|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Firefighters Without Borders||Short term (Less than 6 months)||2019-09-02||2019-11-30|
Volunteer Opportunity – Equipment Collection Assistant
Firefighters Without Borders is a not for profit organization providing training and support to fire departments in Canada’s remote and northern communities and around the world.
Our mission is “to protect life, property & the environment in communities around the world by providing professional training, education, resources and support”.
To learn more about Firefighters Without Borders, please visit: http://firefighterswithoutborders.org/
Job Title: Volunteer – Equipment Collection Assistant
Locations: Calgary AB, Kitchener ON, London ON, Mississauga ON, Ottawa ON, Thunder Bay ON, Whitby ON
Reporting to: Chair, Equipment Committee
We are looking for multiple candidates for each satellite location who are willing to be responsible for picking up donation offers from individuals and fire services in a radius surrounding their location. They will be responsible for working with the satellite location lead to coordinate delivering the donated items to the nearest satellite location at a suitable time for the satellite location lead and the storage facility. The satellite location lead will be responsible for tracking the donations and ensuring the safekeeping of the donation at the satellite location. Donated items received frequently include firefighter bunker gear and other firefighter protective equipment. Additional donated items might include any firefighting equipment commonly used by firefighters.
Time Commitment: Approximately 2 - 10 hours per month
Under the direction of the Satellite location lead:
Skills and Requirements:
Please note, as FWB is a not for profit organization, FWB does not reimburse volunteers for fuel costs, mileage, insurance, or wear and tear on personal vehicles used by volunteers in the course of providing any volunteer services to FWB.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, submit a résumé and cover letter outlining your interest, experience and which location you are applying for to Dan Rowland, Director of Equipment, Firefighters Without Borders Board of Directors: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Selected applicants will be required to participate in an interview with FWB Board members.