Volunteer Program and Office Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time


Details: 17/hour



Start Date


Application Deadline



United States


Volunteer Program and Office Coordinator,  INTERNATIONAL HOUSE DAVIS, DAVIS, CA

Compensation: $17/hour. This is a 35 hour per week non-exempt position. 

I-House is seeking an Office and Volunteer Coordinator. This position will be a welcoming face that serves as the first point of contact with visitors and the public, as well as providing key support to the long-standing Volunteer Program and administrative support to the organization. Responsibilities include volunteer recruitment, correspondence, training and scheduling. This role will be responsible for financial transactions, including membership registration and ticketing. Office support will include important public-facing duties such as serving as the point of contact for visitors, answering phone and in-person inquiries, and maintaining office files, records, and supplies as needed.This position requires excellent attention to detail as well as strong interpersonal communication skills. Must be regularly available during office hours, Monday through Friday from 9am-4pm. This position reports to the Executive Director.

Duties and Responsibilities

Create a welcoming and warm experience for all I-House visitors. Positively engage visitors and members by responding to inquiries, providing organizational and event information, and responding appropriately to guest suggestions and concerns

Generate interest in I-House offerings by effectively explaining them to visitors; suggest events, programs, and membership offerings to visitors

Assist in volunteer identification, coordination, and retention efforts including planning and management of ongoing volunteer programs such as instruction classes and the International House Festival 

Assist in development and implementation of goals and objectives for the Volunteer Program which reflect the mission of I-House

Update as needed training manual and guide for volunteers 

Recruit, train and supervise volunteers 

Assist in developing, administering and reviewing policies and procedures which guide the volunteer programs and services

Assist in identifying volunteer assignments that provide meaningful engagement with I-House mission and activities

Write descriptions for volunteer and intern positions

Ensure volunteers and interns follow check in procedures and record hours 

Assist in planning and implementation of activities to recognize volunteers 

Act as point of contact for visitors and guests of I-House, answering phone and in person requests as needed, including financial transactions (class and membership registration, donations, ticketing) 

Assist in identifying potential members and/or volunteers based on visitor interests

Provide effective customer service in-person, over the phone, and via email

Maintain office functionality (filing, equipment and supply maintenance, and other tasks as needed). 

Enter, gather, and pull information from database as needed/requested

Other duties as assigned


College degree or related work experience

Experience with volunteers and/or event management a plus

Must be skilled in operation of standard computer equipment and software, Altru database a plus

Strong communication skills with diverse constituents. 


Health benefits are not offered with this position, we do offer full paid vacation/sick day benefits and holidays.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply


To apply please send a resume and letter of interest to: dir@internationalhousedavis.org