Summer Student Positions (Thornhill)

Job Order ID:6831
Employment Type:Hourly Salary
Web Publication Date:4/27/2022
Number of Positions:1
Job Location:North York
Job Function:

 

The Jewish organization provides social services to those in need. Through a variety of different programs, including furniture donations and food bank services, they support members of the community in establishing safe and healthy homes. They are looking for smart and responsible students to join their team in the summer. They offer an exceptional work experience in a friendly environment for students who are interested in social services, community outreach, and program evaluation.  Joining forces with them, you will have an opportunity to help the community and assist families in need. You will also develop and sharpen your skill set in the job market.

 

For Spring/Summer 2022, the organization is offering various jobs:  

Position #1: Warehouse

 

Main duties:

  • Assist in Kosher Food Bank program operations (e.g., receive and package food donations)
  • Assist in Furniture Depot program operations (e.g., move furniture, update online inventory)

 

Requirements:

  • Able to perform physically demanding tasks (i.e., prolonged periods of standing, walking)
  • Excellent ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Fluent English (speaking, reading) – a must
  • Eligibility for Summer Jobs position  – a must

 

Position #2: Office

 

Main duties:

  • Assist in donor outreach (calls, emails, flyers)
  • Conduct survey phone calls (clients/donors)
  • Assist in social media aspects (blog, posts)

 

Additional  duties:

  • Write application letters
  • Follow up with potential donors
  • Assist in program evaluation
  • Enter data to Excel, Sales Force

 

 

 

Job Requirement:

These positions are open ONLY to full time students under the age of 29.

 

Requirements:

  • Previous experience (school or work) in research and community outreach – strong asset
  • Excellent ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Computer orientation (Outlook, Office) – a must
  • Fluent English (writing, speaking, reading) – a must
  • Fluent Russian (writing, speaking, reading) – strong asset
  • Eligibility for Summer Jobs position  – a must