Employment Opportunities

Foodline Mobile Scheduling Intern

Job Description

As part of our new Mobile Scheduling Program, we are looking for a qualified individual to act as a Mobile Scheduling intern, connecting thousands of Columbus residents with emergency food via online chatting and Short Messaging Service (SMS). This individual will be primarily responsible for scheduling daily appointments at Columbus food pantries via an online scheduling platform and conducting outreach in the North Linden, South Side and Franklinton area communities.

Compensation: $8 per hour for 15 hours a week


Answer incoming chat messages and SMS text messages to schedule appointments at area food pantries for Columbus residents
Design and conduct outreach in the North Linden, South Side, and Franklinton area communities to market the program
Develop student volunteer recruitment plan in conjunction with AmeriCorps VISTA
Attend staff meetings and trainings
Other duties as assigned


Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including proper spelling, grammar, and punctuation
Strong computer skills (familiarity with proprietary databases preferred)
Extremely comfortable with instant chat (and display proper grammar and spelling skills)
Exceptional attention to detail
Ability to multi-task
Ability to work independently and as part of a team


Opportunity to provide formalized input on best practices for our new, innovative mobile scheduling program
Insights into community and neighborhood needs and food scarcity issues
Possible class credit

HandsOn Central Ohio is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Information

Please send cover letter, resume, and three references by April 12, 2015 to: Kiley Orchard, Manager of Community Insights HandsOn Central Ohio, 195 N. Grant Ave, Columbus, OH 43215 korchard@handsoncentralohio.org
Minimum Education:
High School
Job Type:
Part Time
Start Date:
May 2015
Please Apply Online below or send your resume to:

HandsOn Central Ohio
Attn: Resource Management
195 North Grant Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
Fax: (614)224-6866