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About the Position
Position # 3935
OrganizationSaanich Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Position Parking Team - Saanich Strawberry Festival
Impact Statement To strengthen and connect community through recreation volunteerism.
Description We are looking for an existing team (sports, work, etc…) to help direct traffic and manage the busy parking lots at the Saanich Strawberry Festival on Sunday, July 7. The team must commit to attending two shifts: a pre-event shift on Saturday, July 6 from (5:30pm – 7:30pm) and one of two possible event shifts on Sunday, July 7 (9:30am – 1:00pm /OR/ 12:30pm – 4:00pm). Eight volunteers are needed per shift on event day. All volunteers will receive a meal voucher, a free serving of strawberries and ice cream, and access to snacks and cold drinks. Volunteers are encouraged to enjoy this vibrant community festival (and use their meal voucher) before or after their shift. To apply, email volunteer@saanich.ca and include: your team’s name, the number of team members, and your preferred event day shift. Applications are open until June 3 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Training Details Volunteers will receive an orientation as part of the mandatory pre-event shift (Saturday, July 6 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm). All volunteers must sign a waiver at the start of the orientation shift.
Working Conditions Outdoors in full sun. Parking surfaces include grass, gravel, and asphalt. Volunteers will need to stand and walk for the duration of their shift. Supervised by Saanich Police and Saanich staff.
Minimum Duration Special event
Timing Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Special Event Start Date 2024-07-06
Special Event End Date 2024-07-07
Age 15+
Ideal for A Group
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Special Events
Skill(s) Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://bttr.im/glst9
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Contact Lindsay Mackas-Burns
Phone 250-475-5502
Address 780 Vernon Avenue Victoria, V8X 2W6
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