The Housing and Essential Needs Program (HEN) provides rent and utility assistance to those who qualify for the program based on their disability and income status with the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) and who live in King County. In addition, the program provides essential needs items such as cleaning and hygiene supplies, bus cards, and gas vouchers. The program operates out of 5 DSHS office locations around the county as well as at the Randolph Carter Center (RCC) CCS location in central Seattle.
Driving for the HEN Program involves picking up supplies at the RCC location and dropping them off at the 5 DSHS office locations. There is weekly schedule of delivery of supplies. The employee will also notify staff when supplies are low, or when there is a change in demand in items.
This is a part time, 10 hours per week, position.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position requires the employee to work in an environment where there may be exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and other potentially infectious material. Other exposures could include cleaning supplies, chemicals involved in pest control, paint and other materials used in building maintenance, building temperature fluctuations, dust, noise, and odors. Other working conditions may include interruptions, working alone, evening or weekend work, responding to emergencies, working on-call and interactions with angry persons.