10May2017*

Volunteer Opportunities

Links to positions in VRMS:

Listing format: VRMS # - Title - Date posted to site

NOTE:
Complete the information in VRMS to be considered for the position.

If you need assistance with any of the postings listed, email:


  volunteers(:@:)pminj.org


Volunteers get discounts to attend major PMINJ events

PMINJ is an organization that is run by volunteers.  It is through the dedication and commitment of individuals like you that we are, and will continue to be, successful.  We are always looking for volunteers to join our team as the Chapter continues to grow and broaden its services to the member community.


Why Volunteer
Volunteering your time and skills to PMINJ has benefits for both the Chapter and you.  While the chapter benefits from your talents and dedication, volunteering provides you with the opportunity to:
  • Hone and broaden your skill set with hands on experience.
  • Meet new people, and network with other project management professionals.
  • Make a positive contribution to the Chapter, while improving the practice of project management.
  • Earn Professional Development Units (PDUs)
Get Involved. It's Easy! Apply through VRMS

PDU Information

Volunteer Service
Earn PDUs by providing volunteer, non-compensated project management, project risk, project scheduling, or program management services to non-employer or non-client customer groups.

Examples of Qualifying activities include:
  1. Serve as an elected volunteer officer for a project management organization including PMI chapters and communities of practice) for a minimum of 3 months.  This work must be done for a legally recognized non-profit, not-for profit, or charitable groups and organizations.
  2. Serve as a volunteer/appointed committee member for a project management organization (including PMI chapters and communities of practice) for a minimum of 3 months. This work must be done for a legally recognized non-profit, not-for-profit, or charitable groups and organizations.
  3. Providing project management related volunteer services to PMI or another professional project management association. This work must be done for a legally recognized non-profit, not-for-profit, or charitable groups and organizations.  Examples may include:
  • Volunteering at a PMI global congress,
  • Serving on a PMI Members Advisory Board,
  • Working on PMI standards,
  • Participating in activities for PMI’s Certification Department, or
  • Participating in PMI research activities.
  1. Provide volunteer project management-related services to:
  • a community or charitable group,
  • This work must meet the definition of a project as outlined in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
  • a group of college students for educational purposes, or
  • for being a coach or mentor on project management topics
PDU Rule 1 PDU is awarded for 1 hour of volunteer (non-compensated) service. To claim PDUs for service as an elected officer or appointed committee member, you must serve in the role for a minimum of three months.