Store Donation Attendant

Date Posted:                           January 11, 2018

Application Deadline:          January 18, 2018

Job Type:                                PT Hourly

Shifts:                                      Weekends

Great Work. Great People. Great Place. GREAT Purpose.

 Are you looking for a career that makes a real difference in the lives of Albertans? Do you want to be part of a growing organization with opportunities for development? Do you want to look forward to coming to work every day? Do you want to work with others to make a difference with dignity and joy? Then Goodwill Industries of Alberta is the place for you!

 About Goodwill:

Goodwill is dedicated to providing people with disabilities the opportunity to find meaningful employment. This is made possible as a direct result of the generosity of Albertans in our community who choose to donate to Goodwill, where these items are resold through our successful retail stores. Our dedicated, ambitious and hard-working team members are the key to our success. By showing that we care, working as a team, continuously improving, and being accountable, our organization is driven towards GREATness, all the while, inspiring Albertans to make a difference.

 The Opportunity:

The Store Donation Attendant is responsible for work in the processing area, receiving donations from donors. Donations are then sorted and distributed to appropriate areas for detailed processing.

Key Responsibilities:

In collaboration with the Outlet Store Manager, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Welcoming donors to Goodwill
  • Carrying or assisting with donations from vehicles into the building.
  • Redirecting furniture donations to the furniture receiving door.
  • Notifying donor of what can and cannot be accepted; explaining why donations must be refused.
  • Sorting donations into designated bins after the donor leaves.
  • Removing soiled, broken, incomplete or excessively worn donations for recycling/salvage.
  • Assisting with the furniture loading and unloading.
  • Assisting moving all donation materials within the processing area.
  • Providing excellent customer service to both internal and external customers.

Successful candidates will:

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working in a warehouse environment is an asset.
  • Great teamwork skills to help boaster the culture of teamwork at the Impact Centre.
  • The ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Deliver amazing customer service by going above and beyond for all Goodwill customers.
  • Demonstrate teamwork and engage fellow Team Members in contributing to Goodwill’s mission & core purpose.
  • Maintain an open and honest attitude while making moral decisions.
  • Recognize the great efforts of fellow Team Members through genuine recognition activities.
  • Contribute to a welcoming & accepting work environment by showing respect at all times.
  • Hold oneself and fellow Team Members accountable in their roles and for their contributions to Goodwill’s mission & core purpose.
  • Continuously look to improve oneself and the organization in any aspect including but not limited to processes, communications, tasks and customer experience.
  • Prioritize safety in all tasks, ensuring safety of self as well as fellow Team Members.

 The Application Process:

For more information on Goodwill Industries of Alberta and what we offer, please visit our website at

Candidates interested in this opportunity should forward their Resume and Cover letter outlining how they are a GREAT fit with Goodwill via email to by January 18, 2018. We thank all applicants for their interest wanting to be a part of our GREAT purpose. Only applicants who submit a full application will be considered.

Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Criminal Record Check

Goodwill Industries of Alberta is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination of any kind.

To apply for this job email your details to

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