Delivery Driver (PT/FT options) – hours vary
Our Delivery Drivers are responsible for aggregating goods from our producer members and delivering orders to our eater members throughout Grey and Bruce counties, using our vehicle. As representatives of ELGB providing front-line customer service, Delivery Drivers are expected to be professional and comfortable interacting with members of the public.
We are currently accepting applications for folks interested in both full time (approx 40 hours) and part time (approx 20 hours) positions. Openings cover some of our Wednesday-Saturday routes. Drivers may occasionally be asked to cross-cover other shifts.
Eat Local Grey Bruce is a not-for-profit co-operative of producers and eaters. We operate an online farmers' market, aggregate food in our Owen Sound warehouse, and distribute to homes throughout Grey-Bruce.
Our operations are growing. This growth was steady in 2019 at 35%. Then it exploded in March 2020 with the emergence of COVID-19. Orders increased to almost 250% of our usual volume in a single week. By providing home delivery, we get food to people in a safe and efficient manner. Before COVID-19 we were delivering to 100+ households per week. Since mid-March 2020, we are now delivering to 200+ households, sustained at that level through stages of reopening. We continue to look at ways to continue to grow and mature as an organization.
Do you have what it takes to work in our organization?
Employee wages start at $16/hr for delivery drivers, with a paid 1/2h hour lunch for all positions.
Additional benefits include a free membership and staff discount.
Send a resume and cover letter to Jeannine Kralt, Executive Director:
Previous applicants are still filed and will be contacted as applicable.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 3 2020 ID: 57427