Ski Shed Rental Assistant

(Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre)

Position ID: V-MID0532
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2022
Last Full Update: 15 Nov 2022

Opportunity Details: Ski Shed Rental Assistant

Contact Heather Keery, Event & Volunteer Coordinator, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre; Phone: 705-526-7809 ext 217; Fax: 705-526-3294; Email:

A year round environmental educational centre which is accessible to all. 

  • Help visitors with rentals of cross country skis and snowshoes 
  • Greet Visitors 
  • Take sizes or measurements, and retrieve the appropriate equipment 
  • While not highly physically demanding, some physical activity and ability is required for this position
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Benefits This is a great way to earn student volunteer hours, develop customer service skills, or give back to the community. Volunteers with Wye Marsh help us perform our mission of fostering environmental stewardship.
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Customer / Sales Services ; Nature / Environment ; Recreation & Sports ; Seasonal Support (Winter) ; Social Interaction
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Volunteers should be comfortable working outdoors, dealing with a wide variety of people in a friendly and equitable manner, and maintain a good work ethic.
Commitment Length Short Term (3 months or less) ; Volunteers are required to attend their commitment arranged with the project coordinator.
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 4 / Day
Accessibility Partially Accessible ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; While the main entrance to our building is accessible, there are areas on our property that are not fully accessible to those with physical challenges.
Location Midland
Number of Positions Midland 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Volunteers are responsible for own transportation to the Wye Marsh.
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements If volunteer is 18 years or older a police records check is required.

Agency Details: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Office Phone 705-526-7809
Fax 705-526-3294
Address & Map
16160 Hwy 12
Midland, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 100 
Midland, ON 
Canada L4R 4K6