Seeking a Volunteer Coordinator


Love music, fun, community radio and volunteering as much as we do at CJMP?

Lucky day¬†‚ÄĒ Powell River Community Radio¬†is seeking a Volunteer Coordinator !

Love helping people find their voice? We are also looking a dynamic, dedicated, energetic individual who can take on the position of Volunteer Coordinator as well as Volunteers.

CJMP’s Volunteer Coordinator’s primary duty would be to grow our volunteer community by ‚ÄĒ HAVING¬†FUN!¬†

We see a Volunteer Coordinator working in partnership with CJMP Staff to:

~  Coordinate and organize events promoting CJMP as a great place to volunteer
~  Maintain a database of volunteer information e.g. progress, achievements
~  Develop and revise volunteer job descriptions
~  Liaise with student and community groups to recruit a diverse group of volunteers
~  Run regular volunteer orientation sessions
~  Promote CJMP in the community
~  Develop and organize volunteer recognition initiatives
~  Develop and organize fundraising initiatives

An awesome CJMP Volunteer Coordinator will have a well-rounded skillset including:
2. The ability to be a self-directed worker or a rockin’ team player as needed
4. A love of fundraising & working in a volunteer-driven environment
5. Strong research, communication & time management skills
6. The ability to train volunteers from diverse backgrounds within an anti-oppressive framework
7. Computer¬†skills including familiarity with creating and maintaining documents, wiki’s &¬†blogs.
8.¬†Have some knowledge of¬†CJMP’s¬†listening community &¬†a basic familiarity/interest in Campus/Community radio

Time Commitment:  2-3 hours per week

How to Apply:
Please submit your resume and cover letter attention: Station Manager at

Successful applicants will be contacted by email and invited in for an informal interview. No calls please!

Please note: this is an unpaid position.

Who we are:

CJMP is a listener-supported community radio station. As a non-profit alternative to mainstream media, we engage, educate, entertain, challenge, and provide community access to the airwaves. Our vision is to engage and help produce an informed, creative, active and open community with CJMP-FM as its hub. In other words, CJMP is at the centre of a creative alternative media maelstrom. What fun!

Please read our full Mission/Vision/Purposes Statement here.




Giovanni Spezzacatena

About the author: Giovanni Spezzacatena (aka Rabideye) was volunteer for CJMP and programmer of 1000 Tiny Magnets and of Sunshine Yellow prior to that. His site:


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