Driver - 2019-30-02

Abbotsford Community Services

JOB POSTING # 2019-30-02
INTERNAL/EXTERNAL
Food Bank
Driver
Wage: $21 per hour
Permanent, Part Time: 14 hr/wk.


Abbotsford Community Services has been helping people since 1969.We provide more than 85 programs and services to clients at every stage of life.Our vision for the future is justice, opportunities and equitable access for all.We strive toward that goal by fostering community well-being and social justice through positive action and leadership.Come help us help people.

JOB SUMMARY

The Food Bank Driver is part of a skilled team that supports individuals and families in dealing with issues of food security, poverty, social isolation and opportunity.The Food Bank Driver works as part of our team to pick up, deliver, and disturb food for our programs.This position helps maintain positive relationships with a variety of our partners.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Picks-up and delivers food to a variety of programs and partners on a weekly basis.
  • Operates delivery vehicle safely in accordance with the rules of the road.
  • Maintains relationships with partners and contacts.
  • Assists the warehouse coordinator in the storage of food.
  • Assists in maintaining the Food Bank fleet of vehicles.
  • Assists other programs such as the Christmas Bureau.
  • Assist with tasks related to the overall operation of the Food Bank.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Certification:

  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License and a clean Driver’s Abstract.
  • Satisfactory Criminal Records Check.

Experience:

  • At least 1 year experience in a customer service position
  • Some experience in driving vans, fork lifts and other machinery is an asset

Knowledge and Skill Set

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.Able to communicate effectively and respectfully with a variety of people.
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Prepared to work outside daily in any weather
  • This position works on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Some physical labour, able to lift 50 pounds

Closing date is May 22, 2019

TO APPLY

Interested applicants are to reference Posting # 2019-30-02 in the subject line.
Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Email: jobpostings@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com
Subject: Job Posting # 2019-30-02

No phone calls please. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Abbotsford Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.