Canadian Cancer Society - Southern Interior Rotary Lodge


Southern Interior Rotary Lodge - Maintenance Volunteer

POSITION OVERVIEW 

Canadian Cancer Society Lodges provide a supportive environment for people with cancer and their adult companions. The Lodges are located near cancer treatment centres in Vancouver, Kelowna, Victoria and Prince George. As a maintenance volunteer you will liaise with the Lodge Manager or Client Service Coordinator regarding what needs to be fixed.

YOUR IMPACT

Support a safe and well maintained building.

You have a positive impact on the quality and enhancement of life for people affected by cancer.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Fix and Maintain things as agreed upon with Lodge Manager.
  • Discuss and agree upon any supplies or expenses needed with the Lodge Manager.
  • Work in collaboration with other volunteers to support the Lodge clients.

BENEFITS

  • See a before and after, knowing that you are ensuring a well maintained building.
  • Play an integral role in the fight against cancer.
  • Become confident in your understanding of cancer and the cancer cause along with the impact the Society has.
  • Joining a team of enthusiastic and interesting people who share your passion for supporting people effected by cancer.
  • Volunteering for a respected National organization and increase knowledge of cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment & support services.

TRAINING AND SUPPORT

  

  • CCS Volunteer Orientation
  • Support Program Orientation
  • Lodge and Role specific training
  • Ongoing updates and Support from Staff Partner in Volunteer Engagement
  • WHIMIS (or willing to take)

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Ability to use basic tools and fix things as needed.
  • Good judgment regarding safety.
  • Willingness to follow safety standards and Canadian Cancer Society policy & procedures.

COMMITMENT

Weekly

LENGHT OF TIME

Minimum of 6 months