Posted on April 28th, 2016
We are looking for a rock star volunteer coordinator for our busy summer event season. This is a great opportunity to build communication and management skills. Experience managing volunteers is ideal but with the right attitude we would be willing to train.
Must be available for full time work over the summer and also the following dates:
June 19th – Car Free YYJ
June 30th – July 3rd – Victoria Celebrates Canada Day
July 7th – July 10th – The Phillips Backyard Weekender
July 22nd – July 24th – Rock The Shores
September 13th – 19th – Rifflandia
This position is part of the Canada Summer Jobs program which requires candidates to be between the ages of 15-30, enrolled in full time studies during the fall winter 2015/2016 and planning on going back to school in 2016. You should also possess your own laptop.
You are: Able to multi-task and handle stress well. Proficient with Google Docs and other software/technologies. Detail oriented and organized. A leader with good conflict management skills. Not afraid to speak to large groups of people.
Reporting directly to the HR & Volunteer Manager you will help determine volunteer needs, work with our online scheduling system, communicate and answer questions via phone and email with volunteers, assist with orientations, create waivers and documents, manage volunteers on site and help organize volunteer parties.
We would love to hear from you! Please respond with a cover letter and up to date resume to firstname.lastname@example.org