Shop CNIB - Missisauga

Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
CNIB - GTA Foundation
  • Customer / Visitor Service
  • Retail
Long term (6 months to 1 year)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Seniors
  • Ontario - Peel Region - Mississauga



CNIB is looking for individuals to assist in overseeing all aspects of operating the CNIB Store in various community hubs and throughout the region, which includes customer service, inventory, communicating with internal stakeholders' and external vendors. Works closely with other CNIB Shops to assist in customer service, inventory, and stock.


Responsibilities & Tasks:


Provides information to the public and those with vision loss regarding assistive aids that are on display or available through CNIB’s consumer products department

Refers any customers to CNIB’s 1-800 to access purchasing process

Promotes direct sales model to consumers, marketing and community outreach to consumers

Refers consumers to appropriate VLRO Orientation & Mobility Specialist for replacement/new canes

Manages inventory, re-ordering, stocking

General knowledge of ADP programs and ability to refer to the appropriate CNIB/VLRO Specialist for ADP process

Liaise with head office to ensure items are compatible

Other duties as assigned


Skills and Training:


Excellent written and oral communication, interpersonal, problem solving and organizational skills

Good word processing skills; experience with MS Office

Flexible, open to change, a team player and have demonstrated ability to take initiative

Demonstrates mature and sensitive nature when dealing with the needs of persons experiencing vision loss

Must be able to travel independently within the region via public transit or car (taxi, Uber etc.)

Minimum 19 years old



Work Environment



Willingness to work flexible hours

Light lifting may be required (20 lbs.)

Occasional travel within the region


Contact Information
Filomena Di Ruscio 
Coordinator, Volunteer Services

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