G Driver / Mover

  • Furniture Bank
  • 25 Connell Court, Etobicoke, ON, Canada
  • Nov 02, 2018
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services Transportation Toronto, ON

Job Description

Who We Are: A leading registered charity, Furniture Bank changes lives by providing furniture and housewares to people experiencing poverty or displacement. We think we’re a pretty fun group of changemakers driven to make this world a better place. Fast paced and growing, we live by our core values: empathy, resilience, and integrity. We are change agents. We are collaborative. And we value green, because, you know… we only have this one planet and stuff. 

How Will You Change Lives? 
In This Role You Will: 
• Operate an 18‐22 ft. truck transporting donated items 
• Deliver furniture & housewares to clients or pick up furniture from donors 
• Identify destinations, establish routes and maintain schedules 
• Load and unload furniture to and from the truck safely • Arrange furniture on our showroom floor or inside clients’ homes 
• Maintain truck; comply with policies and standards 
• Maintain driving records by obtaining receipts, completing driver’s log and truck performance forms digitally
• Collect fees when applicable and issue receipts to donors 

You’ve Should Apply If You: 
• Have a valid “G” Ontario driver’s license, with a clean driver’s abstract
• Are a reliable team player
• Can lift up to 100lbs on a regular basis 
• Are able to read and navigate GPS software (or learn to)
• Maintain a positive image for yourself, Furniture Bank and donors and clients 
• Are customer service focused 
• Possess our team philosophy and values (see below) 
• Can ensure each and every donor and client have a positive experience 
• Can show positivity and passion for great service 
• Are comfortable working in both outdoor and indoor environments
• Are comfortable getting a criminal reference check 

If You Have the following, all the better:
• Possess three years of truck driving experience
• Able to work weekend shifts 

What You Get…
• Competitive salary based on work experience 
• Extended Health Benefit Plan and both vacation and sick time
• Chance to work with cool people making a difference in this world 
• Opportunity to be a part of a growing organization 

Furniture Bank is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome applications from any qualified and interested candidate. At Furniture Bank, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees, volunteers, clients, donors, and vendors feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Let us know if there are any accommodations that would make the job application process more accessible to you.

City

Toronto, ON