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About the Position
Position:
2184 - SPECIAL EVENT CREW VOLUNTEER (at our facilities & in the field)
Organization:
Position Address:
4500 Dixie Road, Mississauga, Ontario, and at other locations, events
Location:
Mississauga

Goal

Purpose: To carry out our mission: "To use our knowledge, skills, community relationships, volunteers and other resources to create and promote safe and affordable home ownership options with the aim of alleviating the cycle of poverty within our community of Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga".


Description

The role of a 'Special Event Crew Volunteer' is to act as an ambassador for the affiliate at communityevents while delivering the affiliate's key messages and promoting ways to the public on how to getinvolved as a volunteer, donor, and/or sponsor.Responsible to: Coordinator of Special Events (Volunteer Relations Committee) and/or Coordinatorof Volunteer ServicesTime Commitment: On an "as needed" basis. 'Special Event Crew' must be flexible with theirtime as these events may take place in the evenings and/or on weekendsDuration of engagement: MINIMUM 6 monthsLocations: > 1800 Appleby Line (Unit 13), Burlington > 4500 Dixie Rd, Mississauga> various locations in the affiliate service areaPosition Duties:● Represent HFHHM at local fairs, festivals and/or HFH Halton-Mississauga events(Recognition, Fundraising)● Distribute information cards, business cards and flyers to the public● Assist with display setup and tear down● Answer event participants questions● Update the public on current build projects, volunteer needs, sponsor/donor opportunities andcurrent fundraising events● Must be able to take the initiative when needed● Able to travel throughout Halton Region to events independently● Assist with other duties as assignedWorking Conditions: Affiliate location and various locations in the affiliate service areaParticipant Group: Special Event Participants, Affiliate Staff and VolunteersPLEASE APPLY for the 'position' at the EARLIEST OPPORTUNITY.


Benefits

- Use professional skills in a volunteer capacity- Satisfaction of contributing to HFHHM's mission-Training development- 10% off ReStore purchases- Letter of Reference- Socially connect with your community- HFHHM T-shirt


Qualifications

● Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)● Ability to work as a team and to work independently● Excellent creative and organizational skills● Friendly, approachable and outgoing● Previous experience with special events an asset, not mandatory● Knowledge of volunteer management and human resource legislation● Excellent verbal/written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with HFHHM community, staff members, and volunteers● Must complete Safety Health and Environment training

Min Age: 16   
Police Check: Not required   
Resume:Not required   
Driver's Licence: Not required   
Proof of Vaccination: Not required


Time Commitment
This is a Long Term (More than 6 months) commitment starting 2018-06-04
Shifts are available on the following days
 - Monday Morning, Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning, Thursday Afternoon, Friday Morning, Friday Afternoon

MINIMUM 6 months commitment (hours will vary, depending upon need)


Training

Volunteer must complete Safety Health and Environment training, to be provided by HFHHM.


More Details
Areas of Interest: Fundraising, Office Administration, Event Planning, Marketing/Promotion
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals, Co-op Placements, Older Adults



How to Contact
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Social Media
http://www.habitathm.ca
https://www.facebook.com/habitathaltonmississauga
https://twitter.com/HabitatHM
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