Warehouse (Market Operations) Volunteer
(Kerr Street Mission, Oakville, Community Social Services)
|Comments||Help us keep our market (food bank) shelves stocked and our food inventory organized across our storage locations|
|Contact||Doris Nearing, Volunteer Coordinator, Kerr Street Community Service; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||o Support with stocking the KSM Food Market by loading in fresh food products, and bringing additional inventory from food storage locations. |
o Help to load and unload deliveries, putting items away in designated locations.
o Engage with food donors ensuring they are appreciated, weigh donations, and input the donations into the tracking system accurately.
o Shuffle inventory in storage locations as needed to maintain a steady flow of product following a first-in-first-out process.
o Organize food in refrigeration units and ensure that the unit temperatures are maintained.
o Keep the KSM warehouse and work areas clean and organized according to warehouse processes. Take out recycling and other clutter as needed.
o Maintain a courteous and professional manner with staff and other volunteers
o Occasionally accompany KSM staff to go offsite and help with additional loading and receiving tasks
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+)|
|Areas of Interest||Food Services / Nutrition ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work|
|Commitment Length||Short Term - Minimum 3-month commitment|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Tuesday: Afternoon (2 positions available) |
Friday: Afternoon (2 positions available)
|Seasons||Year Round ; o Available shifts are: |
o Tuesdays 2 hour shift with flexible timing between 12pm and 4pm (2 positions available)
o Fridays 2:30-4:30pm (2 positions available)
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; Partially Accessible|
|Number of Positions||Oakville: 4 individual(s) |
4 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided - Volunteer Training Manual, KSM Orientation, Support from staff|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
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|Organization Name||Kerr Street Mission, Oakville, Community Social Services|
|Address & Map|
485 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3C6
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