Hartlebury Warehouse

Volunteer upcyclers

DIY, Maintenance & Gardening Volunteer

Are you someone who enjoys creating new things out of pre-loved stock? Do you have a creative eye and skills in woodwork, furniture restoration or upcycling? 

Our warehouse team in Hartlebury is looking for volunteers to help upcycle donated stock.  

You’ll be promoting re-use and recycling and helping pets in need. 

You will need to be able to travel to our Hartlebury warehouse in Worcestershire for this role, but we can reimburse reasonable travel expenses.

What you will be doing: 

  • Upcycle stock into new products 
  • Painting and varnishing goods 
  • Repairing furniture and stock 
  • Removing damaged goods 
  • Identifying rare or valuable items 

What we are looking for: 

  • Skills  and experience in repairing/up-cycling goods 
  • Health and safety knowledge 
  • Experience in a workshop and warehouse environment 
  • Reliable and enthusiastic 
  • Ability to work within and adhere to Blue Cross procedures 

Benefits to you: 

  • You’ll be helping Blue Cross to help pets have happy, healthy lives 
  • Being part of a friendly team in a retail warehouse environment 
  • Promote the re-use and recycling of goods 
  • Adding skills and experience to your CV 
  • Have fun and meet new friends 
  • Stay healthy and active in your local community 


Time commitment is flexible for this role 

Email address: volunteering@bluecross.org.uk


Qualifications Required

  • Age group Must be at least 18 and older