Volunteering

Volunteering at the Co-op is a great way to get more involved and shrink your shipping bills.  You’ll  learn more about our products, connect with the community, get to know our staff, and hopefully have some fun! Members can volunteer for up to 4 hours a month. In exchange for 4 hours work you get an an extra 20% discount off $250 worth of shopping.

Shop volunteers help staff members to help keep the Co-op running as smoothly as possible. On a typical shift; you may spend your time filling up teas and spices, welcoming and assisting customers, watering the garden, and helping keep the shop clean and tidy.

We run volunteer training nights twice a month. These evenings provide a thorough orientation to working in the shop; including an overview of volunteering, an in-depth tour and a run through of tasks you will do on shift.  We also cover WH&S, infection control, and communication.  For upcoming dates, speak to staff in store.

We are also always looking for members with extra skills that they may like to volunteer to the Co-op, to add to our Volunteer Database.   We’d love to know if you have any special skills you could offer, such as;

Interested in becoming involved? Speak to a staff member in store or email us at hello@bmfoodcoop.org.au