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Position: 1540 - Volunteer Cashier
Organization: Caledon Community Services
Position Address: 4 Industrial Road, Caledon, Bolton, ON, Canada
Location: Caledon
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible Parking, Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individual, Group, Co-Op Placements, Newcomers, Older Adults
● Principal role: Work cash register and ring in sales each day (Cash training will be provided)
● Friendly greeting to visitors to the store, in keeping with superior standards of 'customer service'
● Assist customers in a professional manner and answer questions regarding merchandise
● Generally promote the goodwill of 'Evolve' and CCS
● Involvement in ongoing inventory of merchandise (and pricing)
● Cash accounting in the till before starting a shift
● Reconciliation of sales with cash/credit/debit transactions on hand at end of shift
● Build/maintain positive relationships with other volunteers and staff
● Adhere to the practices/procedures in the training manual, and to the policies of CCS

PLEASE ACCESS the CCS 'VOLUNTEER APPLICATION' by 'clicking on' the yellow box 'Apply Now!', below. Download it, fill it in, then SCAN it. Email it to ''. Thank you for APPLYING!

At the heart of 'Caledon Community Services' (CCS) is an innovative and exciting volunteer program that is integrated into every service, activity, project and business operation of the agency. From students to seniors, business professionals, homemakers, newly-retired, semi-retired, and everything in between, volunteers reflect the Caledon demographic and help us serve the community more fully.

At our 'Evolve' Stores, our focus is on providing excellent customer service at all times and to develop positive relationships with customers and the Stores' teams. CCS's team of volunteers, in whatever role they volunteer, is a key essential to the success of these not-for-profit retail outlets, with sales proceeds going into worthwhile community service programs in Caledon.

+ Excellent opportunity to learn/enhance retailing skills/experience (add to your resume)
+ Become part of CCS's network of quality volunteers (with a variety of volunteering opportunities)
+ Through interaction with customers and fellow volunteers, engage with the Caledon community
+ Invitation to the CCS annual volunteer celebration (if applicable)
+ Enjoy the staff/volunteer 35% discount on your purchases at the Stores
+ Secondary school students may earn hours towards their '40 hours' community service graduation requirement

Position Qualifications

● Friendly, confident in engaging with members of the public
● Prior retailing experience welcome (not required - CCS will train)
● Satisfactory 'Police Check' required
● Solid oral/written English
● Ability to volunteer as part of a team, plus perform tasks independently
● Flexibility, able to volunteer with people of all ages
● Respect for 'diversity and inclusiveness' in our community
● Organized, able to adhere strictly to volunteering schedule (see 'Time Detail', below), and to CCS policies and procedures
● Willingness/ability to mentor youth working at our Stores welcome (not required)

Min Age: 16    Police Check: Yes

Time Commitment
Duration:Any Duration
Monday Morning, Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning, Thursday Afternoon, Friday Morning, Friday Afternoon, Saturday Morning, Saturday Afternoon
The 'Evolve' Stores (2) generally operate on a schedule of Monday thru Saturday (access the CCS website for details).

FLEXIBLE: Each shift is a MINIMUM of 3 hours, and volunteers are encouraged to schedule their contribution to the Store(s) more than once a week, possibly for longer shifts. In doing so, volunteers are expected to be on time, while maintaining a solid record of attendance.

Training for the 'cashier' role will be provided.

Area(s) of Interest: Customer Service, Marketing/Promotion
How to Contact
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