Engineer the Future 2018


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Cause Areas

When

Thu Feb 22, 2018 07:00 AM - Sat Feb 24, 2018 04:00 PM

Where

Carnegie Science CenterOne Allegheny AvePittsburgh, PA 15212

About

This is a 3 day event celebrating National Engineers Week at Carnegie Science Center. Event attendees will learn about the different types of engineering by engaging in hands-on activities, meeting local professionals and checking out presentations at more than 40 event tables.
Thursday, February 22nd and Friday, February 23rd are school group days and Saturday, February 24th is general admission day. There are several volunteer shifts available through the event. Please see below for more details.

Event Volunteers Needs
Volunteer opportunities are available for:

  • Registration assistant (sign in desk: responsible for handing out coupons, waiver, t-shirt, signing all exhibitors in, explaining parking vouchers, etc.
  • Exhibitor assistant (assist exhibitor to their destinations-especially important with the on-site construction. Through the day, Exhibitor assistants walk through the floors, make sure exhibitors have what they need, and participate in the hands-on activities, take notes, etc.
  • Survey Organizer (during the lunch hours, help hand out surveys and pencils, and collect them after completion).

The roles are cycled through and it would be great for volunteers to be able to do all three.

If there are preferences, we can attempt to accommodate.

Available Volunteer Shifts:
Thursday February 22, 2018:

  • 7am-11am
  • 11am-3pm

Friday February 23, 2018:

  • 7am-11am
  • 11am-3pm

Saturday February 24, 2018:

  • 9am-1pm
  • 12pm-4pm

Event Volunteers will receive: free parking, free admission to the Science Center for the day of volunteering, an XploR Store coupon, a Riverview snack voucher, and a T-shirt (while supplies last).

If interested, contact VolunteerPrograms@CarnegieScienceCenter.org with the preferred time slot(s), and note any physical restrictions.

***OR SIGN UP directly via this link: https://www.volunteersignup.org/L9Y9Q ***

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 shift/4 hours minimum

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