Container Loading Team Member

Volunteer role description


Where will I be volunteering?

At present we have a container loading team at our Ipswich refurbishment centre

What commitment is expected from me?

It would be really helpful if you volunteered regularly, ideally on an agreed day/s every week  


What will I be helping to achieve?

Ensuring that the container is loaded with all the tools and equipment which have been granted to recipients for that shipment.


What are the main things I will be doing?

  • Following the shipment lists for that consignment gathering together the tool kits and other items required.

  • Helping to load the container ready for its departure

What strengths and skills will be helpful for this role?

A friendly and welcoming personality.  Organised, Sensible and flexible with the ability to take instructions.   You need to be able to work well under pressure as there will be deadlines to meet.  You'll also need to be reasonably fit,  and not afraid to get your hands dirty


What support can I expect to receive?

A Full induction and volunteer handbook on starting. A named contact whilst you are volunteering and further training as required.

What can I expect from volunteering with TWAM?

The warm satisfaction of being able to make a difference.  A chance to meet new people and learn new skills.  A reference if required for a future employer.

What do I do now?

Complete a short form online or download the application form here​. 

We’ll then take up references and invite you in for a visit an informal chat with one of our team.

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