Sustainable Event Volunteer

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

Position ID: V-HVC0647 Last Full Update: 30 Apr 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactLisa Kohler, Executive Director, Halton Environmental Network (HEN); Phone: 905-815-6185; Email:
DutiesHelp with waste mitigation at community events. We are looking for leaders to help train, supervise and volunteer for community events across Halton. We will train you and support you to ensure you understand the process and proper disposal methods. Depending on your role, duties could include, scheduling of volunteers at the waste station, supervision of the site, ensuring and helping the public sort their waste correctly.
BenefitsBy ensuring community events are recycling and composting properly we will ensure a more sustainable event and community.
Ages12 year(s) and up
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 ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Nature / Environment ; Program Coordination / Support ; Volunteer Coordination ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Mulitple events will be occurring across the region- we welcome volunteers helping at numerous events. Please note training sessions will be mandatory.
Dates and TimesDepending on events will depend on the dates. Training will occur before the event.
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall
LocationCommunity Events in Halton
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
40 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationDepends on the community event.
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Office Phone905-815-6185
Address & Map
Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
2302 Bridge Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 2G6
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