Pack Day Leader
(Urban Pantry Barrie, Barrie Good Food Box)
|Contact||Jenna Zardo, Coordinator, Barrie Good Food Box - Urban Pantry; Phone: 705 791-2432; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||The pack day leader helps coordinate volunteers at the main pack site, Barrie Free Methodist Church, on the second Wednesday of every month. |
Arrive at the church at 9 am to set up the tables, count out the bins, and put labels on the tables and bins.
A group of volunteers from Empower Simcoe will arrive. Greet them and chat with them until the truck arrives.
The food truck arrives between 9:30-10:30.
Direct volunteers to unload the food from the truck and arrange it in the gymnasium.
Direct the packing of the bags for the charity purchasers.
Have the volunteers clean up by flattening the cardboard boxes after the pack.
Thank the volunteers when they are done. Do a cheer to celebrate the work we accomplished together.
Count out the produce for the market-style bins for each pack site.
Help load vehicles for deliveries to other pack sites.
Optional: Use personal vehicle to deliver food to one of the other pack sites.
Communicate effectively with the primary coordinator.
|More Info Link||barriegoodfoodbox.com|
|Ages||16 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+)|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Food Services / Nutrition|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Qualifications and Skills: |
● Good communication skills and the ability to work competently with diverse volunteers, GFB purchasers, clients and staff
● Teamwork skills
● Ability to work in a physically demanding setting
● Must be able to lift 30 lbs. and handle a dolly/flat cart
● Must be patient and understanding, and adaptable to changes and challenges
● Must have access to a vehicle
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Wednesday: Morning |
Wednesday: Morning (9 am to 12 or 1 pm)
|Location||Work from home, drive to order sites and pickup sites|
|Number of Positions||Barrie: 1 individual(s) |
1 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Training is required|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
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|Organization Name||Urban Pantry Barrie, Barrie Good Food Box|
|Office Phone||Cell 705-791-2432 * 705-791-BGFB|
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