Food Security Coordinator

OVERVIEW / CONTRIBUTION
As the Food Security Coordinator you are responsible for recruiting and organizing food bank volunteers, assisting in the development of new food security initiatives as well as maintaining and reporting on our current food security programs which include: Food Bank, Community Luncheon, Food Voucher Program, School/community cook-a-thons, and our Christmas Hamper Program. 

The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, make good decisions and show discretion when working with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work well with a diverse group
  • Ability to treat everyone in a fair supportive manner
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Familiarity on how to plan, coordinate and promote events
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work as a positive productive member of a small community service agency team

 

WORKING CONDITIONS AND ENVIRONMENT

Hours:    6 hours per week

Schedule:    Occasional hours within the limits of Monday to Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Time may be flexed with the prior permission of the Executive Director.

Wages:    Wage $16.00 per hour

Benefits:    Not applicable  

Probation:     Six months or 200 accumulated hours    

Organization:    Small non-profit Society of 8 part-time staff.  


Reception - Casual Coverage

OVERVIEW / CONTRIBUTION
The Receptionist receives and directs all incoming visitors and communication.  In addition, the receptionist performs a number of administrative support tasks to assist the smooth running of the organization.  The activities of this position are supportive of the range of services to individuals, children and families provided by Salmo Community Services.

The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school graduation.
  • Skills in public communications, filing, and office productivity.
  • Crisis response experience.
  • Comfort and skill in the use of a range of office technology equipment, including computers, photocopier, fax and telecommunications.
  • A minimum of two-year experience in related work.
  • Clarity and organization of written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to work as a positive productive member of a small community service agency team.


WORKING CONDITIONS AND ENVIRONMENT

Hours:    Casual position – vacation relief and program coverage.

Schedule:    Occasional hours within the limits of Monday to Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Coverage currently scheduled for Wednesdays 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Wages:    Grid 5 $14.00 per hour

Benefits:    Not applicable  

Probation:     Six months or 140 accumulated hours    

Organization:    Small non-profit Society of 8 part-time staff.