VOLUNTEER

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At the Sailing Science Center our volunteers make everything possible! The SSC is now at more than eighty team members and growing. Volunteers enjoy monthly educational, social and sailing events where they can meet and mingle with other contributors.

Click here to get involved!


We're looking for people who have positive attitudes, are responsive, and maintain high standards of integrity and accountability. We seek both both individuals and groups. Below are just a few of the roles we're looking to fill.

POSTINGS

ONGOING ROLES
Non-Profit Finance Specialist

We are seeking a volunteer with financial experience in the non-profit sector. Expected time commitment: 2-4 hours per month. Click here to apply.

Prepare a Monthly Blurb for the Treasure Island News

We are seeking a volunteer to write one to two paragraphs per month to go into the Treasure Island news. Expected time commitment: 1-2 hours per month. Click here to apply.

Public Relations* (Posted September 10, 2019)
We are seeking a person who is passionate about spreading the word of a cause they believe in. Their primary responsibilities would include researching and managing potential news outlets and promoting stories about the Sailing Science Center. Bonus points for developing a strategy for the type of content that will hook journalists.
Expected time commitment: 2-3 hours per week. Click
here to apply.

Social Media Manager* (Posted September 10, 2019)
This role is for a digital native who loves connecting with other sailors and scientists online. Their primary responsibilities would include creating social-media friendly content about the SF SSC and our fundraising event on a regular basis, posting said content and responding to feedback from users.
Expected time commitment: 2-3 hours per week Click here
to apply.
 

Project Management* (Posted September 10, 2019)

We are seeking someone who likes achieving goals and making sure things stay on track. Their primary responsibilities would include helping their team define objectives and deliverables, developing timelines and helping to keep project sub-committees working in harmony (and on schedule). Expected time commitment: 2-3 hours per week. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

Volunteer Coordinator (Posted September 20, 2019)

We are seeking a volunteer to help with outreach to new volunteer applicants, finding best fits, on-boarding selected candidates and managing those people to make productive contributions. This role requires an independent and responsible worker. It is anticipated to evolve into a paid position in the next 12 months. Expected time commitment: 0-8 hours per week depending on signups, which peak when we hold events. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

 

Web Developer

We are seeking a volunteer with experience in WordPress to port the SSC website to that platform and to help with adding and maintaining content. Expected time commitment: 4-8 hours per month after initial porting. Position Filled!

Create a Monthly Banner for the SSC News

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in the graphic arts to create a monthly banner for the SSC News. Expected time commitment: 1-3 hours per month. Position Filled!

Email Marketing Analyst (Posted July 13, 2019)

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in Microsoft Excel to create models to track and understand email marketing trends. Expected time commitment: 2-4 hours initially. 1-2 hours per month thereafter. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

*This is a temporary position to help us prepare for an upcoming event. The role will last less than 3 months.

 

PROJECTS

Organize SSC Images Folder

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in organizing and managing computer files to organize and tag images in the SSC Images Folder. Expected time commitment: 4-6 hours. Click here to apply.

Design SSC Thank You Notes

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in the graphic arts to create one or more unique and classy designs for our SSC Thank You Notes. Expected time commitment: 2-6 hours. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

Design SSC Birthday Cards

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in the graphic arts to create one or more unique and classy designs for our SSC Birthday Cards. Expected time commitment: 2-6 hours. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

Design SSC Holiday Cards

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in the graphic arts to create one or more unique and classy designs for our SSC Holiday Cards. Expected time commitment: 4-8 hours. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

Create an SSC Wikipedia Page

We are seeking a volunteer with writing expertise to create an SSC Wikipedia page. Expected time commitment: 8-16 hours. Position Filled!

Database/Cloud Solutions Expert

We are seeking a volunteer with expertise in database and cloud solutions for researching, recommending, and setting up a database for tracking and managing the SSC exhibit development. Expected time commitment: 4-8 days. Click here to apply. Position Filled!

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San Francisco, CA 94130

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