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Driver Assistant

Operations - Transportation Team

The Food Bank of Waterloo Region

   About the Position

Impact Statement
Volunteers are our most valuable resource and an integral part of fighting hunger in our community. Each year, our volunteers contribute time equivalent of 12 full time staff!

Join our volunteer drivers and assist with food pick-ups from local grocery stores, businesses, and organizations who are participating in community food drives. Driver Assistants help navigate in the city, assist with lifting and carrying food donations on the truck, and unload and tidy the vehicle. They also do some record keeping.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 18+ Physical Demand, Work Without Supervision

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Applicants interested in becoming driver assistants will attend an interview and have their references checked prior to starting in this role. Role specific training will be provided by The Food Bank of Waterloo Region staff.
Working Conditions: Must wear a mask for duration of shift. Heavy lifting is required up to 50 lbs.

Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
Weekday - Daytime
Shift are available during weekday mornings and afternoons.

Other Information
Area(s) of Interest: Driver/Transportation, Food/Hospitality, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Collaboration, Interpersonal Communication, Accountability, Adaptability, Flexibility
Transportation: On a bus route

   Contact Information
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Melody Banks
519-743-5576 Ext. 339
50 Alpine Crt. Kitchener, N2E 2M7

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Waterloo Region
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Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

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