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About the Position
Position #: 1425
OrganizationFood Bank of Waterloo Region
Position: Warehouse Opportunities
Location: Various areas in K-W Region. Leave from 50 Alpine Court, Kitchener (volunteer office)
Impact Statement: Through community partnerships, we obtain and distribute emergency food from our neighbours for our neighbours.
Description: Support a major part of The Food Bank operations by assisting with incoming and outgoing food within the warehouse. *Must wear closed toe and heel shoes. Must be able understand and read English.*

Our weekly roles are vital in the success of serving our agencies. These roles require a commitment of one shift per week, for at least 6 months. Current openings:

Customer Service- The Customer Service Team provides service to any public entering warehouse including agency members, donors, Food Drive Coordinators and other volunteers. The Customer Service Team also maintains cooler inventory and prepares perishable orders for agency delivery.

Perishable Sorting - Sorting perishable product and maintaining the cooler inventory in preparation for agency order selection.

Driver Assistant - Join a volunteer driver with food pickups from local grocery stores, businesses and organizations who are participating in food drives
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Physical Demand
Training Details: Training will be provided.
Working Conditions: Warehouse, heavy lifting (50lb)
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Warehouse hours are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Driver/Transportation, Food/Hospitality, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Customer Service
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.thefoodbank.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lindsay Irvine
Phone: 519-743-5576 Ext. 334
Address: 50 Alpine Court Kitchener, N2E2M7


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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