Three mains pillars of Furniture Bank are:
- Ending furniture poverty (since 1998!). Read more on who we support HERE
- Supporting circular economy by diverting furniture from landfills
- Providing work experience, training & skills to youth, newcomers and individuals facing barriers to employment. Read more HERE
For the past two years, the Government of Canada has been funding the Canada Summer Jobs program.
Canada Summer Jobs offers contracted summer employment for youth ages 16-30! It offers full-time or part-time employment for a total of 300 hours in the areas of Sales, Operations, Client Services, and Accounting!
This year, we had the pleasure to work with five bright and very talented individuals: Antony, Alisha, Jenn, Michael, and Alex.
We are delighted to announce that one of our Summer Students will stay with us full-time and two other will be joining us part-time! Welcome aboard!
Spend your summer with an innovative team of change-makers, and gain skills that are fully transferrable for your future! After the contract is completed, there is an opportunity for full-time or part-time employment afterward, to continue your career with Furniture Bank!
We still are looking for 1 client services clerk, 1 sales associate, and 6 movers!
Which we are looking forward to hiring between now and Feb 2022 for the 300-hour contract. To apply please apply through the company job board, where all openings will be listed: https://furniturebank.humi.ca/job-board.