Position: Volunteer engagement coordinator
Organization: Sierra Club Canada Foundation
Location: Ottawa ON / hybrid
Apply by: accepting applications on a rolling basis
Hours: 5 hours/ week
About Sierra Club Canada Foundation
The Sierra Club of Canada Foundation (SCCF) is Canada’s national grassroots environmental organisation working on environmental advocacy, conservation and education. With a membership base across the country, we are committed to empowering people to be leaders in protecting, restoring and enjoying healthy and safe ecosystems.
At its heart SCCF is a grassroots organisation, with a “think globally and act locally” philosophy. SCCF’s framework allows members to actively contribute to environmental causes that concern or inspire them, in a capacity that best suits their capabilities. Engaging with local officials, working collaboratively with local organisations, and a strong volunteer base has allowed Sierra Club to successfully engage in environmental campaigns that directly benefit both people and the planet.
About the Position
SCCF is seeking to onboard a motivated volunteer for a new Volunteer Engagement Coordinator position. This is a leadership position. SCCF is seeking someone who cares about the work we do and who is a great fit for our culture and team. SCCF is searching for someone who is enthusiastic and a self-starter to carry out tasks associated with organizing, advocacy, and volunteer engagement at this charitable organisation.
Reporting to the Breathe Easy program coordinator, you will help coordinate Breathe Easy's citizen scientists and engage the community in air quality advocacy. You will work collaboratively with SCCF staff and leadership volunteers to support our air quality education programming.
The position will be a mix of remote and in-person responsibilities. The time commitment is flexible and may vary week-to-week. The majority of activities associated with this volunteer position can be conducted outside of normal work hours.
If you are passionate about the environment and want to join a dedicated team of staff and volunteers working together to achieve our mission, then we want to hear from you.
Responsibilities and Scope
The Volunteer Engagement Coordinator will provide support for Breathe Easy, including the following:
If you are interested in being a local leader and have a passion for environmental issues, let us know by filling out the following Google Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1o8kOCYCvUcwIfWxh5DEeDEMfDyXZR8AkN49mk_O4njA
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We appreciate all candidates taking the time to apply. However only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
SCCF is committed to inclusivity, equity, and diversity within our community. We seek to hire talent with a range of life experiences and perspectives, recognizing that our mission-driven work is best advanced by the contributions of people of all genders with diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and cultures. We encourage applicants from all ages, cultures, races, religions, colours, sexual orientation, gender identities or expressions, disability statuses, nationalities, or other statuses protected by law.
To maintain the safety of our staff and volunteers, SCCF operates under a COVID-19 vaccination and mitigation policy and adheres to Health Canada standards. Personnel are required to follow all COVID-19 protocols that SCCF has in place.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 27 2022 ID: 65225