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Ottawa Fire Truck Pull - Event Volunteer

Organization: Epilepsy Ottawa

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Weekends

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 15

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Oct 9, 2019


On Saturday October 19, teams of 10 will descend on Lansdowne Park to see if they're up to the challenge of pulling a 10 tonne fire truck.

Volunteers are key to making the Second Annual Ottawa Fire Truck Pull a success. We’re looking for people to help with pre-event prep, set up, team coordination, working with our partners, clean up, and more.

Volunteers are required to:
- Complete a 2-hour Orientation/Training Session prior to the festival (Saturday, October 12 at 3 pm.)
- Be 15 years of age or older
- Complete a minimum of 1 shift (3, 6, or 8 hours depending on your role) on Saturday October 19
- Be comfortable providing customer service and interacting with the public
- Be comfortable with actively working outside for the majority of your shift


Stephanie Youngdale



Volunteer Opportunity Address
Lansdowne Park


Good for people interested in: Event planning and participation

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
- Improve customer service skills
- Meet new people and work with an incredible volunteer team
- Receive an awesome Ottawa Fire Truck Pull Volunteer T-Shirt and snacks/drinks during your shift

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Youth 16-24