First Impressions - Wayfinding
Minneapolis VA Health Care System
In this volunteer position you will have the opportunity to serve our nation's heroes by being the warm, smiling face that greets Veterans and those accompanying them as the enter and navigate through the Minneapolis VA Medical Center.
First Impressions Wayfinding Volunteers: welcome Veterans, their family members and visitors into the facility; assist with questions; and, provide information, directions and wayfinding. Wayfinding Volunteers are positioned at stations throughout the facility including the main entrances, elevator banks and satellite waiting rooms.
Volunteers must be able to hear and communicate clearly and have excellent customer service.
With current safety policies and procedures during the COVID pandemic, all who enter the facility are required to wear a face mask. Additionally, Wayfinding Volunteers will be provided with a face shield that will be required to be worn, along with their face mask, for the duration of their shift.
Current openings for greeters are:
Monday through Friday, mornings 7am-11am
Monday through Friday, afternoons 11am-3pm
Monday through Friday, late afternoons 1pm-5pm
About Minneapolis VA Health Care System
One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, US
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.
Minneapolis VA Health Care System is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care, tertiary care and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics and extended care. The Minneapolis VA Health Care System provides for the health care needs of Veterans in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.
We have a wide variety of volunteer opportunities throughout the Medical Center. Posted here are just a few of the open opportunities we currently have. Please contact us for further information or to inquire about other opportunities available.
Voluntary and Community Resource Service Department