Job Posting 101828

Program Coordinator - You Can Ride 2
Goodwill Industries of Alberta
Edmonton area
11415-168 Street
closes in 5 days (Fri, 28 Jun)
part time  •  $21/hour

Job Title: You Can Ride 2 (YCR2) Program Coordinator

Job Type: Temporary, Part-time position (15-24.5 hours/week), ending April 30, 2026

Salary: $21.00/hour

 

Great Work. Great People. Great Place. GREAT Purpose.

Are you looking for a career that makes a real difference in the lives of Albertans? Do you want to be part of a growing organization with opportunities for development? Do you want to look forward to coming to work every day? Do you want to work with others to make a difference with dignity and joy?  Then Goodwill Industries of Alberta is the place for you!

 

About Goodwill & You Can Ride 2: 

Goodwill is dedicated to providing people with disabilities, and other barriers to employment, the opportunity to find meaningful employment. This is made possible as a direct result of the generosity of Albertans in our community who choose to donate to Goodwill, where these items are resold through our successful retail stores. Our dedicated, ambitious and hard-working team members are the key to our success. Through living our value of We Care and it Shows, we work together as One Amazing Team to Get Better and Better Everyday while we Make a Positive Impact in our community.

 

Since 2003, You Can Ride 2 (YCR2) has created accessible cycling opportunities for 200 children annually living with disabilities. YCR2’s goal is to ensure children with disabilities have access to an adaptive bicycle or cycling instruction, thus building independence and a barrier-free community.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Managing program administration including program administration including accurate file management, database entry and maintenance.
  • Overseeing and tracking all YCR2 program finances and transactions and communicates with the Finance Department.
  • Planning and coordinating community events and registered YCR2 programs, including scheduling and coordinating volunteers and family participants.
  • Managing all YCR2 communications via email, in person, and telephone in a timely and client-focused manner.
  • Acting as the main point of contact for correspondence with clients, volunteers, community partners, and the public.
  • Obtaining quotes, purchasing and receiving bikes and parts, while maintaining excellent vendor relations.
  • Managing program volunteers including recruitment, training, scheduling recognition, and retention.
  • Furthering YCR2’s vision by promoting YCR2’s program and mission throughout the community.
  • Researching and building relationships with stakeholders and community partners.

What you bring to the table:

  • Post-secondary education or equivalent experience in program management.
  • 1-2 years’ experience managing volunteers including recruiting, training and scheduling.
  • First aid and CPR certification is an asset.
  • Must pass criminal record check, including Vulnerable Sector Search.
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license, vehicle insurance, appropriate registration and a clean driving record is considered an asset.
  • Proficiency with Google Suite (Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms), Canva, and Mailchimp.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel and Outlook).
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada.
  • Demonstrated ability to seek out and build relationships with diverse group of stakeholders.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and problem solve while working independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with the program participants.
  • Demonstrated organization and time management abilities while meeting tight deadlines.
  • Interest in working with youth and individuals with disabilities.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule to attend YCR2 events during evenings and weekend throughout the year.

We thank all applicants for their interest in being a part of our GREAT purpose!

Goodwill Industries of Alberta is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination of any kind.

If there are any questions or you require accommodations, please contact .

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