Burnaby Neigbhourhood House Volunteer Coordinator Contract in Lower Mainland, BC

Burnaby Neigbhourhood House

Branch Lower Mainland BC CA

Volunteer Coordinator
Lower Mainland, BC

To train, orient and support volunteers. The Burnaby Neighbourhood House is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator for a summer event at Metropolis at Metrotown….

The Burnaby Neighbourhood House is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator for a summer event at Metropolis at Metrotown. The Immersive Experience is an exciting digital, visual and audio experiential event running at Metropolis at Metrotown from late June – September 5, 2016 (exact dates to be confirmed). Inspired by digital art installations created by teamlab, a Japanese collaborative and interdisciplinary creative group that blends together art, technology, design and the natural world, Metropolis at Metrotown aims to provide a unique and memorable digital art installation comprised of a walk-through room filled with optical illusions and photo opportunities.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To recruit volunteers using a variety of outreach strategies
  • To schedule volunteers for all shifts (1-7pm daily)
  • To train, orient and support volunteers
  • To provide relief to the exhibit when volunteers are unable to complete shift
  • To track volunteer hours
  • To plan and implement a recognition event for volunteers following the end of the exhibit
  • To maintain communication with Metropolis staff
  • Problem solve issues that may arise (customer service, volunteer performance, etc)


  • Experience recruiting and supervising volunteers
  • Experience in a high-paced environment
  • Experience in a multi-cultural and diverse environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail/well-organized

Hours of Work & Rate of Pay:

The Volunteer Coordinator works 20 hours per week. Rate of pay is $19.55/hr for approximately 15 weeks starting in late May and running through September


The Volunteer Coordinator reports to and is supported by the Program Director.

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Employment Type: Freelance
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Posted on: 2016-05-19
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