Lewis House Shelter Worker

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The shelter worker volunteer position supports our advocates and clients by running the day-to-day operations of the Lewis House in Eagan and Hastings. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Answer and direct phone calls.
  • Screen and answer the door, accept donations, direct vendors, inventory and put away grocery orders.
  • Support families by disbursing medications and personal needs products.
  • Oversee and assist families with chores.
  • Clean and turnover bedrooms.
  • Follow Lewis House safety and security procedures.

We ask volunteers to commit to a minimum of one 4 hour shift per week.  We are currently looking to fill various 4 hour shifts in our Eagan and Hastings locations.  Available shifts vary depending on the day, but shift times are: 9 am-1 pm or 1 pm-5 pm.  We ask for a 6-12 month minimum commitment as extensive training is provided.  Weekend shifts are available.