The Ocktober Film Festival is looking for volunteers who want to take part in our 2020 Film Festival. Volunteers have the ability to learn while they work and grow their network. We offer flexible schedules, positive and friendly work environment which allows each person to grow as individuals. The perfect candidates are people who are involved in or interested in the arts.
Responsible for getting people seated so we start on time. If reserved seating is used for certain movies, volunteer must make sure seat markers are not taken or moved. Also includes guiding people to seats, providing directions to facilities and clean up.
Position requires lining up film goers outside venue prior to showings as well as communicating when doors open, potential delays, etc. Requires patience, a sense of humor and good communication skills.
Volunteers ensure that pass holders and ticket holders are admitted according to their priority. Includes managing seat open seat counts and ticket tallies. Must be able to remain calm in chaos is and the ability to multi-task.
Meet and greet sponsors, filmmakers and high-level pass holders as they arrive. Requires strong communication skills to informing guests, address special needs, answer questions, etc.