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Food Rescue Driver


Employer: OzHarvest
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Recycling & Waste Management, Trades & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 15 April, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Casual Opportunities (2-4 shifts per week)
  • Office Location Alexandria & Prestons – The new OzHarvest Western Sydney Hub, opening soon and will be working with the Alexandria Team to support the community.

We are seeking dedicated, friendly, energetic and proactive people to proudly be an Ambassador for OzHarvest. If successful, you will driving our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and building strong relationships with our lovely donors and recipient charities.

OzHarvest was founded by Ronni Kahn in 2004, who noticed the huge amount of delicious consumable food discarded every day. She decided there had to be a better way. OzHarvest now rescues surplus food to feed those in need all around Australia. We also educate the public and our clients about food waste, nutrition and living a healthier lifestyle.

Since Inception OzHarvest has achieved some great milestones:

  • Over 100 million meals delivered
  • Over 35,000 tonnes of food rescued
  • Over 1000 charities helped
  • $1 = 2 meals to those in need

Led and mentored by the inspirational Ronni Kahn, we are a passionate team of people who are driven by the purpose and the desire to bring the OzHarvest effect to life everyday.

To be successful in this role:

  • Strong customer service and relationship management approach
  • A good knowledge of the metropolitan area
  • Valid Full Driver’s Licence and a good driving history (a copy of this record must be provided during the recruitment process)
  • Competent Driver able to drive automatic and manual vehicles and large vehicles (C Class Licence)
  • Posses or ability to obtain a Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • Posses or ability to obtain a National Police Check

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How to apply for this job

Don't delay sending through your Cover Letter and CV we're looking to fill these opportunities promptly. To identify your preferred location please address your application to Henrique Serai at careers@ozharvest.org, using the subject line: Alexandria Food Rescue Driver OR Prestons Food Rescue Driver application via EthicalJobs.

Supporting materials  OzHarvest Job Description_Sydney Food Rescue Driver.pdf