 3 days per week)
 
ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION: Harvest Home Farmers’ Market, Inc. (HH) is the leading provider of farm-fresh produce and regionally grown foods distributed to the neediest families in distressed communities.  HH has markets located in the Bronx, Brooklyn and Manhattan.
 
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Operate vehicle to transport and set up equipment at market locations
  • Follow prearranged weekly schedules to meet program itineraries at each assigned market location
  • Follow routes to destination, or use maps and GPS to navigate routes on the fly
  • Maintain vehicle and equipment condition and cleanliness
  • Maintain and have safe and compliant driving record, following all state and national driving laws, rules, and regulations.
  • Collect market reports and deliver to office staff secured and undamaged
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Previous experience driving preferred
  • Able to follow verbal directions and follow GPS
  • Able to work well alone and willing to commit to the entire market season
  • Able to adapt to changing schedules and routines
  • High school diploma or equivalent; relevant experience; or knowledge, skills, and mental ability equivalent to 2 years of high school education
  • Physically able to lift and carry 50 - 70 pounds
  • Positive attitude and professional demeanor
  • Physically able to reach, stretch, bend, and sit for long periods of time during daily routine
  • Reliable and punctual and demonstrates professionalism to job and duties
*Acacia Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

 
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