Monday, June 5, 2017

Volunteers needed for the Okanagan Military Tattoo

The Okanagan Military Tattoo takes place July 26-30, 2017 and volunteers are needed for a variety of positions:

Roadies (4) are needed for setting up and moving sets. Heavy lifting and pushing equipment is required. Shifts are 8:00-20:00.

Spot Light Operators (2) are needed. Experience in performance lighting would be an asset but training can be provided.

Drivers (5) are needed to pick up and deliver costumes, documents, and other small items. Require your own vehicle and be willing to drive anywhere around Vernon and Silver Star.

Parking Attendants & Traffic Control (20) are needed to direct vehicles to appropriate parking areas.  Must be able to push a wheel chair and have good people skills. (Needed Sat July 29 & Sun July 30 only).

Security (30) needed at Kal Tire Place and Silver Star. Will be monitoring entrances and exits. Will be on your feet for 3-4 hours.

Food Servers (20) needed at Kal Place to prepare and serve food.  Having FoodSafe is an asset.

Performer Hosts (30) to be assigned to a performing group and will be their liaison.  Must be available to the group 24/7 via cell phone.  Must have own car and be willing to drive up and down to Silver Star and around Vernon.  Must be able to think on your feet and be familiar with Vernon are and various facilities.

Director Food Services (1) to lead and organize all food services for the event.  Must have FoodSafe and catering experience.  Must attend Monday Directors meetings and will be managing the food services volunteers. Dates needed: March 1 to July 26

Reception Desk & Ticket Takers (20) to answer questions, handle performers and volunteer check-ins. Ticket Takers will take tickets as people enter the building. Must have great people skills.

Setup/Take Down (6) volunteers needed to setup and take down at Kal Tire Place. Requires lifting and moving heavy objects. Must have safe work shoes and gloves.