Twitch Community Meetup Event Day Volunteer (Multiple Positions)

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Position description: 

Vancouver Community MeetUp, Powered by Twitch is hosting an event at Vancouver Film School! We are a non-profit group of volunteers who put on fun, social, and engaging events for hundreds of content creators, game devs, industry professionals, gamers, creatives, and fans every few months in beautiful Vancouver, BC. About us: twitchvancouver.ca

The event is on Saturday, July 27 at 12pm-12am. We will have playable game demos, a dance room with live DJ and bar, sponsors, snacks, raffle prizes, creative area, VIP lounge, a live stream, photo booth, charities, speakers, and more! We are expecting 400-500 guests. Event info: twitchvancouver.ca/july27

Volunteering with us:

Shifts are anywhere between 4 to 8 hours and we'll try to work with your availability. We need tons of help! We'll provide snacks and drinks, all VIP guest perks at the event, and potential sponsored swag. You'll also get to hang out with a ton of cool people and join an awesome community! We're also looking for permanent volunteers to join our core crew, if it turns out you like volunteering with us!

Volunteer roles:

  • Setup / teardown (July 26, 27, 28)
  • Door check-in staff
  • Coat check attendant
  • Theatre attendant
  • Maintenance & relief staff
  • Ticket sales & raffle attendants
  • Dry food sales
  • Drink ticket sales (requires Serving It Right)
  • VIP room attendant
  • Photographer
  • Creative art table attendant
  • More as needed!

Please apply here or contact us at volunteer@twitchvancouver.ca with questions! You're also welcome to come to our event regardless with a free RSVP!

Qualifications: 

Professionalism and enthusiasm, please! Our events are made possible through funding from sponsors and patrons and sanctioning from Twitch, so our staff must always be respectful and professional while volunteering to represent the group and community well. Most volunteer roles don't require any special training, but please feel free to ask questions. We're also happy to teach. If you are interested in joining the core team to help plan future events, let us know!

Must be 19+.

Role is suitable for: 
Student
Adult
Groups
English as a second language (ESL)
People with physical disabilities
How to apply: 
http://twitchvancouver.ca/volunteer
Contact person: 
Clara
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Arts & Culture
Sport & Recreation
Volunteerism
Mission:
Vancouver Community Meetup is a non-profit group of volunteers who put on fun, social events for hundreds of content creators, game devs, industry professionals, gamers, creatives, and fans every few months in beautiful Vancouver, BC. We aim to bring content creators, devs, fans, and all members of the gaming industry together through our events to start new conversations, facilitate partnerships, and build new friendships within a growing community.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
40
Position start/end date:
27 Jul 2019
Time Committment:
4 Hours Total
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Vancouver Film School - Animation Campus
151 W Cordova St
Vancouver, BC V6B 1E1