Temporary Full Time Toy Centre Supervisor/Driver

Ottawa Booth Centre
October 8, 2019
Ottawa, Canada
Job Type
$17.00 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Employee Relations Department: jobs@saobc.org
Closing date
October 22, 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.

Position Purpose Summary:

The Supervisor/Driver is responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the Toy Centre warehouse and supporting the overall campaign in meeting its mandate.


  • Supervises and provides orientation to warehouse volunteers
  • Works collaboratively with Toy Centre Admin Supervisor to ensure proper volunteer coverage for warehouse
  • Ensures the safe and careful handling of all toys and donations while protecting property, including donations and vehicles
  • Takes responsibility for daily and overall safety, maintenance, operation of vehicle, including adhering to all OBC/SA vehicle policies, and records of such
  • Picks up and delivers community donations when necessary
  • Provides customers and donors with courteous and respectful service
  • Maintains knowledge of legislative and company policies such as Health & Safety Regulations, provincial and municipal highway traffic acts
  • Loads and unloads goods at the warehouse, destinations and other storage facilities
  • The work environment is typically a vehicle or warehouse setting as such the job requires frequently sitting for long periods of time, twisting , bending, crouching, reaching, reaching overhead, pushing and pulling, lifting and kneeling

Health and Safety

  • Adheres to all health and safety policies and procedures in place; complies with all instructions from the employer concerning health and safety as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act and WSIB
  • Ensures all procedures, rules and guidelines for the safety and security of clients and staff are enforced and respected


  • Completion of High School
  • Minimum 2 years direct experience in a s supervisory role
  • Capable of lifting and moving large and heavy items up to 50 pounds without help as well as push/pull flatbeds weighing up to 100 pounds with product
  • Sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Safety Shoes (steel toed) required
  • Valid “G” Ontario driver’s license
  • Ability to concentrate while driving through traffic
  • Knowledge of Ottawa region roadways

Successful candidate will be required to provide upon hiring:

  • A clear police check dated within the last 30 days
  • A clean drivers abstract

HOURS: 40 hours per week. Flexible (days, evenings and Saturdays)


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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