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About the Position
Position Number 106
Position Title Listowel ReStore Warehouse Assistant
Organization Name Habitat For Humanity Heartland Ontario
Area(s) of Interest Maintenance/Trades, Retail Sales/Donations
Position Description The role of a Warehouse Assistant is to provide assistance to the ReStore by testing and preparing donated merchandise for resale in the ReStore. This support allows us to raise funds to cover the affiliate’s operational costs and build homes in the community.

Duties and responsibilities include:

•Ensure the merchandise is presented in a tidy, clean and organized manner to encourage sales
•Responsible to know what merchandise is currently on the shelves
•Be able to respond to customer inquiries regarding merchandise when needed
•Assist with loading and unloading donated merchandise from/to customers’ vehicles
•Actively approach customers to help them find items they are looking for
•Be courteous, respectful and professional to both the customer and your fellow volunteers
•Train and provide support to all new volunteers as required
•Ensure work area is clean, tidy and safe at all times
•Other duties as required.
Goal of Position At Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario, we welcome volunteers from all backgrounds, experience, skills and stages of life. Volunteers are the backbone of our affiliate. Without their support, we can’t give families a hand up to break the cycle of poverty. Every Volunteer makes a difference.
Position Benefits Connect with caring people like you, gain valuable work experience while giving back to your community, make a difference, be challenged, network and PR for business.
Training Details Specific Orientation: Confidentiality, Code of Conduct, Conflict Resolution, Health & Safety.
Position Qualifications •Ability to work with a team or independently
•Friendly, approachable, outgoing
•Willing to take the initiative
•Good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with customers, staff members and volunteers
•Understanding of the Habitat for Humanity philosophy and the desire to promote it
•Previous customer service experience is an asset but not mandatory
•Previous experience in a department store and/or marketing an asset but not mandatory
•Ability to lift and unload heavy items (25lbs +)
Time Commitment Week Day Morning, Week Day Afternoon, Week Day Evening, Weekend Morning, Weekend Afternoon, Weekend Evening, Anytime
Duration Medium Term (4 - 6 months)
Time Detail Flexible shifts available
Min Age 16
Ideal for Individual, Group, Youth, Newcomers
Location 1-500 Rocher Rd, Listowel, ON N4W 0B2, Canada
Geographical Area(s) North Perth, All of Huron, East Perth, West Perth, All of Perth
Police Check No
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How to Contact
Website http://www.habitat4home.ca
Contact Kendra Forrest
Phone 5194556623 Ext. 207
Address 1-500 Rocher Road Listowel, N4W 0B2



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