Volunteer Tech Ambassadors

Open Opportunity

About

Provide one-on-one technology support to help seniors and neighbors living in affordable housing in the Portland area stay connected through technology. 

BENEFITS: 

  • Enjoy the rewarding experience of helping CFPA participants stay connected with their community and essential services.

  • Help people in our community build basic technology skills needed to achieve healthy aging and live independently.

  • Be a part of a dynamic team helping enrich the lives of older adults and Portland area residents in affordable housing units. 

  • Provide an important service to help achieve our mission of enriching the lives of those we serve.

DUTIES & ACTIVITIES: 

  • Provide one-on-one technical support to individuals to help them access services and stay connected through technology

  • Meet with individuals either remotely over the phone or Zoom, or meet in person at Hollywood Senior Center or at individual residences in Portland

  • Troubleshoot technical support issues with participants and walk them through solutions

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS: 

  • Tech Savvy and skilled at using a variety of devices and platforms such as Zoom, PCs, tablets, iPhones, Android phones, and more.

  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to clearly communicate information over the phone

  • Ability to patiently support and teach individuals with limited technical knowledge

  • Commitment to the Community for Positive Aging’s mission and values, including promoting diversity, equality, and inclusion

  • Up-to-date on Covid-19 vaccination for in-person activities

TIME COMMITMENT:  1 to 4 hours per week

LOCATION:  Hollywood Senior Center and Portland area

APPLICATION: Click here to apply! https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?AP=182140888  

Or contact us at 503.288.8303 to request a volunteer application by mail.

Approval
Organizer will approve registrants
Requirement Details
Commitment: weekly or episodic
Sustainable Development Goals