Warehouse Associate - Vancouver Island DRC
(Full-Time)

Do you have a passion for Thrift? Are you motivated, looking for a role with a purpose, and have a desire to make a difference in your local community? We offer a unique way to serve through retail and recycling in support of the second largest social service organization in Canada!

If you are looking to further your career in retail consider joining our team. We offer a competitive total compensation package including paid sick time, vacation starting at 6% (3 weeks), and employer-paid RRSP contributions with additional voluntary matching opportunities, Health, Dental, EFAP, and LTD benefit opportunities. All within an environment that demonstrates our core competencies of collaboration, communication, composure, and being service focused in everything we do.

As a Distribution Associate (General Warehouse) you will assist in the efficient and effective reclamation, processing and/or distribution of goods and donations. The incumbent will be knowledgeable of and strictly follow all legislative safety procedures.

Our ideal candidate is a Distribution/recycling enthusiast who is customer focused, can maintain their composure, and has the ability to communicate and build relationships. In doing so, the candidate will be action oriented, drive results, and will strive to become an expert in their role through continuous self-development and learning.

We provide a passionate fast paced community environment where you will be immersed in our operations and service. You will experience firsthand the impact of our work in our communities.

We offer competitive compensation in addition to staff discounts, RRSPs, vacation, paid sick time, as well as the opportunity to learn new skills, job advancement, recognition programs and in-store sales incentives.

You can expect joining a hands-on work environment where you will be required to physically move through our operation while adhering to daily goals. Consistent physical exertion is required for lifting and moving heavy furniture, boxes, and bags of donations with constant lifting, standing, walking, bending, and twisting required. Some weekend work is required.

Resumes are to be submitted to mike.montague@salvationarmy.ca. In the email subject line please identify the location and position being applied for. 

We thank all applicants for their interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $17.14 per hour