As an Outreach Worker at WCSS, you will use your own emotional intelligence to connect with and provide no cost confidential support to individuals of all ages and families from diverse backgrounds. You will use your experience in social services to engage individuals who may be experiencing mental/physical health challenges, financial insecurity, substance use, relationship challenges, parenting or prenatal support among many others.
You will closely collaborate with the food security team and administration team with various tasks including intake and greeting community members upon arriving to the building including during open food bank hours, assist with drop in food bank requests, answer incoming phone calls and direct clients to appropriate personnel.
The Re-Use It Centre is a vital part of the WCSS and the greater community by largely supporting all social services through circular economy and waste diversion program. The Re-Use It Centre Ambassador role is includes receiving, sorting, and selling of donations to generate funds to support WCSS community programs, facilitate circular economy, and divert waste from landfill. The Re-Use It Centre Ambassador must be aware that they are a representative of WCSS and our organizations values. This individual ought to share an enthusiasm for supporting our community and have a passion for waste diversion.
The Re-Build It Centre (RBI) Team Members role is to receive, process and sell donations, facilitate the Whistler Tool Lending Library, and operate a cash register. The RBI Team Member drives our cube truck throughout Whistler collecting and delivering furniture as well as operating our refundable bottle collection program. The RBI Team Member engages with our customers, has a passion for waste diversion and is an advocate for a positive and safe environment for everyone.
As the Farmer’s Market Food Recovery Worker at WCSS, you will assist with recovering food at the Whistler Farmers Market on Sundays, issuing receipts to vendors, sorting and storing produce to be distributed at the Food Bank.
To apply, send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
WCSS is dedicated to diversity and inclusion. Our commitment is reflected in our programming, the clients we engage with and the team members we employ. We encourage a workplace in which individual differences are recognized, appreciated and respected. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.