New Volunteer Opportunities
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Volunteerism plays an important role here at Marion County, helping to build our relationship with citizens while building our capacity to deliver important services and supports. We are fortunate as we benefit from a community committed to civic engagement, and many volunteers make significant contribution in time, energy and expertise.
Marion County offers a wide variety of program and event volunteer opportunities, as well as opportunities to serve on an advisory boards, committee or task force. Opportunities vary by department, and by the time of the year. We have spotlighted a few current opportunities here, but you can find more information on our Ongoing Opportunities page.
Spotlight on Volunteer Opportunities
These are just a sample of new requests for volunteers, please visit the ongoing opportunities page for a list of recruitments by department. Find more information about open board positions on the Advisory Boards page.
Environmental Services, Public Works Storm Drain Marking
Volunteers will learn about the storm water system in Marion County while installing storm water drain markers, and mapping their location. Interested individuals who are able to work independently, walk and stand for long periods of time, and use a caulking gun can apply here. In order to fill this volunteer position, applicants must have the ability to pick up supplies at our Public Works location in Salem, and drive to various locations throughout Marion County.
Marion County Emergency Management, Citizens Corp
Join a network of coordinated volunteers who are working along side Marion County Emergency Management staff and local first responders to strengthen our ability to prevent, respond and recover from emergencies and disasters. Find out more about Marion County's Community Emergency Response Teams, Medical Reserve Corp, Auxiliary Radio Emergency Service volunteer opportunities
Are you interested in the Criminal Justice System? Do you have a kind, patient disposition? Would you like to become a crime victim advocate in Marion county and help victims of crime navigate the criminal justice process? Work along side prosecutors acting as a liaison to relay case information and provide support, information and resource referral to victims. Training sessions are held in January, March and September. Find out
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