YMCA of Greater Saint John


Facility Maintenance Support Volunteer - Saint John Regional Y

Location: Saint John Regional Y
Status: Accepting
Type of Position: Casual: Flexible Shifts during operational hours
Placement Date: Immediate


Qualifications and Skills: Current and clear security clearance with vulnerable sector screening, customer service skills, basic knowledge of YMCA membership info and programs offered, knowledge of the facilities, ability to work with a minimum of supervision, problem solving skills

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Facility Supervisor with ongoing building maintenance and special one-time projects which may include painting, constructing and demolition projects within the assigned YMCA centre
  • Assist with maintenance and cleaning of facility grounds
  • Use respectable language at all times
  • Well groomed and appropriately dressed in clothing that is fitting for the position and that will leave the best possible impression on the public
  • Accept the guidance and decisions from the Supervisor as well as reporting planned or unplanned absence to the Supervisor
  • Treat staff, clients and other volunteers of the YMCA of Greater Saint John with respect and dignity and be responsible in the use of the YMCA of Greater Saint John’s resources
  • Perform Volunteer responsibilities promptly, reliably and to the best of the Volunteer’s ability
  • Adhere to policies and procedures of the YMCA of Greater Saint John
  • Accept and work within the YMCA of Greater Saint John’s Guiding Principles, the Mission Statement as well as the Values of the YMCA of Greater Saint John
  • Display appropriate YMCA of Greater Saint John Volunteer identification as required
  • Participate in orientation and training programs when required

Benefits:

  • Be a part of the YMCA team and promote the Mission, Vision and Values of the YMCA
  • Opportunity to enhance skills as well as learn and develop new skills in a fitness facility environment as well as in a child care environment
  • Gain valuable customer service experience
  • Learn about diversity at the YMCA and meet new people from all walks of life
  • Enhance communication and interpersonal skills and gain valuable work experience, volunteering reflects and supports a complete picture of an individual, and gives real examples of their commitment, dedication and interests
  • Reference letter supplied with successful volunteer experience upon request

Name of Contact or Department: Jennifer Galbraith, Volunteer and Rainbows Coordinator

 

Application Deadline: On-going, submit volunteer application to J.Galbraith@saintjohny.com 

YMCA Volunteer Application: 
https://saintjohny.ymca.ca/CWP/media/AssociationName/Volunteer-Package_1.pdf

For more information on other Volunteer Opportunities at the YMCA of Greater Saint John visit the website https://saintjohny.ymca.ca/Volunteer