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About the Position
Position #: 17642
OrganizationFood Bank of Waterloo Region
Position: Driver Assistant (backup)
Location: Volunteer Office - 50 Alpine Court
Description: Help with delivery of food drive supplies, agency orders or food donation pick-ups during the Fall, Spring and Holiday food drives as well as other various transportation needs during off peak periods.

Volunteers in this role will be dealing with confidential issues and will need to be sensitive to protecting the privacy of clients.

This position requires some heavy lifting, bending and reaching up to 50 lbs., a good understanding of English reading and writing, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Customer Service experience or experience dealing with the public is required.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Physical Demand, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Interested applicants must complete an an interview and complete our screening requirements. Training is provided on an ongoing basis by the Operations Coordinator. Volunteers must wear protective footwear at all times which includes closed toe and back, non-slip, flat soled footwear. Dress code includes warehouse-appropriate attire but neat in appearance.
Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: This shifts are from 8:30am-12:30pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom
Area(s) of Interest: Driver/Transportation, Food/Hospitality, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Collaboration, Respect
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, N2E 2M7


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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