Good Food Distribution Assistant

Guelph Community Health Centre - Guelph, ON (24 days ago)

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PROGRAM AREA: Community Development The SEED
CONTRACT LENGTH: September 1, 2019 to December 28, 2019
HOURS/WEEK: 20.5 hours/week
Our Vision

Guelph CHC will be a leader in engaging the community to eliminate or reduce barriers to well-being resulting in improved health outcomes for all.

Our Mission

We reduce health inequities by providing inter-professional primary health services and community programs, focused on our priority populations, in collaboration with community partners.

Our Values

Innovation, Accountability, Person-Centred, Health Promotion, Excellence, Sustainability, Accessibility

ABOUT THE SEED

This position is part of The SEED, a project of the Guelph Community Health Centre. The SEED's primary goal is to increase the food health of Guelph's low-income community members. The SEED's programs, services, and facilities also support the food health of other community members and contribute to Guelph's overall food security.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATION

Valid G Driver's license
Criminal record check
Able to lift up to 50lbs consistently
A working understanding of Excel and Word software
Ability to work as an effective member of a team
Commitment to equity and anti-oppressive practices
Punctual and reliable
Show initiative and enthusiasm
PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES

Be punctual and reliable
Load the SEED delivery cube truck (heavy lifting)
Drive the SEED delivery cube truck to do deliveries
Unload deliveries to community partners (heavy lifting)
Receive and unload deliveries from wholesalers and farmers
Interact with community members and customers in a friendly manner
BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYEE

Have the opportunity to meet people in your community
Contribute to food security in our community
Gain experience working in a food distribution setting
Work outside, physical work
Be appreciated for all of your hard work and patience
Build your network and possibility to gain future reference if needed
Have Fun!
If you are interested in this position, please submit a resume and cover letter, outlining how your skills, qualifications and experience meet the position requirements...This position will be posted until it is filled.

Please visit our website at www.guelphchc.ca/jobs/ and apply using the online application tool.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank, in advance, those who apply, but will contact only those who qualify for interviews. If at any stage in the selection process you require special accommodation, please let us know the nature of the required accommodation.

We require that all finalist applicants undergo a Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screen through their local Police Services Branch prior to start date.