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.

We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

Board Members (3 positions available. Minimum 1 year commitment, up to 5 hours a month)
Join our board of directors to support the strategic direction of the organization. Bring your passion for a sustainable community, your dedication to creating change, and your ability to lead to our board. Role requires attendance to quarterly meetings, some board administration tasks, and an engaged representation of Plastic-Free YYC within our community. There are general Board Member positions and specific roles, including secretary available.

Executive Director (minimum 1 year commitment, up to 30 hours a month)
Are you passionate about the environment? Are you experienced in leading a team and delivering quality experiences for the Plastic Free Volunteer team? We are looking for someone to fill the volunteer position of Executive Director! The role requires the ability to deliver quality leadership to a team to provide workshops, content and community building to the City of Calgary.

General Volunteer (no minimum commitment, flexible hours)
Are you looking to join a community of like minded people? Do you have time or talent to give? We’re looking for volunteers to help grow the plastic free YYC community.

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.