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Keep Residents Warm this Winter!

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Until   Jun 21, 2017

Description

Volunteer position title:
Home Energy Assistance Volunteer
York County Community Action Corporation (YCCAC)
6 Spruce St., PO Box 72
Sanford, ME 04073

Organization's mission: The mission of York County Community Action Corporation is to alleviate the effects of poverty, attack its underlying causes, and to promote the dignity and self-sufficiency of the people of York County, Maine.

Tasks:

  • Answers telephone calls and schedules Fuel Assistance appointments
  • Processes mail and other program-related documents
  • Collates and reviews required documentation for Fuel Assistance applications
  • Provides appropriate referrals to other departments within the agency
  • Explains strategies to assist households to conserve and reduce energy consumption.

Qualities, experience & skills needed by the volunteers: High school diploma or GED preferred. General knowledge of routine office procedure. Confidentiality is a requirement of this position. Exemplary customer service skills. Ability to pay close attention to detail. Must be a team player. Training opportunities available.

Number of volunteers needed: three

When will the volunteer(s) work?: Varying shifts, but office hours are 8-5 PM.

Length of Commitment: August-May (but opportunities exist for continuation if interested)

Benefits: Computer training, LIHEAP (program) training, sense of satisfaction helping people stay warm through the cold winter months

FMI: Contact Ericka Sanborn, Volunteer Coordinator, at 459-2938 or email Ericka.sanborn@yccac.org.

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