Volunteer for the Pan American Men's Volleyball Cup !
 



If you are interested in volunteering at the event, please fill out the volunteer form

If you have any questions, please email events@volleyball.ca

Volleyball Canada will need volunteers from June 10th to June 18th throughout the day.


Volunteer Advantages
 

Lunch and/or dinner is provided during your shift
An event t-shirt
Your volunteer accreditation allows you access to the site throughout the week


Volunteer Meeting ** CANCELLED

This meeting is cancelled
A volunteer meeting will be held on June 1st, 2011 at 7 pm at the Robert Guertin Centre (125 de Carillon St., Gatineau, QC). This meeting will be the training base for your role as a volunteer at the Men’s Volleyball Pan American Cup.


Volunteer positions

FIELD OF PLAY
14 volunteers per session

The volunteers assigned to this task will be located in the general field of play. They will have the responsibility of assuring the games run smoothly. The 3 ball system, the moppers, the quick whips, and the ball shaggers are all included in this task.

SET-UP/ TAKE DOWN
10-12 volunteers per session 

The volunteers assigned to this function will help set-up the court at the start of the week and take down the court at the end of the week.

ANNOUNCING/ WEBCASTING
1-2 announcers, 1-2 webcasters

The volunteer assigned to the announcing function will be responsible for the MC’ing of the matchs, from the play-by-play to the music. The volunteers assigned to the webcast will be responsible for the shooting the action with the video camera.

 

VIS
7-8 volunteers per match

The volunteers assigned to VIS will be responsible for keeping the match statistics.  

MEDICAL
3-4 volunteers trained in health services

The volunteers assigned to this function have to be trained in health sciences or physiotherapy. They will be the go-to people for the participating teams as well as the first responders in an emergency.

PRACTICE SITE
1 volunteer per practice site 

One volunteer will be assigned to each practice site since the participating teams will be practising off-site. They will be responsible for making sure everything meets NORCECA standards (water, food, equipment).

TEAM SERVICES
1-2 volunteers per site, ideally 1 volunteer per team

The volunteers assinged to this task will ideally have a good understanding of Spanish and/or Portuguese. They will be the people assigned to the welcome table at the airport, the hotel and the contacts for the Latin teams.

TRANSPORTATION
3-4 volunteers per session

The volunteers assigned to this task will drive the minivans for the Control Committee. They must posses a valid driver’s licence (verifiable at any time). 
 

PROMOTIONS
2-3 volunteers per session

The volunteers assigned to this task will have the responsibility of selling 50/50 tickets, competition programs and will lead the in-match contests.

SCHOOL SERVICES
3-4 volunteers on School Day (Monday, June 13th, 2011)

Les bénévoles affectés à cette fonction auront la responsabilité de gérer l’arrivée et le départ des groupes scolaires lors de la Journée des écoles du 13 juin. Ils seront également responsables des autres groupes scolaires qui se présenteront pendant le reste de la semaine.

VOLUNTEER SERVICES
2-3 volunteers per session

The volunteers assigned to this task will be the volunteers’ volunteers. They will be responsible for the volunteers’ room (including its upkeep and the refilling of food and beverage products).

OTHER
1-2 volunteers per session

The volunteers assigned to this task will be the jack-of-all-trades. They will be assigned tasks based emergencies and other volunteers’ unexpected absences.