Awards Assistant Sep. 18 2018| 0 KB

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Tags: Events, Training, Volunteer

Awards Assistants for FIRST Robotics Competition assist the Event Manager with preparations and presentation of competition awards to teams at the Awards Ceremony. FIRST experience not required.


  • Work with the Event Manager to ensure correct distributions of awards
  • Unpack, clean, and prepare team awards
  • Set up awards table; organize items in the order they will be presented
  • At ceremonies, assist presenters with distribution of awards to teams
  • Break down awards table at end of ceremony, pack up remaining awards

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Self-directed individual
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to take direction

Volunteer Time Commitment

  • Can be divided among multiple volunteers for the duration of the event
  • Training provided on site
  • 2 half day commitment (typically afternoons)

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 will be conducted on site.

Reporting Relationships and Supervision

Direct supervision: Event Manager


* Must read and comply with the FIRST Volunteer Rights and Responsibilities