Employment Opportunities at Goodwill 2017-06-16T09:04:51+00:00

Employment Opportunities at Goodwill

Job Coach/Volunteer Placement Coordinator

225 King William Street, Hamilton, Ontario

Full-time, up to 37.5 hours per week
Starting annual wage is $40,195, plus benefits and a pension plan

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Relevant education and/or experience working assisting person towards outcomes
  • Post-Secondary education / certification in related discipline
  • 2-3 years’ experience working with individuals with disability related barriers, and/or developing community partnerships leading to increased opportunities for volunteerism
  • Able to work with a high degree of independence
  •  Willingness and ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team
  •  Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  •  Must be organized and able to manage own time effectively
  •  Strong professional and work ethic
  • High degree of computer literacy using a variety of MS Office software including but not limited to Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Keen understanding of volunteerism and the complexities of managing and motivating volunteer participants and enhancing participation through appropriate placement matching

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides station support and job coaching as required and identified within the client service plan.
  • Tracks participant progress through in-house tracking system, reporting results to TEAM Case Manager on a weekly basis
  • Provides intervention and mediation when required.
  • Provides adequate feedback to participant and works in conjunction with VP Employment Services to address service planning needs
  • Takes responsibility for understanding and addressing safety issues for the job and equipment operated.
  • Build the volunteer element of the TEAM program such that clients can easily transition into meaningful placements that reflect their abilities
  • Foster relationships with local businesses and organizations such that Goodwill becomes a source for filling volunteer needs
  • Market program and clients to local businesses and organizations in effort to generate volunteer opportunities
  • Follow-up with volunteer hosts and monitor client progression
  • Meet / exceed key performance indicators inclusive of placement rates, employer contacts, and job coaching targets as defined in program description

Please apply with a resume & cover letter to: Human Resources 

E-mail: humanresources@goodwillonline.ca 
Expires: June 30, 2017

No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Goodwill is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from all groups. Goodwill offers accommodations for applicants with disabilities. If you are contacted by us regarding this position, please advise if you require accommodations.

Transitional Employment and Mentoring (T.E.A.M.) Job Coach

225 King William Street, Hamilton, Ontario

Full-time, up to 37.5 hours per week
Starting annual wage is $32,156, plus benefits and a pension plan

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Relevant education and/or experience working assisting person towards outcomes
  • Completion of high school
  • Experience working with individuals with disability related barriers
  • Able to work with a high degree of independence
  • Willingness and ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be organized and able to manage own time effectively
  • Strong professional and work ethic
  • High degree of computer literacy using a variety of MS Office software including but not limited to Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides station support and job coaching as required and identified within the client service plan.
  • Tracks participant progress through in-house tracking system, reporting results to TEAM Program Manager on a weekly basis
  • Provides intervention and mediation when required.
  • Provides adequate feedback to participant and works in conjunction with Program Manager and Job Developer to address service planning needs
  • Takes responsibility for understanding and addressing safety issues for the job and equipment operated.
  • Meet / exceed key performance indicators inclusive of job coaching targets as defined in program description

Please apply with a resume & cover letter to: Human Resources 

E-mail: humanresources@goodwillonline.ca 
Expires: June 30, 2017

No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Goodwill is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from all groups. Goodwill offers accommodations for applicants with disabilities. If you are contacted by us regarding this position, please advise if you require accommodations.

Sales Associate

4039 New Street, Burlington, Ontario

Full-time, up to 37.5 hours per week
$11.68 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Open availability including: Mornings, Afternoons, and Weekends
  • Previous customer service experience an asset
  • Up beat pleasant personality with a neat appearance is a must
  • Experience on a cash register an asset
  • Knowledge of name brand apparel and fashion trends
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, do some climbing, bending and carrying

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing excellent customer service throughout the store and on cash serving customers
  • Greeting donors and happily accepting donations
  • Processing donated goods to ensure they are out on the sales floor in a timely manner
  • Arranging merchandise
  • Operating point of sales equipment, handling, cash, credit and debit transitions
  • Performs general cleaning duties in the store
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Lisa Hutt, Store Manager
4051 New Street, Burlington, ON L7L 1S8
Phone: 905-333-8989
E-mail: lhutt@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017

Sales Associate

4039 New Street, Burlington, Ontario

Part-time, up to 29.5 hours per week
$11.68 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Open availability including: Mornings, Afternoons, and Weekends
  • Previous customer service experience an asset
  • Up beat pleasant personality with a neat appearance is a must
  • Experience on a cash register an asset
  • Knowledge of name brand apparel and fashion trends
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, do some climbing, bending and carrying

