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:
- 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.
- SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
- 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 work any of these roles, you MUST BE AVAILABLE AT LEAST 3 DAYS OF THE ACTUAL FESTIVAL: Wed, Nov29 through Sun, Dec3
- email firstname.lastname@example.org and detail your availability (include which days & times you can work)
- ensure your resume and application have been submitted on www.whistler-jobs.com/apply-for-work (you only need to do this once)
- ensure we can reach you (check your email and keep your phone on!)
- follow us on Facebook for updates: www.facebook.com/whistlerpersonnelsolutions
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. http://whistlerfilmfestival.com/