A day of volunteering gets you a one-day pass to the show plus our souvenir limited-edition NAHBS Volunteer T-shirt. More importantly, you will get to meet other great volunteers, form new friendships, and have the satisfaction of knowing that thanks to you this great show can keep happening each year.
Merchandise Booth - This position asks the volunteer to promote sales of our NAHBS branded merchandise, restock items as well as set up/tear down of the booth. An outgoing personality is a must and retail experience is a plus.
Registration - This position asks the volunteer to assist with selling admission and answering basic questions about the show. Ticket sales are made with cash and credit cards using IPads. This position can be fast paced at times. Outgoing personality a plus.
Set up / Tear Down - This position asks the volunteer to "walk the floor" before the show begins on Thursday afternoon & evening, Friday morning and after the show ends on Sunday evening, offering the exhibitor an extra pair of hands. This is a physical position. Familiarity with basic tools and bike tools extremely beneficial.Willingness to get dirty required.
Awards Assistant - This position asks the volunteer to work with our judges and photographer to prep the bikes for judging and photos. Some handling and dusting of the bikes may be required.
Bike Runner - This position asks the volunteer to shuttle bikes and possibly their builders to the judging and photo area, as well as awards ceremony if necessary.
Security - We use volunteers at all exits of the exhibition hall to keep bikes from leaving or unauthorized people entering. We also station security in our press area and seminar rooms. Experience with A/V equipment is a plus, but not required for seminar security.