Volunteer Positions

With the Association:

Provincial Engineering and Geoscience Week (PEGW)
- Multiple Positions
The 2017 Provincial Engineering and Geoscience Week (PEGW) is held across Canada and is held in part with National Engineering Month which is recognized for the month of March. In Manitoba, PEGW is held to promote engineering and geoscience as career choices, celebrate engineering and geoscience within our province and to draw attention to the vital role that engineering and Geoscience play in our daily lives.
École River Heights School Science Fair
- Judges Needed
The science fair will be taking place on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 from 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at École River Heights School. Judges are needed in a variety of categories such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Math/Tech, Environment etc., from 8:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 12:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. or the whole day. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. If interested please contact for more information.
The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race (GNCTR) is the largest student run engineering competition in Canada. Dating back to 1975, this competition brings together over 400 engineering students from technical institutions across Canada and the USA. These students will be given the opportunity to apply and develop their skills in design, technical writing, networking, and management by designing, building, and racing a toboggan with a running surface made entirely of concrete. The committee is looking for volunteers to assist with the event taking place in Winnipeg the week of February 8 - 12, 2017.
2017 Canada Summer Games
Multiple Positions
The 2017 Canada Summer Games are coming to Winnipeg July 28 to August 13, 2017 and the Games Host Society needs 5,500 Games-time volunteers for the largest multi-sport and cultural event ever hosted in Winnipeg. All volunteer positions will be listed on the online application form, with positions available in Winnipeg, Gimli, and Kenora, ON and will include: customer service representatives, dining room attendants, security, transportation, ushers, ticket takers and so much more! Volunteer registration starts online Tuesday September 6th, 2016 at
Association Committees Committees cover a wide variety of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba functions. If a committee is looking to fill a specific vacancy they will post an item on this page.
Association Chapters Arrange special events and professional development opportunities. In addition to Winnipeg chapters, there are 4 regional ones. Contact a chapter to apply.

Other Volunteering Opportunities

Refer to each organization's website for the most current information:

Canadian Executive Services Organization (CESO) Seeking professional Engineers with an ISO / Quality Management & Manufacturing background to provide consulting experience to client businesses and organizations in developing nations, new free markets, and Canadian Aboriginal communities.
Commitment: Approx. 1-3 weeks per assignment.
Compensation: We pay all assignment related expenses and insurance.
Engineers Without Borders Help developing communities help themselves, such as provide them with cleaner water and access to useful technology.
Get Volunteering Use this site to match yourself with a volunteer opportunity in your area, and to learn how to volunteer effectively.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Winnipeg Section Network with peers and learn new technical skills by joining the world's leading professional association for technological advancement. The Winnipeg section includes Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario.
International HOPE Canada Inc. All are welcome to refurbish medical equipment on Wednesday and Saturday mornings. This equipment will be shipped internationally, wherever it's needed.
Junior Achievement of Manitoba Seeking professionals to help high school students undertake entrepreneurial projects. Consider volunteering for a specific Junior Achievement program, such as the Company Program.
Manitoba Schools' Science Symposium To keep this familiar and fun educational event running, join the Symposium's Board of Directors or planning committee.
Public Policy Forum (PPF) Improve the Canadian government by improving communication between public, private, and voluntary sectors. The PPF is independent and not-for-profit.
RedR Canada Help disaster victims by selecting, training, providing competent and efficient personnel to humanitarian aid agencies world-wide.
Tetra Society of North America Develop devices to help people with disabilities.
International Centre for Technical & Vocational Education & Training (UNEVOC) Help Member States of the United Nations develop practices and policies to make sure their education systems match the needs of the working world.
Volunteer Canada Increase volunteerism and civic participation by contributing to ongoing programs, special projects, and national initiatives.
Volunteer Manitoba Strengthen communities by working with all kinds of partners, including government, researchers, and businesses, to name a few.
Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce By increasing the Chamber's membership and by sharing any ideas and expertise you have, you will improve the prospect for local businesses to network and to earn more customers.
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