Safety Glasses Attendant Oct. 16 2018| 0 KB

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

Safety Glasses Attendants for FIRST Robotics Competition greets visitors and hands out safety glasses at Safety Glass Stations. Maintains adequate supply of safety glasses at a safety glasses locations, alert the Lead Safety Glasses Attendant when more glasses, supplies, or volunteers are needed. Maintain a high level of safety as stated in the FIRST Safety Manual and FIRST Game Manual


  • Help meet, greet, and direct visitors to the event pit areas
  • Provide visitors with safety glasses needed to enter the pit area
  • Demonstrate Gracious Professionalism when explaining FIRST safety policies
  • Provide visitors with earplugs as requested
  • Clean safety glasses when returned
  • Alert Lead Safety Glass Advisor if safety glass supplies are running low
  • Maintain a standard of safety in the pit area

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with others, work as a member of a team
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time – Volunteers with limited mobility and wheelchairs users welcome
  • Attention to detail

Volunteer Time Commitment

  • Can be divided among multiple volunteers for the duration of the event
  • Time commitment varies by event
  • Preferred 2 full day commitment (Districts) or 3 full day commitment (Regionals)

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: Lead Safety Glasses Attendant
On-site guidance: Volunteer Coordinator


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