Warehouse Co-ordinator

The co-ordinator will be assisting Action Together’s Neighbourhood Facilitator to ensure that the warehouse is well stocked, pick and pack orders of food and care supplies, safely open and close the warehouse and offer administrative support as required.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Monthly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

The main things you’ll be asked to do in this role:

• Pick and Pack items from the existing stock in the warehouse to prepare for distribution.
• Unpack deliveries – moving heavy bulky boxes
• Perform general stocking duties each shift including storing and stocking products in/on bins, pallets, shelves and racks.
• Keep the work area clean, organized, and free of hazards (including backroom and shelves), and dispose/recycle of any cardboard or rubbish.
• Open and close the Warehouse building.
• Work with the Action Together Neighbourhood Facilitator to agree the functions required and develop appropriate volunteer procedures, roles and responsibilities
• To conduct health and safety checks and risk assessments when required.
• To complete a situation, report at the end of each session
• Support the Warehouse team to manage any issues and escalate these as instructed.

Skill and Qualifications Required:


Areas of Interest: Community, Community centre, Foodbanks, Health and wellbeing
Opportunity suitable for: Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work
What activities will the volunteer do? Food banks
Skills gained in this role: Leadership, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Action Together
Organisation Profile: Action Together is a local charity for stronger communities in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside. Action Together offers a range of support to strengthen communities. We support, advise and help individual volunteers, groups and organisations.
Charity number: 1165512