General Warehouse Worker / Swamper

The Salvation Army Kelowna Community Donation Centre
March 1, 2018
Job Type
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Marion E-mail:, Fax: 250-861-3025, Or Mail to: 1480 Sutherland Ave. Kelowna BC V1Y 5Y5
Closing date
March 31, 2018


Please respond with cover letter and resume and quote “ Swamper”.



  • Full Time – 40 hours per week


  • Assist Receiver/Truck Driver with his duties
  • Assume Receiver/Truck Driver duties in his absence
  • Assist with truck pick-ups as required
  • Help receive goods dropped off at either the front or rear entrances of the stores
  • May assist with sorting of donated goods
  • Loads and unloads goods at the warehouse, destinations, and other storage facilities
  • Assist on sales floor as required
  • Greet and thank donors in a pleasant and professional manner
  • Maintain knowledge of legislative and company policies such as Health & Safety Regulations, provincial and municipal highway traffic acts
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • A valid unrestricted BC driver’s license and proof of a clean driving record
  • The ability to work with individuals or groups of differing backgrounds and cultures other than your own
  • The ability to adapt to change and interruptions to a normal work routine, and work in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality
  • A willingness to adhere to a dress code of modesty, neatness and cleanliness
  • An understanding of and support for the Mission Statement of The Salvation Army in Canada
  • The successful applicant must have, or be willing to obtain; a criminal record check, clearance from the National Abuse Registry, be bondable and First Aid-CPR training
  • Retail and warehouse experience an asset

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume. We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates throughout the recruitment and employment process. If you require accommodation, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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