Full Time Truck Driver

Lindsay Community Church
October 8, 2019
Lindsay, Canada
Job Type
$15.14 to $22.71 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Major Robin Cory: Robin_Cory@can.salvationarmy.org
Closing date
October 16, 2019


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Core Values

The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:

Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.


  • Pre and Post inspection of truck required daily and fill out sheets completed
  • Log Book of daily travel completed daily
  • Inspect safety equipment once a month
  • Maintain cleanliness of vehicle inside and out monthly
  • In consultation with Thrift Store Manager Schedule appointments for regular maintenance of truck re oil change etc.
  • Pick up and deliver furniture/clothing/household items
  • Pick up food for Community Services Food Bank
  • Responsible for all general maintenance and upkeep of facility including weeping of all debris and snow removal from entrances and walkways
  • Responsible for maintenance of seasonal items and equipment
  • Responsible for general janitorial in-between cleaning of the facility
  • Responsible for emptying donation bins daily
  • Responsible for transporting recycle clothing to designated location and scheduling pick-up of trailer when full
  • Responsible for moving paper/plastic recycling to curb on time for weekly pick up
  • Responsible for regular garbage disposal to landfill or to dumpster
  • Responsible for breaking down all cardboard and transferring to cardboard dumpster
  • Collecting refuse from the Church and Quarters as required
  • Responsible for early morning weekly pick-up of APS reclamation and Railside reclamation from Toronto
  • Responsible to assist in all aspects of the Thrift Store and Food Bank activities, as time permits
  • Responsible to assist with Christmas Campaign and activities
  • Responsible to assist with other duties as required




  • High school diploma
  • Valid “G” class license with appropriate certification
  • CVOR Training an asset
  • At least one year of commercial truck driving or related experience
  • Able to lift over 50 pounds
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work well within a team as well as independently with minimum supervision and capable of dealing with difficult situations
  • Comfortable with The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement
  • Ability to represent The Salvation Army in a positive and pleasant manner in person and on the telephone
  • Ability to turn down unacceptable items in a courteous manner
  • Attention to detail
  • Current certification in First Aid/CPR an asset



Successful candidate will be required to provide upon hiring:

  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • A clean drivers abstract
  • Participate in our online Armatus Abuse Training and Health and Safety training required upon hiring, as well as updated annually

HOURS: 30 hours per week



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. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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