Festival of Lights Twinkle Patrol and Site Safety

(Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights)

Position ID: V-HVC0520 Last Full Update: 19 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsIf you enjoy walking and working outside, please consider helping on the Twinkle Patrol Site Safety crew. Twinkle Patrol takes place at FOL site at Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario. The role would be performed as volunteers are available.
ContactSharon Goodwin, Volunteer Coordinator, Burlington's Lakeside Festival of Lights; Email: sgoodwin@burlingtonhydro.com
DutiesPatrol designated areas as scheduled/instructed by FOL  
• Use appropriate equipment flashlight, proper footwear and have cell-phone. 
• Report all malfunctioning display lights, damage or suspect activity observed to FOL contact 
• Must be able to remain calm under pressure and deal with changing situations 
• Treat festival guests and other FOL volunteers with respect 
• Use all appropriate safety equipment/tools/procedures 
• Check-in and out as directed  
• Receive your Official Volunteer package 
• Work safely and have fun
More Info Linkburlingtonfestivaloflights.com/
Benefits1. Opportunity to develop new skills which could include: communication (written and oral); interpersonal; time management; problem-solving; adaptability; and teamwork skills among others, 
2. A chance to expand your network, strengthen your resume and give your personal satisfaction by helping others in your community. 
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Event Coordination & Support ; Holiday / Festive Volunteering ; Program Coordination / Support ; Security / Parking / Traffic ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Sign up for day(s) during the 40 day festival between Nov. 30, 2019 and Jan. 8, 2020 between 4:30 - 9PM
Interaction LevelSolitary
Dates and TimesTwinkle Patrol takes place at FOL site at Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario. The role would be performed daily from 4:30 - 9PM
SeasonsWinter - Holiday / Festive Volunteering
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationSpencer Smith Park, Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 20 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Brief orientation will occur before the festival to review volunteer expectations
TransportationNear public transit ; Car required
Application Deadline29 Nov 2019
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameBurlington Lakeside Festival of Lights
Office Phone905-332-1851 ext 261
Address & Map
1400 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 1Y2
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Mailing Addressc/o Christine Hallas, Burlington Electricity Services Inc. 
1340 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z7