Employment

Helping People. Changing Lives.

CAC is looking for employees who are passionate about helping people and giving what it takes to make a lasting impact in their lives.

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Knox County Community Action Committee presentation on composting and food waste

CAC provides full time employees with excellent benefits to include:

  • employer paid health insurance
  • life insurance
  • contribution to pension plan
  • co-pay dental
  • vacation and sick leave days with generous holidays

Open Positions

Nutrition Associate II

Interested in food service and people? Staff needed to assist with the food distribution process at the Mobile Meals Kitchen, including packing meals and staging coolers for pick up by volunteers for delivery to Senior Nutrition clients. Will provide support for...

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Summer Food Access Associate I – Agent

Summary: An employee of this classification receives supervision from the Food Distribution Manager, Nutrition Services Assistant Director, and Mobile Meals management staff. Work is performed on a part-time to full-time basis Monday – Friday (flexibility from a...

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Summer Food Access Associate II – Driver

Summary: An employee of this classification receives supervision from the Food Distribution Manager, Nutrition Services Assistant Director, and Mobile Meals management staff. Work is performed on a part-time to full-time basis Monday – Friday (flexibility from a...

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Vehicle Operator

Reliable, caring person needed to work full-time or part-time. Must be willing to work flexible schedules, including evenings, nights, and weekends. A valid Tennessee Driver’s License and an excellent driving record required. Must be able to assist passengers on and off the vehicle, including those with disabilities and in wheelchairs. Must be able to lift up to fifty pounds, read, write, compute, and have good communications skills. If hired, DOT physical exam , alcohol and drug screen, national criminal background screening required. Commercial Driver License (CDL) preferred (assistance in obtaining CDL will be provided to applicants selected.). Starting hourly rate Tennessee Driver License with F endorsement is $15.05 per hour. Excellent benefits including employer paid health insurance, life insurance, contributions to pension plan, co-pay dental insurance, vacation days, sick leave days, and generous holidays. To Apply: Send resumes to: Community Action Committee; Attn: Personnel Department; P.O. 51650, Knoxville, TN 37950-1650; Fax 865-546-0832; email: cachr@knoxcac.org. Applications and detailed job description available at: Ross Building, CAC Central Office, 2247 Western Avenue, Avenue, P.O. Box 51650, Knoxville, TN 37950-1650.

-An Equal Opportunity Employer-

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Volunteer Assisted Transportation – Program Specialist

A front-line customer service position providing fleet sanitation, ensuring vehicles are maintained, answering consumer calls, and serving as a back-up driver. Qualifications: Reliable transportation (mileage reimbursed) and a good driving record is a must. Department...

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Part-Time Vehicle Drive

Caring, dependable individuals needed to work part-time transporting passengers, including disabled passengers, to medical appointments and other services. Must be able to assist passengers on and off the vehicle, including those with disabilities and in wheelchairs....

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Apply Online

Email your resume and CAC job application to cachr@knoxcac.org or apply using our online form.

Note: Emailed resumes sent as attachments must be provided in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Apply by Fax

Fax your resume or completed CAC Job Application to CAC Personnel at (865) 546-0832.

Apply by Mail

Mail your resume or completed CAC job application to the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee / P.O. Box 51650 / Knoxville, TN 37950-1650.

Apply in Person

Visit the CAC Central Office reception area of the Ross Building to review our job book, complete an application, and/or submit your resume.

 

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