Organization: Ottawa Paw Pantry
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 1
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Jan 24, 2020
DescriptionThe Ottawa Paw Pantry is currently recruiting a Driver Coordinator (volunteer position) to review driver role and responsibilities with delivery driver candidates, guide applicants through on-boarding process, assign and coordinate with volunteers to ensure monthly deliveries have been completed.
Our driver volunteers are at the core of our service and enable us to deliver to our clients. This role will have a major impact on our day-to-day operations and capacities. The Driver Coordinator will work closely with the Logistics Manager and Volunteer Manager.
Review and contact potential volunteer drivers with the help of the Volunteer Manager
Ensure drivers have completed the non-disclosure agreement and police record check prior to beginning.
Flags potential conflicts or problems to the Logistics Manager and aids in finding solutions.
Liaises with the Logistics Manager to identify areas where volunteer drivers are needed
Provide onboarding for new drivers, such as walking them through the pickup process at the storage unit
Attention to detail
Access to phone and computer on a regular basis to communicate with volunteers
Working knowledge of a smartphone and Google Docs preferred
Strong volunteer-facing communication skills
Tact and diplomacy, ability to assess and make decisions on the spot
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the position as the subject line, and tell us why you’d make a great Driver Coordinator.
Good for people interested in: Transportation of goods; Administration/Office
You will be working with: Disadvantaged
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - None of the above
Police record check required: Yes