Picnic Day: Children's Discovery Fair Director

Contact Information

Name: Elise Pohlhammer

Phone: 530-752-6320

Email: chair@picnicday.ucdavis.edu

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


Payrate: $853 One-Time Stipend (pending budget approval)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 10-15 hrs/wk

Start Date: Sept. 24, 2018

End Date: May 13, 2019


Job Number: 0004-2780-2018

Last Date to Apply: July 26, 2018


Organize and host the Children's Discovery Fair on Picnic Day; an educational, fun, safe, and family friendly event.


As a part of ASUCD, you agree to subscribe to the ASUCD Newsletter.

  • Identify and organize activities for children on Picnic Day (crafts, entertainment, exhibits, booths, and other educational activities)
  • Work with student groups on and off campus to host a booth/exhibit.  
  • Facilitate Craft parties
  • Manage Craft budget
  • Recruit Assistant Directors
  • Attend weekly Board meeting
  • Hold mandatory office hours each week
  • Prepare end of year Board Report

As part of your employment you are required to subscribe to the ASUCD newsletter.


  • Organizational skills
  • Communication skills
  • Creative
  • Time management
  • Detail Oriented
  • Responsible
  • Respectful

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  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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