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📄 Currently Recruiting - Truck Offsiders (Cairns, Aumuller Street)


This volunteer opportunity will help to maintain the steady flow of stock to our Retail Shops which is essential to providing customers the products they are looking for.  A high turnover of donated stock is critical for financing the Lifeline Queensland Crisis phone lines.

Previous experience in a logistics environment would be an advantage but is not essential. A general understanding of transporting possibly fragile items would be helpful.

 

Location:

188 Aumuller Street, Cairns Qld 4870 

The retail shop staff and volunteers are passionate and creative teams. By assisting the truck driver with donation pick-ups and delivering prepared stock to the Retail Shops, you will be helping to ensure that our retail staff and volunteers have ample stock for presentation to meet customer demands.

 

Tasks involved include:

▪ Collect goods from donation bins and donors 

▪ Delivery of stock from the Distribution Centre to retail outlets

 

This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience, 

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others, 

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference 

 

Times:

Shifts available 8:00 am - 2:00 pm on Monday (Morning) and Tuesday (Morning) 

 

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

 

Requirements:

▪ COVID-19 Vaccination

A willingness to work safely and operate as part of a team

 

This role is accessible for people using:

▪ This facility is not accessible

 

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.