Community Delivery – Volunteer Driver

(Kerr Street Mission, Oakville, Community Social Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0204 Last Full Update: 08 Jun 2022
Opportunity Details
Commentso Using your vehicle, help us deliver food parcels to clients who cannot attend our market (food bank) in person
ContactDoris Nearing, Volunteer Coordinator, Kerr Street Community Service; Phone: 905-845-7485 ext 207; Email:
Dutieso Once a week, deliver food parcels according to a prescribed route within the Oakville area (approximately 5-8 drop offs per shift) 
o Arrive at KSM at the scheduled time to pick up food parcels and load car 
o Follow route to clients addresses, following the drop off instructions on the list provided 
o If contact cannot be made, return the food parcels to KSM 
o Contact the Community Delivery Coordinator if any issues arise along the route and also to confirm deliveries have been made 
o Shred documents containing client information once deliveries are complete 
o Represent KSM in a positive and caring way with our clients and in the community
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestManual Labour / Physical Labour ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Weekly commitment for a minimum of 3 months
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesWednesday: Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round ; o Shifts are Wednesdays with a one hour time commitment between 12:30pm and 2:30pm
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance
Number of PositionsOakville 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; KSM Policy & Procedure Training; Orientation; Support from staff
TransportationNear public transit ; Driver License required ; Car required
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirementso A Vulnerable Sector Check (police check) is required 
o Must be reliable and punctual 
o Good driver with valid drivers license and current auto insurance 
o Ability to lift up to 30lbs with no issue 
o Possess a mobile phone with text capability  
o Good organizational skills and attention to detail 
o Possess compassion and patience, and respect for client confidentiality 
o Ability to cover cost of gas/mileage for weekly trips
Agency Details
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Organization NameKerr Street Mission, Oakville, Community Social Services
Office Phone905-845-7485
Address & Map
485 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3C6
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