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Canada Summer Jobs – Food Bank Assistant

Job Type: 
Part Time
Pay Rate: 
Application Deadline: 
Friday 31 May 2019

Canada Summer Jobs – 2019


Food Bank Assistant

Position Type: Contract 12 weeks, 31 hours a week

Positions to be filled: 1

Pay rate: $14.00/hour


Application Deadline: May 31st 2019


Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA) is a multiservice not for profit agency located in Scarborough. We are looking for a mature, energetic and knowledgeable individual to fill the Food Bank Assistant position to assist the food bank coordinator with the operation and administration of the food bank.


Job Description

  • Welcome clients, volunteers, and donors to the space with a friendly attitude
  • Assist clients as needed through Information and Referral
  • Help maintain all information sheets relating to the food bank.
  • Record food donations and liaise with donors
  • Contribute to the team effort of unloading and organizing food deliveries
  • Help manage the flow of food from receiving to storage and packing
  • Monitor food inventory and create packing lists for food hampers
  • Supervise and assist with the packaging of food items such as bread, rice, and produce
  • Maintain cleanliness of food bank such as surfaces, floors, equipment, cold-storage units and bins




  • Youth between 15-30 years old
  • Motivated, with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Able to lift 15-30 lbs
  • Knowledge of a second-language spoken in the community preferred


Please email resume and cover letter in one document to:

Attention: Eric Cheung, Operations Manager


Please quote: Food Bank Assistant in the subject line of your email.


No phone calls please.


ACSA is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and/or persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position. However, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview. 

If you are contacted by ACSA regarding a job opportunity and need accommodation throughout a hiring process, please contact Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist at This address is for accommodation inquiries ONLY. Job applications sent to it will not be considered.


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