UnitingCare Volunteering Portal

📄 Currently Recruiting - North Queensland - Retail Shop Assistant (Mackay Superstore)

This volunteer opportunity will help to assist in the running of all aspects of a retail shop to directly fund our 24-hour crisis support line. Your few hours volunteering can and will help save lives!

Your energetic contribution of time to assist with donations, shop presentation and point of sale.  We invite anyone with a customer first approach to service to join our volunteer team.



7-14 Heaths Road Mackay QLD 4740 

The Lifeline is in a large retail outlet in the prominent Northpoint Retail Centre.


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Tasks involved include:

▪ Point of Sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock

▪ Customers service


This is a great opportunity to:

- To meet mutual obligations, student placement hours or other requirements, - Gain invaluable workplace experience, - Enjoy social interaction with others 


Skills Required:

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential



▪ COVID-19 Vaccination

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential


Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 5-10 hours per Weekly 


Other Information:

- Smart casual dress standard,

- Hygiene and role specific Personal Protective Equipment PPE is provided,

- Access to staff kitchen facilities available,

- Access to staff restrooms available,

- Refreshments provided


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device


UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access.  If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of interview.


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We will help you to apply by completing the application form over the phone.


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