FIRST Robotics Competition Volunteer Role Descriptions

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 02 2018

Event Volunteer role descriptions and training information for FIRST Robotics Competition.

Training on Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Content Type: FIRST General
Jun. 06 2018

FIRST knows that culture shapes our biases and beliefs about people based on their age, gender, race, language, (dis)ability, or income level, often without our realization. These resources and trainings will equip us for the work.

Pit Administrator

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

Provides and distributes critical information to teams as needed.

Volunteer Room Assistant

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

Monitor and maintain the area assigned to volunteers to relax, store belongings, mingle, and eat.

Volunteer Coordinator

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

This individual is responsible for the onsite management of event-day volunteers, including setting up registration for volunteers, managing any walk-on volunteers, and problem-solving. 

Traffic Control/Security

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

Many FIRST LEGO League events are crowded; help direct and manage large groups of people moving from place to place.

Timer

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

This person is someone comfortable keeping the flow of the day going by constantly checking the clock and communicating the timing to appropriate individuals on the field.

Technical Staff

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

From taping down gaff tape to figuring out why that AV equipment isn’t working, this individual may be called on to help with any of the technical aspects that keep a FIRST LEGO League event up and running.

Score Runner

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

Expedites the scoring process by collecting the score sheets from the referees and bringing them to the scoring table.

Scorekeeper

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Oct. 17 2017

This person is someone who is comfortable with computers and can enter data from score sheets into either Excel or a scoring program.