Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 2863
OrganizationFernwood NRG
Position Agency Driver - Good Food Box
Location 1240 Gladstone Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement The Good Food Box is an alternative fruit and vegetable distribution system and community program operated by the Fernwood NRG. Lovingly packed and delivered by volunteer community members, the Good Food Box contributes to our communities’ shared goals for sustainability, food security, social justice, and health. Boxes are available for pick-up or delivery every Wednesday.
Description Duties
Our Agency Driver is responsible for delivering anywhere between 75-150 Good Food Boxes to community centres in Greater Victoria each week.

Qualifications and Requirements
• Professional, responsive, and positive work attitude.
• Experience working or volunteering with non-profit agencies considered a strong asset.
• Have a valid Class 5 Driver's license.
• Have your own reliable truck (covered/with canopy) or large van to accommodate up to 150 grocery bags.
• Have valid third-party liability coverage, with at least a $2,000,000 for Vans, a copy will be requested for our records.
• A clean driver’s abstract – easily downloaded from ICBC’s website.
• The successful candidate will need to complete a Criminal Record Check for people working with vulnerable adults and children.

We can offer an honorarium for fuel, vehicle wear and tear, and time.
Training Details Successful applicants will be trained on site.
Working Conditions Working Conditions
• Ability to lift up to 30lbs (often)
• Ability to crouch, bend, twist, and stand (often)
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Ability to drive their own van or truck (often)
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail 12 pm every Wednesday (between 3-5 hours)
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Driver/Transportation, Food Security
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Strategic Thinking, Accountability, Maintaining Equipment
How to Apply
Application File:
Website https://fernwoodnrg.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Ruben Anderson
Phone 250-381-1552
Address 1240 Gladstone Avenue Victoria, V8T 1G6


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