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.


  • 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.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License; able to drive 1 ton cube van.

Hours of Work:   35 hours per week; Monday to Friday
Rate of Pay:           $18.50 per hour to start (+ Benefits after 6 months)
Start Date:             ASAP
Deadline:                June 27, 2022
Note:                         Proof of full COVID-19 Vaccination status or valid legal exemption 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

Note:  Police Information Check required

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