Donation Truck Driver
Posted July 18, 2019
The Green Project is a non-profit serving New Orleans since 1994 to develop a culture of creative reuse by managing a salvage store, processing recycled paint, diverting usable waste from our landfills, and developing the next generation of environmental stewards.
We are looking for full-time driver (non-cdl)/crew leader to join our team by driving our truck to pick up donations of building materials within the New Orleans area to keep usable materials in circulation!
Work within a two person truck crew team to share driving, donation, customer service, and fleet control responsibilities
Drive a medium sized box truck with lift gate, Isuzu NRR
Ensure all daily truck inspections are performed (tire pressure, oil, equipment, etc).
Ensure truck has enough donation receipts, safety equipment and marketing material.
Pickup and unload donations of building materials
Maintain accurate delivery and pickup records
Provide great customer service to donors of building materials
Check in regularly throughout the day with Operations Manager for additional assignments, to report damage/issues, and troubleshooting guidance
Assist with salvage store tasks as needed
What We Offer
Accrued Paid Time Off
Dental and Vision Available
Health Care Reimbursement
Qualities of the ideal candidate would include:
Experience driving a medium sized box truck in residential streets
Clean driving record
Valid driver’s license. Has a Class D license
Highly motivated to get the job done
Tolerance for working in hot and cold weather
Knowledge of building materials a plus
Experience with furniture moving is preferred
An enthusiasm for reuse and sustainability
Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds regularly and team lift 100 pounds
To apply, please follow this link and click “Apply.”
The Green Project is an equal opportunities employer to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, age, religion, creed, sex, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.
Posted July 19, 2019
The Communications Intern works with the Green Project’s Interim Executive Director to enhance the organization’s digital presence. This internship is for college-level students with a passion for sustainability and strong interest in communicating environmental issues, nonprofit branding, content creation and writing.
Scope of Work
Create content (visual and text) for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter based on Salvage Store inventory, TGP events, and related programs
Research and write blog posts related to waste streams, waste resources, sustainability, recycling, DIY and creative reuse with a focus on the New Orleans community
Assist in developing workshop/event descriptions and imagery for promotional purposes
Assist in crafting store signage for merchandise and events
Organize and maintain email lists
Contribute to monthly newsletter blast
Assist with event coordination
Proficient in Google Suite
Understanding of audience and ability to write to an audience
Demonstrable writing experience (academic, personal or professional)
Demonstrable photography experience (personal or professional; professional camera not required)
Experience using and deep knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Familiarity with brand voice and brand guidelines
Enthusiasm about environmental issues
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
Experience shooting and editing short films
Experience working with Squarespace, MailChimp and integrations
To apply, please email email@example.com and introduce yourself, attach a current resume, and provide a link to your favorite brand to follow on Instagram and tell us why.
This internship is unpaid, but may qualify for course credit.