ID: 211367

Volunteer Warehouse Coordinator - West Welcome Wagon

Migrant Services Regular - more than 6 months Across: Sunshine West VIC, Sunshine VIC

About this opportunity

This role is advertised by Volunteer West, the volunteer resource centre of Australian Multicultural Community Services on behalf of West Welcome Wagon.

Organisation description:

West Welcome Wagon (WWW) is a small, predominantly volunteer run, not-for-profit organisation providing practical material aid to people seeking asylum and refugees living in Melbourne’s western suburbs.

Job description

  • Manual Handling: Participate in the physical organisation of the warehouse, including packing the van with furniture and other donated goods. This role requires a good level of physical fitness.
  • Software Proficiency: Utilise software to create efficient picking and run sheets, streamlining the delivery process to ensure timely distribution of goods.
  • Delivery Coordination: Organise daily delivery runs, ensuring donated items reach refugee and asylum seeker families efficiently.
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with our dedicated team to prepare items for dispatch and support the overall mission of West Welcome Wagon.

Location: Sunshine West Warehouse

Time required: around 10 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 9:30am

Commitment required: Ongoing

Benefits volunteers will get from this role?

  • A role that makes a tangible difference, enhancing your logistical and organizational skills.
  • Being part of a vibrant community with a strong ethos of support and collaboration.
  • A rewarding environment where your contribution has a significant impact.
  • Convenient on-site parking at our Sunshine West warehouse location.

We are a charitable organisation dedicated to aiding asylum seekers and refugee families through the thoughtful distribution of donated goods. Our Sunshine West warehouse is a hive of activity, camaraderie, and positive impact, driven by volunteers who are the heart of our operations.

If you’re ready to make a difference and help ensure that vital goods reach those in need, we’d love to hear from you.

This role can be made suitable for people with a disability.

Suitable for
  • People with disability
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Safety & Emergency Services