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Position #: 1803
OrganizationCity Green Solutions
Position: Volunteer Board Members - General Members & Board Secretary - City Green Solutions Board of Directors
Location: 214-620 View Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: City Green Solutions is an enterprising non-profit organization with a mission to excite, inspire and lead British Columbians in finding energy and GHG reduction solutions. We are currently looking for individuals with an interest in advancing building energy efficiency and GHG reduction to serve as a volunteer on the Board of Directors as a general board members or secretary.
Description: GENERAL BOARD MEMBERS:
• Demonstrated interest in energy conservation and the work of City Green
• Be informed of the services provided by City Green Solutions and publicly support them
• Prepare for, and participate in, the discussions and the deliberations of the board
• Experience in website development, business IT systems, advertising, social-marketing and
business development is an asset
• Be aware and abstain from any conflict of interest. Individuals working for business or
organizations that offer similar services and programs are not encouraged to apply

BOARD SECRETARY DUTIES:
• Ability to familiarize yourself with organizational legal documents
o Draft a monthly agenda
o Organize meeting dates and sending out the meeting notice and tracking RSVP’s
o Take meeting minutes. Review and verify accuracy of the meetings minutes with ED and
Chair, then circulates to all Directors
o Assist with maintaining records of the board meetings
Training Details: Board experience an asset, but not required. The board is open to mentoring younger board members who have demonstrated an interest/passion for sustainability issues.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: Attendance and active participation at monthly board meetings (typically the 3rd or 4th
Wednesday or Thursday of the month) from 5:30 to 7 pm (downtown Victoria). A time commitment of (on average) three hours per month, including meeting preparation,
meeting attendance and/or participating in a board committee.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Leadership/Management, Office Work
Skill(s): Community Knowledge/Awareness, Creative Thinking, Thought Leadership (Innovation), Stewardship, Building
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.citygreen.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Peter Sundberg
Phone: 250-381-9995
Address: 620 View Street Victoria, V8W 1J6

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