About the Position
Position #: 21527
OrganizationElmira Maple Syrup Festival
Position: Volunteer Sign-in & Cook Tent Assistant - Elmira Maple Syrup Festival 2019
Location: Kindred Credit Union, Hampton Street, Elmira, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: We want to present the best one-day Spring Festival in Ontario that honours our host of volunteers; supports local non-profit organizations; respects the environment; and partners with the maple syrup producers, downtown businesses, and the local community to make the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival a must attend event each and every year.
Description: Volunteer will be responsible for orienting each shift volunteer to their stations as they arrive to sign-in.

Volunteer will then assist within the cook tents by:
-Ensuring plates, cutlery, butter & napkins are kept in full supply
-Assist with the emptying of grease in cook area
-Maintain cleanliness of cook area
-Clean cooking utensils
-Fill oil bottles
-Move between tents to help when not busy
-Return to sign-in table at 6:45, 8:45, 10:45, & 12:45 to orient new volunteers at shift changes and thank volunteers leaving.
Training Details: General orientation will be provided by Volunteer Services and position training will be provided day of the event by a Pancake Committee member, or designate.
Working Conditions: The Elmira Maple Syrup Festival is an outdoor event and will run in almost all weather. Please plan to dress according to the weather conditions!
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Volunteer is asked to commit to:
Saturday, April 6 2019
6:30am - 11:00am
10:45am - 3:00pm

A volunteer is welcome to commit to the whole day!
Special Event Start Date: 2019-04-06
Special Event End Date: 2019-04-06
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Food/Hospitality, Special Events
Skill(s): Collaboration, Verbal Communication, Time Management, Self-Motivation, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.elmiramaplesyrup.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Annie Crump
Phone: 519-669-6000
Address: 24 Church St. W. Elmira, N3B 2Z6


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Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm