Driver Assistant

(Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga)

Position ID: V-HVC0665 Last Full Update: 16 Jul 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsGetting started is quick and easy on our website - 30 minutes or less and you will be all set to start your first shift.
ContactShannon MacKenzie, Senior Manager of Volunteer Operations, Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga; Phone: 905-637-4446 ext 226; Email:
DutiesThis volunteer position provides support to the ReStore through: 
Assisting with loading and unloading of merchandise from donor locations to ReStore receiving docks 
Assisting with moving merchandise onto the sales floor 
Assisting with the training of new Volunteer Driver Assistants and Drivers when required 
Assisting with documenting and verifying items picked-up
More Info
BenefitsPromote and aid agency in its goals; networking social and professional; provide references
ClientsGeneral Public and commercial sector in Halton and area.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples
Areas of InterestGeneral Manpower / Physical Labour ; Program Coordination / Support ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Ability to lift and unload heavy items in all weather conditions (approx 50 lbs) 
Ability to work with a team or independently
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; 3-6 Months
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Volunteers are asked to commit to half a day a week
SeasonsYear Round
Location1800 Appleby Line, Burlington and 700 Main St. E., Milton
Number of PositionsBurlington: 4 individual(s) ; Milton: 4 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total. 
Also available in Mississauga.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided - Online Safety Training is required by all volunteers ; Training on the job - Specific on the job training provided.
TransportationNear public transit ; Agency vehicle provided for volunteer work.
Additional RequirementsFriendly and reliable
Agency Details
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Organization NameHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Office Phone905-637-4446 ext 221; 
ReStore 905-637-4446 ext 229
Address & Map
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10
Burlington, ON L7L 6A1
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