What is the job? We need volunteers to support our food waste market on Saturday mornings, you will be working together with other KasKantine volunteers. The job entails (1)sorting food waste, (2)setting up the redistribution, (3)making compost, (4)cleaning the used equipment and space.
Who are you? The job requires Dutch and English language fluency (because you will need to speak with any market visitors), if you speak any additional languages, even better! Being interested in food and cooking is a necessity for this role. You will need to explain to people what their cooking and basic recipe options are based on the common vegetables that our market provides. The shift entails clean-up of the materials and space used during food distribution.
Asked commitment: Every second Saturday from 08:00- 12.00
Friday morning pick-up helper!
What is the job? Are you an early bird and free on Friday mornings? We are looking for a volunteer that would help pick-up food waste from wholesalers in Amsterdam West. Every Friday morning you meet with another volunteer (a driver with a car) outside the gates of the wholesaler. Together you visit several shops, ask for surplus food, sort the food and help to load the car.
Who are you? You're interested in food waste and you're friendly and communicative; ideally, you speak Dutch as you need to communicate with the wholesalers, if you speak any additional languages, even better! You need to be dependable, patient, polite, and being able to do a fix shift every Friday. It would be ideal if you live in Amsterdam West so you don't need to travel far every Friday morning.