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ATL: Atlantic

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ATL: Atlantic - Newfoundland

Our volunteers in Lewisporte, NL

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Donor Centre Volunteers

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Social Media Volunteer

Looking for volunteer to help recruit new donors and promote upcoming clinic's in your community on social media.

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BCY: BC Interior

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

In consideration of the evolving pandemic outlook, we have made the decision that being fully vaccinated will be a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.  Following October 1, 2021, only fully vaccinated volunteers shall be permitted to enter Canadian Blood Services sites, including access to any mobile events in their capacity as a volunteer. Volunteers will be required to show proof of vaccination before they volunteer.  A similar policy will also apply to all employees, as well as those contractors who may be required to be onsite for any reason, at any time.   

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the VRC.

MJ Buck

mj.buck@blood.ca

604.353.2614

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BCY: Vancouver

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

In consideration of the evolving pandemic outlook, we have made the decision that being fully vaccinated will be a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.  Following October 1, 2021, only fully vaccinated volunteers shall be permitted to enter Canadian Blood Services sites, including access to any mobile events in their capacity as a volunteer. Volunteers will be required to show proof of vaccination before they volunteer.  A similar policy will also apply to all employees, as well as those contractors who may be required to be onsite for any reason, at any time.   

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the VRC.

MJ Buck

mj.buck@blood.ca

604.353.2614

 

 

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Volunteer Team Leader - Langley

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Help host, coordinate and promote blood donation events in local communities and workplaces or be a team leader in our donor centres.  As a volunteer leader, you will also work closely with our employees and learn how to recruit, train, and schedule volunteers.

Volunteer Leader

Purpose

The volunteer leader is responsible for coordinating a group or individual volunteers who contribute to donor satisfaction and retention.  This key volunteer position is instrumental in leading the Canadian Blood Services volunteer program in the community and guiding the interactions of the volunteer team with donors and other staff at clinic.

 

Activities and Tasks Associated with the Role

This assignment has a variety of duties, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Ensure that one registered volunteer is scheduled per shift at each mobile event.
  • Providing required training related to COVID protocols for all volunteers and updating all volunteers with specific procedures.
  • Provide sensitive guidance and direction.
  • Act as a liaison between volunteers and CBS staff
  • Maintain close contact with the Coordinator Volunteer Resources who is responsible for all aspects of the volunteer program.
  • In consultation with the Territory Manager/Event Coordinator, assist with mobile promotions as requested.

 

Skills, Abilities, Traits

Essential:

  • Friendly, outgoing and possess good communication skills.
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Sensitive and respectful of the dignity of all people
  • Able to relate to different personalities and age groups in a variety of situations.
  • Able to observe and react appropriately to adverse reactions.
  • Professional in manner and appearance
  • Reliable and punctual

Preferred:

  • Able to motivate and guide others, previous leadership experience.
  • Team-building skills and an ability to delegate effectively.

 

Volunteers are expected to:

 

  • Maintain the confidentiality of all personal information.
  • Wear Canadian Blood Services volunteer vest and name tag while on duty and adhere to dress code policy.
  • Refer all donors with medical questions to the clinic staff.
  • Perform only those tasks assigned, observe all safety protocols and apply when needed.  Do not perform tasks beyond ability or physical capability
  • Fulfill training requirements and volunteer commitment of a minimum of 6 months.
  • Represent the organization and promote Canadian Blood Services programs within the community.
  • Do not speak to the media on behalf of Canadian Blood Services.
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with Clinic Supervisors, donors and other volunteers.

 

Orientation/Training

  • Volunteer orientation and training provided by the Coordinator of Volunteer Resources in your area
  • Specific COVID 19 pandemic updates provided to volunteers via email or Clinic Supervisor onsite

 

Reports to

  • During clinic operations – Clinic Supervisor or Charge Nurse at mobile event
  • Overall –Coordinator Volunteer Resources in your area

 

Benefits

 

  • Opportunity to contribute to Canada’s lifeline by assisting donors to feel valued and appreciated for their donation
  • Satisfaction of knowing your efforts are helping to save lives for those requiring blood and blood products
  • Meet and interact with a variety of people
  • Opportunity to demonstrate leadership ability and skills
  • Contributing to the overall success of the mobile event

 

 

Donor Centre Volunteers - netCAD (UBC Campus)

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Greet donors with a smile and make conversation.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Social Media

Are you looking to gain experience using IG or perhaps you have the experience and you are wanting to expand your portfolio ? We are needing an enthusiastic volunteer to take photos and gather content for our IG account. 

Dunsmuir Street Donor Centre Volunteers

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - North Vancouver ( varied locations/times)

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - ***TriCities*** ( varied locations/times)

WE ARE RECRUITING FOR VOLUTNEERS THAT ARE ABLE TO TAKE DAYTIME SHIFTS
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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Burnaby ( varied locations/times)

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Langley (varied times/locations)

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Mission (varied times/locations)

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Abbotsford (varied times/locations)

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Oak Donor Centre ***Weekday Volunteers ***

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Surrey Donor Centre ***Weekday Volunteers***

WE ARE RECRUITING FOR VOLUTNEERS THAT ARE ABLE TO TAKE WEEKDAY DAYTIME SHIFTSvolunteer icon

Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

In-community Volunteers & Public Awareness

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Our in-community volunteers play an integral part in spreading awareness for blood donation.  They promote donation events and recruit new donors in their local communities.  Opportunities are also available for volunteers to join our Speaker's Bureau to help promote our work and the ongoing need for donors.

