Volunteer

BOREALIS needs volunteers! Be part of the first projection mapping light art festival in the U.S. Peruse the volunteer job descriptions and fill out the form below to be part of a very special event.

Job Descriptions

Docent:

4 volunteers needed each night at Lake Union Park, October 11th – 14th

3 volunteers needed each night at MadArt, October 11th – 14th

  • Conducting tours of approximately 10 to 30 minutes in length. Be comfortable speaking to small and large groups of people of all ages
  • Greeting and welcoming tour groups upon their arrival at the space
  • Dealing skillfully with a variety of visitors under a variety of circumstances
  • Assisting at the information desks by providing information to visitors and answering their questions about event and the artists
  • Able to attend a short volunteer training the week of October 1st

Installation Volunteers:

TBD how many volunteers we need and when

  • Assist artists unload, assemble and install their pieces
  • Take direction and follow instructions
  • Able to lift and carry

Information Desk Volunteers:

3 volunteers needed each night at Lake Union Park, October 11th – 14th

  • Dealing skillfully with a variety of visitors
  • Information will be provided so you are able to answer questions about the history of the event, the timing of the shows, the  location and general questions
  • Information will be provided so you may answer questions about the artists and their work
  • Able to attend a short volunteer training the week of October 1st

Crowd Control:

4 volunteers needed each night at Lake Union Park, October 11th – 14th

  • Walk around Lake Union Park directing visitors to their seats, the restrooms and the art installations
  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time
  • Report any issues to security or staff as appropriate
  • Answer general event and venue questions

Beer & Wine Garden Volunteers:

Beer and Wine Garden:

6 volunteers needed each night at the Beer and Wine Garden

October 11th, 4pm-10pm

October 12th, 4pm-10pm

October 13th, 4pm-10pm

October 14th, 4pm-10pm

  • MAST Certified
  • Experienced beer and wine server preferred
  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time
  • Maintain cleanliness of your area and provide a positive experience for the patrons
  • Commitment to stay sober during your volunteer shift

Ticket Sales (Beer and Wine Garden Area):

4 volunteers needed each night

October 11th, 4pm-10pm

October 12th, 4pm-10pm

October 13th, 4pm-10pm

October 14th, 4pm-10pm

  • Able to use Square or other Credit card system
  • Count and handle cash and able to make change
  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time

VIP Area  Volunteers:

VIP Area Servers:

2 volunteers needed each night

October 11th, 4pm-10pm

October 12th, 4pm-10pm

October 13th, 4pm-10pm

October 14th, 4pm-10pm

  • MAST Certified
  • Experienced beer and wine server preferred
  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time
  • Maintain cleanliness of your area and provide a positive experience for the patrons
  • Commitment to stay sober during your volunteer shift

Ticket Sales (VIP Area):

1 volunteer needed each night

October 11th, 4pm-10pm

October 12th, 4pm-10pm

October 13th, 4pm-10pm

October 14th, 4pm-10pm

  • Able to use Square or other Credit card system
  • Count and handle cash and able to make change
  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time

Application Form

(All fields required.)

MAST Certified?
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Student?
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