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Van Assistant

  • VO43196


Description

Must be over 21 years of age, must be fit and able to lift heavy furniture. Assist with the cleaning of the vehicle at the end of each week also ensure proper care of the vehicle. Help with the cleaning and organisation of the warehouse. Must have the ability to use own initiative and work under pressure. Good knowledge of East Lothian.

Assist with the driving of the van for those in possession of a driving licence.

Organisation aims and objectives

To relieve poverty by providing furniture and household appliances to people in need, homeless or low income.

Availability

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Required 17 hours per weekWeekdays

Restrictions

Travel details: EAST LOTHIAN Cover all of East Lothian. Warehouse at Macmerry. No transport is available, public transport to Macmerry and Tranent.
Minimum age: 21

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We reimburse public transport costs weekly on receipt of tickets
Training details: Llifting and handling training Driving assessment for those who possess a driving licence
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated a month ago