Food Bank Staff - King Campus

Part Time - Start August 22

Reporting to the Manager, Campus Operations, the Food Bank Assistant prepares and provides food support to students accessing the SSF’s Food Bank.

Note: As this role will operate on-campus, the Seneca COVID-19 Return to Campus Guide shall be adhered to at all times. This is subject to change according to the college guidelines.

Key Responsibilities

  • Distribute food items to individuals accessing the Food Bank
  • Prepare Food Bank when shipment arrives – sort and stack items in an orderly manner on the shelves
  • Ensure product quality through proper sorting techniques
  • Ensure Food Bank room and all storage space is clean and tidy every day
  • Ensure the sorting area is safe – maintain clean walkways and exits
  • Use correct body mechanics while lifting heavy items
  • Ensure personal hygiene and cleanliness
  • Ensure all interactions with individuals are maintained with confidentiality except where required by law
  • Ensure proper registration of members and tracking of visits


  • Commitment to supporting diverse individuals
  • Ability to express compassion and empathy
  • Good mobility required for bending and reaching etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 20 lbs of weight several times during the shift
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Time management skills
  • Data management skills
  • Punctual and reliable  


  • Vaccinations are a condition for students, employees and others on official Seneca business to come on campus during the Fall 2022 semester. 
  • Must be enrolled in a full-time Seneca College program
  • Must reside in Ontario
  • Must have a valid Social Insurance Number
  • Must have an account with a Canadian bank

Learning Outcomes

Through the work experience gained in this role, by the end of their term, the Food Bank Clerk will be able to:

  • Develop strategies to build positive personal and professional, group and network relationships.
  • Analyze issues, risks, and limitations, and collaborate with diverse groups and interests
  • Understand the importance of supporting integrative diversity, inclusive groups and effective communication from an operational perspective.
  • Develop proficiency in understanding and implementing effective strategies in communication, management, and operations. 
  • Analyze the impact of cultural and experiential differences on organizational objectives, operations, and practices.

Essential Employability Skills

  • Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals
  • Use critical thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems
  • Interact with others in groups or teams to support effective coordination and contribute to effective working relationships and common goals
  • Responsibly and effectively manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects
  • Take responsibility for one's actions, decisions, and consequences.

Deadline to apply for this position is August 18, at 12pm

Only successful candidates will be invited for an interview.

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