Support Services - Ambassador Sign-up - Maillardville Community Centre

We are searching for ambassadors to welcome community members to our newest facility, the Maillardville Community Centre!  Please read through the volunteer job description below and sign up if you would like to join in on the fun at Maillardville Community Centre.

 There will be an orientation scheduled during the first two weeks of September (TBD).  After that, shifts will be posted and volunteers can sign up for what works with their schedule.

The Maillardville Community Centre (MCC) is scheduled to open in Fall 2022 and will be approximately 2,000 square metres (22,000 square feet) in size. The new facility will offer a number of new amenities, including a teaching kitchen, combined youth and seniors lounge, dedicated children’s focused space, a gymnasium and an active studio fitness space.

Title: MCC Volunteer Ambassador

Description: Ambassadors act as helpers at the Maillardville Community Centre by greeting community members, providing wayfinding services for guests and answering basic questions about the facility and its programs.

Location and Time:

  • Maillardville Community Centre- 1200 Cartier Ave
  • No minimum time commitment required.  Mandatory orientation is required (max 2 hours). 

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be 16 years old or older
  • Must have general volunteer orientation, police information check, and reference checks completed- if you are not a registered City of Coquitlam volunteer yet, please contact volunteers@coquitlam.ca to let us know you are interested in this position!
  • Friendly personality and eager to assist others
  • Good communication skills (if language is a barrier, please let us know and we can pair you up with another volunteer!)
  • Ability to work well both independently and with a team
  • A willingness to learn and to have fun! 

Responsibilities:

  • Greeting guests
  • Provide directions and wayfinding services when appropriate
  • Answering basic questions about the facility and its programs from guests
  • Promote City programs and services
  • Assist where needed during special events and regular programming

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Opportunity to give back to the community
  • Be a part of the fun and exciting team at Maillardville Community Centre
  • Access training opportunities and special activities! 

 

For more information, please contact Community Services at volunteers@coquitlam.ca or 604-927-6076.

 

You will be emailed once the Ambassador Volunteer Position Orientation has been scheduled.  Please contact Community Services (communityservices@coquitlam.ca or 604-927-6076) with any questions.

 

Qualifications Required

  • General Volunteer Orientation Must be at least Completed
  • Police Information Check Must be at least Passed
  • Reference Checks Must be at least Completed