Driver – Impact Centre Job at Goodwill Industries of Alberta – in Edmonton, AB
Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Shifts: Days, evenings and weekends.
Great Work. Great People. Great Place. GREAT Purpose.
Are you looking for a career that makes a real difference in the lives of Albertans? Do you want to be part of a growing organization with opportunities for development? Do you want to look forward to coming to work every day? Do you want to work with others to make a difference with dignity and joy? Then Goodwill Industries of Alberta is the place for you!
Goodwill is dedicated to providing people with disabilities the opportunity to find meaningful employment. This is made possible as a direct result of the generosity of Albertans in our community who choose to donate to Goodwill, where these items are resold through our successful retail stores. Our dedicated, ambitious and hard-working team members are the key to our success. By showing that we care, working as a team, continuously improving, and being accountable, our organization is driven towards GREATness, all the while, inspiring Albertans to make a difference.
Are you our next Driver? Reporting to the Manager of Product and Donation Flow, we are looking for service-oriented, team player to join our transportation team.
What you’ll be doing:
Completing all designated routes as outlined in a pre-set schedule.
Loading & unloading store shipments and donated goods.
Operating trucks efficiently and ensuring safety on the roads at all times.
Conducting routine maintenance and safety checks on vehicles.
Operating forklifts or pallet jacks to safely move items.
Understanding and modeling Goodwill Health and Safety policies, safe work practices and procedures.
Assist in other areas or perform functions outside of regular duties, as requested.
What you bring to the table:
Must have a valid class 5 driver’s license and a clear driving record.
Must be 25 years or older, as per insurance requirements.
1-year experience driving a 5 tonne truck.
High School diploma or equivalent experience.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods training will be considered an asset.
Have the ability to lift 10 kilograms and perform physical work on a continual basis.
Have the mechanical ability to perform minor repairs and routine maintenance as required on a 5-ton truck.
Have ability to remain alert and maintain a high level of concentration.
Deliver amazing customer service by going above and beyond for all Goodwill customers.
Demonstrate teamwork and engage fellow Team Members in contributing to Goodwill’s mission & core purpose.
Maintain an open and honest attitude while making moral decisions.
Recognize the great efforts of fellow Team Members through genuine recognition activities.
Contribute to a welcoming & accepting work environment by showing respect at all times.
Hold oneself and fellow Team Members accountable in their roles and for their contributions to Goodwill’s mission & core purpose.
Continuously look to improve oneself and the organization in any aspect including but not limited to processes, communications, tasks and customer experience.
Prioritize safety in all tasks, ensuring safety of self as well as fellow Team Members.
The Application Process:
For more information on Goodwill Industries of Alberta and what we offer, please visit our website at www.goodwill.ab.ca.
Candidates interested in this opportunity should forward their Resume and Cover letter outlining how they are a GREAT fit with Goodwill by June 25, 2021. We thank all applicants for their interest wanting to be a part of our GREAT purpose. Only applicants who submit a full application will be considered.
Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Criminal Record Check
Goodwill Industries of Alberta is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination of any kind.
Application deadline: 2021-06-25
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $21.00-$23.00 per hour
Company: Goodwill Industries of Alberta –
Company Location: Edmonton, AB