Downtown Streets Team - Ending Homelessness Through The Dignity Of Work

CAREERS AT DST

JOIN US IN THE FIGHT AGAINST HOMELESSNESS

Benefits:

  • DST pays 100% for employee medical/dental/vision with choice of provider, including Kaiser
  • 401k with match of 6% after one year
  • 15 accrued days of PTO to start
  • 20+ days off with pay, including 4th of July week and Christmas Eve through New Years Day
  • Additional one month paid sabbatical after 5th year of employment
  • Free gym membership

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Extras:

  • Flexibility that supports your personal and professional success
  • 3 month new hire training program
  • Personalized training and development plan
  • Opportunities for internal growth and development
  • Monthly Staff Meetings and Annual off-site conference

Office Administrator - Salinas

Job Title
Office Administrator - Salinas
Job ID
27406408
Location
Salinas,  CA 93901
Other Location
Description

Office Administrator/Outreach – Salinas

 

Come work for a growing Company that offers great benefits with opportunities to advance and learn alongside a group of passionate people.  If you have a passion for working with people experiencing homelessness, we would like to meet you!

 

The Organization:

Downtown Streets Team has been rated one of "Best Nonprofits to Work For in 2020" by The Nonprofit Times for four years. We strive to end homelessness by enabling un-housed individuals to restore their dignity and rebuild their lives. Our model was also recognized as one of only five Evidence Based Best Practices in California in 2018. 

 

The Position:

We’re looking for a full-time Office Administrator to support the growth of our Salinas work experience program. Along with supporting our Staff and Team Members, this person will be responsible for providing regular outreach to those experiencing homelessness within our community. 

This job requires an individual with strong organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills. Someone who is able to manage priorities and workflow independently and demonstrates versatility, flexibility and willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.

Bi-lingual in Spanish is a plus

 

The wellbeing of our employees is very important to us and we support a healthy work-life balance. The schedule is a regular Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week. The job will primarily be performed in the field, with some office hours. Flexibility and local travel is required, dependent upon the needs of the Team Members and work related events such as staff meetings and community events.

 

 Qualifications:

·       High school diploma/GED and 2 years of related experience 

·       Strong customer service skills

·       Ability to perform job duties with minimal supervision

·       Demonstrate adaptability, commitment, collaboration and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm

·       Excellent listening comprehension, written and verbal communication skills

·       Experience with Microsoft programs

 

 

Physical Requirements:

·       While performing the essential duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to do the following: 

·       Sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling and lifting (up to 25 lbs.)

·       Using personal computer, keyboard, mouse and monitor

·       Writing, reading, speaking in English

·       Observation and problem solving; hearing, seeing, reasoning and decision making

·       Basic mathematical calculations

 

The Location:

The Salinas Team is located at 140 Central Ave in the second floor. We are a 1 block walk away from the MST Station and next to the Steinbeck House. With our office in the heart of Old Town Salinas, we are able to take full advantage of all the great local restaurants and the beautiful view.

 

Benefits:

·       Generous Salary

·       Opportunities for growth

·       Competitive benefits package including a 401k match of 6% after one year

·       Flexible schedule

·       Sabbatical after 5 years of employment

·       Unique culture and passionate coworkers

·       Additional compensation for Bilingual (Spanish) ability

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Downtown Streets Team is a 501(c)3 Organization. Donations are tax deductible. EIN 20-5242330