Job Posting


Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc.


Food Bank Supervisor

Number of Positions


Closing Date

March 21, 2023 at 4:00 PM


Thompson, MB

Job Type(s)

Full Time

Hourly Wage

Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience


  • A post-graduate degree: an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • Working knowledge of MS Excel and Word
  • Supervisory and Operations experience required.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills – position requires ability to interact and communicate with staff, volunteers, and community (donors from various sectors).
  • Training in de-escalation techniques desired (will provide training).
  • Knowledge of warehouse safety, storage practices, and inventory management required.
  • Strong organization and time management skills required.
  • Able to work as a collaborative team member in delivering customer service.
  • Certified in food handling safety standards desired (will provide training if needed).
  • This position requires walking, standing, sitting, and lifting boxes up to 40 lbs., and the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Service-oriented with a passion for helping with people orientated projects
  • Solid interpersonal communication skills, with an emphasis on active listening
  • Ability to take direction
  • Ability to build strong relationships and gain trust with urban members & staff
  • Empathetic approach, a non-judgmental attitude, and a willingness to be patient
  • Strong problem solving and leadership skills
  • Level head with the ability to stay calm, even in high-pressure situations
  • Time management skills and the willingness to prioritize the needs of urban members & staff
  • Ability to maintain intake & organization confidentiality
  • Proven compassionate and patient demeanor

Anticipated Start Date


Application Process

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, and two (2) references by 4:00 PM on March 21, 2023 to: Shawna Flett at

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