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ClimateActionWR is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture. We welcome applications from qualified persons of all genders, gender expressions, sexual orientations, ethnicities, religions, abilities, ages, and backgrounds.

Staff Opportunities

Keep an eye on this page, our social media, and our Community Action Report to stay up to date on future opportunities! We also encourage you to check out staff opportunities at Reep Green Solutions and Sustainable Waterloo Region, our two leading organizations.

Volunteer Opportunities

Community Events Team Volunteer

ClimateActionWR is looking for volunteers for our Community Events Team to help us engage with the Waterloo Region community.

Position Purpose:

Building awareness of TransformWR to the community to support local climate action and community engagement events to build momentum and action towards our TransformWR ‘30by30’ and ‘80by50’ targets

As the ClimateActionWR Community Events Team Volunteer, you will be:

Time Commitment:

Note: This role requires availability for many evenings and/or weekends. The time commitment may vary month to month, depending on peak season event demands and volunteer availability. Our team is respectful of fluctuating schedules and values open communication so we can manage expectations and adjust as needed. There may be a period of time especially in peak season (Summer & Fall) where more availability is required, whereas the rest of the year might be on an as needed basis determined by the ClimateActionWR staff team.

You should apply to join our team because:

For the full position description please click here!

Interested candidates must submit a resume and cover letter to connect@climatecationwr.ca and participate in a virtual interview with the Plan Manager and Project Coordinator or HR representative. Please note it may take us a couple of weeks to review all the applications we receive for a role.

We are always seeking enthusiastic volunteers with a passion for our mission. If we do not have a position posted, or one you are interested in, and you believe you have something to offer, please send your resume and a completed copy of our Volunteer Application Form (in a digital format) to connect@climateactionwr.ca so we can learn how you can contribute to our mission and vision.

Opportunities to Support

ClimateActionWR depends upon the support and engagement of our community. If you are interested in what we do and would like to learn more, please contact us at connect@climateactionwr.ca.

We are also always looking to support sustainability leaders in Waterloo Region. If you have a project or an opportunity that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions towards our target, please let us know at connect@climateactionwr.ca.

Everybody belongs in the future we are envisioning together, and thus, there is room for everyone in this work. There has to be. It will take significant effort and community collaboration to realize the goals outlined within them. ClimateActionWR will continue to convene partners around these strategic directions and build momentum towards change.

For our community and for generations to come.

In TransformWR, 78 action items have been identified which must be completed by 2030 to set us on the path to success. In some cases, the first step forward is to identify the lead organization for the actions. Do you see an action in TransformWR that you or an organization you are associated with would like to become involved with? Let us know! Connect with the ClimateActionWR team at connect@climateactionwr.ca

Whether we can support you, or you’d like to support us – we’d love to start a conversation with you! Reach out today.

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