Recycling Revisited - Information Coordinator / Data Manager
(Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton)
|Comments||Recycling Revisited is a Registered not-for-profit organization. We are in our 10th year after reviving our original organization which pioneered recycling in Canada (1970-1983). That early organization had the name "Citizens' Committee for Pollution Control" (CCPC). Our new name as a registered Non-Profit is "Recycling Revisited Inc." Our Mission is to keep the CCPC story alive in public memory, for the purpose of inspiring citizens to take action on their current concerns about the environment in these days of climate change. We have a Board, a Development Committee, Action Groups,Volunteers and a group of CCPC veterans called "Friends of Recycling Revisited". |
As a small grassroots organization, you will find us friendly and supportive. We promote individual action for the environment to support resilience, while respecting individual self-management.
|Contact||Roberta McGregor, Volunteer Coordinator, President, Recycling Revisited Inc.; Phone: 905-318-9566; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||1. Tracking and organizing various items such as orientation materials, planning documents, and name files |
2. Gathering and filing names and addresses of organizations and businesses;
3. Collaborating with the Secretary if requested.
At this time, we will be communicating by telephone, Zoom, email and Canada Post. Signature of a Waiver form will be required.
We are entering a phase of detailed preparation for our tree planting plan - to gradually build up opportunities for small groups or families in the general public to join a "Tree Planting Club" and engage in small plantings in one zone of Burlington. We will be engaging with the City of Burlington, specifically with the Park and Forestry Department. We are forming a planning committee for this new approach, and you would be welcome as a member of that group which will meet once a week at first, then meet less frequently as the public becomes more informed about how to sign on for the small plantings.
|More Info Link||https://recycling-revisited.ca/|
|Benefits||If you enjoy organizing paperwork & card files, organizing and distributing pamphlets, and setting up a variety of name lists for diverse purposes. As a volunteer, you will find us to be friendly, reasonable and supportive.|
|Clients||You will be interacting with Board members and some loyal supporters, some students who have regular meetings, and a company called TerraCycle, that we are interacting with. We are creating a management group for tree planting, which promises to be popular but also in need of careful management.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students|
|Areas of Interest||Marketing & Promotions ; Nature / Environment ; Office Administration ; Social Media ; Telephone Communication ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Virtual Volunteering ; Interaction by Zoom until Covid settles down. We are creating a new Action group to plan and support small tree plantings by the public, and you could be in that group.|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Week|
|Seasons||Year Round ; We have had slowdowns in the summer, Christmas and at the end of school semesters.|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible - Half-inch rise at the door of the apartment and the washroom ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - No stall needed|
|Location||Virtual during Covid-19.|
|Number of Positions||Burlington: 1 individual(s) ; Hamilton: 1 individual(s) |
2 individual(s) needed in total.
We are looking for someone who is willing to work closely with a collaborator, who would be able to step in, in case of absence, and to work with some imagination through limits of Covid-19
|Training||Orientation ; Our orientation includes our Mission, values, history of the organization, current goals, projects and emerging plans.|
|Police Check||Not Required|
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|Organization Name||Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton|
|Toll Free Phone||1-855-395-8807|
|Address & Map|
3350 South Service Rd
Burlington, ON L7N 3M6
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