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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

On top of a large blue star in red it says: Lawnya Vawnya. Lawnya Vawnya 14 Job Opportunities. Deadline To Apply: April 17.
LOGISTICS COORDINATOR

Overview:

The Logistics Coordinator is a key role within Lawnya Vawnya’s team, responsible for the recruitment, coordination, and management of festival volunteers. This position also plays a crucial role in managing logistics related to artist accommodations and catering, ensuring that both volunteers and artists have a supportive and well-organized environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Recruit, coordinate, and manage festival volunteers, ensuring adequate volunteers for all festival activities.

  • Handle communications through the official Lawnya Vawnya volunteer email, responding to inquiries and disseminating information.

  • Develop and maintain the volunteer schedule, ensuring regular updates and changes are communicated effectively.

  • Organize and lead volunteer training sessions to prepare the team for their roles during the festival.

  • Serve as the primary liaison for volunteers at festival venues, conducting regular check-ins throughout the festival week.

  • Create and oversee the festival volunteer driving schedule to ensure efficient transportation logistics.

  • Manage accommodations for artists, including hotel bookings, Airbnb arrangements, and billets.

  • Coordinate artist catering, including the arrangement of daily grab-and-go meals.

  • Assist with general festival duties as assigned by the Operations, Programming, and Marketing Coordinators.

  • Participate in weekly planning meetings leading up to the festival and the annual festival debrief meeting.

Qualifications:

  • Strong organizational and communication skills.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.

  • Proficiency in managing multiple tasks and solving problems in a dynamic environment.

  • Experience in volunteer management and event logistics is preferred.

Eligibility Requirements:

• All applications must reside in Newfoundland and Labrador;
• Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations;

• Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment;

AND
• Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;

OR
• unemployed / underemployed at the beginning of the contract.

Lawnya Vawnya is committed to access and equity, and values diversity and inclusion in the workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, our recruitment and selection process is free from discrimination as outlined in the Canadian Human Rights Act.

Application Deadline: April 17, 2024

Contract Duration: April 22, 2024 - July 1, 2024 (10 week contracts)

35 hours a week @ $20 an hour

TO APPLY:

Send your CV to programming@lawnyavawnya.com with "Logistics Coordinator" as the subject. 

FESTIVAL ASSISTANT

Overview:

The Festival Assistant is a 10-week role to support the successful execution of Lawyna Vawnya Music and Arts Festival. This position involves a range of tasks focused on promotion, logistics, and support.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Execute promotional activities, including distributing posters in downtown areas and to local businesses.

  • Support the Operations Coordinator with merchandise handling and the organization of the print fair.

  • Lead the coordination, assembly, and distribution of artist packs prior to the event.

  • Engage in promoting the festival at various pop-up and outreach events, such as farmers' markets and fairs.

  • Provide assistance across general festival duties as assigned by the Operations, Programming, and Marketing Coordinators.

  • Participate in weekly meetings in the lead-up to the festival and attend the annual post-festival debrief.

 

Qualifications:

  • Strong organizational and communication abilities.

  • Capability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

  • Flexibility and adaptability to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic festival environment.

Eligibility Requirements:

• All applications must reside in Newfoundland and Labrador;
• Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations;

• Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment;

AND
• Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;

OR
• unemployed / underemployed at the beginning of the contract.

Lawnya Vawnya is committed to access and equity, and values diversity and inclusion in the workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, our recruitment and selection process is free from discrimination as outlined in the Canadian Human Rights Act.

Application Deadline: April 17, 2024

Contract Duration: April 22, 2024 - July 1, 2024 (10 week contracts)

35 hours a week @ $19 an hour

TO APPLY:

Send your CV to programming@lawnyavawnya.com with "Festival Assistant" as the subject. 

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