What is the job? We need volunteers to support our food waste market on Saturday mornings, you will be working together with 2 or 3 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 Saturday morning from 9.30 to 12.00
2. Driver with your own car
What is the job? We are looking for a driver that has his/her own car and is willing to pick up food waste from a wholesaler in the West (Amsterdam). Every Friday at 8.30 in the morning,(1) you would drive to KasKantine (Handbalstraat 1), (2) load empty food crates into the car, (3) drive to the wholesaler (8 km away), (4) meet the other 1 to 2 volunteers that will help picking up the food, (5) pick up the food at the wholesaler and (6) drive back to KasKantine where somebody helps you unload the car. You will gain lots of insight into the problem of food waste and its solutions, and a nicely filled grocery bag for yourself as the perfect bonus! Of course fuel costs will be fully compensated.
Who are you? The most important skill for this job is that you are a very safe driver.
Asked commitment: Every Friday morning from 8.30 to 11.00.