Friendship Park Street Monitor (Full-Time)

By October 8, 2019 No Comments

Website Sacramento Loaves and Fishes

Description, Compensation and Benefits:

Full Time 34-40 hours per week, days may vary including weekends

Friendship Park, a program of Loaves & Fishes, is a daytime hospitality center for homeless men and women. Our programs include guest advocacy/outreach, resource information, breakfast, showers, toiletry/hygiene items and survival gear. Staff works collaboratively to provide compassionate and non-judgmental service to all our guests.

Under the direction of Friendship Park Director and/or supervision of the Assistant Park Director, a Street Monitor is responsible for various duties and services provided by Friendship Park, while ensuring the safety and dignity of all who come to Loaves & Fishes.

This is a full time position (Wednesday – Sunday) including medical & dental benefits.

Daily tasks include, but are not limited to:
  • Welcome and direct guests, volunteers, and donors to proper parking and or programs
  • Ensure and maintain our “no street loitering” policy
  • Monitor property and guests for any possible safety or security issues
  • Respond to calls for assistance by other programs
  • Fairly distribute both donated and purchased items to our guests
  • Maintain a positive presence on the street at all times (excluding breaks)
  • Refill toilet paper and plunge toilets in park restrooms as needed
  • Maintain communication with L & F staff through 2 way radio
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Must be computer literate with data entry skills
  • Ability to maintain personal and professional boundaries
  • Have knowledge of and a commitment to the mission and philosophy of Loaves & Fishes
  • Candidate must be detail oriented, possess good written and oral communication skills
  • Have the ability to be a self starter and work well both independently and as a team
  • Must be able to walk and be on your feet outdoors for long periods of time

Application Instructions:

Please email your resume to [email protected] or mail to P.O. Box 13495, Sacramento Ca. 95813 or fax to 916-446-9376 no later than October 18, 2019.      

About the Organization:

Loaves & Fishes is a nonsectarian, religious, non-profit organization providing services in a spirit of love, hospitality and generosity to all those who come for assistance.

Mission Statement: in an environment of welcome, hospitality, safety and cleanliness we seek to provide an oasis for homeless men, women and children seeking survival services.