Do you love volleyball? Volleyball BC is an amazing place to work, offering employees the opportunity to further the advancement of sport and athletics in British Columbia by working for a respected and fun non-profit organization.

Both full time and part time openings will be posted in the sections below as positions come available. Summer staff are required on an annual basis and the hiring process begins in February.

Full-Time Positions

Marketing and Communications Manager

There are no other positions available at this time but please feel free to check back for new opportunities in the future.

Part-Time Positions

HJSC Facility Attendants

The Harry Jerome Sports Center (HJSC) is accepting applications for Facility Attendants. These positions are ideal for post-secondary students looking for regular weekly shift(s) that complement their class schedule.

Hours
This is a part-time position.  Shifts are:
Weeknights (Mon-Fri) from 4-11:30pm.
Weekends (Sat & Sun) from 8am-4pm and 3-11:00pm

A regular weekly schedule is set at the beginning of each term/ season. Staff are expected to cover their set/ weekly shifts.  Staff may switch/cover nights as needed for flexibility.

Responsibilities
Reporting to the Facility Manager, primary responsibility include maintaining facility operations and janitorial duties while assisting with facility events and providing customer service.

The position responsibilities may include:

  • Providing assistance and customer service to facility patrons
  • Front desk responsibilities – rental groups contracts
  • Nightly cleaning and restocking of bathrooms
  • General facility cleaning and janitorial duties
  • Ensuring the premises are secure
  • Facility opening/ closing duties
  • Assisting VBC staff with various projects
  • Completing financial transactions
  • Providing general first aid attention and related paperwork
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Facility Manager

This position requires individuals who are able to work with minimal supervision and demonstrate problem solving and conflict resolution skills.

Qualifications

  • Reliable—must cover your shift(s) each week
  • Friendly—superior customer service skills as you represent Volleyball BC
  • Familiarity with the sport, tournaments, and player draws an asset
  • Standard First Aid Certification an asset
  • Access to reliable transportation (HJSC is on a bus route with stops directly outside)

Wage
$16.50/hr (hourly position)

How to apply
Please forward your resume and covering letter to the HJSC Manager (facility@volleyballbc.org)

Volleyball BC is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

League Coordinator

Volleyball BC runs Adult Indoor Leagues in the fall (September until December) and winter (January until April) seasons across the Lower Mainland.

Successful candidates will be outgoing, responsible, and hard working.  Responsibilities include assisting with net set-up, hosting captain’s meetings, communicating with league participants, collecting scores, scheduling, updating the website (including league standings on Google Docs), and facilitating prize giveaways.  League Coordinators will be in regular communication with the Adult Program Manager.

Volunteer Positions

There are no other positions available at this time. Please check back again in June for opportunities to volunteer for The Vancouver Open.

Summer Staff Positions

Our summer programs involve over five hundred teams playing in weeknight leagues and three hundred teams playing in weekend tournaments from April to August.  We are looking for enthusiastic, qualified individuals to coordinate our summer programs.  Successful candidates will be outgoing, responsible, self-motivated and strong team players.  Staff must be available to work weekends and evenings as well as a few office hours.  They must be comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions, doing some heavy lifting, and interacting with participants, staff, and volunteers.

Summer Staff Positions:

  1. Full-time Event Coordinators (up to 5 positions)
  • 35 hours/week for up to 20 weeks at $15.00/hour
  • April 15 – August 31 (start and end dates are flexible)
  • Responsibilities:
    • Coordinate events including: facilitating leagues and tournaments, set up and take down of leagues and tournaments, website upkeep, administrative office duties, planning social events, supporting high profile tournaments, completing event report forms, equipment inventory, coaching, and maintenance.
    • Marketing/promotion including: recruitment of participants, ongoing communication with participants, and special event promotion.
  • Applicants must meet the Canada Summer Jobs Eligibility Criteria
  1. Lower Mainland Summer Student (1 position)
  • 35 hours/week for up to 20 weeks at $15.00/hour
  • April 15 – August 31 (start and end dates are flexible)
  • Responsibilities:
    • Assist in coordination of youth beach tournaments and clinics including: promotion, registration, organize & set-up equipment, provide customer service for coaches & participants, develop schedule, record results
    • Assist with high performance development including: delivery of 14U & 16U Baden Cup Selection Camp, provide input for coach selection, assist Lower Mainland Regional Manager with administrative tasks
  • Applicants must meet the Canada Summer Jobs Eligibility Criteria

Qualifications

  • Knowledgeable about the game of volleyball, coaching experience is an asset
  • Good organizational, administrative, and communication skills
  • Willing to work evenings and/or weekends and flexible to travel
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proactive attitude and strong interpersonal skills
  • Education in sport administration, kinesiology, marketing, and communications an asset
  • Standard first aid certification
  • Experience with webpage and social media management is an asset
  • Event coordination or management experience

How to Apply: Send resumé and cover letter to Erinne Babcock by 9:00am on Friday, March 1st, 2019. Please indicate within your application which position(s) you are applying for.

Email: adult@volleyballbc.org

Mail or In Person: Volleyball BC, 7564 Barnet Highway, Burnaby BC, V5A 1E7.

Note: Only applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted.