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About the Position
Position #: 17971
OrganizationHabitat for Humanity Waterloo Region
Position: Retail & Warehouse Associate - ReStore Cambridge
Location: 200 Preston Parkway, Cambridge
Impact Statement: Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region's vision is to have a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to call home. But we cannot do this alone. We work in partnership, mobilizing volunteers and community partners in building affordable housing and promoting home ownership as a means to break the cycle of poverty.
Description: The ReStore sells new and gently used building supplies as well as unique home d├ęcor items. Volunteers provide customer service, prepare products for sale, help to receive and clean donated items, and assemble products and displays. Volunteers also help to maintain store cleanliness and organization.

Please note, all new ReStore volunteers must complete the ReStore Orientation prior to their first volunteer shift. We then ask ReStore volunteers to commit to a minimum of 20 hours within a 3 month timeframe (approximately 2 shifts per month).
Requirements: English Proficiency
Training Details: Training and orientation about our organization and the volunteer position is provided. To sign up, please visit our website below.
Working Conditions: Green patch CSA-approved safety footwear is required. You may arrange to borrow a pair from us. The role is occasionally physically demanding. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old, and must be able to lift 20 kilos.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Option of full day or 4 hour shifts available Monday through Sunday.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Environment, Retail Sales/Donations, Housing
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication, Accountability, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.habitatwr.ca/volunteering
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Debbie Hind
Phone: 519-404-3772
Address: 120 Northfield Drive East Waterloo, N2J 4G8

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Phone: 519 742 8610
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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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