Team Social Attendant

 

Position Summary

Oversee the Team Social to ensure a safe, secure, and enjoyable event environment for attendees. 

Responsibilities

  • Monitor event for inappropriate behavior, and intercede as able; seek assistance from Team Social Coordinator as needed
  • Greet participants at event entrance, verify that the appropriate number of chaperones accompany team members, check attendees for wristbands or tickets if utilized; direct attendees to event activities
  • Monitor event for adherence to FIRST policies

Experience And Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Ability to "take charge"; be assertive, but tactful
  • Knowledge and understanding of teenagers in social settings
  • General knowledge of Team Social area layout
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Self-directed individual
  • Ability to move about the event
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

Time Commitment

Commitment:               Friday Evening + Training

Approximate times:    Wednesday: 6 P.M.- 8 P.M. (dependent upon Regional*)

                                    Friday: 5:30 A.M.- 9:30 P.M.

 

NOTE: Volunteers should arrive on site 15-20 minutes prior to start of every shift in order to allow time to check in at the Volunteer Registration desk. 

Reporting Relationships And Supervision

Direct Supervision:   Volunteer Coordinator or Regional Director

 

*Please Note: Some events will not be conducting a Wednesday evening Volunteer Orientation and Training.