Grocery - Monday Set up Team

AIDS Vancouver’s Grocery program, in operation for over 20 years, is set up like a small grocery store where we invite our clients in to have a food shopping experience, at no cost to them. This volunteer position assists in getting the Grocery ready for Distribution, preparing and distribution of Groceries that go to Partner organizations. 2 positions available.

Commitment 

  • A 1 year commitment is desired
  • 2-3 Mondays a month - 8:30-11:30am
  • No more than 4 hours per week

Positions Available: 2

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Heidi Morgan at heidim@aidsvancouver.org or call 604-696-4678, Monday-Thursday

Duties

• Assisting with unloading of the delivery trucks
• Stocking or re-stocking grocery shelves
• Stacking inventory items in storage area
• Sorting & flattening cardboard boxes and recycling them
• Preparing delivery orders
• Ensuring that the grocery is well stocked and ready for distribution
• General clean-up

Skills & Attributes

  • Physical ability to lift and transfer goods (up to 50lbs)
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to follow direction
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reliable
  • Comfort working with diverse people
  • Interested in HIV/AIDS and related issues

Training, Support & Benefits

  • AIDS Vancouver Agency Orientation & Education
  • Specialized program/project training
  • On the job orientation
  • On-going support and supervision from assigned Supervisor
  • To be a part of a larger team or movement that is working towards social change.
  • To learn new and transferable skills, knowledge and experience.
  • To engage in opportunities for leadership, community service and personal/professional development.
  • To be recognized and appreciated for valuable contributions.
  • To meet new people and have fun!

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Heidi Morgan at heidim@aidsvancouver.org or call 604-696-4678, Monday-Thursday

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