The Salvation Army B.C. Boundless Vancouver Community Ministries                                    
                
                

        

    
          
    
        
        
            Published
            
                September 23, 2020            
         
        
        
            Location
            
                                        Vancouver, Canada                                    
            
                
                            
        
                
            Job Type
            
                                    Full-time (Contract)
                            
         
                
                
            Category
            
                                    British Columbia
                            
        
                
                
            Salary
            
                                    $18.75/hr                            
        
                
            Interested applicants must respond in writing to
            
                                    office@boundlessvancouver.ca                            
        
                
            Closing date
            
                                    October 15, 2020                            
        
                
            Street Address
            
                                    3213 Fraser St                            
        
                
            

    

        Description
        
                        HOURS:

Contract: Oct. 26th, 2020 to Dec. 24, 2020, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm



                

        Responsibilities
        
                        Position Purpose Summary:
Boundless Vancouver Community Ministries organizes The Salvation Army Boundless Vancouver Christmas Toy Shop for children and families. The Christmas Volunteer & Donation Coordinator works with our Boundless Vancouver team to organize our volunteers and coordinate donations for The Christmas Toy Shop and the Christmas Luncheon.
BASIC FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Volunteer Coordination: 

Works in conjunction with and in support of The Christmas Toy Shop by identifying and promoting volunteer opportunities
Recruit, screen, register & orient appropriate volunteers to fill positions
Process necessary paperwork, including Criminal Record Checks and volunteer agreement packages
Deploy volunteers to positions relevant to their interests and skills
Help orientate and supervise volunteers while they are deployed to their positions
Keep thorough records of volunteer information and hours of service for statistical purposes

Donation Coordination: 

Work in conjunction with and in support of the Christmas campaigns, identifying the financial and in-kind donation needs for Christmas distribution
Solicit financial and in-kind donations and correspond in a timely manner with individuals and corporate donors in the community; organize toy drives with companies and organizations in the community
Coordinate drop-off and pick up schedule with donors and driver(s)
Help coordinate with divisional Public Relations team for the Toy Mountain event
Relay donated items to the appropriate personnel for proper storage and distribution
Keep thorough records of donor information and donated items/amounts & maintain a positive relationship with our donors
Perform other duties as assigned

 
                    
                

        Qualifications
        
                        Education/Certifications:

Post-secondary education and work experience in fund-raising, donor relations, public relations

Experience:

One (1) to three (3) years of relevant experience, including experience working in customer service related fields

Required Skills/Knowledge:

Excellent organizational skills
Superior relationship building skills and the ability to interact with individuals at all levels in a confident, collaborative and professional manner
Proven ability to multitask
Be able to work independently; demonstrated self-starter and team player
Excellent verbal communication skills in person and on the phone
Excellent written communication skills
Proficient computer skills and familiarity with Google Suite and Microsoft Office
Ability to learn new software quickly and teach others
Be able to lift up to 30 lbs

 
PREFERRED SKILLS/capabilities: 

Valid BC Driver’s License
Background check consent
A clear vulnerable sector screening
A clean drivers’ abstract
Completion of online Armatus Abuse Prevention Training and required Health and Safety training

Housekeeper – Perm PT – Hamilton Booth


Published
August 31, 2021

Location
Hamilton, ON

Job Type
Part-time  

Ministry Unit/Dept:
Hamilton Booth Centre: 94 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON

Salary Range:
$15.61 per hour as per Collective Agreement

Address:
Hamilton Booth Centre: 94 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON

Posting Expires:
September 10, 2021

Applications Accepted By:
Email: [email protected] Attention: Michael Scalera, HR Coordinator Please, no phone calls.

Description

This is a permanent, part-time position based on 15 hours per week.  The work schedule is determined in consultation with your supervisor and may vary according to requirements of responsibility.  Applicable shifts include a ½ hour unpaid meal break. The operational hours of this facility are 24/7.

Shifts: Saturday to Sunday, 4:00 pm – 12:00 am.

This is a Unionized position.

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Duties will vary dependent upon shift worked.
  • Make beds and change linens as scheduled.
  • Change discharged beds daily, discharge beds are done on same day as they check out.
  • Private rooms – supply bedding (weekly) and clean discharges as required.
  • Sweep, dust, mop & clean dorms.
  • Dump garbage daily.
  • Ensure that all bathrooms are clean and stocked with necessary supplies.
  • Ensure that the dining room floor and walls are clean by sweeping and mopping the floor and washing down the walls as required.
  • Maintain exterior grounds by ensuring all debris and snow is removed from the front and back entrances and walkway (sweep, wash off shovel, salt) if assigned.
  • Maintain interior of building by:
    • Sweeping and mopping all hallways as scheduled and washing the walls as required.
    • Sweeping and mopping all stairs and the ramp as scheduled and the walls as required.
    • Cleaning the elevator floor and walls.
    • Sweeping and mopping the floors in the TV Rooms.
    • Cleaning office floors, walls and furniture as scheduled.
    • Cleaning windows and doors as required.
    • Cleaning spills, leaks etc. as they occur.
  • Do other housekeeping duties such as washing bedding, washing towels, packing laundry soap etc. if required.
  • Strip and wax floors when required.
  • Use approved cleaning supplies wisely and safely.
  • Be courteous to residents, treating them with dignity and respect.
  • Do other housekeeping responsibilities as designated by management.
  • Assist Front Desk Staff with emergencies as required.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be in agreement and comply with the Mission Statement of The Salvation Army Booth Centre, Hamilton.
  • Possess a combination of education and life-related experience in housekeeping / janitorial services.
  • Possess knowledge of cleaning techniques, equipment, and cleaning materials.
  • Possess excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills.
  • Manage time wisely.
  • Possess a current First Aid and CPR, non-violent Crisis Intervention and WHIMIS certificate.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and under supervision.
  • Ability to lift/carry loads up to forty pounds.

 The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.

If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

To help us with our recruitment effort, please indicate your email/cover letter where (vacanciesincanada.ca) you saw this job posting.

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