Environmental Community Outreach Volunteer: Waste Mitigation

(Halton Environmental Network)

Position ID: V-HVC0600 Last Full Update: 20 Jun 2018
Opportunity Details
CommentsWaste Diversion at Community Events
ContactKatrine Handley-Derry, Executive Director, Halton Environmental Network (HEN); Phone: (905) 815-6185 ext 3; Email: volunteer@haltonenvironment.ca
DutiesEvent Assistants, Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Program Development, Waste Diverion, Customer Service
More Info Linkhaltonenvironet.ca/volunteer
BenefitsExperience working within the environmental non-profit sector. Opportunities for professional development and networking throughout Halton. Support and guidance from HEN Coordinators. Volunteer hours if needed. Learning about waste mitigation in the community
ClientsCommunity, students, etc.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Journalism ; Nature / Environment ; Photography ; Program Coordination / Support ; Social Media ; Writing / Editing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Assisting with Waste Diversion at Local Events, such as Oakville Children's Festival
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Weekend Events in Oakville and Halton Area
Interaction LevelOne-on-one - Supervision with HEN Coordinator ; Small Group - Within HEN Office ; Virtual Volunteering - Independent work from home
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning 
Tuesday: Morning, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning 
Thursday: Morning, Evening 
Friday: Morning 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon 
 
Office hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm. Events are mostly held in the evenings and on weekends.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
LocationQEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Number of PositionsOakville: 3 individual(s) 
 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Environmental Network
Office Phone905-815-6185
E-Mailinfo@haltonenvironment.ca
Websitehaltonenvironet.ca
Address & Map
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
2302 Bridge Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 2G6
 
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