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About the Position
Position # 1310
OrganizationThrifty Foods Sendial
Position Sendial Phoner - James Bay
Impact Statement When someone needs a hand, Thrifty Foods and our dedicated team of Sendial volunteers are happy to help. Our volunteers do the order taking and shopping for customers who, because of injury, frailty or other physical reason, can’t easily get to our stores or shop independently.
Description Love to talk??!! Sendial is a grocery shopping and delivery service program for customers unable to shop in-store. Phoning volunteers are responsible to take customer orders. Phoners call customers weekly or biweekly and complete an order form for each customer.
Training Details A two-hour general orientation (Zoom) is the first step, followed by role specific training (Zoom), then in-store shopping observation in store.
Working Conditions Volunteers phone customers from home and submit orders in person or by email. If the volunteer is able to submit orders electronically, they need not be from the local area.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Two positions:
Wednesday morning, 2-4 hour shift
Thursday morning, 2-4 hour shift
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Food/Hospitality, Senior Services
Skill(s) Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Sensitivity, Accountability, Continuous Learning, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.thriftyfoods.com/sendial
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Lynanne Smith
Phone 250-544-1234
Address 475 Simcoe Street Victoria, V8V 4T4
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