Tayside Re-users uses databases to record and manage the sales of goods and stock movements from collection to sale as well as calculating the savings in weight and CO2 of items which would otherwise be thrown into landfill. This role will involve transferring information from accompanying documentation to the database and then filing the documentation. This role will give you the skills and experience you need to work in many organisations.
Tayside Re-Users is an environmental reuse and recycling Social Enterprise. Established in 1995 it diverts unwanted items from landfill for reuse and recycling, offers employment, volunteering and training opportunities to young people and others who struggle to secure work and provides low cost or no cost household items to people on fixed or low incomes.
Opening hours would restrict under 16's but they could possibly get involved at weekends.
Experience required: Good computer skills is important, though some training can be given. An interest in the environment would be good but not essential. Send CV and reference in the first instance.
Travel details: Tayside Re-Users, Unit 1 South Dudhope Mill, 75 Douglas Street, Dundee. North of Verdant Works and buses 7, 17, 28, 29, 51, 57 & 59 - stop just up the road on Lochee Road near Smellies Lane.
Minimum age: 16
Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Expenses will be reimbursed at 45p per mile, or on receipt of bus tickets. If here for a full day lunch expenses can be reimbursed at the maximum of £3 per day.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: Volunteers are welcome to come along and see the Centre and speak to us about volunteering.
Training details: Volunteers will be introduced to the team and shown their area of work. Initial training for the role will be given and any further training will be carried out if required.
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