Field Builder

Position Summary

This individual reviews blueprints, obtains tools and construction materials, recruits and supervises Field Builder assistants, and constructs a field or field elements for kickoff. 


  • Sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement
  • Retrieve Field Drawings from
  • Obtain materials, supplies, and tools
  • Recruit and supervise Field Builder assistants
  • Construct field elements
  • Help ensure the security and secrecy of the FRC field prior to kickoff
  • Transport components to event location if necessary
  • Assemble field or field elements at kickoff

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required but strongly recommended
  • Ability to follow a blueprint
  • Attention to detail
  • Construction skills

Time Commitment

Construction of elements happens in the week before kickoff. Field may be assembled the night before kickoff or early kickoff morning dependent upon local requirements.

Reporting Relationships and Supervision

This individual reports to the Kickoff Coordinator.