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Volunteer Program Assistant

Volunteer Program Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Altoona

Blair Senior Services, Inc., a non-profit Area Agency on Aging, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time position located in our Altoona office to assist with the successful operation of the of the Agency’s Senior Companion and Foster Grandparent Programs. We are an established, stable Agency with a professional work environment and a family-friendly culture.

The Volunteer Program Assistant is a valued member of our team who helps build positive and collaborative relationships.  This position is responsible for performing duties necessary for day-to-day operation of the volunteer programs, provide support to the volunteers/volunteer stations, maintain accurate and up to date information on our volunteers, and process volunteer mileage and stipends for payment. The successful candidate will be service oriented, socially-focused with a “how can I help you” attitude, be an effective communicator, and able to work effectively and efficiently within established guidelines and procedures.

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent with at least three years of relevant experience.  In addition, applicants must have excellent communication skills, be well organized and detail oriented, cooperative and patient with others, and have a genuine empathy and respect for the older adults whom we serve in these programs.  The ideal candidate will also have advanced computer skills, continuous access to a fully-insured vehicle and a valid PA driver’s license.

The starting hourly wage will be $11.93 – $14.32 depending on experience.  We offer an excellent benefit package that includes a generous amount of paid time off available immediately upon hire, a retirement plan with an annual contribution rate of 7.5% beginning on the first anniversary date, and group health insurance with a low monthly premium.

Interested applicants should send a completed application

(see link below), or a resume with cover letter and

three work-related references to:

Blair Senior Services, Inc.

1320 12th Avenue

Altoona, PA 16601-3308

or via email to:

humanresources@blairsenior.org

Applications and resumes will be accepted through February 26, 2021.

EOE/M/F

To apply for this job email your details to hr@blairsenior.org

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