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Delivery and Pick Up

New Hamburg Thrift Centre

Mennonite Central Committee Ontario (MCC)

   About the Position

Impact Statement
You will assist in the process of "Reducing, Reusing, Recycling" and help to raise valuable resources for peace and justice programs in Canada and around the world. New Hamburg Thrift Centre is a part of a not-for-profit network of Thrift Shops that raise funds to support the local and global relief, development and peace projects of Mennonite Central Committee.

-Operation of delivery truck, including loading and unloading of furniture
-Receive and pick up donations from donors; offering thanks and appreciation
-Share information about Thrift on Kent and the work Mennonite Central Committee does.
-Valid Ontario Drivers License required to operate MCCO vehicles

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 25+

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: In-house training and job shadowing provided, at no cost to volunteer. A general orientation, customer service training, AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) and health & safety training will be provided prior to start of volunteer placement. You will also be trained in awareness of donation guidelines relating to acceptable merchandise as well as health & safety standards regarding resalable items.
Support and direct supervision provided by the shop manager.

Working Conditions: Must be able to lift, carry, and move furniture and other donated items.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space

Time Commitment

Duration: 7 - 12 months
Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Tuesdays and Thursdays all day

Other Information
Area(s) of Interest: Driver/Transportation, Environment, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Plan and Coordinate, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Respect
Transportation: Not on a bus route

   Contact Information
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Mark Patfield
41 Heritage Drive New Hamburg, N3A 2J3

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