2019 TD Winnipeg International 30th Jazz Festival

Organization Details
Organization Name: Jazz Winnipeg Inc
Address: 007-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg MB  R3B 1H3
Website: http://jazzwinnipeg.com/
Organizational Description: Non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the art of jazz in Winnipeg. Producers of the TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival as well as concerts and outreach projects throughout the year.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Jazz Winnipeg is now accepting applications for our 30th TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival, running June 18 - 23 2019. Get involved with one of Winnipeg's largest music festivals!

Volunteers are essential to the success of the Jazz Festival and with over 300 dedicated volunteers we are proud to foster an environment for professional development opportunities and community building.

Not only is it a lot of fun, volunteering for the Jazz Festival has it's rewards, too, including: free access to Club Series shows, discounts on Theatre Series shows and other perks!

Every year we receive hundreds of applications from people interested in volunteering for us. Our volunteers are chosen based on a combination of experience, enthusiasm and availability. Due to overwhelming demand, only those chosen for a position will be contacted.
Skills Required: - Ability to interact with the public in a positive way
- Willingness to work late into the evening
- Specific skills required vary with each volunteer crews
- Demonstrate strong time management skills, attend orientation meetings, be on time for shifts and notify your crew coordinate if you're running late
- Highly responsible and reliable and to adhere to the Jazz Winnipeg volunteer code of ethics as outlined in the volunteer handbook
Skills Gained/Related Careers: - Leadership Skills
- Administrative Skills
- Time Management Skills
- Volunteer Reference Letter (offered to volunteers in good standing with Jazz Winnipeg)
- Customer Service Experience / Skill Building
- Communication & Supervision Skills
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Speaks French
Uses a wheelchair
Speaks another language: other languages an asset
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Evaluation
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: www.jazzwinnipeg.com/volunteer
Closing Date: May 1, 2019