Volunteer Recruitment

Spurwink Island Path

Gord Follett

Oct 5, 2023

Volunteer Recruitment

The East Coast Trail Association is a registered charity established to provide a wilderness hiking experience by developing and maintaining the East Coast Trail, promoting public access, minimizing its impact on the natural environment and protecting it for future generations. The East Coast Trail Association office is located in St. John’s, NL.

Project Managers Wanted

The ECT is seeking Project Managers to volunteer with us. We are a project-focused organization with the goal of long-term success and sustainability, and to do this we must continue to grow and evolve our project management expertise. If you are a Project Manager, and you love the ECT, and you want to give back while expanding your PM horizons without changing jobs, then we have a volunteer opportunity for you. We offer learning and growth opportunities either as a stand-alone project manager or as a member of our executive team. So, if you are interested in making a difference in your community and helping us to achieve the sustainability of the East Coast Trail, then contact us to explore the possibilities and the potential to make a positive change in your life.

Volunteers needed to manage and care for the trail

The 336 km ECT will turn 30 years old in May 2024. We have delivered to market a world-class, destination wilderness hiking trail that is second to none in the world. Our challenge from this point forward is to demonstrate that we can sustain what we have developed, and to achieve this goal, we need the support, expertise and commitment of a healthy volunteer organization. So, if you love the ECT, and you want to give back, while expanding your horizons without changing jobs, this is your opportunity to support a good cause and make a difference in your community, a chance to work with a fantastic team. We can offer you an enriching volunteer work experience that will make a positive change in your life, in anyone of the following committees, from an entry-level position on to the Executive Committee.

  • Trail Management
  • Trail Protection
  • Stakeholder Relations
  • Community Relations
  • Legal & Corporate Secretary
  • Fundraising & Revenue
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Volunteers & Membership
  • Finance & Administration
  • Governance & Oversight

Contact us to explore the possibilities.