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Field Repair-Reset Jul. 21 2017| 0 KB

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Tags: Training, Volunteer
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Field Repair-Reset for FIRST Robotics Competition repairs and resets playing field after each team match. Plays a critical role in ensuring smooth flow of match play and maintaining pace of the event. Duties need to be done efficiently. This position can be very physically active.

Responsibilities may include

  • Reset field after each team match
  • Check field for debris after match, remove
  • Check carpet for runs, and loose seam tape; apply/replace as needed
  • Retrieve objects that fall outside the playing field
  • Protect the scoring table from objects that may fall outside the playing field
  • Prepare field at end of day for following day's play
  • Open the field’s gates at the end of each match and close them prior to the next match.

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Outgoing, friendly personality
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Ability to take charge; be assertive, but tactful
  • Ability to move about the field and stand for long periods of time
  • Adults preferred, older teens may be considered

Volunteer Time Commitment

  • Minimum 1 full day commitment
  • Preferred 2 day (District) or 3 day (Regional)

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

The Field Supervisor conducts training on site and provides guidance during the competition.

Reporting Relationships and Supervision

Direct supervision: Field Supervisor

On-site guidance: Volunteer Coordinator

 

* Must read and comply with the FIRST Code of Conduct