Volunteer Placer x 4
Des Plaines, IL 60018
Large Non-Profit Christian Organization is in need of temporary help for annual mission project for the holiday season. There are FOUR (4) Volunteer Placer openings.
Estimated length of assignment will be FOUR (4) weeks: November 23rd - December 21st.
MUST BE ABLE TO COMMIT TO DURATION OF ASSIGNMENT WITHOUT ABSENCE.
HOURS: Mondays - Saturdays:
- First shift: 8am - 3:45pm (minus 30 minute lunch: 7.25 hrs/day) - 2 openings
- Second shift: 3pm - 10:30pm (minus 30 minute lunch: 7 hrs/day) - 2 openings
- Mandatory OT: 3 -3.5 hrs/week
- Sundays: OFF
Responsible for working with the OCC Processing Center Floor Coordinator, Quality Control
Manager(s), and Floor Managers to implement the placement plan of volunteers within the Processing
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Sustain a strong and outgoing personality to represent Operation Christmas Child in a positive and
helpful way for the temporary associates and thousands of volunteers that come to the OCC Processing
- Take direction from the OCC Processing Center Floor Coordinator to deliver volunteers effectively to
the designated area of service.
- Work with OCC Processing Center Floor Managers and Quality Control Manager(s) to maintain a
working knowledge of the open volunteer positions across all areas within the Processing Center to
communicate changes or issues with the Floor Coordinator.
- Assist in recruiting volunteers to serve in peripheral areas such as the Shoebox Hospital, GIK or
Inappropriate Items as needed.
- Must be multi-task oriented and display proven organizational skills.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
One year certificate from a college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or
training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Restaurant Host/Hostess experience
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
No certificates, licenses, or registrations are required.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical
procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and
procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of
managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions,
percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or
diagram form. Ability to deal with issues involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to
handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; smell or taste;
and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift
and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance
vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters
while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job,
the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.