MS Society - Holiday Gift Wrap Campaign

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Position description: 

Are you looking for festive volunteering to spread some holiday cheer?

Join our team of holiday gift wrappers! 

We are looking for gift wrappers and supervisors from November 30 - December 24 at Metrotown Mall in Burnaby to wrap presents and help us raise funds to end MS! 


Gift Wrappers Responsibilities:

  • To wrap presents for donations at a booth at Metropolis at Metrotown
  • Show up to your shift on time
  • Provide professional and efficient customer service
  • Wrap gifts and accept donations according to pre-­determined donation guidelines

Shift Supervisor Responsibilities: 

  • To provide leadership and supervision to volunteer gift wrappers.
  • Provide professional and efficient customer service
  • Work with and lead a team of Gift Wrap Volunteers on your shift
  • Communicate with Gift Wrap Coordinator before and after your shift
  • Carry out opening and/or closing duties as set out by the Gift Wrap Coordinator, which include: cash handling, filling out bank deposits, signing Gift Wrap Volunteers in/out, organizing the daily supply stocking of the booth

Skills, Attitudes, Knowledge Required:

• Strong leadership skills

• Excellent organizational and communication skills; the ability to multitask

• Outstanding customer service skills

• Enjoy team work

• Due to space limitations, must be physically able to stand for entire shift

Role is suitable for: 
Additional Information: 

To learn more about the event please following this link:

Training and Orientation:

• There will be a Group Orientation. It is highly encouraged for volunteers to attend, but not mandatory.

Time Commitment:

A variety of 4-­5 hour shifts are available from November 30 - December 24.

Shift supervisor should be able to commit to at least one shift per week for the duration of Holiday Gift Wrap.

Supervisory Relationships/liaison:

You are supervised by and liaise with the Fundraising Coordinator.

Authority/Decision Making:

Must be comfortable making decisions and problem solving with minimal supervision.

Volunteer Benefits:

• Reference letter

• Training

• Meet other volunteers

• Support a good cause and have fun!

How to apply: 
To apply, please contact Joel Cheung -
Contact person: 
Joel Cheung
Contact phone: 
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Family & Children
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
23 Nov 2018 to 24 Dec 2018
Time Committment:
4 Hours Total
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Metropolis Metrotown Mall
4700 Kingsway
Burnaby, BC V5H 4N2