Event Team Leader - Middletown

Function:
Travel to Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) MobilePack events across the country to direct large volunteer groups of youth and adults in packaging food product. Perform general labor and warehousing tasks.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Travel to and from FMSC MobilePack events.
Educate large groups of volunteers on the FMSC story and mission. Adjust presentation delivery to each audience.
Instruct volunteers on how to package food product; monitor volunteers to ensure proper adherence to procedures.
Ask volunteers to donate through financial gifts and/or by purchasing products from the MarketPlace store.
Delegate tasks to volunteer teams.
Assist with cultivating cooperative relationships with event hosts during event execution.
Operate powered industrial forklift and pallet jack to organize inventory and load/unload shipments.
Perform setup and clean-up of MobilePack events.
Maintain the flow of supplies and finished product around the packaging and warehouse areas.
Label inventory, palletize boxes, and wrap and strap pallets.
Uphold workplace safety, food safety and quality, and personnel policies and procedures.
Perform transactions for merchandise sales.
Lead a brief Christian prayer, inviting volunteers to pray over the packaged food.
Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Experience and Qualifications:
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Commitment to support, promote, and authentically communicate FMSC's Christian mission and goals.
Able to travel to local and out-of-state events.
Able to be on your feet continuously walking around for 8+ hours, push, pull, repeatedly lift 30-50 lbs., bend, twist, use fine manual dexterity, etc.
Enthusiastic, team-oriented, and customer-centric attitude. Assertive and able to coordinate and delegate.
Strong interpersonal and large-group communication skills, including demonstrated public speaking experience. Able to educate, persuade, and instruct large groups.
Experience asking for donations desired.
Flexible, adaptable, and able to troubleshoot in a highly-variable environment.
Able to perform responsibly, follow directions, and use good judgment and discretion.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Able to respectfully communicate with diverse groups varying in age, religious beliefs, ethnicity, ability level, etc.
Experience operating a forklift and pallet jack preferred.

Schedule and Details:
Part-time, non-exempt (hourly) position.
Wage is $13.48/hour.
Travel expenses covered (transportation, hotel, meals). Approximately 50% of events are local, and 50% out of state.
Regularly scheduled for 2-4 events per month based on your personal availability.
Must be available Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays. Most events span weekends (Friday to Sunday, or Thursday to Monday). Shifts can be 8+ hours per day, and often occur in the afternoon/evening hours.
Occasional trainings and meetings are required.
Reports to Sr. Event Supervisor.
Will have consistent exposure to soy, a known allergen.

To Apply:
Complete the online application at www.fmsc.org/apply. You may also upload a resume (not required). Position is open until filled.