Position Summary: Provide nutritionally balanced meals, social activities, and support to Senior citizens at a congregate dining site and for home delivered meal programs.
Essential Job Functions:
Performs any additional duties as directed or assigned by supervisor, Program Director or Mid Florida Community Services, Inc. Executive staff. This description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the position and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities, or working conditions associated with the position.
Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
Experience: One year experience in social or senior service, public service or related field.
Licenses & Certifications: Valid Florida driver’s license must be able to operate a motor vehicle and be insurable by company’s current insurance carrier.
Critical Skills, Abilities, & Expertise:
Physical Requirements: Use of arms, hands and fingers are constant. Good eyesight (with corrective device) and good hearing (with corrective device) are essential. Sitting, talking, walking, handling, use of depth perception and driving are frequent.Light (up to 20lbs.) lifting, stretching/reaching, grasping, and kneeling are occasional.
Equipment: Oven, refrigerator, microwave, adding machine, telephone, copy machine, facsimile, and a vehicle.
Skills & Expertise: Ability to work with limited direction. Skill in completing work with a high degree of accuracy. Skill in paying attention to details. Ability to evaluate situations and make prompt decisions. Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing. Ability to establish effective working relationships with people. Knowledge of department and program policies and procedures.
Environmental Job Factors:
Job Location: Various locations within Polk County.
Work Environment: Constantly works in a meal site environment and works closely with others on a regular basis. Frequently works outside and alone.
Wage: $8.10 - $9.89/hr
Benefits: PTO, Sick, Paid Holidays
Apply online at www.mfcs.us.com