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Whistler Film Festival is Canada’s ‘coolest’ film festival – Every December it screens  many world premieres and the hottest films and attracts up to 20,000 attendees annually including 1,000+ industry insiders and celebrities.  And the very BEST way to experience the WFF is to work it!

PERKS of working the Whistler Film Festival,  in addition to getting a front row seat on all of the excitement,  include movie tickets, great swag and a ticket to their exclusive wrap-party.

The WFF requires a large cast of passionate, fun-loving coordinators,  workers and volunteers in order to pull off this awesome event .   We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

WFF Drivers

  • POSITION TITLE:  Event Drivers, 6-10 people
  • NUMBER OF SHIFTS:   approx. 60 in total
  • DATES:  from Nov28th through Dec4th *priority will be given to drivers available for 3 or more shifts
  • TIMES:  8-10 hour shifts will be between the hours of 6am and 12pm
  • DUTIES INCLUDE:  Pickup and drop-offs of Whistler Film Festival VIPs, guests and staff at YVR Vancouver airport and around the Whistler (between hotels, events and restaurants).
  • VEHICLES: rental 3-5 passenger SUVs equipped with winter tires.
    • Must be min 25 years old with a valid driver’s license.
    • Accident-free for at least 3 years and experienced driving in winter conditions.
    • Must have knowledge of the Vancouver and Whistler areas.
    • Friendly, welcoming and willing to assist as requested.
  • ATTIRE:    Dress as business casual.  Neat, clean, well groomed appearance.
  • MEETING LOCATION:  vehicles to be picked up and dropped off at the Whistler Conference Centre
  • WAGES & PERKS:  $15/hour.  Will receive passes for movies and access to the closing wrap party.

To Apply:

  1. To work any of these roles, you MUST BE AVAILABLE AT LEAST 3 DAYS OF THE ACTUAL FESTIVAL:   Wed, Nov29 through Sun, Dec3
  2. email and detail your availability (include which days & times you can work)
  3. ensure your resume and application have been submitted on (you only need to do this once)
  4. ensure we can reach you (check your email and keep your phone on!)
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About the Whistler Film Festival:

The Whistler Film Festival Society (WFFS) is a charitable organization dedicated to celebrating and advancing the art of film through the annual Whistler Film Festival and Summit complimented by year-round programming and events for artists and audiences.