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Position # 3940
OrganizationMaritime Museum of BC
Position Dock Ambassador - Classic Boat Festival
Location Inner Harbour Centre, Wharf Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Engage communities in witnessing and preserving maritime heritages.
Description Be part of the 2024 Classic Boat Festival! Each Labour Day weekend, we feature over 100 classic boats at Victoria Inner Harbour and host activities and races.

This role:

• Acts as a point of contact for members of the public and boaters on the docks during the Classic Boat Festival
• Supports the smooth operation of the Classic Boat Festival
• Helps attendees enjoy and engage with the festival


Volunteers may be involved in tasks including but not limited to:

• Acting as an ambassador for the festival, engaging with the public
• Helping attendees find particular boats
• Responding to questions from attendees
• Helping the boaters with tasks as needed
• Providing overall safety and security on the docks
• Providing information to the boaters, local knowledge, festival information
• The first and last shift of the day will include some assistance with set-up and take-down duties.
Training Details • General Orientation to the Classic Boat Festival provided.
• We will also provide role-Specific orientation and training.
Working Conditions Working outdoors, rain or shine. Standing and walking on Concrete for duration of shift at Victoria's Inner Harbour.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail The Classic Boat Festival happens Labour Day Weekend, Friday August 30-Sunday September 1.

Shifts are 4 hours long.
• 8am-12pm
• 12-4pm
• 4-8:30pm*
*The festival closes at 6pm on Sunday.
Special Event Start Date 2024-08-30
Special Event End Date 2024-09-01
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Heritage/Museum, Events/Fundraising
Skill(s) Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://mmbc.bc.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact James Coates
Phone 2503854222
Address 744 Douglas Street Victoria, V8W 3M6

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