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Field Assembly and Disassembly Jul. 21 2017| 0 KB

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Tags: Events, Training, Volunteer
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Field Assembly and Disassembly volunteers for FIRST Robotics Competition assist with assembly of the competition playing field and the practice field on event set-up day, and/or disassembly on event break-down day. Volunteers are not required to do both assembly and disassembly.

Responsibilities

  • Assemble playing field and electronics
  • Demonstrate and comply with safe procedures for lifting and other physically challenging tasks
  • Disassemble playing field and electronics and pack in travel crates
  • Assist in loading travel crates and carpet roles onto truck, as needed

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Physical strength; ability to lift heavy objects and push large crates
  • Basic mechanical/technical skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a team
  • Ability to move about the facility
  • Ability to listen to and follow instructions

Volunteer Time Commitment

  • Setup Day - approx. 8 hours
  • Disassembly day – approx. 4 hours

Note: Event schedules vary. Please check the event schedule and talk to your Volunteer Coordinator for detailed information on when you are expected to arrive. Volunteers should arrive on site 15-20 minutes prior to the start of every shift to allow time to check in at the Volunteer Registration table.

Training

Field Supervisor and the FIRST Technical Advisor provide on-the-job training and direction.

Reporting Relationships and Supervision

Direct supervision: Field Supervisor and FIRST Technical Advisor

 

* Must read and comply with the FIRST Code of Conduct