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Join the Edmonton Meals on Wheels Team!

Are you passionate about making a meaningful impact in your community? Are you ready to be a part of a team that values collaboration, transparency, and a client-centric approach? If so, consider joining Edmonton Meals on Wheels.

Our Culture, Our Values

At Edmonton Meals on Wheels, our culture is defined by our commitment to four key values:

  • Our team comes first.
  • Collaboration is always worth the effort.
  • The courage to be transparent.
  • Clear & calm is kind.

We believe in fostering stability and engagement among our team members. Your well-being and growth matter to us, and we strive to create an environment where you can thrive. We are dedicated to continuous quality improvement and always providing an exceptional client experience. Your role is not just a job; it’s an opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of those we serve. We want to embrace innovation and ensure our business never feels stagnant. We value fresh ideas, forward-thinking, and a commitment to staying at the forefront of our industry. Join us in our journey of growth and sustainability. As a team member, you contribute to the long-term success and impact of our organization.

Ready to Make a Difference?

If you’re excited about aligning with our values, living our culture, and contributing to the growth of our team, we’d love to hear from you! Join us at Edmonton Meals on Wheels and be a part of a team where your passion meets purpose.

Explore our current opportunities, and directly impact our ‘fresh, connected, delivered’ services. Welcome to the Edmonton Meals on Wheels family!

Don’t see anything that aligns with your career goals? Send us your resume to keep on file for future opportunities! Or consider joining our volunteer team to make a big difference!

About Us
Edmonton Meals on Wheels is on a mission to ensure access to quality food and
meaningful social connections for those facing challenges in preparing nutritious meals. As a
community-centered non-profit agency, we are renowned for our outstanding meal services
and our innovative engagement with the community through various events, partnerships, and
volunteer opportunities.

Position Overview
An exciting opportunity exists for a summer position in our Client Services Department. This role is scheduled to work 37.5 hours per week until August 31, 2024. The successful incumbent is a self-directed, motivated, team player who is compassionate, patient, organized and committed to our focus of serving individuals with barriers to prepare nutritious food. Customer service experience working with vulnerable people or seniors is an asset.

Responsibilities

  • Supports the Client Services Team with a variety of tasks
  • Enrolls new clients and administers changes for our Programs.
  • Responds to telephone, online and in person to program inquiries.
  • Completes meals deliveries when required, following all traffic policies and safety rules.
  • Completes annual client and volunteer surveys
  • Has strong data entry skills
  • Understands the importance of a small team and helping wherever it is needed

 

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree (or current pursuit thereof) in a related field with 1 to 3 years of related experience. Equivalencies may be considered
  • Customer service experience required
  • Has excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience working in an administrative role with excellent data entry skills.
  • Organized, excellent time management and able to handle multiple projects under tight timelines.
  • A clean vulnerable sector check

 

Why You’ll Love Working with Us

  • Experiencing first-hand the difference you make in the community
  • Making a difference in the lives of people who do not have access to prepared meals
  • Opportunities to cultivate new skills and meet new people
  • Interacting with a diverse group of staff and volunteers

 

Wages and Scheduled Hours of Work

  • $16.00 per hour
  • Scheduled hours are Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm excluding statutory holidays.

 

To Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter to employment@emow.ca by April 29th, 2024. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.