Food Deliverers
Requisition Number:2023-HS/C-001
Department:Head Start and Children's Services
Employee Type:Regular
Hours Per Week:35

Action for Boston Community Development is a nonprofit human services organization that each year provides more than 100,000 low income residents in the Greater Boston region with the tools and resources needed to transition from poverty to stability and from stability to success. 

ABCD Head Start & Children's Services is a family development program serving children from birth to age five, as well as pregnant women. Part of a highly successful national program, we provide comprehensive services to the whole family and foster a safe, creative learning environment to support children in school readiness and their social-emotional development. We are looking for dedicated individuals who want to make a meaningful impact on the communities we serve!

Duties include:
  • Responsible for ensuring that food arrives to the assigned locations in a safe and appropriate manner, that children receive nutritious meals in a timely manner and that the prevention of foodborne illnesses is of the highest priority
  • Deliver supplies to sites as needed
  • Store food and equipment appropriately in an organized manner both in the vehicle as well as at the program
  • Return food containers to the kitchen daily
  • Maintain established standards of sanitation, safety and food preparation
  • Conduct inventory, complete food temperature log, and deliver food to classrooms
  • Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and up to twelve months of experience required
  • Active ServSafe certification or the ability to obtain a ServSafe certification within the first six months of employment also required
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs
  • Must be flexible, prompt and reliable
  • Valid driver’s license, proof of car insurance and a good driving record required
  • Must be able to provide one’s own transportation
  • Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds


  • Make an impact on the community
  • ServSafe certification paid for by ABCD
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan with employer match and vesting
  • Paid Time Off
  • 13 Observed Holidays