Arlington Food Assistance Center Warehouse Assistant

AFAC- Warehouse Assistant 

The Skinny:
30 year-old, well-respected, and award winning local food pantry seeks a motivated, organized, and energetic go-getter to help us serve the 2,500 families in our care each week!
Are you an experienced warehouse worker with a heart of gold and wanting to make a real difference? Bring your talent to AFAC!

We’re looking for someone who

 Is ripe for the pickin
g. You’ve done this kind of work before, so you know how to work smart, not just hard and fast.

 Is a smart cooki
e. You have an uncanny ability to identify places to cut costs and time without compromising on quality.

 Is a good eg
g. You are a good ambassador for your company and have a track record of representing your organization or corporation with integrity, grit, charm, and kindness.

 Care
s. AFAC’s mission is to provide free, nutritious, groceries to low-income individuals and families who reside in Arlington County. You’ll go the extra mile to make sure we can do that.

What you’ll do all day:

Keep it fresh. You’ll ensure that the food coming in and going out is handled properly, gets to its destination on-time, and there’s enough of it to go around.
Turnip. On our team, communication is key. Shared logistics, timetables, purchase orders, and site menus keep our warehouse moving and our families fed. You’ll be answering telephone, text, and email correspondence like a tween
Romaine Calm & Cheese! You’ll be part of a crew of 4 other warehouse staff and will help guide more than 2,000 active volunteers (each year) turn and churn over 90,000 pounds of food through our AFAC warehouse each week.

Tools to bring to your first day:
 High School diploma
 Solid computer and communication skills
 Previous warehouse experience 

    Ready to join the team?

    • valid driver’s license
    •   Ability to lift 50 pounds or more daily  
    • A winning personality

     To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and best pun (Eggs-e- lent! Taco bout it!) to Koube Ngaaje, Director of Operations, at subject line ARL Warehouse

    The Arlington Food Assistance Center is an equal opportunity employer.
    For more information, please call 703-845-8486 or visit us at


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