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Position # 3329
OrganizationVictoria BC Ska and Reggae Society
Position VOLUNTEER - VSRF - Site Crew: Venue Preparation/Teardown - Victoria Ska & Reggae Festival, 25th Annual
Location Wharf Street & Government Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement The Victoria BC Ska & Reggae Society is a non-profit community organization of volunteers, staff & a board of directors whose main goal is to keep Victoria’s Annual Ska & Reggae Festival improving & evolving year after year. Our goal is to entertain, educate & unite audiences nationally & internationally through the artistic development of ska, reggae & other Jamaican rooted genres such as rocksteady, dub & dancehall.
All those involved in the Society have a burning passion for supporting the ska & reggae scene throughout Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland as well as Canada & the rest of the world.
Looking for a super fun time and a way to get involved? You've found it!
Fill out the VOLUNTEER application and submit it! Please be sure to fill out all sections, and to tell us a bit more about yourself on the application! We are always looking for strong, dependable, and amazing people.
Description VOLUNTEER - SITE CREW: Venue Preparation/Teardown
Venue volunteers are given the tremendous task of creating a space to hold one of the greatest music festivals in North America. This position includes some heavy lifting and a lot of moving around. The shifts for this position include hours before and after the concerts.
- Responsibilities include: zipping Zip-Ties, mounting fences, lifting and carrying items, loading and unloading cars and trucks, sweating a little (maybe), showing off your great muscles.
More information will be available shortly through the online application. Thank you for your patience. We are SO excited to have you on board this year, and can't wait to work with you to make this year's festival our best ever!
Training Details It is preferred and STRONGLY ADVISED that all volunteers attend a Volunteer Orientation meeting in Wednesday, June 12 from 7pm-8/8:30pm at the Victoria Curling Club, Upper Lounge to learn about volunteering with us and to meet with other volunteers and supervisors before the festival.
Working Conditions Please note: Volunteers are required to work a minimum of two shifts. After working shifts (average 6 - 8 hours each), or at Volunteer Coordinator's discretion, volunteers may be eligible for entry into performances (if they are not already scheduled to work it) depending on scheduling, availability, and capacity.

2 shifts = Free show 3 shifts = 2 Free shows 4 shifts = 3 Free shows 5 shifts = all shows
Minimum Duration Special event
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail Special Event - Starts: Set-Up - Tuesday, June 18th & Event - Wednesday, June 19th through to End: Sunday, June 23rd *times vary.
Special Event Start Date 2024-06-17
Special Event End Date 2024-06-24
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Support volunteers with special needs
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture, Events/Fundraising, Maintenance/Trades
Skill(s) Creative Thinking, Flexibility, Constructing, Repairing, Maintaining Equipment
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://victoriaskafest.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Emily Dayton
Address 511 David Street Victoria, V8T 2C7


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