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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.

FIRST Robotics Competition: Volunteers

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Nov. 27 2017

Recruit new Volunteers with overview of benefits and ways to volunteer

FIRST Technical Advisor (FTA)

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Sep. 05 2017

The FIRST Technical Advisor is responsible for keeping the FIRST Robotics Competition field running smoothly and in accordance with FIRST requirements, working in collaboration with event staff, the FIRST Technical Advisor Assistant (FTAA), other key volunteers at the event, and FIRST staff.

Scorekeeper

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

Scorekeepers manage and operate the Field Management System (FMS) software for scoring and field control of FIRST Robotics Competition matches.

Master of Ceremonies (Emcee)

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Master of Ceremonies (aka MC or Emcee) is the individual primarily responsible for setting the tone of the competition. He/she creates and sustains an exciting and fun atmosphere throughout the event; embodies the spirit of FIRST and is the consummate FIRST ambassador. 

Game Announcer

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Game Announcer for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They work as part of a team with the Master of Ceremonies to energize the teams and spectators to generate interest and enthusiasm throughout the matches.

FIRST Technical Advisor Assistant (FTAA)

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The FIRST Technical Advisor Assistants help keep the FIRST Robotics Competition field and event running smoothly and work in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor.

Field Supervisor

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

Field Supervisor for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They supervise field assembly and disassembly in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor.

Control System Advisor

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Control System Advisor assists teams with Robot Control System-related issues

Webcast Operator

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Mar. 15 2017

The webcast operator volunteer role for the FIRST Robotics Competition operates FIRST Webcast Unit, creating a live video stream for engagement outside the arena. Work under the direction of the FTA. Create an exciting, cohesive experience for web spectators, and create an archive for teams to re-live the event.