Food Pantry Coordinator
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Mohawk Indian Housing Corporation


July 2, 2021


Akwesasne, NY, United States





Position Available


Title: Food Pantry Coordinator

Department: Administration

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, 40 Hours weekly

Salary: $13.80 per hour

Closing Date: Till filled.

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The Food Pantry Coordinator will be responsible for the operations of the Akwesasne Food Pantry operated by the Mohawk Indian Housing Corporation. This position includes food purchasing and arrange deliveries to the site, scheduling and supervision of volunteers for packaging and distribution of food, oversight of pantry hours, data collection and statistical reports. The Food Pantry Coordinator is under the immediate supervision of the Executive Director.


Summary of Duties include but not limited to:

  • Provide client intake, screen for eligibility, maintain client files
  • Place orders, arrange pick-up, deliveries and stocking shelves
  • Keep pantry storage room, and equipment as per established standards.
  • Collect data, outcome reports, statistical reports, submit monthly reports
  • Recruit and oversee volunteers
  • Advertising via radio and Facebook food giveaways
  • Participate in budgeting and ensure expenditures fall in guidelines
  • Assisting other departments as needed.



Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to frequently move, lift up to and over 50 pounds, climb, kneel, etc.
  • Work at fast pace to meet pantry receiving and distribution demands
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Microsoft Office Suite expertise
  • Financial background considered an asset
  • Maintain a professional and courteous manner, confidentiality a must.
  • Become trained in ordering and safe food handling


Apply at the Mohawk Indian Housing Corporation, Main Office, 188 McGee Road, Akwesasne, NY 13655 by completing Job application And provide a Resume and cover letter.


For complete job description contact:

Mary Jo Terrance, Executive Director at (518) 358-4860 or via email at

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