Employment Opportunities

Verde Valley Sanctuary is seeking a full time Mover / Store assistant.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Currently Possess, or be able to acquire a Level 1 fingerprint clearance card
  • Clean 39 Month Motor Vehicle Report
  • Ability to Safely Operate a Moving Van with a Hydraulic Lift
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills

Primary Function:

The Mover will be responsible for evacuating the things that the client asks them to move. The Mover must have the ability to lift up to 100lbs and for heavier items they must use the proper tools and equipment to lift the item.  Mover must have a great lifting technique to avoid getting themselves injured and to prevent damaging the item. Mover is expected to communicate effectively and respectfully with donors, customers, staff and volunteers.  Mover is able to maintain a ‘truck schedule’ to ensure that all pick-up and drop-off appointments can be performed timely.  Mover is able to identify any vehicle maintenance needs and report them to his supervisors, as well as performing basic vehicle maintenance as needed, including but not limited to: refueling, checking and filling fluids and cleaning of the vehicle assigned.

Secondary Function:

A store assistant is a person who is able to assist the Store Management in the operation of the resale store.  The store assistant is able to make knowledgeable decisions on pricing merchandise, answering customer and volunteer questions, maintaining a point of sale, opening and closing the store as well as preparing daily deposits and paperwork.  The store assistant must have basic computer skills, and the ability to research unique donations as well as use Microsoft Office programs such as Word and Excel.  A store assistant must have a high level of integrity, and demonstrate excellent customer service skills as well as conflict resolution abilities.  The store assistant should be able to operate and maintain the resale store in the absence of the Store Manager and Assistant Manager if needed, at either of two resale locations.

The ideal candidate for this position should be able to meet or exceed the responsibilities listed in the primary functions described above. Please email your resume to admin@verdevalleysanctuary.org