Program Coordinator

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The Winnipeg Food Share Co-op (WFC) is a non-profit social enterprise cooperative that specializes in the procurement and distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables. WFC is responding to a need for healthy, accessible and affordable food for inner city families of low income, and contributes to a sense of community in the neighbourhoods it serves.

Job Description

The Program Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the successful operation of the co-operative’s Good Food Box Program & Bulk Purchasing Program.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate activities relating to the Good Food Box program, including packing and delivery
  • Coordinate activities relating to the Bulk Purchasing Program, including delivery
  • Manage and oversee volunteers
  • Coordinate distribution of marketing materials, as directed
  • Ensure that programming activities are undertaken according to budget
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience in Community Development approaches and practices
  • Knowledge of the grocery/restaurant/food industry and food security issues
  • Ability to do physical labour & lift up to 50lbs
  • Hold a Class 5 Driver’s License


  • Knowledge of the neighbourhoods and organizations who the co-op serves
  • Experience with co-operatives
  • Knowledge of CED principles
  • Knowledge of food safety practices

Wage & Hours: $15/hr for 16-18 hours per week. Shifts will be on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the day.

Term: September 8, 2015 – December 18, 2015, with possibility of renewal in 2016.

Please apply with resume and cover letter by Friday, August 21st to vanessa at 

SOURCE: The Winnipeg Food Share Co-operative

21 Aug 2015
The Winnipeg Food Share Co-op (WFC)
Winnipeg  Manitoba
Food Security