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📄 Currently Recruiting - North Queensland - Electrical Item Tester (Townsville, Currajong)


This volunteer opportunity will help to test donated electrical goods and prepare them for sale.

The Townsville Lifeline Distribution Centre provides donated goods to all of the 10 retail shops in the Townsville region, these goods are then sold and all profits go towards our Lifeline 13 11 14 crisis support and suicide prevention number to support the community.

The volunteer position we have available would suit someone who is looking to give back to our community and who enjoys working in a friendly team environment.


21B/19-23 Keane St, Currajong QLD 4812 

We provide a friendly and safe workplace in an air-conditioned facility. The role of rag cutter is structured so that the volunteer can work at their own pace while sitting down, with full training on the cutting machine and the flexibility to learn other tasks.


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Tasks involved include:

▪️ Test donated electrical goods using a Residual Current Device

▪️ Determine what electrical goods are suitable for sale

▪️ Clean and allocate  electrical items to our retail shops


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others 



Anytime between 0730 and 1530 

Weekdays (Morning, Afternoon)


Time Commitment: Get started from as little as 3-4 hours fortnightly  


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device

▪ accessible toilets


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 the interview.


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