Careers at The Bower

Retail Sales Person

Position Type: Part-Time (minimum 2-3 days pw)
Location: Sydney – Marrickville
Industry/Sector: Environment and Sustainability, Trades & Services, Education
Award: Retail award MA000004
Listed: October 2020
Applications Close: Please apply as soon as possible.

Position Summary

The Bower is a not-for-profit environmental Charity that assists the community by diverting waste from landfill through Second Hand Stores, Workshops, & our Collection and Rehoming Service. We are looking for a part-time salesperson to join us, working as part of a team in a vibrant, fast-paced environment with many elements under the one roof.

Tasks will involve but are not limited to: customer service, general sales, stock valuation & display, maintaining & implementing daily records & shop procedures.

A full job description is available in the attached PDF document.

To Apply

Truck Driver Position

Position Type: Part-Time
Location: Sydney – Marrickville
Industry/Sector: Environment and Sustainability, Trades & Services, Education
Award: Road Transport and Distribution award MA0000038 – Level 3 Sector: Not For Profit (NFP)
Listed: October 2020
Applications Close: Please apply as soon as possible.

Position Summary

The Bower is a not-for-profit environmental Charity that assists communities by diverting waste from landfill through collection of second-hand goods, second hand shops and workshops.

We cover the entire Sydney Metropolitan Area and have premises in Parramatta, Marrickville, Red- fern and Zetland. Your main tasks as truck driver is the delivery and collection of goods and assessing the quality of donated goods.

The entire Position Description and role details can be downloaded below in PDF.

To Apply

Workshop Facilitators & Repairers

Position Type: Casual
Location: Sydney – Redfern, Zetland & Parramatta
Industry/Sector: Environment and Sustainability, Trades & Services, Education
Listed: October 2019
Applications Close: No close at this time. Ongoing, open positions.

Position Description

The Bower is a not-for-profit environmental charity and cooperative that assists the community by diverting waste from landfill through workshops, a second hand shop and a reuse referral service.

We are looking for experienced repairers of furniture and electrical appliances who are eager to share their skills via workshops and repair cafes or who want to work in our electronic and furniture workshops as repairers.You will join a team, working in a vibrant, fast paced environment with many elements under the one roof. Tasks will involve facilitating workshops in and repairing of electronic items and furniture.If you like to share your skills with other people please contact us.

To Apply

Please submit a written application addressing your experiences either as a furniture or electronic appliance repairers and/or as a workshop facilitator for our furniture or electronic workshops.

In your application, please include your contact details, a current resumé, and the names and phone numbers of two referees (who can be contacted in Australia).