eMERGE Guelph

Events/Outreach Team

Time Commitment: varies depending on upcoming events

Job Purpose

eMERGE Guelph is looking for a team of volunteers to engage Guelph citizens and facilitate events and presentations that promote the eMERGE brand and the Home Tune-Up program.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties can include any or all of the following:

  • Bringing staff ideas to life by orchestrating events for eMERGE
  • Being present and engaging at tabling events
  • Helping with/facilitating presentations at local businesses, organizations and schools
  • Set-up and take-down on event days
  • Working to promote the Home Tune-Up Program and a positive community view of eMERGE
  • Contributing an assigned portion of the monthly newsletter
  • Assisting in planning EcoMarket 2017

Key Skills Required

  • In depth knowledge about eMERGE and what we do
  • Outgoing personality is a must
  • Ability to coordinate events with little support from staff
  • Passion for sustainability and conservation
  • Experience in event planning is an asset
  • Availability in the afternoon, evenings and weekends is ideal
  • Access to a vehicle is an asset