Seasonal Drivers

Want to make a difference in your community? Join our team and help us make our vision of accessible, healthy and sustainable food for all a reality.

We’re hiring Drivers to collect food from donor locations for delivery to our community food hubs. This role also includes a significant warehouse labour component involving loading and unloading the vehicle at the warehouse and at community hub locations.

**Starting ASAP to support our busiest time of the year and working through to early January 2019 **

This is a full-time/temporary position, working Monday through Friday. 7am – 3pm.

Main Duties

  • Receive daily schedule from the Operations Manager of food daily pickups and depot
  • Perform a pre-trip inspection of the vehicle to ensure safety and Fuel trucks at card-lock locations. Report any vehicle issues to the Operations Manager.
  • Operate and drive vans, light/medium trucks to pick up and deliver food products to Organize food in the vans or light trucks to maximize efficiency and load distribution.
  • On return to the warehouse; unload the van, weigh goods and record information on the daily record and put away all returns.
  • Assist with the mobile rollout of onsite registration/on-going registration Troubleshoot scanners.
  • Communicate with Operations Manager using Bluetooth and a cellular telephone to resolve any schedule changes and equipment issues as
  • Provide relief to other food bank drivers as Assist in other areas of the warehouse as required.

Position Requirements:

  • 2 years of safe driving experience; will need to provide clean Driver’s Abstract from ICBC
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, both oral and written, is required
  • A valid Class 5 or 3 driver’s license is required
  • Criminal Record Check is required

Physical Requirements:

  • Proper safety footwear is required and to be provided by you
  • Physically fit and knowledge of proper lifting techniques required to lift up to 70 lbs on a consistent basis
  • May need to sit or stand as could be required to walk and climb stairs during the day
  • Reaching above shoulder heights or below the waist.

Hourly rate: $20 per hour.

Job Types: Full-time, temporary

How to Apply

Please indicate your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled.