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Bicycle Courier

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Location Parliament/Wellesley
Date Posted October 7, 2019
Category Miscellaneous
Job Type Full-Time
Job Number 1361

Description

TurnAround Couriers is a bike courier company within The Atripco Group of Companies.  TurnAround Couriers is a social hires company that hires at risk youth in our community; providing them with meaningful employment and in turn an opportunity for a "fresh" start.
TurnAround Couriers is looking for reliable individuals with their own bicycle and mobile phone to deliver packages to customers throughout Downtown Toronto.
Couriers will move throughout the downtown core to deliver packages and orders to clients. Couriers will be using their own bike, and mobile phone to mark orders picked up and delivered and to stay connected to dispatch.  Couriers will complete assigned orders in their appropriate service time. TurnAround Couriers will give a $20/month mobile phone subsidy to use towards mobile phone bill.
Couriers will be riding in the elements, through traffic and interreacting with clients. Packages will be delivered on time and handle in a professional manner. Uniforms are mandatory and must be kept clean. All tools and equipment must be in good working condition. Couriers will partake in performance evaluation throughout the year with management for incentives.
Bike Couriers get exercise throughout their shift, interact with a variety of individuals, and work with a diverse team and get to be part of a great organization.

Responsibilities:
" Pick up and deliver packages to our customers in a courteous and timely manner throughout Toronto's downtown core.
" Be friendly and courteous with customers and colleagues
" Ensure all packages all always accounted for, and are kept and travel in a safe and secure manner
" Mark orders picked up and delivered accurately and timely on mobile app
" Request accurate POD information and ensure it is entered properly on mobile app
" Ability to work in all types of weather conditions

TurnAround Couriers is a privately-owned Canadian company specializing in the expedited delivery of small parcel shipments, and last mile deliveries.
TurnAround Couriers is recognized as one of the largest bike courier fi

Requirements:
" Own bicycle
" Smart Phone with Data Package
" Large, weather proof messenger bag
" Great communication skills
" Great customer services skills
" Strong sense of direction and knowledge of downtown Toronto streets/roads
" Efficient and organized
" Able to work productively without direct supervision
" Demonstrate strong attention to detail skills
" Strong sense of urgency
" 100% reliable and punctual
Dedicated
Punctual
Results oriented
Knowledge of down-town streets an asset
No experience necessary
Bicycle is needed however company may help provide one

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