Ambassador

Position Summary

Ambassadors interact with teams, and serve as role models for team students and mentors. They educate and engage VIP guests to inspire their continued motivation, passion, and commitment to FIRST.  Ambassadors are responsible for their own travel and accommodations, expenses, and arrangements.  FIRST experience not required, but helpful.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct tours of the Pit
  • Interact with teams members
  • Interface with VIPs
  • Check-in at VIP Information Table 15 minutes prior to start of shift

Experience And Skills Needed

  • General knowledge of FIRST
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-directed individual
  • Ability to move about the facility

Time Commitment

Commitment:   Minimum 1½ hours, Friday and Saturday; training offered by FIRST on day of service.

Approximate times:      Friday: As scheduled by the Ambassador Coordinator

                                      Saturday: As scheduled by the Ambassador Coordinator

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.

Training

Regional Director and Ambassador Coordinator conduct training and provide guidance during the competition. Training offered by FIRST on day of service.

Reporting Relationships And Supervision

Direct supervision:  Regional Director and Ambassador Coordinator

On-site guidance:  Ambassador Coordinator