Pay Range: $19.00 - $25.50/hr., Qualifies for bilingual pay
Hours: Full-time, 36 hr/week, Mon-Thurs For more than 50 years, Meals on Wheels People has helped thousands of older adults in the Portland Metro area maintain their independence through weekly meal delivery and social connections. Join a work culture rooted in our five values: integrity, commitment, respect, inclusion, creativity, and TEAMWORK. With over 20 meal delivery centers throughout Multnomah, Washington, and Clark counties, our staff and volunteers ensure that no senior goes hungry or experiences social isolation.
As our Recruiting & Retention Specialist, you are responsible for the recruitment and placement activities for Meals on Wheels People employees, interns, and volunteers (paid and non-paid staff) . You will ensure recruitment success throughout the organization by developing recruiting plans that employ traditional sourcing strategies and resources and by developing new, creative recruiting ideas. You will also support Meals on Wheels People recognition activities for employees, interns, and volunteers. This position offers $1.00 added pay for bilingual applicants and requires high interpersonal savvy, discretion, problem-solving, prioritization, and time management skills.
Our ideal candidate will have experience in employee and volunteer recruitment, placement, and retention practices. Be a self-starter, motivated to work autonomously, and have practical organizational and time management skills to complete projects with little supervision. Communicate effectively with people from all walks of life and varying backgrounds. A driver’s license and a vehicle are essential for this position as it may require travel between Washington, Multnomah, and Clark counties.
Make a difference working in a supportive and collaborative environment. Celebrate a work-life balance with a four-day workweek, quality time off, and a comprehensive benefits package.
We value a culture of equity, diverse perspectives, and collaboration at Meals on Wheels People. We are committed to the inclusion of people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, women, and people living with disabilities in our workplace and programs.
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