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We are hiring!

Food Collection Specialist

Permanent Part Time (10 hours/week)

Applications close 4pm  Friday 15th July 2022

Are you passionate about reducing waste and helping others?  Are you an excellent communicator who loves variety in their work?


This is a job share position, so we are seeking an exceptional person to drive our van to collect food from Satisfy Food Rescue’s food donors two days per week and distribute food from our warehouse to our recipient organisations. Essential skills include excellent driving ability, strong interpersonal skills and confidence to use your initiative when required.

You will be part of a small group of dedicated staff and be accountable to the Satisfy Food Rescue Manager.  Full training will be provided.

This is a permanent part-time 10 hour per week position.

Key competencies include:

  • Experience working with volunteers

  • Experience in collaborating with multiple stakeholders

  • Excellent communication skills

  • The ability to work and relate with people of all ages, backgrounds and ethnicities

  • The ability to be flexible and work in differing work environments

  • The ability to work independently without regular supervision

  • The ability to work effectively and positively within a team

  • Promotion of the value of food rescue

  • A positive, creative and proactive personality

  • Full drivers licence with a clean record

  • A good level of physical fitness

A copy of the job description can be downloaded here.

About Satisfy Food Rescue

Satisfy Food Rescue is a registered Charity who gather surplus edible food in North Canterbury to benefit people in need.

We are based in Kaiapoi, North Canterbury.  We offer a supportive and fun work environment.

To Apply

To apply please complete and submit the Application Form, uploading both your CV and Cover Letter to it before 4pm Friday 15th July 2022.

For any questions about the position or the recruitment process please contact Stef Van Meer at

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