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BCY: Victoria

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

In consideration of the evolving pandemic outlook, we have made the decision that being fully vaccinated will be a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.  Following October 1, 2021, only fully vaccinated volunteers shall be permitted to enter Canadian Blood Services sites, including access to any mobile events in their capacity as a volunteer. Volunteers will be required to show proof of vaccination before they volunteer.  A similar policy will also apply to all employees, as well as those contractors who may be required to be onsite for any reason, at any time.   

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the VRC.

MJ Buck

mj.buck@blood.ca

604.353.2614

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ONN: Ancaster / Burlington / K-W / Guelph

 

Welcome to the Ancaster, Burlington, Guelph, and Kitchener Waterloo Canadian Blood Services Volunteer page.

 

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the  Coordinator of Volunteer Resources as noted below.

Ancaster Donor Centre – 35 Stone Church Road, Ancaster, ON  L8K 1S5

Burlington Donor Centre – 1250 Brant Street, Burlington, ON  L7P 1X8

Coordinator Volunteer Resources:  Susanne Stevenson

709-351-6402 

susanne.stevenson@blood.ca

 

Guelph Donor Centre – 130 Silvercreek Parkway, Guelph ON  N1H 7H5

Kitchener Waterloo Donor Centre – 94 Bridgeport Road East, Waterloo, ON  N2J 2J9

Coordinator Volunteer Resources: Skye Dow 

226-577-3810

skye.dow@blood.ca

 

                 

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ONN: Oshawa / Richmond Hill / Scarborough

Welcome to the Oshawa and Hillcrest Canadian Blood Services Volunteer page.

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the  Coordinator of Volunteer Resources as noted below.

 

Oshawa Donor Centre - 1300 Harmony Road North, Oshawa, ON  L1K 2B1

Hillcrest Donor Centre - 9350 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, ON  L4C 5G2

Scarborough Donor Centre - 800 Warden Avenue, Scarborough, ON M1L 4W6

 

Coordinator Volunteer Resources: Nena Pestano 

416-526-1972

nena.pestano@blood.ca

                 

 

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ONN: Ottawa / Kingston / Peterborough

Welcome to the  Kingston, Ottawa, and Peterborough Canadian Blood Services Volunteer page.

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the  Coordinator of Volunteer Resources as noted below.

Kingston Donor Centre – 850 Gardiners Road, Kingston, ON  K7M 3X9

Ottawa Donor Centre – 1575 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON  K1B 4S5

Coordinator Volunteer Resources:  Susanne Stevenson

709-351-6402 

susanne.stevenson@blood.ca

 

Peterborough Donor Centre – 55 George Street North, Peterborough, ON  K9J 3G2

Coordinator Volunteer Resources: Nena Pestano

416-526-1972

nena.pestano@blood.ca

 

                 

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ONN: Toronto / Barrie / Peel / Halton

Welcome to the Barrie and Halton, Peel and Toronto Canadian Blood Services Volunteer page.

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the  Coordinator of Volunteer Resources as noted below.

 

Barrie Donor Centre – 231 Bayview Drive, Barrie, ON  L4N 4Y5

Heartland Donor Centre – 765 Britannia Road West, Mississauga, ON  L5V 2Y1

Toronto Donor Centres – 67 College Street, Toronto, ON  M5G 2M1                                     

                                                 2 Bloor Street East, Toronto, ON  M4W 1A8

                                        163 King Street West, Toronto, ON  M5H 4H2                                                                      

Contact:  Marianne MacCarl

289-339-4517

marianne.maccarl@blood.ca

                 

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ONN: Windsor / Sarnia / London / St. Catharines / Niagara

Welcome to the London, Sarnia, St. Catharines, and Windsor Canadian Blood Services Volunteer page.

Canadian Blood Services Covid-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions please reach out to the  Coordinator of Volunteer Resources as noted below.

London Donor Centre – 820 Wharncliffe Road South, London, ON  N6J 2N4

Windsor Donor Centre – 3909 Grand Marais Road East, Windsor, ON  N8W 1W9                                              

Coordinator Volunteer Resources: Skye Dow

226-577-3810

skye.dow@blood.ca

 

St. Catharines Donor Centre – 395-397 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, ON  L2N 7N6

Coordinator Volunteer Resources: Susanne Stevenson

709-351-6402 

susanne.stevenson@blood.ca

 

                 

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PRN: Calgary and Alberta South

Welcome to Canadian Blood Services Calgary and Alberta South VOLUNTEER PAGE. 

Our permanent donor centre is located at:  #10, 200 Barclay Parade SW Calgary (2nd floor Eau Claire market). 

