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Foodbank Operative


Foodbank Operative

Mid West Simon Community


At a Glance

  • Start Date:03/02/2020
  • End Date:31/08/2020
  • Closing date:31/08/2020
  • Post Updated:03/02/2020
  • Min Hours:3
  • Role Type:Community Development



To assist in the distribution of food in our food bank to clients registered for our FEAD programme.


Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

  • Assist in the distribution of food in the food bank
  • Pack food parcels for the food bank
  • Greet clients at the food bank, check to see they are registered and give them a docket for their next collection
  • Assess clients for the FEAD programme
  • Enter new assessments into the database
  • Update collections in the database
  • Maintains inventory controls
  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area and work stations neat - sweep, dust and mop
  • Comply with all health and safety requirements
  • Comply with all training requirements eg manual handling

Skills required for this role:

Full training provided

Details of time commitment needed for role:

Minimum time commitment per week:
3 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Garda vetting


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Eleshia Fahy

Address: Mid West Simon Community, Speakers Corner, Lower Carey's Road, Limerick


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