Volunteer positions

Retail Drivers

Retail Drivers

Cranford Hospice’s three retail stores are seeking drivers who are responsible for the collecting and delivery of goods to Cranford Hospice Retail Store Customers.

This is a great opportunity to work as part of a friendly team in a demanding but supportive environment. An interesting and varied experience of voluntary work is guaranteed!

Ideally a minimum of 3.5 hours a week from Monday to Friday. The following shifts may be available:

Hastings Store: 9.45am to 1.15pm or 1pm to 4.30pm
Napier Store: 9.45am to 1pm or 1pm to 4pm
Waipukurau Store: 10am to 1pm or 1pm to 4pm

Key tasks

  • Liaise with manager with the collection and delivery schedule
  • Ensure vehicle is well maintained, reporting any issues as soon as possible, and completing monthly checks.
  • Carry out deliveries and pickups, always ensure own and others safety
  • Greeting and thanking donors and customers at the pickup and delivery points
  • Report to manager any incidents and debrief at end of shift
  • Leave vehicle with plenty of fuel, clean and tidy
  • Completing the vehicle logbook.

Essential criteria

  • Full and current NZ Drivers Licence.
  • Flexible and adaptable to deal with different customers
  • Reliable and honest
  • Good communication skills.
  • Adequate physical and cognitive abilities to ensure safety of yourself, and those around you when performing your role

To apply, please complete the online application form.  If you have any questions or would like to complete a paper application form, please phone our Volunteer Coordinator on 0(6) 878 7047.
Click here to apply online