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LUBBOCK MEALS ON WHEELS
PROGRAM COORDINATOR

“Respecting the dignity of every human being, no matter their need or physical condition, Lubbock Meals on Wheels will provide nutritious home-delivered meals to those who are homebound, elderly, or disabled.  We shall seek to break the social isolation experienced by the homebound, by providing warm, caring, friendly contact through our volunteers.”

Lubbock Meals on Wheels, Inc. was founded in 1971.  We provide home-delivered meals to eligible residents of the City of Lubbock, and other communities through contract.  We currently serve over 700 people, delivering 54 routes each day.

Position

Serving as an integral member of the LMOW team, the Program Coordinator (PC) coordinates all aspects of the recipient programs to ensure that services are offered to all eligible recipients.  The PC develops and maintains the delivery routes, provides information to our social workers to assist with eligibility determination, coordinates and maintains special programs (pet program, weekend meal program, Santa to a Senior, etc.), develops and maintains relationships with referral sources, develops and maintains relationships with our veterinary providers, maintains and prepares invoices, and communicates with volunteers about the condition of recipients.

Full time position:  range $12.25/hour-$13.75/hour based on education & experience.
8:00am – 4:30pm Mon-Fri.
Health insurance fully paid by LMOW.
Paid vacation, paid sick, and 9 – 10 holidays per year.
Lunch provided.

Education

  • Bachelor degree in social services, business, hospitality, or other related fields preferred.
  • Two years of related experience may be substituted for one year of college.
  • Five years of related experience required.
  • High School degree required.

Skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including ability to set priorities and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to achieve goals in a collaborative manner
  • Excellent communication skills to include, speaking (in person and on the phone) and writing
  • Strong knowledge of and proficiency with computers, Outlook, Word, Excel, and client data management systems
  • Ability to work with confidential material
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must be insurable for automobile insurance and capable of driving a van
  • Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)

Physical Requirement

  • Fast paced with significant personal interaction
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Minimal reaching, bending, and stooping.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers
  • Vehicle required to perform duties

Submit Resume
to mary@lubbockmow.org or fax to 806-791-1835.

Position will remain open until filled.