Zoomers for the Environment – 60+ Volunteer Position for Event Coordination

(EcoBusiness Network)

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Position ID: V-OSH1127 Last Modified: 20 Sep 2017 Last Full Update: 20 Sep 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactChristine Ball, Executive Director, Durham Sustain Ability; Phone: 289-251-2200; Email: chris@sustain-ability.ca
DutiesEvent Coordinaor * event support, venue coordination * work with caterer * support team and assist with marketing and administrative duties * help with member certificates, proof reading and scheduling
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForSeniors (55+) ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Marketing & Promotions
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills - Excellent professional communication skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills - Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing - Excitement and drive for event planning * excellent organization skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Writing & Editing - Strong attention to detail ; Passion for sustainability
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) - Prefer a volunteer who can give a long term commitment
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours7 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am- 4 pm) 
Occasionally attend events to help, with plenty of notice * time commitment will vary throughout the year * more time needed during event season
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
LocationDurham Sustain Ability office, 105 Consumers Dr, Whitby * events in Durham Region
Number of PositionsDurham Region ; Scugog ; Whitby 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit ; Transportation provided - We try to car pool when we can
Application Deadline15 Sep 2017
Police CheckNot Required
Additional RequirementsEmail chris@sustain-ability and explain your interest in the Durham Sustain Ability team
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameEcoBusiness Network
Office Phone905-985-3279
Address & Map
105 Consumers Dr
Whitby, ON L1N 1C4
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