Volunteer for NBG's Million Bulb Walk 2017!


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Nov 10, 2017 03:30 PM - Thu Nov 30, 2017 09:30 PM

Where

6700 Azalea Garden Rd.Norfolk, VA 23518


About

TO SIGN UP, VISIT: nbg.volunteerhub.com

Purpose: Million Bulb Walk volunteers assist with our Special Events staff by making sure guests have purchased tickets, had their tickets scanned, checking hand stamps, providing crowd control at the return tram stop and general customer service.

Essential Duties:

  • Arrive on time with professional demeanor and appearance, dressed appropriately for the weather
  • Maintain regular contact with event staff members to whom assigned
  • Work with Special Event staff to answer guest questions
  • Remind guests to purchase tickets and have tickets ready for scanning
  • Check guests for hand stamps for event entrance
  • Remind guests to remain at tram pick up location at the end of the walking route

Reports to: Special Event Staff

Time Commitment/Shift: 3:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (6 Hours)

Qualifications:

For this position, the candidate must:

  • Be strongly committed to providing volunteer hours
  • Be comfortable working alone for brief or long periods of time
  • Be polite and courteous
  • Be comfortable speaking to large and small crowds

Equipment Used/Provided: Messenger bag with flashlight, safety light and reflective safety vest

SPECIAL AMMENITIES: Water, Dinner Provided (Sandwich or wrap, plus chips)

Physical and Environmental Conditions:

  • Auditory: Must be able to understand instructions delivered in normal conversation to self or with an interpreter/chaperone/guardian/parent
  • Visual: Must be able to read fine print on regular ticket paper and watch their assigned area for guest movement, especially near the tram stop
  • Environmental: This is an outdoor opportunity that experiences frequent exposure to the dark, as well as cold and mild inclement weather such as a light rain.
  • Physical: This is an outdoor opportunity that requires frequent standing, walking, and short periods of sitting.

Location: 6700 Azalea Garden Rd. Norfolk, VA 23518

Questions? Contact the NBG Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@nbgs.org

TO SIGN UP, VISIT: nbg.volunteerhub.com
Create an account and register for the dates that you would like to volunteer.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Ushering
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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