LA2050
Door of Hope

In-Kind & Facilities Assistant

Employment type
Part-Time
Posted
2 months ago
Location
Los Angeles
Description

Part-time, Non-exempt

Door of Hope is a Christian, faith-based nonprofit that equips families experiencing homelessness to rebuild their lives.

The In-Kind & Facilities Assistant (IKFA) supports this mission by coordinating in-kind donations and assisting in facilities maintenance and repairs.

The IKFA must have an interest in facility upkeep and repair. General knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry and preventative maintenance is very beneficial, but Door of Hope is willing to train the right person. This individual should be patient, independent, hard working, and have the ability to think quickly during times of high stress, yet maintain steadfast in a mindset that reflects DoH’s core values.

At times, the job of the IKFA is not glamorous, but be assured that you are providing an extremely valuable service to those in need. Often this work occurs behind the scenes but the impact of this position is immense.

Schedule

  • Part-time, flexible schedule
  • 30 hours/week
  • Must be available during normal business hours

Responsibilities

  • Assist in tracking, organizing, and dispersing donations received by Door of Hope
  • Coordinate pick-up or drop-off of donations at DoH facilities or at ACTs thrift store
  • For larger and heavier pickups, act as the liaison and assist in retrieving donations
  • Deliver donations to graduates
  • Perform maintenance/repairs as needed under the direction of the In-Kind & Facilities Manager
  • Communicate with appropriate staff on supplying their needs
  • Perform any other task necessary to support the mission of Door of Hope

Qualifications

  • Current driver’s license with good driving record and auto insurance
  • Must be in good physical condition and able to lift extremely heavy items
  • Facility maintenance experience and/or knowledge of construction is a plus
  • Strong relational and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Must exemplify Door of Hope's core values: Christ-centered, compassionate, holistic, empowering, relational, excellent
To apply

(1) SEND RESUME & BRIEF COVER LETTER TO [email protected]
(2) In your brief Cover Letter, include (a) your understanding of Door of Hope's mission, and (b) how the requirements and goals of this position relate to your experience

Application deadline: 09/30/2019.