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Job Number:  53587
Crew Leader - Driver/Mover
Job Posted: Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Closing Date: Friday, 17 May 2019
(65 days ago)
Furniture Bank
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Full time
Location: etobicoke Salary: 17.50 / Hr

Job Description

HOW WILL YOU CHANGE LIVES?

 

FURNITURE BANK is a leading non-profit and registered charity.

We have immediate openings for our Driver position! The position is responsible for picking up and moving furniture and household goods from our kind and generous donors, and delivering them to our clients – families and individuals transitioning out of homelessness and/or displacement.

 

Shift: FULL TIME Monday - Friday

Start Time: 7:30AM, end times may vary on a daily basis.

Start Date:ASAP

Location: 25 Connell Court, Unit 1 Etobicoke, ON

Wage:17.50 / hr

 

We Offer:

  • Full health and dental benefits
  • Sick time and Vacation time
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Comprehensive training programs and opportunities to develop skills
  • A relaxed but professional work environment

Requirements:

  • Operate an 18‐22 ft. truck transporting donated items
  • Load, unload and move furniture and household goods by hand or using basic material handling equipment
  • Deliver furniture & housewares to clients or pick up furniture from donors
  • Identify destinations, establish routes and maintain schedules using an iPhone
  • Load and unload furniture to and from the truck in a safe manner
  • Help to maintain your truck and comply with all policies and standards
  • Verify schedule with clients and donors and calling before arrival
  • Collect fee when applicable and give out receipts
  • Ensure furniture is ready for deliveries
  • Other day-to-day activities that support the team

Apply if you:

  • Have a valid Ontario G license (**Commercial experience is a plus**)
  • Have a clean driver’s abstract, and no accidents within 6 years
  • Possess a basic education
  • Able to lift up to 100lbs on a regular basis
  • Able to read and navigate GPS software (or learn to)
  • Maintain a positive image of Furniture Bank
  • Strong with customer service and communication skills, moving and warehousing experience, ability to deal with customer complaints, and critical thinking and time management skills
  • Comfortable working in both outdoor and indoor environments.
  • Show passion for great service and making a difference in the community

We will invest the necessary time and effort into training and developing your skills. If you enjoy working in a dynamic environment, then we would like to meet you. APPLY TODAY!

 

Furniture Bank is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome applications from any qualified and interested candidate. At Furniture Bank, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees, volunteers, clients, donors, and vendors feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Let us know if there are any accommodations that would make the job application process more accessible to you.

 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.50 /hour

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit your cover letter along with your resume at the following email address:

Furniture Bank thanks all individuals who apply for this position and we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview.

Furniture Bank is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from members of designated groups.
Contact Details
Lia Fedak
Furniture Bank
25 Connell Court
Unit 1
etobicoke, ON, M8Z 1E8

Tel: 6472078214
E-mail:
www:   www.furniturebank.org


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