Wayside Food Programs is hiring for a Food Rescue Assistant! Join our hard working team to fight hunger and strengthen our community.The Food Rescue Assistant will work with Wayside staff and volunteers to assist in the procurement, sorting and distribution of food through Wayside’s Food Rescue Program.  The Assistant will be specifically responsible for assisting pantries with food pickups, picking up food donations offsite and assisting individuals and others with donating food at Wayside’s warehouse.  This position will report to Wayside’s Warehouse Manager. This is a 20 hour/week position; days/times are Monday 9:00-2:00, Tuesday 9:00-2:00, Wednesday 9:00-3:00 and Friday 9:00-1:00. Please send a resume and short cover letter to mzwolinski@waysidemaine.org  Start date:  May 1, 2019 Responsibilities:Food donation pickupsWork with Warehouse Manager to supervise volunteers in warehouse tasksAssist pantries with food pickupsAssist with onsite food donationsOther tasks as neededMaintaining and submitting bi-weekly timesheets Qualifications:Excellent driving recordComfortable driving a box truckAbility to become fork truck certified (we will train)Ability to lift 50+ pounds regularly throughout the dayAbility to work in cold temperaturesPrevious warehouse experience preferredOrganized; able to follow detailed daily schedule