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  • Published At:2 months ago
  • Job no: MKCY4

We are Achieve Australia!

Do you have an energetic passion for life that you would like to share with others?

More importantly, would you like to work for an organisation that is making a difference?

  • Working hours: TBA
  • Base location: Newington

If you haven't worked in the disability sector before but have a passion to help others and experience and skills as a Driver then apply now. 

The Key Responsibilities are

·      Provide reliable, safe transportation of Sewing Basket donations and products to stores, warehouse and other pick-up/drop-off locations as directed

·      Interact with staff and volunteers when delivering and picking up items, complying with store practices, WHS and statutory requirements

·      Provide co-worker support when required and role-modelling to employees with disabilities in line with service support policies

 About you: To be successful in this role you will meet the following selection criteria:

  • Knowledge and understanding of issues affecting people with disability and their families.
  • Experience in warehousing and relevant WHS knowledge
  • Current NSW Drivers’ License
  • Forklift experience highly regarded

About us: Our mission is to achieve social inclusion for people with disability. Every day we work hard to deliver on the right of people with disability to achieve meaningful and valued lives. With over 65 years' experience, we are still innovating in disability support.

AchieveAble Enterprises, which is part of Achieve Australia, provides employment opportunities for people with disability and offers pack and send services to a variety of companies in varying industries. We now have an opportunity for factory leading hands to join us in a casual capacity working across numerous sites. 

Our benefits - Our employees are key to our success and in return we offer:

·       Working as part of a team that makes a difference in people's lives

·       Access to Employee Assistance and Fitness Passport programs

·       Supportive, friendly team environment and culture

Contact us if you have any questions about this position, would like to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment process, or require an alternate method of submitting your application: 

Pre-employment checks: Achieve Australia is committed to implementing safer recruitment practices. This means we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support and staff are expected to share this commitment. Applications will be assessed on merit.

Candidates successful from the selection process will require to complete the following checks:

  • Reference checks
  • Police check (Please note criminal history does not immediately affect employment opportunities)
  • Working with Children check
  • First Aid Certificate
  • NDIS Worker check
  • Evidence of COVID-19 Vaccination

How to apply: To register your interest apply online, providing an updated resume and answer application questions.

We have a Covid-19 Safety Plan in place including policies and procedures to support our clients and our workforce. The Covid-19 Management Committee meets on a regular basis to ensure our responses continue to be proactive and comprehensive, ensuring the safety of stakeholders at all times.

  • Published on 25 Jul 2022, 11:25 PM