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About the Position
Position #: 17772
OrganizationCity of Kitchener
Position: Outdoor Winter Rink Volunteer
Location: Various locations in Kitchener
Impact Statement: To proudly provide valued services and build community and Corporate capacity by inspiring volunteers, staff, elected officials and all community members to be active contributions to Kitchener’s Community Vision.
Description: Imagine a clear winter day; a perfect day for gathering friends and family, walking down the street to your neighbourhood outdoor winter rink and lacing up your skates. There are more than 30 outdoor rinks for everyone to enjoy each winter and without the over 350 dedicated volunteers that maintain and lovely care them; one of our favourite winter pastimes would not occur.

Maintaining these rinks require many hands to flood, clear snow and maintain a safe place for their neighbourhood to skate.

Becoming a volunteer is easy!

Step 1: Find an outdoor winter rink near you: www.kitchener.ca/outdoorrinks

Step 2: Call 519-741-2200 ext. 7389 or email lisa.collins@kitchener.ca

Great opportunity for families to volunteer together!
Requirements: Physical Demand, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: An orientation to the organization and position is provided by the Coordinator.
Working Conditions: Outdoors at community winter rinks.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Varies and depends on weather. Typically starts in December through March
3-6 hours per week (hours will increase if fewer volunteers are on your committee)
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Maintenance/Trades, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Accountability, Maintaining Equipment
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.kitchener.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Mark Harris
Phone: 519-741-2200 Ext. 7389
Address: 200 King Street West Kitchener, N2G 4G7
Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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