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Full Time Receiving Supervisor

Full Time Receiving Supervisor

Company: Mission Thrift Store
525 Maple St
Fergus, Ontario

Position Description

BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national organization with over 50 Mission Thrift Stores across Canada. The net revenue from all the Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to the Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used to establish adult literacy programs, provide church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and distribute Bibles in many place around the world. The store are operated primarily by dedicated volunteers.

Mission Thrift Store Fergus is currently seeking a Full-Time Receiving Supervisor who understands and supports the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada).


  • Scheduling and oversight of volunteers in the receiving and delivery/pickup departments
  • Organization and supervision of the receiving area, including a large amount of frontline work accepting donations from customers ​
  • Inspecting, accepting, pricing, and placing of furniture
  • Connecting with the General Manager and Department Heads to create effective receiving methods


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work well under stress
  • Strong organizational and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to lift furniture and large items (able to lift 50lbs)
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Professionalism and respect
  • Displays a high level of trustworthiness and integrity
  • Strong supervisor abilities
  • Key-holder responsibilities
  • Clean driving abstract


  • Labour and warehouse experience in a retail setting
  • Experience within the not-for-profit/volunteer sector
  • Supervisor/management experience an asset

Working Conditions:

The Receiving Supervisor will be working in a fast-paced environment, both indoors and outdoors. Will be working 37.5 hours/week, including working every other Saturday.

Pay Expectations:

$18.50/hour to start.

If you feel you have the passion and skill set that would help to advance the purpose of Mission Thrift Store Fergus, we look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your application by January 31st by email to Nathan Martin at

Posted: January 3, 2019 | Expires: January 31, 2019
Posted Under: Miscellaneous
Career ID: [ 6253 ]