Truck Driver Assistant Volunteer

Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
The Mississauga Food Bank
  • Food: Driving / Delivery
Long term (6 months to 1 year)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Seniors
  • English as a Second Language
  • Ontario - Hamilton Area - Mississauga
2019-05-152019-05-31

Location: Mississauga, ON

Description:                                                                                                                                                                                         The Mississauga Food Bank is looking for committed, reliable and hardworking volunteers to assist our truck driver with daily food deliveries to various community organizations.  

Responsibilities:

  • Be ready at the start time of the shift 9:00 am
  • Complete the full shift from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Wednesday to 6:00 pm)
  • Assist truck driver with loading and unloading food donations to and from our warehouse
  • Assist truck driver with the picking up of donations from food drive locations across Mississauga
  • Bring your own lunch and bottle of water

Qualifications:

  • Reliable and committed
  • Ability to follow directions of transportation staff  
  • Ability to lift 20 to 30 pounds
  • Ability to operate a dolly, bend and carry boxes
  • Ability to work with a variety of people in the community
  • Must dress appropriately for the weather conditions
  • Minimum age: 18 years old

 

Reports to: Volunteer Coordinator

Health and Safety Considerations:

Must wear suitable close-toed shoes at all times. May wish to bring your own gloves.
Must follow health and safety guidelines
Must not use equipment

Benefits:

  • You will learn about our City’s shelters, Mississauga’s food programs and know that you have contributed to feeding our hungry neighbours.
  • Your assistance will allow The Mississauga  Food Bank to deliver food orders more efficiently to our member agencies.

Time Commitment:   9:00 am to 5:00 pm. One day (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday) a week.

How to Apply: Please email julia@themississaugafoodbank.org

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