Casual Driver and Distribution Assistant (Fixed Term)

Listed 14 days Ago
Auckland City Mission
Non-profit - Social Services

Our Mission 

Together we stand with those in desperate need. 

We provide immediate relief and pathways to enable long term wellbeing. 

About us 

Auckland City Mission receives a large quantity of donated goods, from food and clothing to beds and household items. Every year, the Mission re-distributes these items to thousands of Aucklanders. Donations that are excess to requirements may be sold through the Mission's second-hand shops, providing good quality, low-cost, second-hand clothing and  goods to other families and individuals. All profits from these shops are returned directly to help fund the Mission's social services. 

The Role 

We are looking for Drivers/Distribution Assistants to join our team located in Grafton.  Your role as a Driver & Warehouse assist will see you uplifting and delivering large & small goods including donations for our Christmas program as well as commercial palletized foods and other goods. The occasional warehouse assistance may be required.  

Our ideal candidate 

You are reliable team player with a can do attitude willing to go the extra mile and someone that doesn't mind mucking in to get the job done. You are an effective communicator with a friendly personality able to relate to people from all walks of life. You can work equally well independently or as part of a team. Your flexible mind and ability to perform and remain calm under pressure busy periods will stand you in good stead. These roles involve heavy lifting and medium physical work, so you will need to be reasonably fit and able.  

You will need;

  • A FULL Class 1 License 
  • A Forklift Licence with an F-Endorsement (preferred but not essential)
  • has the ability to work independently and with a drivers assistant and volunteers when required 
  • Comfortable driver Large vans and Small (Class 1) trucks

There are 6 roles available on a casual or fixed term basis - working hours and days will either be Monday - Friday or Tuesday - Saturday 7am - 3.30pm

So, if you are looking for a challenging but exceptionally rewarding role in a fast-growing organisation that changes to meet the needs of its community APPLY NOW!

Auckland City Mission has determined that all staff must be vaccinated against COVID 19 in order to ensure the Health and Safety off all. You may be required to provide proof of vaccination. 

Our Values

Manaakitanga 

Manaakitanga is behavior that acknowledges the mana of others as having equal or greater  importance than one’s own, through the expression of aroha, hospitality, generosity and mutual  respect.  

Justice (Manatika) 

Committed to equity, and seeking dignity for all we will fearlessly advocate with and for those  who are going without.  

Partnership (Rangapū) 

Firstly, the Auckland City Mission recognises the principle of partnership within Te Tiriti O  Waitangi.  

Secondly, our commitment to partnership stems from a belief that manaakitanga, equity and  social justice need to be pursued both within partnerships and through them. For us partnership is characterised by mutual trust, integrity, respect, transparency, and  commitment.    

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