Salesperson/Truck Driver | The Salvation Army

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Salesperson/Truck Driver

Dominion Road Mt Eden Family Store

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 3,000 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.

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.

About the Mt Eden Family Store

The Mt Eden Family store is a dynamic, large and successful operation operating Monday to Saturday with a team comprising of both paid and volunteer staff.

Our store is a high-volume retail operation selling donated pre owned goods that in turn provides financial resource for the mission of The Salvation Army based within Auckland bridge.

We are looking for new staff who are physically very fit and able to participate in heavy lifting, and able to easily engage with people from all walks of life. This may involve being in the van, on the shop floor, or preforming electrical testing and sorting donations (training is provided).

This is a key opportunity for a person or persons seeking employment that possesses the following attributes:

  • Integrity;
  • Strong team player;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • The ability to relate well to people;
  • A strong back for necessary lifting;
  • Commitment to the mission and values of The Salvation Army;
  • Clean Class 1 drivers’ licence and the ability to drive a manual Truck;
  • Experience in sales.

We pay $20.22 per hour.

Applicants must have NZ Residency or a valid NZ Work Permit and will be required to be police vetted for this position.

To apply for any position, please forward us a CV, application form and covering letter stating what hours you are looking for to

Our application form can be downloaded here and needs to be included as part of your application:

If you do not have a drivers’ licence please do not apply as this is an essential criteria.

Closing date

Applications close Thursday 22 April 2021.

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.