The Voluntary Action Center is currently hiring for the following positions. VAC is a social service non-profit whose mission is commitment to providing high-quality services that address the basic transportation and nutrition needs of our community. Our services include Meals on Wheels, Nutritional Programs such as lunches for local daycare providers and senior citizens, and community transit trips for local seniors, the disabled, and the general public. We have a strong community commitment and presence.
Why work at VAC? VAC, as a progressive mission-driven agency, believes in serving our communities, and that especially means our employees. VAC employees get career growth and development, work flexibility, and a sense of greater purpose. We offer competitive pay, competitive benefits (including generous vacation time), and a family-friendly work culture. We hope you join our team!
Applications are available online or in-person at www.vacdk.org or Voluntary Action Center, 1606 Bethany Rd, Sycamore. Applications can be submitted in person at the address listed above or emailed to VAC’s HR Department. Drug-Free Workplace. EOE.
KITCHEN ASSISTANT (Sycamore location)
Voluntary Action Center is looking for two part-time Kitchen Assistants to assist in our Sycamore and DeKalb County Jail locations (up to 29 hours per week). The Part-Time Kitchen Assistant duties include meal preparation, packing meals, cleaning, and other items in the operation of VAC’s community nutrition programs. Must be flexible and available to work weekends if needed. Must have a good driving record and excellent customer service skills. Must have the ability to obtain an Illinois Food Handler Certificate within 90 days of hire. Applications can be submitted in person at Voluntary Action Center or emailed to VAC’s HR Department at email@example.com. Drug-free workplace. EOE.
Nutrition Driver (LaSalle)
A part-time nutrition Driver is needed for our LaSalle location. This position delivers meals to agency clients in a timely manner within their assigned route, while operating the agency vehicle in a safe and productive manner. In addition, the position serves as a link between VAC and our elderly clients. No experience necessary, but familiarity with the dynamics of meal delivery is a plus. A clean driving record required, and an Illinois Driver’s License required within 30 days of hire. Must pass physical and be at least 19 years of age. Applications can be submitted in person at Voluntary Action Center or emailed to VAC’s HR Department at firstname.lastname@example.org. Drug-free workplace. EOE.
BUS OPERATORS (Kendall and Sycamore location)
VAC is hiring FT and PT transit bus operators. Must be at least 21 years of age, excellent driving record, excellent communication skills, knowledge of areas surrounding region. CDL w/endorsements required within 30 days of hire. Excellent benefits. No experience necessary, but customer service experience and driving experience pluses. Applications are available at the link below or in person at Voluntary Action Center, 1606 Bethany Rd, Sycamore. Applications can be submitted in person at Voluntary Action Center or emailed to VAC’s HR Department at email@example.com. Drug-free workplace. EOE.