Grocery - Pre Distribution 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 with receiving deliveries prior to our distribution period, in preparation for the next Grocery month. We are looking for 4 volunteers; must be able to lift 50 lbs.

How to Apply

Time of Day:
Morning

When:
Weekdays

Shift Length:
9:00am-Noon – Either the last Thursday of Month or the first Thursday of the following depending on the Grocery schedule. No more than 4 hours per week for a period of 1 year

Duration:
Long Term (6 months +)

Contact:
Heidi Morgan heidim@aidsvancouver.org
604-696-4678, Monday-Thursday

Positions: 4

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:

  • Assist Coordinator with moving stock around in preparation for the incoming deliveries
  • Assisting with unloading of the delivery trucks
  • Stacking items in storage area, in the designated area
  • Sorting & flattening cardboard boxes and recycling them
  • General clean-up
  • If necessary, stocking grocery shelves

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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