ReStore Customer Service

(Habitat for Humanity Huronia, Barrie, ReStore)

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Position ID: V-MID0053 Last Modified: 24 Jul 2019 Last Full Update: 24 Jul 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJennifer Berry, Manager of Family & Engagement Services, Habitat for Humanity Huronia; Phone: 705-727-0802 ext 102 * 877-835-2001; Email:
DutiesVolunteers would be responsible for stocking shelves, cleaning the store, re-organizing items, loading purchases into a customers car, and assisting customers. Volunteers who are interested should visit the website to register to volunteer. 
Volunteers must wear certified safety shoes, be capable of lifting up to 25lbs, able to stand for long periods of time and be comfortable with 2-3 step instruction.
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BenefitsGain retail sales and customer relations experience. After 60 hours receive a letter of reference from the Manager of Resource Development and after 80 hours receive a letter of reference from the ReStore Management. Commit to 100 hours and you can put us on your resume as work placement (non-paid) to help fill a resume gap and/or add new experience. Most importantly helping Habitat to raise funds for future builds and families.
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups ; Court-ordered community service hours
Areas of InterestCustomer / Sales Services ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work
Commitment Length3 months -1 year; to ensure value is received from training given - we ask that volunteers commit to a minimum total of 60 hours as a volunteer
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Retail
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon (Close at 4pm) 
Working around volunteers schedule. Volunteers can schedule themselves. We ask for one 4 hour shift a week or 8 hours bi-weekly and a minimum of 40 hours overall.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Number of PositionsBarrie: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameHabitat for Humanity Huronia, Barrie, ReStore
Toll Free Phone1-877-835-2001
Address & Map
571 Bayfield St
Barrie, ON L4M 4Z9
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