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Providing excellent customer service throughout the store and on cash serving customers
  • Greeting donors and happily accepting donations
  • Processing donated goods to ensure they are out on the sales floor in a timely manner
  • Arranging merchandise
  • Operating point of sales equipment, handling, cash, credit and debit transitions
  • Performs general cleaning duties in the store
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Lisa Hutt, Store Manager
4051 New Street, Burlington, ON L7L 1S8
Phone: 905-333-8989
E-mail: lhutt@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017

Senior Sales Associate

407A Speers Road, Oakville, Ontario

Part-time, up to 29.5 hours per week
$13.81 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

  • Open availability including: Days, Evenings, and Weekends
  • A minimum of three years’ related experience in a retail environment
  • Previous supervisory experience, preferred
  • Up beat friendly personality, must have excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to keep a clean organized work environment
  • Knowledge of name brand apparel and price points
  • Point of sale experience required
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, do some climbing, bending and carrying

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Providing an exceptional experience to both our customers and our donors
  • Acting as a lead hand to support the Manager and Assistant Manager in accomplishing store objectives, maintaining an effective workflow, achieving quality standards and meeting safety regulations
  • Open and closing the store in the absence of the Manager and Assistant Manager
  • Performing store functions, such as processing cash transactions, arranging merchandise, maintaining stock, and lifting and moving furniture
  • Assists in providing support and training for employees and trainees
  • Performs general cleaning duties
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Caroline Winsper, Store Manager
407A Speers Road, Oakville ON, L6K 3T5
Phone: 905-338-6240
E-mail: cwinsper@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017

Sales Associate

407A Speers Road, Oakville, Ontario

Part-time, up to 29.5 hours per week
$11.68 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Open availability including: Mornings, Afternoons, and Weekends
  • Previous customer service experience an asset
  • Up beat pleasant personality with a neat appearance is a must
  • Experience on a cash register an asset
  • Knowledge of name brand apparel and fashion trends
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, do some climbing, bending and carrying

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing excellent customer service throughout the store and on cash serving customers
  • Greeting donors and happily accepting donations
  • Processing donated goods to ensure they are out on the sales floor in a timely manner
  • Arranging merchandise
  • Operating point of sales equipment, handling, cash, credit and debit transitions
  • Performs general cleaning duties in the store
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Caroline Winsper, Store Manager
407A Speers Road, Oakville ON, L6K 3T5
Phone: 905-338-6240
E-mail: cwinsper@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017

Sales Associate

Goodies Thrift
202 Brownlow Avenue, Unit 8, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Part-time up to 29.5 hours per week
$11.68 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Open availability including: Mornings, Afternoons, and Weekends
  • Previous customer service experience an asset
  • Up beat pleasant personality with a neat appearance is a must
  • Experience on a cash register an asset
  • Knowledge of name brand apparel and fashion trends
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, do some climbing, bending and carrying

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing excellent customer service throughout the store and on cash serving customers
  • Greeting donors and happily accepting donations
  • Processing donated goods to ensure they are out on the sales floor in a timely manner
  • Arranging merchandise
  • Operating point of sales equipment, handling, cash, credit and debit transitions
  • Performs general cleaning duties in the store
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Dayna Kenney, Store Manager
E-mail: dkenney@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017

Commercial Services Generalist

Goodwill Commercial Services
225 King William Street, Hamilton, Ontario

Part-time up to 29.5 hours per week
$12.75 per hour, plus benefits and wage progression

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Open availability including: Days, Evenings, and Weekends
  • Experience in production environment working with individuals who have barriers to employment is an asset
  • Able to work with a high degree of independence
  • Have a hands-on and a ‘get it done now’ attitude to do what is necessary to meet department deadlines, targets and quotas is essential
  • Manage time effectively in a fast paced environment with a strong work ethic, while maintaining high quality and safety standards is essential
  • Able to understand and act on verbal or written directions
  • Work well with others
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, handle heavy loads, do repetitive tasks and physically-demanding work standing or sitting
  • Good hand-eye co-ordination with attention to detail
  • Class G license with a clean driving record is an asset
  • Previous WHIMIS, Material Handling and Ladder Safety training is an asset

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform assembly, production, letter shop and general labour duties
  • Move and stage materials at workstations or to other locations
  • Perform equipment operation duties (such as shredder, baler, dust extractor, rag cutter, heat sealer, letter shop equipment, and other)
  • Assist driver with pick and deliveries
  • Clean work areas and equipment
  • Work safely, understanding and reporting safety issues for work environment
  • Complete paperwork in a timely and accurate manner
  • Other duties as assigned

Please apply, with resume to:
Chris Wade, Manager of Commercial Services
E-mail: cwade@goodwillonline.ca
Expires: June 30, 2017