Volunteer Coordinator/Social Media Assistant

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Program Timing: Ongoing / Location: St. Paul, Minnesota

Work in a car repair shop!
The Lift Garage provides low cost car repairs to low income Minnesotans.
The Volunteer Coordinator and Social Media Assistant reports to the Office and Customer Relations Manager and will regularly perform the following job duties:
• Develop volunteer position descriptions and application materials
• Recruit volunteers through community outreach
• Interview and screen volunteers to match their interests with The Lift Garage needs
• Provide orientation and training to volunteers and assist with supervision during scheduled volunteer shifts
• Retain volunteers through regular communication and recognition
• Manage social media accounts for The Lift Garage, including Facebook and Twitter
• Communicate with website vendor to manage content and update website as necessary
• Assist Service Writers with daily tasks, helping to answer phones, greet customers, sign for incoming parts, receive payments, provide hospitality, etc.
• Assist with data entry as needed
• Attend community based events, assisting with meetings and public speaking engagements
• Attend organization-wide fundraising events and assist at special events as requested
• Participate in committees of the Board of Directors, sometimes falling outside of typical work hours
• Punctuality and good attendance
• Patience, kindness, empathy and hospitality
• Conflict resolution and effective communication skills
• Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively
• Computer skills with Microsoft Office and ability to quickly learn RO Writer software