2012 USA Curling Nationals Volunteer

Volunteer opportunities are being offered at two different participation levels, FULL Participation Package & PARTIAL Participation Package.

PARTIAL VOLUNTEER PACKAGE:
We are asking each volunteer to work a minimum of 1 shift (- 4 hours ) with the following benefits:

  • Snacks and beverages during shift
  • A volunteer T-shirt ( to be worn during shift )

FULL VOLUNTEER PACKAGE
We are asking each volunteer to work a minimum of 4 shifts (-4 hours each) as well as pay $25 to help cover volunteer benefits, which include the following package valued at over $100:

  • 2012 USA Curling Nationals Volunteer T-shirt ( to be worn during volunteer shifts)
  • 1 Round Robin General Admission Pass ( allows access to all Round Robin Games)
  • Exclusive Event Volunteer Pin
  • Beverages and Snacks During Volunteer Shift

Download, complete and submit your application by January 15, 2012 to:

2012 USA Curling Nationals
IceWorks Skating Complex
3100 Dutton Mill Rd
Aston, PA 19014

Download Volunteer Contract

Below are the descriptions of the 2012 USA Curling Nationals volunteer opportunities. They should assist you in filing out the VOLUNTEER OPPURTUNITIES & VOLUNTEER SCHEDULE sections of the volunteer application. It will give you a better understanding of the responsibilities of the many volunteer opportunities as well as the dates and times that you as a volunteer will be needed in each area.

CURLING INSTRUCTORS

  • Sign up event attendants for Learn to Curl Sessions
  • Teach the Learn to Curl Sessions on Rink 4 of The IceWorks Skating Complex. (It is preferred that instructors have completed the Level 1 Instructor course that is offered through USCA)

GATE ATTENDANTS/USHERS

  • Collect tickets of those attending the event
  • Assist customers looking to purchase tickets at Ticket Window
  • Help guide event attendants to seats
  • Help guide event attendants to the location of the restaurant/concession stands

ICE CREW

  • This position will require help prior to the event starting, as well as during the event
  • Assist Head Ice Technician to flood and install the ice surface
  • Assist the Head Ice Technician in cleaning the ice at 5th end break
  • Help Head Ice Technician to prepare the ice for the next draw
  • Vacuum carpeting surrounding ice sheets

MERCHANDISE

  • Ensure Merchandise area is tidy and merchandise is presented appropriately
  • Sell merchandise to event attendants

RUNNERS/HOSPITALITY

  • Clean locker rooms after draws are completed
  • Ensure the official/athlete hospitality area is clean and fully stocked
  • Help event staff complete various tasks as needed during the event

TIMERS/ON ICE OFFICIALS

  • Assist Head Official to supervise the activities on the playing surface (It is preferred that the on ice officials have completed the Level 1 Officiating Course through USCA)
  • Operate the time clock for one sheet for the entire draw
  • Complete the official timecard and obtain the skip’s signature after the draw is completed
  • Must have general computer knowledge, to work timing system

Download, complete and submit your application by January 15, 2012 to:

2012 USA Curling Nationals
IceWorks Skating Complex
3100 Dutton Mill Rd
Aston, PA 19014

Download Volunteer Contract

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