(32.850586,-117.218)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Our Mother of Confidence Church3131 Governor DrSan Diego, CA 92122


About

We have been all to accustomed to the throw away lifestyle. If something doesn't work, throw it out and buy a new one. Because of this behavior our landfills are filling at a rapid rate and electronic waste has become the one of the largest pollution generators. So why don’t we just fix it?!

Zero Waste San Diego is looking for passionate and dedicated individuals that are comfortable using their hands to help their community troubleshoot and repair small items. As a coach, your role is to encourage participants to explore their broken stuff and have fun. Enthusiasm and patience are more important than extensive repair expertise. Coaches all help each other with their collective knowledge and puzzle solving abilities.

Activities:

  • Assist users with technology skills using a variety of devices
  • Troubleshoot minor technical problems from a variety of devices
  • May serve as a Fixit Clinic Coach to assist users on repairing and maintaining a variety of devices, appliances, clothes, bicycles, tools and more
  • May serve as a Fixit Clinic Researcher and/or Assistant during one of our many monthly Fixit Clinics
    • Helping with checking in attendees
    • Data entry
    • Researching appliance manuals and how to... videos
    • Opening and Closing of the clinic

Skills

  • Appliance Repair
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • Sewing
  • Bike Mechanics / Repair
  • Home Repair
  • Market Research / Analysis

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 16
  • 2 to 10 hours a month
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