FoodShare: Casual Driver

Casual Driver – FoodShare

FoodShare is a Food Justice organization. This means that we are committed to working to identify and dismantle systemic forms of oppression in the food movement. Racialized people and others from equity-seeking groups are over-represented in food insecurity and poverty statistics, but are significantly under-represented in community based food organizations. We believe that those most affected by an issue must have access to paid positions in organizations tasked with challenging poverty and food insecurity. FoodShare strives to create a workspace that reflects the diversity of identities and lived experiences that exist within the community we work alongside.

Main Tasks: This position provides support to the daily operations of the Social Enterprise Department at FoodShare Toronto. This position contributes to delivering quality products to customers by following organizational procedures.

Detailed Job Description (include, but are not limited to): Work closely with the Social Enterprise team and assist the organization to:

○ Drive FoodShare cube van trucks, bus, or mini-vans, delivering produce to schools, markets and Good Food Box customers.

○ Ensure that all deliveries are run in an efficient and timely manner.

○ Organize vehicles so all products required are accounted for and received in good condition by the customers.

○ Represent FoodShare and provide courteous, respectful and excellent customer service.

○ Fill out issues and delivery time tracking sheets and other documents as needed.

○ Collect and reconcile cash and cheques received from customers.

○ As time permits, and as assigned, pick up produce at the Ontario Food Terminal and from suppliers as needed and deliver to the FoodShare warehouse.

○ Follow and ensure compliance with all organizational procedures and policies, including Health and Safety policies.

○ Assist with packing and other duties in the warehouse as needed and assigned.

○ Assist with regular maintenance, cleanup and sanitation of trucks and warehouse as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned

Reports to: Warehouse and Social Enterprise Manager

Location(s) of Position: 120 Industry Street, Unit C

Salary: $19.38 per hour

Job requirements:

  • Aged 25 years and above with clean drivers abstract, fully graduated G license (to allow for insurance coverage on all FoodShare vehicles)

  • Comfortable and experienced with driving large SUV & trucks

  • Ability to lift 40 lbs repeatedly and climb stairs

  • Ability to sit for long periods of time

  • Positive attitude

  • Attention to details

  • Previous experience interacting with customers an asset

How to Apply: submit your resume to stating “FoodShare” in the subject line.

ParaMed: HSW, PSW, RN & RPN

ParaMed is currently seeking energetic and dedicated Personal Support Workers (PSW), Home Support Workers (HSW), Registered Nurses (RN), and Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) to join our dynamic team of community caregivers!

Our staff will provide individualized care that is sensitive to the clients’ unique needs, providing assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) and Independent Activities of Daily Living (IADL’s) through a client specific assignment working under the direction of and in collaboration with a regulated health care professional. Care will take place in the community, within a client’s home.

Benefits of Joining the ParaMed Team:

◾Provided with the latest technology mobile device for scheduling and communication

◾Membership to Perkopolis and other retailer discounts

◾Paid orientation

◾Opportunities for additional training with careers leading in to management roles

◾Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

◾Health and dental benefits available to you and immediate family

◾Travel/mileage compensation

◾Mentorship Perks- use your expertise to earn even more while you provide support to new grads entering the industry

If you enjoy making people smile, we know you will love a career with ParaMed! We want you to join our team of spirited and fun-loving professionals as we support the neighbors in our community!

How to Apply: send your resume to stating the "position title" in the subject line.

Optima: Customer Contact Representative

About Your New Job:

You are an energetic, self-motivated and sales-oriented individual looking to learn and develop in a lasting career in sales. We have immediate permanent full-time opportunities marketing insurance-related products to existing customers for Canada's largest Financial & Insurance Service providers.

As a member of the team, you'll leverage the value of product information through direct customer contact in order to promote our client’s services.

The successful candidates will possess the unique combination of rapport-building, script adherence, and the persuasive ability required to quickly gather data, identify specific needs of existing customers, and inform them on product features offering the most value for them.

Your Benefits to Working with Us:

  • Full-time permanent positions

  • Competitive hourly compensation

  • Lucrative monthly incentive programs, allowing you to increase your base

  • Progressive benefit plan after 90 days of employment

  • Paid and on-going first class communications and sales training

  • Supportive and friendly coaches

  • A professional but casual and fun office environment

  • Numerous proven growth & development opportunities

  • 2-3 minutes from Union subway station

Your Qualifications:

  • Ideally, experience in sales or client services (hotel services, retail, call centre or restaurants).

  • Strong communication skills - both verbal and written

  • Naturally connect with people, and engage with them for successful outcomes

  • Professional demeanor, excellent telephone etiquette

  • Enjoy a fast paced results-oriented environment

  • Comfortable navigating on screen software

  • Looking for a chance to learn, grow and excel

About Your Next Career Move: Over 90% of our promotions are within the Company. If you are an energetic, self-motivated and service oriented with interest in becoming a team supervisor/leader and you have some experience - we have opportunities for quick career advancement.

About Us: Optima Communications International Inc. is a professional outsource contact centre providing customer contact solutions to major Canadian corporations since 1992. We pride ourselves on our people and the close working relationships we have with long standing clients, market leaders in Financial, Utilities and Business Services. We’ve established a sterling reputation in our industry as the contact centre of choice by acting as a seamless extension of our clients and their business.

Pay: $14.40 per hour

Location: In the heart of downtown Toronto, in a bright, beautiful professional building, brick walls and 13' ceilings - 2 minutes from Union Station subway station & Go Transit.

How to Apply: Send your resume to stating “Optima” in the subject line.

Dhyana Cleaning: Cleaners

Dhyana Cleaning, a dynamic residential and commercial cleaning company founded on a strong desire to make a real community impact through compassionate service.

Now more than ever, the cleaning industry is being called upon to provide an essential service in a time of crisis. We believe it is our responsibility to step up to the plate and ensure our community and cleaners are safe through responsible, reliable, skilled service.

Dhyana relies on the integrity of our team members. They need you to:

  • Be hardworking and reliable.

  • Have a professional, outgoing, and positive attitude

  • Be motivated to solve everyday challenges

  • Have a valid SIN or work permit and able to pass a criminal background check

  • Have a working smartphone and data plan

They Offer:

  • Competitive wages - $17 to $20 per hour based on experience

  • Paid team meetings

  • Public transit reimbursement

  • Massage Therapy, Psychotherapy, Acupuncture, Naturopath Benefits (After 3 Months)

  • Paid training and Infection Control and Prevention Certification

How to Apply: Submit your resume to stating “Dyhana Cleaning” in the subject line.