Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement

Second Harvest Food Bank

Smyrna, TN

Community & Nonprofit , HR, Office & Administrative Support

Position Description / Responsibilities

We are hiring for a full-time job to join the Volunteer Engagement Team of the External Affairs Department at Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN.

What you’ll do:

Summary: Greets, trains, motivates and manages volunteers responsible for food-sorting activities in a warehouse environment. Ensures volunteer satisfaction by engaging with individuals and groups and effectively sharing our mission and their impact. Collaborates with community engagement and development team members on events and initiatives to raise awareness and engage the community in Rutherford County and the Southern Region of our service area.

Key Responsibilities:

When & Where: Typical daytime hours of 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM work primarily out of the warehouse environment of our distribution center in Smyrna. The current workweek schedule is Monday - Thursday and alternating Fridays and Saturdays from 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Additionally includes, one monthly evening volunteer shift (2nd Wednesday from 5:30 - 8:00 PM) and may increase to weekly in the future. Nights and Saturdays are required, with other schedule flexibility as needed.

Position Requirements

Is this you?

Application Instructions

Think this sounds like a role and workplace where you would thrive? Apply now!

You can express interest in joining our team, in any of the following ways:

  1. Online: employment application on our website: http://www.secondharvestmidtn..... Resume and cover letter can be uploaded with applications on the website as well.
  2. Email: Resume and cover letter can be sent to our Human Resources team at
  3. In person: applications can be completed by visiting us on-site at any of our distribution centers, locations can be found on our website:

Thanks for your interest in working for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. We love it here and think you will too.

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