Assistant Coordinator

(Urban Pantry Barrie, Barrie Good Food Box)

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Position ID: V-ORI0386 Last Modified: 25 Sep 2019 Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJenna Zardo, Coordinator, Barrie Good Food Box; Phone: 705 791-2432; Email:
DutiesWe are looking for someone to assist the primary coordinator, and fill in occasionally when the primary coordinator is away. 
Shadow the primary coordinator and learn the Good Food Box processes. 
Learn the procedures to run a smooth "pack day". 
Assist with pack day on the second Wednesday of the month. 
Meet and interact with the Pack Day Leader and other volunteers. 
Assist volunteers at various pick-up locations. 
Have access to online files in the event that the primary coordinator is sick or away. 
Fill in for the primary coordinator at least once per year (so that the program can operate without the primary coordinator if need be). 
Find and post relevant recipes and resources to the Facebook page. 
Other tasks as they arise (help promote the program by handing out flyers at events or doing presentations).
More Info
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Food Services / Nutrition
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; Qualifications and Skills: 
• Good interpersonal and communicational skills 
• Non-judgmental attitude toward people 
• Ability to work on your own as well as with the Pack Day Leader 
• Knowledge of Barrie Good Food Box  
• Good computer skills in Word, Excel, Google Drive  
• Ability to delegate duties to meet deadlines 
• Patient and understanding 
• Flexible and adaptable 
• Access to a vehicle
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours3 / Month
Dates and TimesWednesday: morning, afternoon, evening
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsBarrie: 1 individual(s) 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationDriver License required ; Car required
Agency Details
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Organization NameUrban Pantry Barrie, Barrie Good Food Box
Office PhoneCell 705-791-2432 * 705-791-BGFB
Address & Map
Barrie, ON
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