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  • Drivers Mate
    with Bikeworks Fife

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO71118 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    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:
    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?

    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.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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Bikeworks Fife has the following, additional volunteering opportunities:
  - Bike Mechanic
  - Bikeworks Van Driver

Type of volunteering: Driving / escorting
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