Coat Check Volunteer

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Coat Check Volunteer - Position Description



To courteously and efficiently check patrons’ coats, hats and other belongings at the FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton (FOACM); and to return them at the end of a performance. The number of coat checkers scheduled will depend on the number of patrons expected, as well as the weather.


Time Commitment:

  • Volunteer two shifts per month
  • Required on site 75 minutes prior to curtain, or as scheduled



  • Ensure coat room is organized
  • Checking patron’s coats and belongings and return them at the end of the performance
  • Distribute hearing assisted devices and booster seats upon request and collect at the end of the performance


Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Must be a minimum 16 years of age
  • Must meet requirements of Community Services volunteer program



  • Meet new people
  • Develop new skills
  • Get involved in your community
  • Students: Time can be counted towards Community Service Hours


Volunteer Supervisor:

  • Coordinator, Cultural Services


Risk Level: Low


Training Requirements:

  • Accessible Customer Service Training
  • FOACM General Orientation
  • FOACM Position Specific Training
  • Facility Orientation
  • Corporate Volunteer Training


Screening Requirements:

  • Application Form
  • Interview
  • Reference Checks
  • Orientation and Training



  • Performance evaluation completed by Supervisor and Volunteer annually.milton_final logo_colour_small