Senior Center Staff Assistant

Tax Work-Off Plan, Job Description
Name of Department
Senior Center

Job Title
Senior Center Staff Assistant

Name/Title of Supervisor
Maura Plante, Program Director/Services

Job Description/Duties

  • Determine correct number of UMass Meals On Wheels needed for each day; make necessary changes to route sheets on the computer; print route sheets; fax and email route sheets and daily MOWs numbers to appropriate UMass dining commons and volunteer drivers; schedule volunteer drivers; phone contact with MOWs participants when needed.
  • Data entry food program monthly numbers for statistics.
  • Update the mailing list for the bi-monthly newsletter.

Skills Required
  • Ability to use a computer, fax machine, phone
  • Ability to read, write, compute sums
  • Good visual and hearing skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently

Long term (100 hours) or short term position (less than 100 hours)
Long term

If short term
Approximately how many hours to complete the job? Would there be other jobs the participant could complete in the department to reach the 100 hours? If so please describe.

Number of Hours Weekly


Days of the Week
Monday through Friday; this position can be shared by two people who each work one or two days a week.

8:45 am - 10:45 am

Appropriate attire

Contact Information
If you are interested in this position please contact:
Maura Plante
Program Director/Services
Amherst Senior Center
Ph: 413-259-3213