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DRIVER AND LOGISTIC SUPPORT (Afghan Refugee Project)

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Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

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Job Description

This volunteer position will provide logistic support for the Afghan Refugees Project at CCIS. Specifically, you will assist with donation coordination. You will also work closely with other staff and volunteers and be responsible for ensuring proper procedures are followed according to the CCIS policies. Specific assigned tasks may include


  • Collecting, sorting, loading, and unloading donations on an assigned day of the week.
  • Driving around Calgary to collect items and drop off donations.
  • Additional tasks may be assigned as needed.
  • Take donations from main office and deliver to our storage facilities

Time Commitment and Location

You will start off at our main office 1111-11Avenue SW and can be directed to specific sites for that day. Time commitment varies. Our preference would be a three-month commitment one day per week.

Qualifications

  • A valid Alberta driver’s license and a clear driver’s abstract
  • A vehicle and ability to drive around; gas and fees will not be reimbursed
  • Able to lift-up to 20 pounds
  • Interpersonal skills and cross-cultural sensitivity
  • Able to work in Canada and police security clearance
  • Understanding and compliance with CCIS policies
  • Attendance at general training and program specific trainings

Benefits to Volunteer

Meeting new people

Helping a great cause in the community

References available at end of commitment


Contact Information and Direct Supervisor

Sandra Bray, Volunteer Coordinator, Afghan Settlement Project

sbray@ccisab.ca

More opportunities with Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

Location:

1111 11 Ave SW, Calgary, Calgary, AB T2R 0G5, CA

Mission Statement

In partnership, we empower immigrants and refugees to successfully resettle and integrate.

Description

CCIS (Calgary Catholic Immigration Society) is a non-profit organization which provides settlement and integration services to all immigrants and refugees in Southern Alberta.

Since our inception in 1981, we have been a community leader with solid experience in the design and delivery of comprehensive services for our newest neighbours. We deliver these services through a dynamic multi-cultural, multi-denominational and multi-disciplinary team of professionals, who collectively speak over 60 languages.

Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5th Floor, 1111 - 11 Avenue SWCalgary, Canada

(51.04473,-114.07188)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • You will start off at our main office 1111-11Avenue SW and can be directed to specific sites for that day. Time commitment varies. Our preference would be a three-month commitment one day per week.

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