Van Driver's Assistant - Furniture Shop, Dublin Road, Belfast

Closing date is: 
30 Nov 2017
Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save lives and rebuild communities when disaster strikes. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor


Oxfam Ireland has a small number of shops that specialise in selling second had furniture. Our Oxfam Home shops are run and supported by enthusiastic teams of volunteers. We are currently recruiting for volunteers to assist our driver’s in the collection and delivery of donated and sold furniture items.

**This role does not require a driving licence**

Personal Development Opportunitites

  • Meet new people
  • Opportunity to join a welcoming and fun team
  • Develop communication skills
  • Build confidence
  • Develop customer service and basic retail skills
  • Add valuable experience to your CV


 Key Tasks



  • Assist the van driver in the transportation of goods as require by the business

  • Assist with furniture collection and deliveries

  • Assist in security of all goods collected, transported and delivered.

  • Careful and respectful handling of all items to ensure minimum losses are incurred on stock

  • Ensure that great care is taken over carrying furniture in and out of people's homes

  • Involves a large amount of heavy lifting in picking up and moving furniture.


    **This role does not require a driving licence**


Please see the attached full role decription for further information.


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