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Person-to-Person seeks a dynamic, engaged, innovative and warm Site Associate to provide support to all three of P2P’s site locations, in Darien, South Norwalk and Stamford, CT, on an as-needed basis. Guided by a strong and sincere commitment to P2P’s mission, the Site Associate will ensure the sites operate effectively and efficiently through the day-to-day support of staff, volunteers and community relationships to ensure respectful service to those seeking our assistance.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide support and work alongside volunteers, including food pantry volunteers, clothing center volunteers, home delivery drivers, receptionists, van volunteers and donation delivery/pick up volunteers and student volunteers.
  • Assist the Assistant Site Manager or Site Manager in on-the-job training and onboarding of new volunteers.
  • Using the P2P van/truck, pick up donations and food purchases and transport items between sites.
  • Support food donors, food rescue efforts and food drives with logistical support, including delivering to and picking up the van from food drives when requested.
  • Provide assistance to customers and clients with respect, dignity and excellent customer service.
  • Maintain a safe, neat, orderly, clean and organized workplace.
  • Assist the Senior Site Director, Site Manager and Assistant Site Manager with additional tasks as necessary

The ideal candidate will be bilingual (English and Spanish and/or Haitian Creole).

Requirements & Qualifications

  • A commitment to the mission and activities of P2P and to the community being served;
  • Belief that a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion will provide the best environment, experience and services for everyone, and especially the P2P community;
  • Self-motivated, responsible and accountable, ability to work unsupervised while also working as part of and managing a diverse team;
  • Organized and detail-oriented, with a good aptitude for logistics;
  • Warm, welcoming and responsive personality with outstanding interpersonal communication skills;
  • Proactive approach to problem solving with strong decision-making skills;
  • High ethical standards, comfort dealing with confidential information;
  • Willingness to learn new skills and work on different and evolving projects;
  • Possess warmth, sense of humor, honesty and compassion;
  • Clean driving record; ability and willingness to travel between Norwalk, Darien and Stamford sites as needed;
  • Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, walking, recurring bending, crouching, stooping, twisting, reaching above shoulders, and or other physical activities, and lifting a minimum of 50 lbs. assisted or unassisted;
  • Additional languages (especially Spanish and/or Haitian Creole) are required;

The hours for this position are Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm and Wednesday and Thursday 10 am to 6 pm.  The Site Associate will work at each of P2P’s three site locations, depending upon need, but primarily in Darien and Norwalk.  The location may change on a weekly, or even daily, basis.

Person-to-Person offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a supportive workplace culture.   Starting salary for this position is $22/hour. Benefits include health, dental, vision, supplemental, long term and short term disability insurance, 403(b) retirement savings plan, HSA plan, four weeks paid vacation, paid sick time and paid federal holidays.

Person-to-Person is committed to creating a diverse environment.  We believe that a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion provides the best environment, experience and services for everyone, and especially the P2P Community.

Please submit a letter of interest or your resume, along with a thoughtful cover letter to jobs@p2phelps.org Attn: Deb Ritchie, Chief Operating Officer.  No telephone calls, please.

To apply for this job email your details to christinamason@p2phelps.org