Team Social Attendant Oct. 15 2018| 0 KB

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

The Team Social Attendant for FIRST Robotics Competition oversees the teams to ensure a safe, secure, and enjoyable event environment for attendees.


  • Monitor event for inappropriate behavior and intercede as able.
  • Greet participants at event entrance, verify that the appropriate number of chaperones accompany team members, check attendees for wristbands or tickets if utilized; direct attendees to event activities
  • Monitor event for adherence to FIRST policies

Experience and Skills Needed

  • FIRST experience not required
  • Ability to "take charge"; be assertive, but tactful
  • Knowledge and understanding of teenagers in social settings
  • General knowledge of Team Social area layout
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Self-directed individual
  • Ability to move about the event
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

Volunteer Time Commitment

  • 4 hour commitment (varies by event) 

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.

Reporting Relationships and Supervision

Direct supervision: Volunteer Coordinator, Regional Director, or Planning Committee Chair


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