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:               Minimum one day + Training
  • Approximate times:

Day                                                                         Times

Day One of the Competition                                   5pm-10pm

Note 1: Event schedules vary. Please check the event schedule and talk to your Volunteer Coordinator, for detailed information on when you are expected to arrive.

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, Regional Director, or Planning Committee Chair

*Please Note: some events will conduct a pre-event evening Volunteer Orientation and Training.