Community Host

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You make our visitors feel welcome!

The Community Host helps set a welcoming, respectful, and safe tone for our building, located at 580 Main Street. Specifically, the Community Host will:

  • Greet all visitors and provide information and referral, both internally and externally
  • Deliver a secure and safe environment to staff and visitors to the building
  • Schedule bookings and interact with clients to develop relationships
  • Complete set-up/take-down activities relating to use of the main floor Learning Centre and, as requested, other areas of the building
  • Carry out general care and maintenance of the main floor
  • Assist with organizational projects, as requested and available

We are currently looking to fill two positions:

  • Part-time
    • Thursday, 3:00 – 6:30 pm but can go as late as 10:00 pm and weekend shifts starting as early as 7:30 am and end as late as 9:00 pm. Daytime availability during the week is an asset (7:00am-3:00pm)
  • Casual
    • Day/evening and weekends with the ability to work from 7:00am to 6:30 pm and as late as 10:00pm on event nights.


As the successful candidate, you will have a demonstrated ability to work respectfully with a diverse range of individuals. You will also possess the following:

  • Minimum of five years of experience working with the public, preferably as a front desk clerk, security guard or other similar capacity
  • Current certificate in Emergency First Aid/CPR
  • Certificate in non-violent crisis intervention or conflict resolution
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Familiarity with MS Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Eagerness to take initiative and demonstrate imagination and resourcefulness
  • Grade 12 education or equivalency
  • Ability to produce clear criminal record check and child abuse registry check

United Way Winnipeg is committed to achieving and maintaining a workforce that reflects the demographics of the communities we serve. Applicants are encouraged to self-declare.

Please include a cover letter and resume with your application. Posting closes November 29, 2019.

To apply, please visit our website at

Due to the urgent need to fill this position, we will be interviewing candidates as we receive resumes. Only those being considered for the selection process will be contacted.


29 Nov 2019
United Way Winnipeg
Winnipeg  Manitoba