Furniture and Moves Coordinator

at Matthew House Refugee Centre (view profile)
Location Windsor, Canada
Date Posted May 12, 2022
Category Other
Job Type Part-time

Description

Operated by Windsor Baptist Refugee Ministries, Matthew House Refugee Centre is a faith based organization that brings hope by providing a temporary home and settlement supports for Refugee Claimants, empowering them to become contributing members of the Canadian community. We are a recognized leader in providing supports for refugee claimants and other precarious migrants who would otherwise end up in Windsor’s general homeless system. We welcome all refugees regardless of their race, religion, sexual orientation or political opinion and use a home and family model to help people develop hope, develop confidence, and restore their personal dignity. To learn more visit www.matthewhousewindsor.org

Status: Casual as needed Hours and Rate: 10 hours per month, days/hours flexible, rate of pay to be negotiated Start Date: Immediately Application Deadline: Posting will remain active and interviews will be conducted until a candidate has been selected. Those interested are encouraged to apply right away.

 

Position Summary: Under the guidance of Matthew House’s Administration Manager, the Furniture and Move Coordinator will arrange for pick-up, storage, and distribution of furniture and appliance donations. The Coordinator will also make arrangements for volunteers and equipment to assist families as they move out of shelter and into their first home in Canada.

Key Responsibilities: Scheduling, organizing and coordinating volunteers, furniture, and equipment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience moving furniture and appliances
  • Able to drive a moving truck
  • Ability to speak a second language
  • Experience working cross culturally and comfortable with diverse languages
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment. Ability to take initiative on projects.

Candidates are encouraged to view the full job description available at: http://matthewhousewindsor.org/getinvolved

Please send resume and cover letter by e-mail only to: Mike Morency, Executive Director executivedirector@matthewhousewindsor.org

We appreciate all applications but regret that only those selected for an interview will be contacted directly.