parkrun Duffins Trail - Event Support

(parkrun, Ajax)

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Position ID: V-OSH1251
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 05 Feb 2024

Opportunity Details: parkrun Duffins Trail - Event Support

Contact Andrew Kay, Run Director, parkrun Canada; Phone: 905 903-7937; Email:

A variety of volunteer opportunities available to assist with weekly timed 5 km run on the Duffins Trail * marshal, photography * setup, tear-down * timer, scanning, finish tokens * other tasks as needed

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Benefits Help improve the health and happiness of residents in and around Ajax
Ages 10 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; See for more information
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event - Try it once, and if not for you, no pressure to return ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - An ideal commitment. This helps us plan ahead for each weekend.
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 2 / Day
Dates and Times Saturday: Morning (8:30 am-10:30 am)
Seasons Spring ; Summer ; Fall ; April - December (closed during winter): Runs happen each Saturday morning unless inclement weather or trail conditions do not allow * see social media or website for details
Accessibility Partially Accessible
Location Elizabeth St and Old Kingston Rd, Ajax (Pickering Village)
Number of Positions Ajax 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; See for more information
Transportation Near public transit - DRT Pulse, GO Transit
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements Dress weather appropriate, event always takes place outdoors
Liability Insurance Available

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