SCF Early Head Start (EHS)


Ray of Sunrise EHS Facilities Volunteer

 

Sunrise Children’s Foundation

Rays of Sunrise Volunteer and Internship Program

 

 

Rays of Sunrise EHS Facilities Volunteer

 

Program: Administration

Supervisor: Volunteer & Special Events Manager

 

Position Description: Under the supervision of the Volunteer & Special Events Manager and direct guidance of the Facilities & IT Manager, the Rays of Sunrise Facilities Volunteer would support maintenance, safety and functionality of Sunrise Children’s Foundation locations including the well-being of its participants and staff.

Duties:

There may be additional duties depending on site and program needed but general duties can include:

  • Support SCF policies, procedures, standards of conduct and philosophy of the program
  • Maintain strict confidentiality of SCF children, families and staff in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Assist with keeping the premises, grounds, and parking lots clean and in orderly condition
  • Perform repair maintenance of centers and clinics which could include: touch-up painting, light carpentry, installing shelves, minor plumbing & lighting repairs, use of small hand tools, cleaning plumbing back-ups, hauling trash, moving furniture & supplies, etc.
  • Advises Facilities Manager and other facilities team members of any maintenance/repair problems observed or reported while on site; periodically inspects units, buildings and common areas and reports findings as needed
  • Assist with maintaining safety standards and procedures (ex. reporting possible violations, monitoring fire extinguishers and emergency lighting)
  • Maintain a professional attitude and cooperates with colleagues and administration
  • Assist in delivery, set-up and arrangement of event tables, chairs and decorations at centers, multi-purpose room or special events
  • Transport small equipment, tools or furniture between departments, buildings, and locations
  • Organize inventory as needed
  • Performs a variety of routine physical work which may include: pick-up & delivery of various items or furniture which could require light assembly;
  • Maintain drug free-work workplace

 

Skills & Physical Requirements:

  • This position is physically demanding, requiring good physical condition & ability to lift heavy objects of varying shapes, sizes, and weights repeatedly over long periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects weighing up to 50 pounds with or without material handling equipment
  • Must have manual dexterity to bend, lift, walk and climb.
  • Must be comfortable on a ladder.
  • Must be able to able frequently to walk, stand, sit, kneel, reach, stoop, squat, crouch navigate office, clinic, classroom and public environments
  • Vision abilities include close vision, distant vision, peripheral vision and depth perception

 

Requirements:

SCF will pay fees associated with the below requirements:

  • Maintains a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Work Card (Sheriff's Card) for Child Care
  • Must submit negative TB results (One-Step Skin Test or Chest X-Ray ) prior to start date
  • Must pass pre-volunteer drug/alcohol testing
  • Must have a physical performed and document submitted prior to start date

 

Training:

  • Rays of Sunrise Orientation with Volunteer & Special Events Manager
  • On-site training directed by Facilities & IT Manager.

 

 

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Satisfaction of giving back to the community
  • Support to an organization that directly impacts the lives of children and families SCF serves
  • Personal and professional growth
  • Recognition for contributions
  • Opportunity to meet diverse people, families, fellow volunteers, and staff