Waste Mitigation at Community Events

(Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre)

Position ID: V-HVC0671 Last Full Update: 18 Jun 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactLisa Kohler, Executive Director, Halton Environmental Network; Phone: 905-815-6185; Email: volunteer@haltonenvironment.ca
DutiesHEN is currently seeking dedicated volunteers to support our community to divert waste at events in the community of Halton. Duties include working with the public, education, asking and instructing the public on recycling and composting to help support proper mitigation.
More Info Linkhttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScARoPNVpNpDkoj9MS6j2vQl2XJHk6KqikS9AUhk9ymlJ34IQ/viewform
BenefitsWorking with the public and engaging them on a vital environmental issue. By supporting our community and other community organizations and events with proper waste management we will divert waste from our landfill and ensure proper recycling and composting techniques.
ClientsAll community.
Ages12 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 ; 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 InterestCommunity Outreach ; Marketing & Promotions ; Nature / Environment
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; Translation & Languages
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours3 / Day
Dates and TimesFriday: Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsSummer ; Fall
AccessibilityUnknown ; Depends on the venue of the event we are supporting.
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationDepends on venue
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
Office Phone905-815-6185
Address & Map
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
2302 Bridge Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 2G6
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