Assist The Mississauga Food Bank with timely delivery of food to predetermined customers on specific routes, reviewing orders prior to delivery, loading and unloading the truck, and providing exceptional customer service to our client base.

COVID-19 Vaccine Policy

Effective September 7, 2021 – All volunteers are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before volunteering. Volunteers are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving the second dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine. To read the full policy, click here.

If you have questions or a written, approved medical exemption from the vaccine, please email julia@themississaugafoodbank.org.

Time Commitment:

On call.

Qualifications:

  • 18 years or older and able to manually lift up to 50+ lbs.
  • G license.
  • 3+ years of experience driving a 15 ft truck.
  • Provide a clean driver’s abstract.
  • Provide a resume.
  • Complete a driving test with one of The Mississauga Food Bank trucks.
  • A walkie rider Low Lift safety certification considered an asset.
  • Ability to work independently and unsupervised.
  • Experience handling or knowledge of, various food products considered an asset. 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct inspections of vehicles before departing to deliver goods.
  • Pack and load products onto trucks according to The Mississauga Food Bank’s specifications.
  • Pick up/deliver donations throughout Mississauga. Pickups may include groceries. store donation bins, fire stations, schools, corporate food drives, shipping docks, etc.
  • Maintain ongoing communication with the warehouse manager.
  • Unload food picked up at The Mississauga Food Bank warehouse.
  • Report all unsafe situations, practices, and/or equipment to the Warehouse Manager.

Reports to:

Warehouse Manager.

Location:

The Mississauga Food Bank Office – 3121 Universal Drive, Mississauga, ON.

Duration:

6 months.

Benefits:

Optimize The Mississauga Food Bank’s warehouse operations. Build valuable experience and develop your food knowledge and organizational skills while making a difference in your community.

Environment:

We value the contributions of our volunteers, so we have a professional work space, up-to-date technology, and a lunchroom with all the tea or coffee you can drink!