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Volunteering Opportunity: VO71118

  • Drivers Mate
    with Bikeworks Fife.

    Created/last updated: 26/02/2020


    About this opportunity:Bikeworks, in partnership with Fife Council, has containers for the collection of unwanted cycles located at each of the councils recycling depots
     •  Those cycles that are suitable are meticulously refurbished, safety checked and resold
     •  Cycles that are unfit for use are stripped down for usable parts, with the remaining material being sorted for recycling
     •  Bikeworks are looking for a volunteer to assist the driver with these collections
     •  Collections currently take place every Monday
     • 
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction training will involve an introduction to Bikeworks, its values and purpose.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Not looking for any specific experience, just volunteers who are committed and able to carry out a role that is physically demanding.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsOur Drivers Mate will meet our Driver at Bikeworks Headquarters, Castleblair Business Park, Glenrothes. From there, the volunteer will accompany the driver to various collection points across Fife.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.