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Company Name:
Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Calgary, Alberta
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Not specified


The Calgary Food Bank is currently looking for a Driver to join our Logistics & Inventory team! Reporting to Dispatch, this position is responsible for representing the Food Bank in the community. You would be picking up donations as well as dropping off items to depots or to special events.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and maintaining good working relationships with suppliers and donors of all kinds.
  • Representing the Food Bank in public and maintaining the public image of efficiency, courtesy and professionalism at all times when on duty.
  • Evaluating donations for quality before accepting them
  • Maintenance and cleanliness of vehicle
  • Ensuring that all scheduled pickups and deliveries are completed in a timely manner.
  • Driving safely and courteously at all times.
  • Working in the warehouse as required by the Logistics & Inventory Manager
  • Performing other tasks as required by the Transportation Supervisor.

Decision Making & Leadership Capabilities:

  • Must be able to make appropriate decisions in a fast paced environment, maintain work schedules with little supervision and have flexibility required to perform the job functions in accordance with the Food Bank policies and procedures at all times.
  • Provides positive support and leadership to all volunteers. Providing information and positive support to volunteer and casual drivers.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Previous experience driving a 5-ton
  • Forklift experience required
  • Previous food handling course an asset.
  • Mechanical inclination an asset.
  • Clean driver’s abstract
  • Air Brake endorsement is an asset.

Skills and Capabilities:

  • Good knowledge of the city
  • Must have excellent inter-personal skills
  • The ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with a wide variety of people.
  • Well established organizational skills
  • Must be able to pass an AMA drivers evaluation

Working Conditions & Physical Requirements:

Working conditions are normal for a warehouse environment. Candidate must be able to be on feet for extended periods of time, and be able lift and carry items up to 50 lbs. This is a full-time, 37.5 hour per week, 5 days a week, 7.5 hours a day position. Hours worked beyond the regular work week must be pre approved will be earned and taken as lieu time.

Interested applicants can e-mail their application to [email protected] before January 21, 2018. We thank all applicants for their interest, suitable applicants will be contacted for further discussion and/or and interview.

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