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Volunteer Coordinator

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Our Ark
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Olympia, WA
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Published 23 days ago


A Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for all aspects regarding volunteers and the organization they work for, from recruiting new volunteers and promoting volunteer opportunities to conveying the organization's purpose to the public. A Volunteer Coordinator arranges all the details of volunteering and keeps all parties informed.


We are looking for a detail-oriented and focused Volunteer Coordinator to be responsible for our database of volunteers and volunteer opportunities. The Volunteer Coordinator's responsibilities include recruiting and training new volunteers, keeping a database of volunteer information and skills, matching volunteers to opportunities that suit their skills, keeping volunteers informed, and conveying the organization's purpose to the public.


A successful Volunteer Coordinator should be meticulous about keeping records and passionate about volunteer work. You should uphold the values of our organization while ensuring the comfort of our volunteers in their positions.


Volunteer Coordinator Responsibilities:


Recruiting, training, and supervising new volunteers.

Collecting volunteer information, availability, and skills, and maintaining an up-to-date database.

Using marketing tools such as outreach programs, e-mails, and volunteer databases.

Keeping new and existing volunteers informed about the organization and volunteer opportunities.

Matching volunteers to opportunities that suit their skill sets, and ensuring they understand their responsibilities and receive the proper training.

Organizing training and leading on-the-job training.

Keeping schedules and records of volunteers' work.

Preparing codes of conduct and operating procedures to uphold the organization's values.


Assist in providing volunteers with proper recognition and appreciation.

 Assist in arranges of ongoing training sessions for volunteers.

 Assist volunteers’ positions based on their abilities and desires. 

Ensures volunteers fully comply with the policies and guidelines of Our Ark.

 Place/receives approval of Background Investigations (BI) for each volunteer. A copy of the driver’s license or state ID is required for the BI and must remain on file. 


 Link to first online training for all volunteers  to: 

 Collects and files all required documents from new volunteers. 

Additional Information ensures that volunteers have a meaningful position and are provided with opportunities to continue doing bigger and better things within Our Ark. 

On-the-job training

Brings fun and fulfillment to your life.

Developing management skills

Making our communities better to live and love 

Learn how the best in the business do what they do

Get an idea for their future career path

Build self-confidence and develop a sense of responsibility

Learn basic work skills such as collaboration,  interviewing and working with different colleagues



A Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for all aspects regarding volunteers and the organization they work for, from recruiting new volunteers and promoting volunteer opportunities to conveying the organization's purpose to the…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site
Olympia, WA, USA

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