Picnic Day: Operations Assistant Director

Contact Information

Name: Jackson Anderson

Email: operations@picnicday.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Picnic Day website to learn more about them.


Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: no

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 2-4 hrs/week

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: April 26, 2017


Job Number: 0004-1851-2016

Last Date to Apply: Nov. 17, 2016


Operations assistant directors help to support the Picnic Day board greatly. Assistants help ensure all other directors have equipments that is necessary for their events. They also help to problem solve and assist all directors should problems arise. Operations is very important in helping run a safe, fun, inclusive event.


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Assistants will be responsible for helping move equipment to help setup and run Picnic Day events. They must be able to lift tables, chairs, etc. Assistants will also help organize Picnic Day duties and will attend Picnic Day board meetings and hold office hours. Assistants will also help with cleaning campus and removing equipment when Picnic Day ends.


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  • Ability to work and communicate well in a team environment
  • Willing to take on unfamiliar tasks(moving/handling equipment)
  • Punctual and responsible
  • Ready to have a good time!

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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