The Winnipeg Repair Education and Cycling Hub (WRENCH) is currently looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to assist with programming and day to day operations of The WRENCH. The term of the position is March 1, 2013 – January 1, 2014 with the possibility of renewal. The position is 28 hrs/week @ $17/hr.

The WRENCH envisions a city where everyone is empowered to enjoy bicycles. They work to create stronger, healthier communities by removing barriers to building, repairing and maintaining bicycles with a focus on educating youth.

Job Description:

  • Volunteer management and communications.
  • Conduct outreach with schools, youth groups, community organizations and cycling groups.
  • Deliver programming as needed Update website Develop educational resource materials
  • Prepare project reports and attend monthly board meetings
  • Administrative and office management duties as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: The ideal candidate would have at:

  • Experience coordinating volunteers and leading workshops
  • Background in bike repair and familiarity with community bike shops
  • be self-direct and able to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and conflict management skills.
  • Experience working with non-profit/community organizations and boards
  • Awareness and sensitivity to issues of marginalization (sexism, racism, classism) and cultural diversity
  • Experience working with Aboriginal and newcomer communities
  • Experience working with youth and knowledge of community based youth serving organizations
  • Experience building consensus within and between organizations

Application deadline: Monday, February 11th, 2013
Please submit resume and cover letter by email to The WRENCH Personnel Committee at