Green Team

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The UTM Green Team is a group of students who are interested in helping out with environmental initiatives on the UTM campus.  Both work-study (paid) and volunteer positions are available.

Positions are available with UTM BikeShare!

BikeShare Coordinator

Title  BikeShare Coordinator

Department Facilities Management & Planning, University of Toronto Mississauga

Employee Group:  USW Local 1998 Casual

Faculty Division:  University of Toronto Mississauga

Description:  Casual Position- approximately 30 weeks

Hours of Work:  12 hours per week

Purpose:  This position oversees all aspects of UTM BikeShare program.

Typical duties

  • Maintain fleet of bikes in good and safe working order
  • Carry out educational repairs for members of the UTM community
  • Maintain BikeShare records, including log of rentals and repairs
  • Recruitment, training, & scheduling of volunteers
  • Ensure office is equipped with the necessary tools & supplies
  • Continue to advertise the BikeShare service to UTM students, faculty, & staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Experience:

  • Familiarity with UTM BikeShare program (e.g. volunteering experience) a strong asset
  • Familiarity with UTM’s environmental programming an asset

Skills:

  • Ability to maintain bicycles & carry out repairs
  • Experience with budgeting & grant writing an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Must be able to work independently without direct supervision

Other:  This position is open to students who are registered full-time in a degree program at the University of Toronto.

Hourly Rate

$12.73/hour + 4% vacation pay

Please apply to:  To apply, please email resume and a unique cover letter to Chelsea Dalton, Environmental/Sustainability Coordinator at chelsea.dalton@utoronto.ca.  Please specify “BikeShare Coordinator” in the subject line.

Apply by March 27, 2015.  Apply early as positions will be filled as soon as suitable candidates are found.

BikeShare Assistant

Title  BikeShare Assistant

Department Facilities Management & Planning, University of Toronto Mississauga

Employee Group:  USW Local 1998 Casual

Faculty Division:  University of Toronto Mississauga

Description:  Casual Position- approximately 30 weeks

Hours of Work:  12 hours per week

Purpose:  This position assists with day-to-day operations of the UTM BikeShare program.

Typical duties

  • Plan bicycle-related events throughout the year (usually 1-2 events in fall and 1-2 in spring)
  • Assist with promoting BikeShare to the UTM community (may include tabling at events)
  • Assist in recruiting, training, and scheduling volunteers
  • Hold office hours on a regular basis
  • Assist in maintaining BikeShare records, including log of rentals and repairs
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Experience:

  • Familiarity with UTM BikeShare program (e.g. volunteering experience) a strong asset
  • Experience planning events an asset
  • Familiarity with other UTM environmental programming an asset

Skills:

  • Must be able to work independently without direct supervision
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

Other:  This position is open to students who are registered full-time in a degree program at the University of Toronto.

Hourly Rate

$12.73/hour + 4% vacation pay

Please apply to:  To apply, please email resume and a unique cover letter to Chelsea Dalton, Environmental/Sustainability Coordinator at chelsea.dalton@utoronto.ca.  Please specify “BikeShare Assistant” in the subject line.

Apply by March 27, 2015.  Apply early as positions will be filled as soon as suitable candidates are found.

Volunteer positions are always available!

If you are interested in becoming involved with the Green Team, email green.team@utoronto.ca.  You can also join our Facebook Group.