Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon Volunteer

(Oakville & Milton Humane Society)

Position ID: V-HVC0806 Last Full Update: 05 Jul 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsSunday, October 6, 2019 
The Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon has strived to become the community’s finest recreational running event and generate significant charitable donations for its charity partners. Events include: Nutrience Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, TImbits 2K Fun Run/Walk and the Mutt Strutt 2K Fun Run/Walk. 
Participants hit the streets and paths that run along Oakville’s waterfront neighbourhoods and trails. There will also be celebrations at the finish line, featuring an awards ceremony and great entertainment.
ContactRyan Coles, Event Coordinator, Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon; Phone: 905-949-1910 ext 222; Email:
Duties* On-route Course Marshal  
We are currently in search of many Course Marshals to be stationed along the route on Sunday. The shift time would be from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM and will change slightly depending on your assigned location. All Course Marshals are required to attend a mandatory training session at the Oakville Performing Arts Centre on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 1-3pm.
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Benefits• Experience in the event industry 
• Problem-solving 
• Time management 
• How to work with others 
• Increases your social and relationship skills 
• Volunteer hours for high school students
ClientsThis year, the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon will be supporting the following local organizations: Halton Women's Place and Oakville & Milton Humane Society.
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Health Care ; Photography ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event
Dates and TimesSunday: Morning (Race) 
Sunday, October 6th, 2019 
Course Marshal --- 7:00am-11:30am
AccessibilityAs a Course Marshal you will be located at an intersection along our event course, directing runners and ensuring traffic safety with the help of race barricades and polic presence. A route map can be found on our website at
LocationShell Park, Oakville
Number of PositionsOakville: 100 individual(s) 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameOakville & Milton Humane Society
Office Phone905-845-1551
Address & Map
445 Cornwall Rd
Oakville, ON L6J 7S8
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