Limited Contract Position: Outreach Store Co-ordinator

Fort St. John Women's Resource Society

September 14, 2021



Job Type

Some experience required

Salary Type
Hourly Rate

Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm, 30 hours a week

High School Diploma, College Diploma or Certificate, Other


British Columbia



You will be required to communicate with the public on a day-to-day basis.  This job is physically demanding, you will be required to move heavy items within the Outreach Store including helping donors bring in donations on a day-to-day basis.  The job requires a high level of organizational skills, integrity and ethics and the ability to work with a large variety of people, from donors to clients who are in trauma and/or people with mental health and addiction challenges.

Qualifications that are considered an asset

  • Previous Social Work experience
  • Preference may be given to those with Social Services Worker Diploma or Bachelors of Social Work

Language Skills and Reasoning Ability

  • Must possess excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to speak effectively and interact well with at-risk clients
  • Must have the ability to resolve problems and/or conflicts in a tactful and respectful manner
  • Must have a high level of organizational skills and be able to schedule and manage volunteers
  • Sign-language considered an asset

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

  • Must be able to stand, walk and move throughout the working environment
  • Must be able to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, push, pull, use fingers/hands for lifting and grasping
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty plus (50+) pounds
  • Must be able to perform repetitive motions
  • Must be able to talk to and hear clients/coworkers. Must be able to assist with special needs and at-risk clients

Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Manage poverty outreach store
  • Supervising and scheduling of volunteers
  • Manage incoming donations
  • Keeping statistics
  • Completion of monthly board reports
  • Connecting with clients on a day-to-day basis
  • Referrals to other organizations as needed
  • Connecting with various organizations and business in the community


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 19 years of age or older upon employment
  • High School Diploma or equivalency, Social Work/Front Line Experience
  • Posses a valid drivers license (class 5 or 7 Novice) and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Front line and vulnerable sector experience preferred
  • Clean Driving Abstract
  • Valid Level One First Aid Certificate
  • Must be able to successfully pass a Criminal Record Search with Vulnerable Sector Check

How to Apply

Please apply with a covering letter and a resume outlining your relevant experience to

Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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