City of Burlington Volunteer

(Burlington. Recreation, Community and Culture)

Position ID: V-HVC0481
Last Full Update: 14 Jun 2023

Opportunity Details: City of Burlington Volunteer


The City of Burlington offers volunteer roles in a variety of areas! Duties will vary based on the role of choice and current availability. 

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Coordinator, City of Burlington; Phone: (Business) 905-335-7777 ext 7978; Email:

The City of Burlington offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. Choose the area you are interested in volunteering for. The areas available include:

  1. Adult programs
  2. Advisory committees
  3. Animal services
  4. Child, youth and family programs
  5. Community gardens
  6. Festivals and events
  7. Neighbourhood rinks
  8. Skating programs
  9. Student theatre programs
  10. Swimming programs
  11. Tyandaga Golf Course

Volunteer Program Overview Individuals will complete an application for the area which they wish to volunteer in. Application will be reviewed within 5 business days. Volunteer to be notified of any additional requirements, depending on the role. Volunteer to provide all required certifications or documentations and complete all mandatory training. Volunteer application to be approved (pending all requirements have been met).

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Benefits We believe that volunteers are one of the greatest strengths of a community and a key factor to our success. Volunteers assist with a variety of city activities. By volunteering, you are making a positive impact in your community. Volunteering with the City of Burlington provides an opportunity to gain experience, enhance or build skills and participate in the community.
Ages 13 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of Interest Advocacy ; Animal Services ; Child & Family Services ; Committees ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Event Coordination & Support ; Gardening / Yard Work ; Holiday / Festive Volunteering ; Recreation & Sports
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; We have a variety of volunteer opportunities with different time commitment lengths, depending on the volunteer role.
Interaction Level Small Group ; Large Group
Seasons Spring ; Summer ; Fall ; Winter ; Year Round ; We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available throughout the year.
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Number of Positions Burlington ; Hamilton ; Oakville 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job
Transportation Near public transit
Application Deadline 31 Dec 2023
Cost $0
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements A record check (criminal record check and judicial matters check OR vulnerable sector check) may be required depending on the volunteer role.
Start Date On or after 01 Jan 2023 and on or before 31 Dec 2023
End Date 31 Dec 2023

Agency Details: Burlington. Recreation, Community and Culture

Office Phone Customer Service 905-335-7738; 
Inclusion and Accessibility 905-332-1996 ext 6249
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
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Mailing Address PO Box 5013 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6