Bring your full self and join our team. You are critical to our business and will be first and foremost a great people person- you are our frontline representative, especially with donors. You are physically strong and fit, able to manage scheduling that is timely and efficient, and you enjoy being a team player willing to help with a variety of tasks to help the team to succeed. While much of your role will revolve around management of donated goods you may also help on the shop floor from time-to-time with general retail duties.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865. We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005. The Army has over 2,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer. The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.
About the role
Our Kapiti Family Store sells a range of quality donated items and offer a free pick up of donated goods along with delivery of sold items. We collaborate with other Family Stores in the area to support seamless customer service so you will be driving in the wider Kapiti and environs. We are a front door for the work of the Salvation Army Corps in our community.
As our Truck Driver your permanent shifts would total 40 hours, five days per week. A degree of flexibility is required around hours. And note that we sometimes operate on public holidays.
You must have a full current drivers’ licence, class 1 (motor vehicle) and experience driving for a least 5 years.
Your duties will include:
You have a proven track record of being:
This is an excellent opportunity to blend driving, customer service and logistics skills together in a busy retail environment. Once staff are familiar in their role, they can be mentored to gain NCEA credits through retail modules completed with ServiceIQ.
Please email your CV (including referee names) and covering letter along with a completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Our application form can be downloaded from: http://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/about-us/career-opportunities
We encourage you to apply now. Applications are actively being considered as they are received.
Applications close Tuesday, 25 October 2022.
Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory Ministry of Justice clearance.
The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
The Salvation Army is committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.
The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable people, including children, and upholding their rights to protection from abuse and/or neglect