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About the Position
Position #: 1575
OrganizationGrand River Hospital
Position: Sales Team - Freeport Campus General Store
Location: Freeport Health Centre (3570 King Street East, Kitchener)
Impact Statement: Grand River Hospital is privileged to have nearly 1,000 volunteers who generously give their time to support patient care at the hospital. You can make a difference in many ways in the lives of patients and families.
Description: Volunteers are needed to open and close the General Store on time according to security measures outlined. They sell items to customers with a friendly, positive attitude and are responsible for cash register use and cash control. Volunteers should gain familiarity with the store's stock and keep the shelves orderly. We are seeking volunteers who are dependable, friendly, enthusiastic, and who are comfortable using a modern cash register.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality
Training Details: Orientation is provided. Training in cash register and cash control procedures is also provided. A new volunteer orientation session is required for all Grand River Hospital volunteers. Participants must pre-register in order to attend.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Volunteer shifts are 3 hours per week, as scheduled.
The store is open:
Monday to Friday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Retail Sales/Donations, Senior Services
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Counting, Managing Money
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.grhosp.on.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Volunteer Resources
Phone: 519-749-4300 Ext. 2613
Address: 3570 King Street East Kitchener, N2A 2W1


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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