Steam-Era Show Event Volunteer

(Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam Era)

Position ID: V-HVC0109 Last Full Update: 10 Apr 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactCandice Welch, Vice - President, Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association; Phone: 647-802-6223; Email:
DutiesThe 59th Annual Steam-Era Show is during the Labour Day weekend, August 30 - September 2, 2019. 
Volunteer needed for gate admission sales, food booth sales and food preparation, trading post sales and security, administering surveys, safety persons, learn to drive a tractor assistance, litter pick-up, gate greeters, steamed corn sales, and parking attendants.
BenefitsVolunteers will receive hours towards their 40-hour requirement for high school graduation, references for employment and post-secondary applications, a free meal for every 4 hours of volunteer service during the event, free water throughout the day, and free admission into the event.
ClientsThis event is open to the general public including elderly persons and children.
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCulture & Heritage ; Customer / Sales Services ; Event Coordination & Support ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Guide / Greeter ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Security / Parking / Traffic
Skills/ExperienceAccounting & Finance ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event - Labour Day Weekend - 4 days
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours4 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
LocationSherwood Hume Auction Farm, 9313 4th Line, Milton/Halton Hills
Number of PositionsGeorgetown: 10 individual(s) ; Milton: 10 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationCar required ; The event location is on a farm just minutes north of Milton at 4th Line and 5 Sideroad. Volunteers must have access to their own transportation.
Application Deadline31 Jul 2019
Police CheckNot Required
Start DateOn or after 30 Aug 2019
End Date02 Sep 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameOntario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam Era
Address & Map
Country Heritage Park
8560 Tremaine Rd
Milton, ON L9T 1X9
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Mailing Addressc/o O.S.A.P.A 
Box 133 
Milton, ON L9T 2Y3