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One of the most rewarding ways to get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters is to work with us. A career with Big Brothers Big Sisters is an opportunity to merge your talents and personal values with your desire to make a difference. Every day, we are changing the perspectives of children and enabling them to see the world around them in a more positive light. With that newfound point of view, they can see their potential more clearly and dream bigger about their future. Our success is a result of committed and inspired employees, working together to make a lasting impact on America's youth, schools, and communities.

An Opportunity for Growth

That's obviously true for the children we serve. But it's also true within our organization. We need talented and passionate people in a variety of areas including Executive Leadership, Fund Development, Program Management, Marketing and Communications, Human Resources, Finance, and Information Technology. Every day, We are committed to a diverse workforce with representation from every walk of life. We recognize how our organization is greatly enhanced when we unite people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City offers a flexible work environment that is upbeat and fun. The average tenure of BBBSKC staff is 6 years. BBBSKC was named by NP Times as one of the best nonprofits to work for. BBBSKC offers competitive pay and benefits for full-time employees.

Savers Clothing Donation Pick-Up Driver

Job Type: Full-Time Position 

Pick up donations on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City. Drivers are responsible for completing daily residential collection routes. 

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Ability to operate a 16' box truck and daily functions include truck inspections, mapping, picking up and moving large and odd shaped items weighing up to 70 pounds. In addition, this role will require accurate record keeping of route data, driver's log, and truck maintenance records.

Strong working knowledge of managing a cell phone for communications and operating GPS tools. Competitive pay, eligible for benefits after 2 months. Fun group of people to work with! Employment is conditional on receiving a DOT Medical Card, MVR without violations or accidents within the last three year, Background Check, & Pre-Employment drug test.

We participate in E-Verify. Only serious applicants should apply.

Apply at www.savers.com/careers - Search jobs - Keyword - IRC4146 - Job Category - Supply Chain - Location - Kansas City, MO - Distance from location - 10 miles - click search. The opening will be displayed to submit your application.

Driver's Assistant

This position will work with our drivers to service our bins and pickup from our partners Monday through Friday throughout the summer.  This is a great opportunity for a recent high school graduate or college student. They must have dependable transportation and be willing to meet in Oak Grove at 7 a.m. most mornings.

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Nature and Scope

This position is designed to add capacity and support to the BBBSKC Clothing Donation Center. This business collects clothing donations from more than 100 bins throughout the KC metro area and works with more than 20 non-profit partners. In total, this partnership is responsible for the collection of an average of 50,000 pounds of clothing per week. This material is then dropped off at partner stores for processing. The proceeds from these collections support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City. As a Driver’s Assistant, the candidate will be expected to ride each daily route with BBBSKC drivers, assist in the bagging and loading of donated materials, and assist in the unloading of the materials at the assigned store.

Qualifications

Due to  the nature of this position, the candidate must be able to lift at least 50 pounds, engage in manual labor throughout the day, work in difficult conditions, and provide excellent service.  

The core hours for the position are 7-4 Monday through Friday.  However, when extreme heat is forcast, the drivers may alter the schedule to provide for an earlier start time.  Occasionally, this position may be expected to assist with weekend events.

This position will also require reliable transportation to a prearranged meeting location each day.  

The successful candidate for this position will demonstrate reliability, strong customer service, a team approach, and a commitment to the BBBS mission.

Eligible applicants must be 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent 

Pre-employment background check is required

Big Brothers Big Sisters is an equal opportunity employer.  Women and applicants of color are encouraged to apply.

To apply, contact Audrey Johnson at audrey@bbbskc.org.

For more information please contact us at info@bbbskc.org