Dunlea Centre
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Market Volunteer Pakenham

Posted : Thursday, 14th June 2018 - 1:16 pm

Organisation : The Community Grocer

Location : Victoria

Time required : Regualr weekly shift for 4 hours: Thursdays 7.30am-11.30 or 10.30-2.30

Duration of project : Ongoing

Contact Name : Tamsin Hadfield

Contact Phone : 0415360380

Contact Email : Pakenham@thecommunitygrocer.com.au

About the Role

Assist the Market Manager with the tasks of setting up, running and packing down a market.

ORGANISATIONAL CONTEXT
The Community Grocer are a not for profit social enterprise selling fresh fruit and veg at weekly pop-up markets across Melbourne. The markets aims to improve fresh food access to the community through quality produce at affordable prices.

POSITION SUMMARY
Tasks include:
• Working the tills, weighing produce and handling cash
• Point of Sale (POS) App
• Pricing and signage
• Quality control: restocking, consolidating and keeping good stock appearance
• Filling customer orders & home deliveries
• Tidying, cleaning, and flattening boxes
• Customer service: welcoming & greeting customers, responding to questions, conveying information
• Chopping fruit and veg for sale and tasting
• Conducting customer questionnaires
• Assisting with marketing and on sell strategies

DESIRABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
• A friendly attitude & willingness to learn
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to assist with manual handling tasks
• Financial literacy
• Demonstrate commitment to occupational health and safety
• Understanding of cultural appropriateness

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Capable to lifting up to 15Kg
• Standing for up to four hours at a time

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : The Community Grocer
Not for Profit : Yes

Apply for this Position

Position Description : Volunteer PD PAKENHAM

For details concerning this role , please contact

Tamsin Hadfield

Phone : 0415360380

Email : Pakenham@thecommunitygrocer.com.au


Please quote in application: Market Volunteer Pakenham via Pro Bono Australia.


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