Jobs in the Field

Last Updated: November 23, 2015


Post date: 11/20/15
Volunteer Coordinator and ZooTeen Supervisor
Work must be done on site.

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for providing support to the Volunteer Manager to ensure the success of the Phoenix Zoo’s Volunteer Program and for directly overseeing the ZooTeen Program and corporate volunteer groups. The Volunteer Coordinator is also responsible for providing administrative support for the Volunteer Program, which includes email and phone communication and database management.

For more information:


Post date: 10/23/15
Volunteer Program Coordinator
San Francisco
Work must be done on site.

Our ideal candidate will share our passion for volunteerism, bringing demonstrated experience in volunteer management. You’ll be equally comfortable working indoors and outdoors with volunteers of all backgrounds, affiliations, and walks of life. You’ll bring strong organizational and planning skills to continue to grow and improve volunteer opportunities within the Presidio. CVA certification from the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration is a big plus. Please visit for a full description.

For more information:

The Presidio Trust is an equal opportunity employer, offering a competitive benefits package. To apply call (415) 561-5300 (Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm) to request an application package, OR download the application from our website,, and mail the application to Human Resources, Presidio Trust, P.O. Box 29052, San Francisco, CA 94129-0052.


Post date: 11/5/15
Volunteer Coordinator
Work must be done on site.

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for coordinating (recruitment and placement) of the more than 250 volunteers who support BGCG.

For more information:

Email a cover letter and resume to: Bobby Walker, Jr - CEO


Post date: 11/16/15
Volunteer Engagement Coordinator
Work must be done on site.

Job Summary
This position is responsible to connect with local and national sources for potential volunteers; meet with program coordinators to assess and respond to team needs. The VEC specializes in recruitment, orientation and coordination, liaising with host departments, debriefing and evaluating volunteers.
• College degree in related field or equivalent experience.
• Minimum of three years of experience coordinating multiple simultaneous projects
• Minimum two years of experience recruiting and coordinating volunteers.
• Valid Passport
• Demonstrated skills in systems set up and management.
• Medical knowledge or experience highly preferred.
• Experience with multi-media and database programs.
• Commitment to Medical Teams International mission statement.

For more information:

To learn more about this position and to apply online please visit

Post date: 10/21/15
Manager Volunteer Engagement
Work must be done on site.

Job Summary
The Volunteer Engagement Team recruits, recognizes, and re-engages over 2,500 volunteers annually in support of MTI programs and services. Volunteers are integral for Mobile Dental, Distribution Center, Real.Life.Exhibit, Events and Speakers Bureau and office work in Washington and Oregon; as well as for medical/dental service and training, community impact (work), and disaster response opportunities internationally.  Volunteer engagement should be transformational for both the volunteer and the host where they work.   The Manager of Volunteer Engagement is a senior position, providing leadership to the volunteer team and aligning volunteer support with stakeholder requirements throughout MTI.



  • College degree in related field (business, social services, public health).
  • Eight years working with volunteer or related programs
  • Minimum five years managing a large volunteer program including responsibility for budget and planning, financial management, communication, staff supervision.
  • Experience building a high performing work team
  • Driver’s license and valid passport is required
  • CVA/CAVS or willingness to acquire certification is added value 
  • Managing volunteer programs including supervising paid and volunteer staff
  • Three years in the medical field
  • Experience managing paid staff, e.g., volunteer recruiters & coordinators
  • Commitment to Medical Teams International mission statement 
For more information:

To learn more about this position and to apply please visit our website at


Post date: 9/8/15
Volunteer Coordinator
Work must be done on site.

Phipps is seeking a full-time Volunteer Coordinator to organize volunteer service in all areas of the Conservatory. The Volunteer Coordinator will recruit, interview, place, evaluate and supervise all volunteers. This role will also plan and conduct regular orientation and continuing education, as well as track statistics and develop department strategies.

The successful candidate must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team, with excellent writing and communications skills. Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years’ experience in coordinating volunteers is required. The candidate must have or must obtain Certification in Volunteer Administration (CVA) within 12 months of hire.

For more information:

Qualified candidates should email a resume, cover letter and salary history to or mail to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Human Resources Department, One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. No telephone calls, please.


Post date: 5/26/15
AmeriCorps member
Work must be done on site.

Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps - This program places individuals with nonprofit organizations across Wisconsin to build and strengthen volunteer programs. Individuals will receive focused training in volunteer management then assist with such tasks as: recruiting, training and supervising volunteers; creating volunteer handbooks, application forms, and brochures; writing position descriptions; updating website content and coordinating social media; and other (non-volunteer) tasks specific to the mission of the nonprofit. Positions are full-time 35-40 hours per week and include benefits.

For more information:

Contact Brian Blahnik, Director at or call 715-221-8403

United Kingdom

Post date: 10/12/15
Guide Dogs Volunteering Consultant
Work must be done on site.

As a Volunteering Consultant you will promote, develop and support the effective use of volunteers in order to enable and enhance mobility services, fundraising, marketing and communications delivered by the Mobility Teams. You will be accountable for supporting targets, enabling the delivery of strategic aims and department / local team business plans. Within this role you will co-ordinate and administer (in collaboration with other key departments) all aspects of recruitment, induction, training and development of volunteers. 

For more information:

You can find full details and apply on our website:


Post date: 4/9/15
Account Manager
Work must be done on site.

Soconomist a non profit based in Singapore which since 2012 has been sending volunteers to teach in poor, rural schools in Cambodia, Philippines, Myanmar and China. We are looking for Account Managers who can help us grow both the tours and volunteering. Your job will be to identify target audiences and effective marketing channels and get sign ups.


For more information:

If you think this is a good fit for you, and you could do a great job, talk to us now: 
+65 97349 222


Post date: 10/6/15
Volunteer Services Internship
Fort Worth
Work must be done on site.

Position Objective: Provide intern with a hands-on experience of volunteer management in a non-profit, medical environment, as well as a variety of other opportunities for personal and professional growth and hands-on learning.

For more information:

To apply, please click on the following link:


Post date: 9/4/15
Project Manager
El Porvenir, Atlantida
Work must be done on site.

The In-Country Project Manager manages and guides the international volunteers who work with Honduras Child Alliance in El Porvenir. The project manager is essential to the stability and smooth operation of the volunteer-powered programs. The on-site manager lives in the Beach House, welcomes all incoming volunteers, gives an orientation and tour, schedules the volunteers for each location, runs a weekly staff meeting and planning meeting and handles the little and big things that come up each day. The position requires strong face-to-face people skills and an upbeat attitude since the manager is our eyes, ears and "front-person" in El Porvenir. You will receive housing (private room and bath), free wifi and phone and a stipend of 500 HNL (about $25 USD) per week for food.

For more information:

Contact us at and will will arrange a Skype interview.


Post date: 4/14/15
Marketing & Volunteer Management Intern
Work must be done on site.

Intern will help in marketing and in volunteer management of daily planning and schedules, coordinate with the team for their accommodation meals and other requirements. Stipend provided or accommodation and food free.

For more information:

Send resume to, Interviews will be on Skype.


Post date: 11/9/14
Team Leader
Art in Tanzania

Art in Tanzania is an NGO operating in several locations in Tanzania. The main focus areas are e.g. education, orphan care, HIV awereness and so on.

Team leader will assist the management and develop our community program. Tasks can include for example:

  • organizing activities for volunteers
  • contact new volunteers and give orintation
  • assisting in budgeting and logistics

Team leader is required to work at least 3 months. Flights are self-funded. Art in Tanzania will refund visa and work permit. Accommodation and food are provided.

For more information:

Contact our team leader Sandra for more information as soon as