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

Warehouse/Driver




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Published
April 19, 2021

Location
Edmonton Alberta

Job Type
Part-time  

Ministry Unit/Dept:
Edmonton Community Resource Centre

Salary Range:
$16-17 per hour

Address:
9620-101a Avenue

Posting Expires:
April 30, 2021

Applications Accepted By:

Description

The CRC driver provides pick-up, delivery, and handling services to and from donors, clients, and ministry units in a safe, careful, and courteous manner and is required to adhere to all laws and safe driving practices while in control and possession of Salvation Army vehicles and property.

The warehouse worker provides assistance in the receiving, shipping, sorting, and handling of all materials secured for Salvation Army ministry purpose, while assisting in the maintenance of a clean, safe, and hazard-free workplace.
Hour of Work
20 hours per week

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Driver

  • Ensures the safe and careful handling of all pick-ups, deliveries, and donations, while protecting property, including public, Salvation Army vehicle, equipment, and donations.
  • Assumes responsibility for daily safety, maintenance, operation, and cleanliness of Salvation Army vehicles. Performs a “circle check” daily to ensure operational safety.
  • Assumes responsibility for all receipts and documentation related to maintenance and operation of Salvation Army vehicles including, but not limited to, fuel and maintenance receipts, kilometer/mileage logs, etc.
  • Maintains knowledge of road safety procedures, legislative and Salvation Army safety policies including, but not limited to, Provincial/Municipal Traffic Act, Health and Safety Regulations, etc.
  • Complies with all safety procedures as required and directed including, but not limited to, wearing of safety shoes/boots, glasses, gloves, clothing (if/as required), etc.
  • Loads and unloads materials at warehouse or assigned destinations in a safe and proper manner.
  • Is responsible for personal payment of all fines/traffic violations incurred while in the possession/operation of a Salvation Army Vehicle.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by the CRC Distribution Centre and Logistics Coordinator and/or Executive Director.

Warehouse Worker

  • Assists the Driver in the loading and unloading of materials in the shipping/receiving area of the CRC.
  • Processes materials by scanning into inventory software system, packing, and storing in a safe and organized manner, while protecting the integrity of all donations received.
  • Ensures all food items are stored correctly to avoid any potential contamination of such materials.
  • Ensures perishable food items are stored in the cooler, or freezer as appropriate.
  • Operates warehouse equipment such as pallet jack, maintenance tools, etc. in a safe manner.
  • Complies with all safety procedures as required and directed including, but not limited to, wearing of safety shoes/boots, glasses, gloves, clothing (if/as required), etc.
  • Cleans, organizes, and keeps free from hazard all areas of the CRC as required and directed.
  • Communicates all concerns for safety of persons/property promptly.
  • Performs other related responsibilities as may be assigned by the CRC Distribution Centre and Logistics Coordinator and/or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Completion of High School, or equivalent.
  • Criminal Record Check that is satisfactory to The Salvation Army, in its sole discretion, is required.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Respectful and courteous demeanor.
  • Able to perform responsibilities in a timely manner.
  • Able to take direction from a supervisor and work as a contributing member of a team.
  • Able to complete assigned duties in a safe and efficient manner and able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Self-motivated, organized and high work ethic.
  • Able to make good decisions under pressure.
  • Possesses a valid Class 5 Alberta driver’s license and maintains a clean driver’s abstract.
  • Have Forklift Operator certification or willing to obtain upon acceptance of position.
  • Willing to wear Salvation Army logo and branded wear.
  • Willing to adhere to Salvation Army policies, procedures, and principles.

 

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. 

 

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

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

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