New York Edge Driver/Facilities Worker (Part-Time) in Queens, New York
New York Edge is the largest provider of after school and summer camp programs in New York City public schools. Each year, programs in academics--including STEM, the arts, sports & wellness, and college access help 40,000 students develop leadership skills and succeed in school. Working parents count on our programs to provide safe and enriching environments for their children.
New York Edge seeks a dynamic, motivated and highly organized individual to fill the part-time role of Driver/Facilities Support. In this part-time role, you will be responsible for providing driving/facilities support in the management of the daily operations of the community school by dropping and picking up staff, collecting various packages, and maintaining a travel log to record work hours, travel-time and locations traveled to. You should also be able to perform routine checks on the company vehicle.
Safely transporting company staff as well as various products and materials to and from specified locations in a timely manner.
Assisting with the loading and offloading of staff luggage, products, and materials.
Adjusting travel routes to avoid traffic congestion or road construction.
Promptly informing the company of any tickets issued against the company vehicle during work hours.
Ensuring that the company vehicle is always parked in areas that permit parking in order to avoid towing.
Keeping the company vehicle clean and properly maintained by performing regular washing, cleaning and vehicle maintenance.
Assists in storing new equipment in various departments’ storage rooms and stacking the equipment in an orderly manner.
Providing accurate time records of the company vehicle’s coming and goings.
Reporting any accidents, injuries, and vehicle damage to management.
Other duties as assigned
High school diploma or GED.
Valid NYS driver's license and clean driving record, CDL preferred.
Sound knowledge of road safety regulations.
Working knowledge of local roads and routes.
The ability to utilize maps, GPS systems, and car manuals.
Effective communication skills.
Punctual and reliable.
Must be able to pass criminal background check
Physically able to lift and carry object up from 30 to 50 pounds
Physically able to reach, stretch, bend, and sit for long periods of time during daily routine
Previous professional experience driving preferred
Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed
Covid-19 Related Requirements:
Must provide proof of vaccination against the Covid-19 virus.
Must be able to adhere to all federal, state, and local mandates regarding the Covid-19 virus which include but are not limited to wearing PPE and remaining socially distant whenever possible.
Salary & Benefits: Salary to be commensurate with experience. Salary Range: $25– $27hrly.
To apply, please visit our website at newyorkedge.org/careers