Join our Dynamic Team! Looking for a rewarding career in the non-profit sector? SOS is an award-winning charitable organization that has been improving the lives of residents in the Parksville Qualicum Beach region since 1968. What you’ll love about SOS: Great company culture. We value each member of our team and what they bring to our organization. Our staff are passionate about their work and together we strive to maintain a positive, supportive, and respectful work environment. Work-life balance. At SOS we are serious about self-care and know that happy, healthy staff make great employees. Full-time employees start at 2-weeks’ vacation, which increases to 3 weeks after 2 years. Plus, employees get extra paid days off for their birthdays and around Christmas and Easter.  Competitive salary and health benefits.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Transports donations from loading bay to pricing/sorting room.
  • Operates/assists on Thrift Shop truck.
  • Sorts, labels, and prices donations.



  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License; able to drive 1 ton cube van.
  • Training and/or experience in customer service.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Physically fit; able to do heavy lifting in a safe manner.


Hours of Work:            35 hours per week – Wednesday to Sunday

Rate of Pay:                  $18.50 per hour  (+ Benefits after 6 months)

Start Date:                     Immediately

Deadline:                       Once filled

Note:                               Police Information Check required.


Submit resume and references to:

Thrift Shop Operations Manager,

Society of Organized Services (SOS)

PO Box 898

245 Hirst Avenue West,

Parksville, BC  V9P 2G9




We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.