Volunteer Opportunities

Engagement Groups Call for Community Volunteers

The City of Kamloops is seeking applications from Kamloops residents who are interested in serving on a volunteer basis for the following engagement group.

Revitalization Tax Exemption (RTE) Engagement Group

Current opening for 2 community members (four meetings per year)

Engagement groups meet at least four times per year. They are working/advisory groups that consist of City staff and representatives from the public. The City is looking for community members with the following experience and attributes:

  • experience in the particular Engagement Group’s related fields or sectors
  • experience working with City staff on plans, projects, and initiatives
  • demonstrated independent and innovative thinkers
  • proven collaborators who offer constructive ideas in group dialogue
  • demonstrated track record of commitment to the community

The RTE Engagement Group supports the work of the Development and Sustainability Committee, which is chaired by Councillor Singh. To apply, please email Emily Nelson at enelson@kamloops.ca by 4:00 pm, Friday, February 21, 2020 and include the information listed below.

  • email subject line: "Revitalization Taxation Exemption Engagement Group Application"
  • a cover letter detailing how your experience and/or attributes meet the needs of the group
  • a brief resumé detailing your experience

Sustainable Kamloops Green Team Volunteer Program

The City of Kamloops Sustainability Team is looking for motivated citizens who are enthusiastic about sustainable initiatives and are committed to serve the community through various initiatives including, but not limited to promoting waste reduction, water conservation, active transportation, and air quality. 

Read the full Green Team Volunteer description for details of the role and responsibilities and required skills and training.

Interested applicants can submit the application directly to Jaimi Garbutt. 


Volunteer with our Crime Prevention team


Become a Snow Angel


Get involved in one of our Neighbourhood Safety programs


Join your Neighbourhood Association (or start one if it doesn't exist yet!)


Become an Auxiliary Firefighter


Volunteer with Emergency Support Services


For current volunteer opportunities throughout Kamloops, visit Volunteer Kamloops or Kamloops Sports Council.