The Salvation Army is now accepting applications for reliable and hardworking Drivers for Donation pick-ups. No CDL Required. However, you must be able to obtain a Class D License with a Box Truck Endorsement. (It is a simple written test you can take daily until you pass, at no cost, followed by a driving test we will train for and provide the truck for the test.)
This position is Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, with some Saturday's, but usually very few. We are never open on Sunday.
This position starts at $12.00 per hour with an increase to $14.00 per hour after passing a 90 day probationary period.
Duties will include driving a box truck to pick-up and transport gently used donations, loading and unloading of trucks, instructing and supervising of driver’s helper.
You will follow a set route throughout Des Moines and the surrounding area using GPS mapping systems. It is very easy to follow and a user friendly system.
Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment while keeping a positive attitude. Clean driving record is essential to clear an MVR (Motor Vehicle Registry). Once you clear MVR with The Salvation Army will assist candidate in obtaining appropriate endorsements. A CDL license is not required or needed for this position.
You must be able to obtain a Class D License with a Class 2 Box Truck Endorsement. (It is a simple written test you can take daily until you pass, at no cost, followed by a driving test we will train for and provide the truck for the test.)
Physical requirements of the position include standing, kneeling, crouching, stooping and lifting/pushing 50 – 100 lbs.
Act as personal representative of The Salvation Army and ensure that all customers are treated courteously. Immediately report any problem in pick-ups to immediate supervisor through the dispatch office.