The Southwest Region of Canine Companions was founded in 1986. We serve Arizona, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Southern California, Southern Nevada and Hawaii. The Southwest Regional Training Center is named the Dean, Gerda and Trixie Koontz Campus after our campus benefactors: bestselling author Dean Koontz, his wife and their late Golden Retriever adopted from Canine Companions after being retired from service.
SUMMARYThis position is responsible for the coordination of all regional DogFest events. This position also provides support and assistance with, regional special events including graduation ceremonies.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
REQUIRED CHARACTERISTICS• Able to perform several tasks concurrently, time management, and organizational skills.• Able to manage, network, train and motivate staff, volunteers and clientele• Able to maintain confidential information.• Able to organize and maintain detailed records; complete necessary paperwork and meet deadlines.• Excellent written and oral communication skills including public speaking• Able to work in a team environment• Proficient with computer software applications such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.• Able to learn software applications and use web-based applications.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum two to three years or more of volunteer coordination and/or special event experience.
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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