Volunteer with us!

We often search for community minded individuals with strong communication skills and a passion for waste reduction.

Our team is made of up passionate waste-fighting warriors who bring their professional expertise across various areas in the business. All of the roles are created, not only to help promote plastic-free solutions, but to provide first-hand, career-enhancing experience. Each core team member has the opportunity to shine, with the autonomy to make decisions and truly make a difference in their community.

Hear from some of our people, past and present, on what it means to volunteer with Plastic-Free YYC:

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We are currently looking to fill the following core positions:

Executive Director (Volunteer)
Are you a self-starting, passionate Earthling looking to make a change in our world? We are looking for the newest face of the organization to bring their leadership strength and superb communication skills to help fight this ever-growing problem of plastic waste. Working directly with the Board to create and lead a strategic operations plan that meets our vision, showcase your leadership skills and knowledge to our community and take your budding career to the next level. Your a driven, enthusiastic team motivator with excellent decision making capabilities and problem-solving skills. In all essence, the Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of our organization. This is a perfect role for someone in the beginning to middle level of their career, a role to truly showcase your skills and expand your opportunities in leadership.


Social Media Engagement Coordinator (volunteer)
Help keep the engaging waste-free content flowing in this role with Plastic-Free YYC. Bring your creative writing skills, social-savviness and plastic-free passion to help create awesome content to be used on our digital channels social media. This role offers tremendous growth and learning opportunities for those looking to expand their skills in marketing, communications, and content development.

Join our team today!

Plastic-Free YYC stands for creating and offering equal opportunities and we do not discriminate against any volunteer or applicant for employment based on race, colour, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, family status, genetic characteristics, disability, or conviction for an offence for which a pardon has been granted or in respect of which a record suspension has been ordered. (Canadian Human Rights Act, s 3).

Email info@plasticfreeyyc.com with any questions.

Get to know our team.