Furniture movers

Calling all physically fit, strong and friendly individuals who are able and interested in moving furniture and are great at puzzles (of the furniture-assembling variety!)

Volunteer as a furniture jockey and assistant


Moonee Ponds store,
24 Margaret Street


Wednesdays and Saturdays

Our Brunswick and Moonee Ponds stores are looking for volunteers who have good customer service skills willing to assist our customers with their furniture purchases.

Main responsibilities of the role

Main responsibilities will include loading and unloading deliveries and pick ups from the store, moving and placing furniture around the store as directed, assembling furniture as required and assisting with sales if needed.

To be a successful candidate for this position you will:

  • be physically fit and able to move furniture around the store in a safe manner
  • have awareness of and ability to learn Occupational Health and Safety, and manual handling procedures.

To learn more, view the position description (PDF, 102kb).

About our stores

The Brotherhood of St Laurence operates 20 stores across Greater Melbourne. Read more »

Screening questionnaire

Applicants are required to complete the screening questionnaire.

Before you apply

  • read the position description
  • read the what to expect section of our website that outlines what to expect when you volunteer; your rights and responsibilities; and what's involved in a formal application.

How to apply

  • applicants are required to submit a resume and complete the screening questionnaire
  • applicants who do not complete the screening questionnaire will not be considered for shortlisting
  • email written applications to: volunteer(at)

 Please note:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply
  • The Brotherhood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you would like more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application then please contact our volunteer services team at volunteer(at) or contact us on (03) 9483 1390.

The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.