About the Position
Position #: 17553
OrganizationCity of Waterloo
Position: Event Helpers - Open Streets Festival & Day of Play
Location: Waterloo Public Square 75 King St. S., Waterloo ON, N2J 1P2
Impact Statement: Join our team of Event Team of volunteers who help deliver Open Streets Festival and Day of Play to the community.
Description: Volunteers can assist with set-up, tear-down (tents, tables, chairs, etc. must be age 16+ and able to lift up to 30 pounds. Customer Service Shifts also available for age 14+. Volunteers are required to provide 2 references and sign a waiver form (parents/guardian consent if under 18).

Open Streets/Days of Play - A day of play featuring giant games, interactive booths, and all sorts of fun and mayhem!!
Street Art Edition – June 22 /
Day of Play – July 28th
Wordplay Edition - August 17

Programming will feature:a Scrabble tournament, storytelling, spoken word artist showcase, literary/word/book vendors, and more!
Requirements: Physical Demand
Training Details: Volunteer Orientation Information will be provided by City Arts and Culture staff. Details to be provided.
Working Conditions: Outdoors in various weather conditions and uneven ground. Lifting up to 30 pounds required. Must wear closed shoes for all positions and workboots recommended for set-up/tear down.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: June 22, July 29, August 17
Shifts: Set-up 8am to 12pm
Customer Service 12 to 3pm OR 2 to 5pm
Tear-down 5 to 7pm
Special Event Start Date: 2019-06-01
Special Event End Date: 2019-09-17
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Recreation/Sports, Special Events
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Building
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.waterloo.ca/volunteer
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Christine Rushton
Phone: 519-888-6488
Address: City of Waterloo, Volunteer Services Waterloo, N2J 4A8


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