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About the Position
Position # 3817
OrganizationSwan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary
Position Visitor Services Volunteer - Nature House Visitor Services
Location 3873 Swan Lake Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Support Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary and join an incredible community of staff and volunteers dedicated to the restoration of local lands and waters and to providing exemplary nature education to all ages. This 160 urban nature sanctuary is located in Saanich on the ancestral territories of the lk n people.
Description Visitor Service Volunteers are the first point of contact in welcoming visitors to the Sanctuary's beautiful Nature House. This includes providing Nature Sanctuary information to the public, processing gift shop sales and carrying out occasional light administrative duties.

Key Responsibilities:

•Greet visitors in person or on the phone and answer routine questions
•Process purchases and offer customer service
•Help to keep the gift shop, Nature House displays and library shelves organized

Administration –weekly designated tasks (eg. printing trail maps, updating posters in kiosk and on bulletin boards, preparing mail)
Training Details Training is provided.
Working Conditions Indoor, interpretation centre/retail setting.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 3 hour shifts available Tuesday-Saturday (10-1 and 1-4)
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Communication/Public Relations, Gardening/Environment, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s) Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Accountability, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.swanlake.bc.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact ttodesco@swanlake.bc.ca
Phone 250-479-0211
Address 3873 Swan Lake Road Victoria, V8X3W1


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