Volunteer Opportunities 

We are looking for volunteers to have fun with us in bringing Maker Faire to Red Deer.

Most roles are for only the day of the event, Saturday May 5, 2018, however we have some room on our organizing team if you want to be involved in pre-event activities.

Maker Volunteer Perks 

  • Exclusive Maker Faire Crew T-shirt.
  • Access to the Friday Maker Social – this is an exclusive event on the Friday evening before Maker Faire.
  • Volunteers that work the full event get Complimentary Lunch.
  • All Volunteers have access to Complimentary Snacks throughout the day.
  • Participate and connect with amazing Makers and play an important role in developing Maker Culture.

Volunteer Roles Available

Gate Crew – Gate Crew is responsible for checking-in attendees. Saturday 9:30am to 1:30pm or 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Maker Check-In – Maker Check-In is responsible for greeting makers as they arrive, and letting them know where they need to go.

Activities Crew – Activities Crew is responsible for facilitating and supporting hands-on activities, examples being Nerdy Derby, cardboard fort building, learn-to-solder, etc.

Stage Manager – Stage Manager is responsible for keeping presentations and performances on schedule and working with presenters and performers to ensure they have what they need. Stages include Maker Education, Innovation, and Fashion Technology.

Documentarian Crew – Documentarian crew is responsible for capturing fun and interesting photo/video imagery from maker exhibits and great moments from the event. Post event editing is welcome but not expected.

Social Media Crew – If you are social media savvy let us know which platforms such as, twitter, facebook, and Instagram, you may be asked to be a Social Media Assistant to post on behalf of Red Deer Mini Maker Faire and/or on your own personal account throughout the event Friday 5:00pm to 8:00pm, and Saturday 9:30am to 5:00pm

Volunteer Application Form