Donation Attendant, part-time – Fergus, ON


Posted:

May 30, 2022

Remove:

June 30, 2022


Job Title:

Donation Attendant

Company:

Goodwill - 680 St. David Street North, Fergus

Company Description:

Goodwill Industries is a non-profit social enterprise that provides work opportunities, skills development, and employee and family strengthening for people who face barriers such as disability or social disadvantage. The aim is to advance individuals, families and communities toward economic self-sufficiency and prosperity. Reporting to the ADC Supervisor, this position will provide assistance to donors, accept donations from donor’s vehicles, process donations into appropriate categories, maintain accurate records and ensure facility security, maintenance, and Health & Safety. The successful candidate will be able to work a flexible schedule and will be open to progressing within the organization. Goodwill Industries is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and members feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential. Under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) employers have a responsibility to take every precaution reasonable in the circumstances to protect a worker. This includes assessing risk and implementing multiple control measures to address the risk of COVID19 transmission, as well as the risk of workplace violence where that hazard may exist. By submitting my job application, I acknowledge and agree that as a condition of employment I will be required to submit proof of both COVID-19 vaccination to Goodwill. In the event that I am unable to be vaccinated as a result of a ground protected under the Human Rights Code, I must submit appropriate documentation and information, as required. I understand that Goodwill will grant reasonable accommodations only when they do not pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others or cause Goodwill undue hardship.


Number of Positions:

1

Job Type:

Part Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Days:

hours and schedule vary

Hours:

hours and schedule vary

Compensation:

Wage: $15.50 per hour


Duties:

Role and Responsibilities • Greet donors in a prompt, friendly and courteous manner • Sort donations into Goodwill's categories for processing • Maintain accurate daily counts of donors • Adhere to acceptable product standards • Maintain the donor area and work area in a clean and organized manner • Transport garbage to the garbage area as needed • Assist donors with donations • Record donor's contact information when a tax receipt is requested • Perform other related activities as necessary or as assigned

Skills:

Qualifications • Excellent organizational skills • Basic math skills, attention to detail and accuracy • Active listening • Problem solving and decision making • Enthusiasm & Initiative • Ability to work in a Team environment • High school diploma an asset. • Experience working with the public and in a Customer Service role • Experience working with material moving equipment • Must be able to make frequent trips outside to unloading area in order to assist customers unloading vehicles

How to Apply:

How to Apply: Please email Betty: BMiskie@goodwillindustries.ca with the position title in the subject line Thank you to all candidates who apply, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Notes:

The Opportunity • Join an organization that is dedicated to helping people who face barriers to employment and committed to sustainability and reducing environmental impact • Social enterprise that is positioned for accelerated growth • Continue developing your skills and expanding your network in a busy, challenging and creative working environment • Flexible working hours • Work in an open environment with various work spaces and collaboration areas • Receive a competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefit plan, including health, dental, and vision