The Salvation Army B.C. Nelson Community Church
July 28, 2020
Nelson, Canada
Job Type
$14.66 - $18.32
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Closing date
August 7, 2020



  • Part Time 20 Hours weekly


Position Purpose Summary:

Under the direction of the Family Services Officer or designate, is responsible for all pickups and deliveries of donations

and food supplies as scheduled and/or required, the sorting and rotational distribution of items picked up.



  • Responsible for picking up all donations and making deliveries as required.
  • Assists in Sorting all donations before stocking in storage areas, coolers, refrigerators and/or freezers.
  • Upon receipt of any fresh bread, contacts the kitchen staff if they need it before freezing and delivers the remaining to the Thrift Store.
  • Assists in Rotating the donations in the coolers and refrigerators and storage areas as required.
  • Ensures that coolers/refrigerators are kept organized and clean.
  • Recycles any bakery products in coolers and freezers.
  • Picks up and delivers recyclables from the Thrift Store to the recycling station or Transfer Station
  • Takes any spoiled products or outdated products to the dumpster.
  • Ensures that the vehicles are not below a quarter ¼ of a tank on fuel.
  • May be required to pick up and deliver clients, guests, etc.
  • May perform other related duties as required.


  • Minimum Grade 10 education
  • Must have two (2) years or more similar driving experience
  • Must have valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license. A driver’s abstract will be required.
  • Must be able to follow instructions both verbally and written
  • Must be able to work cooperatively with other
  • Must provide own safety work boots
  • Willing to wear specified dress code and identification


Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide:

  • Background check consent
  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • A clean drivers abstract
  • Completion of our online Armatus Abuse Training and required Health and Safety training

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

This posting is open to external and internal candidates alike. If you are an internal applicant, please advise your Department Head of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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