Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 2040
OrganizationVictoria Dragon Boat Festival
Position: Dragon Boat Festival 2019 - Dragon Boat Festival
Location: 950 Wharf Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: Welcome to the 25th annual Victoria Dragon Boat Festival, one of Victoria’s most spectacular summer festivals and the only dragon boat festival in Canada to take place in a working harbour from August 9 - 11, 2019
Description: Join our team of amazing volunteers who make the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival possible!

There are many different volunteer opportunities, each with different duties and qualifications. If this is your first year volunteering, or if you’re thinking of trying something new, roles include:

Beer Gardens
Cultural/Family Tent
Dock Hands
Environment Crew
Event Safety
Food Crew
Information Station
Marshalling Group
Race Registration
Race Results
Site Crew
Volunteer Headquarters

Whether you are interested in greeting visitors, serving beverages, or helping on the docks there is a place for you.

To join, please register for the 2019 Victoria Dragon Boat Festival by completing a Volunteer Application Form. Please be as accurate as possible regarding your availability. Our Volunteer Coordinator will contact you when your application has been received and has scheduled you for suitable shifts.
Training Details: Some volunteer areas have special requirements, like a Criminal Record Check or Serving It Right certification.
Working Conditions: Volunteers are asked to follow our volunteer policies
Minimum Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail: The Volunteer Coordinator will assign volunteers to shifts based on availability, preference, and suitability for each role. Once you have been scheduled, you will be able to view your schedule on the online Volunteer Information Centre, our volunteer management system.

Volunteers are required to commit to at least 2+ shifts between the Thursday and the Monday of the Festival week. These can be on separate days or on the same day, according to your schedule and ability.
Special Event Start Date: 2019-08-09
Special Event End Date: 2019-08-11
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, ESL/EAL
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Events/Fundraising, Food/Hospitality, Special Events
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Plan & Co-ordinate, Event Management, Presenting
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: https://victoriadragonboat.com/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Brittany Nostadt
Phone: 778.432.3472
Address: 115 - 2940 Jutland Road Victoria, V8T5K6


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