Are you a natural leader? Have you always wanted to use those skills as a volunteer? If so, come join WaterFire's Core Team! Training will be provided.
General Core Team Requirements
We expect the following requirements for team leaders:
Have a can do attitude
Have a team spirit attitude
Have a go with the flow attitude
Be willing to introduce yourself via email to your assigned group of new volunteers (we will provide a template and assignments will be pointed out to you in the assignment sheet)
Attend as many full lightings as possible (goal 9+)
New members will attend an orientation and then all members will meet before the season starts
Guest Dock Core Team Requirements
We expect, in addition to the above requirements, the following for Guest Dock Core Team leaders:
Be engaging, friendly, and outgoing
Be willing to ask for donations for a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization
Be knowledgeable of WaterFire and downtown Providence
Be comfortable and confident leading and supervising volunteers and guests
Guest Dock Core Lead Duties
The Guest Dock lead handles the dock where WaterFire donors and sponsors are given a free ride through the fires. This dock lead manages the ride experience for these guest, while also managing the dock, the loading of the passengers, and unloading of passengers. Communication with the Guest Boat Captains, Guest Dock Host, and Volunteer Coordinator is a must.
Snacks and water are provided during events, and staff is always available to provide help or information.