     

There are also a number of MOBILE donor centres across the city of Calgary and throughout southern Alberta rural communities. 

Thank you for your interest in our volunteer program - please refer to the list below for current volunteer opportunities.

Canadian Blood Services COVID-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Volunteer Resources Coordinator

Dorothy Olsonberg

dorothy.olsonberg@blood.ca

 

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Donor Centre Volunteers

     

Greet blood donors with a smile, make conversation and accompany them throughout the final stages of their blood donation process. Help donors feel welcome, safe and comfortable by offering excellent care and attention to ensure they return time and again. As one of the last faces donors see as they exit, volunteers play a critical role in the success of future blood donor centres.

Calgary and Alberta South Accepting Applications

Thank you for your interest in our In Clinic Hospitality volunteer role at Canadian Blood Services.

Currently we are accepting applications for regular weekly positions at our main donor centre located at Eau Claire Market AND at various mobile donor events throughout the city of Calgary (location schedules available upon request).

Interested applicants must show proof of vaccination, review/complete all pre-training requirements AND commit to at least a 6 month term.

We are also accepting short term applications for the Summer for either weekly and ON CALL In Clinic Hospitality positions.

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PRN: Edmonton, Red Deer and Alberta North

Welcome to the Canadian Blood Services Edmonton, Red Deer and Alberta North Volunteer Page

We operate permanent Donor Centres in Edmonton and Red Deer.

We also host Mobile Blood Donor Events in St. Albert Park, Sherwood Park and various communities in Northern Alberta.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us, please see our list of current opportunities below.

Canadian Blood Services COVID-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life-essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Volunteer Resources Coordinator

Olga Elizarova

olga.elizarova@blood.ca

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Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Edmonton North, St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Leduc

Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

 If you choose to submit an application, please understand you may not receive a response as we will proceed, based on our operational needs. 

We encourage you to check back in 3 months to see if our situation has changed.  

Varied locations/ times - Edmonton North, St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Leduc 

Edmonton Fixed Donor Centre

 

Thank you for your interest, at this time we are not onboarding new volunteers for the Edmonton Fixed Donor Centre. If you choose to fill out an application, please understand that you may not receive a response.

Feel free to check back in 3 months to see if our availability has changed

Red Deer Fixed Donor Centre Volunteers

 

Thank you for your interest, at this time we are onboarding volunteers in Red Deer only for some Saturday shifts and on-call positions. If you choose to fill out an application, please understand that you may not receive a response. Feel free to check back in 3 months to see if our availability has changed

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PRN: Manitoba

Welcome to the Manitoba volunteer page!

Our permanent donor centre, pictured above, is located at 777 William Ave, Winnipeg (across from Health Sciences Centre). We also operate mobile donor events in Winnipeg and in communities across southern Manitoba.

Thank you for interest in volunteering with us! Please see our list of current opportunities below.

Winnipeg Donor Centre

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers

*Volunteers needed in Brandon, Carman, Niverville and Winkler!*

Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

We are currently onboarding volunteers in Steinbach, Winkler, and Selkirk. If you would like to donate in any of these three locations please fill out an application form!

 

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PRN: Saskatchewan

Welcome to Canadian Blood Services Saskatchewan Volunteer Page

We operate permanent Donor Centres in Regina and Saskatoon

We also host Mobile Blood Donor Events in various communities in Saskatchewan

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us, please see our list of current opportunities below. 

 

Canadian Blood Services COVID-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

Being fully vaccinated is a condition of volunteering for Canadian Blood Services.

Volunteer applicants will be required to show proof of vaccination before they are accepted as a volunteer.

We believe this is the best way for us to protect our essential operations of supplying life essential products and services for patients in Canada.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Volunteer Resources Coordinator

Hayley Stark

hayley.stark@blood.ca

2571 Broad Street Regina

1206 Emerson Avenue Saskatoon

 

Current Opportunities

NextGen Lifeline Saskatchewan

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Our NextGen Lifeline student volunteers play an integral part in spreading awareness for blood donation.  They promote Canadian Blood Services and recruit new donors on and off campus through information booths/events, peer to peer recruitment, and social media. We have teams at the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Regina that students can support. 

Mobile Donor Centre Volunteers - Saskatchewan

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Greet donors with a smile, make conversation, and accompany them throughout their donation process.  Help them feel welcome and comfortable.  The care and attention you give is very often a key reason why donors return.  As one of the last faces donors see on their way out, you play a critical role in the success of future blood donor clinics.

Not Onboarding at this Time in Regina Donor Centre

Thank you for your interest, at this time we are not onboarding new volunteers for our Regina Donor Centre. If you choose to fill out an application, please understand that you may not receive a response. Feel free to check back in 3 months to see if our availability has changed.

Not Onboarding at this Time in Saskatoon Donor Centre

Thank you for your interest, at this time we are not onboarding new volunteers for our Saskatoon Donor Centre. If you choose to fill out an application, please understand that you may not receive a response. Feel free to check back in 3 months to see if our availability has changed.

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