Parking Attendant

The 2020 Knoxville Challenger has been cancelled


Parking Attendant

 

Position Summary

The parking attendant will be responsible for ensuring only shuttles, deliveries and authorized vehicles park in the designated parking area during their scheduled shift. Attendants will stop vehicles upon entry to the lot and confirm their name/organization is on the approved list of vehicles authorized to park in the designated area. Volunteers who sign up for this position are encouraged to bring materials (homework, magazine, etc.) to occupy their time when not assisting attendees.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure only Knoxville Challenger shuttles, event deliveries and anyone on the authorized list parks in the designated parking lot at the Goodfriend Tennis Center.

Skills Needed

  • Assertive, but courteous personality with the ability to interact with motorists as they approach the tennis center and redirect to other parking if necessary.

Requirements

  • Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be able to sit/stand for long periods of time
  • Volunteers are able to sit in their vehicle or a chair stationed in the designated lot. Should dress for the weather and be comfortable working alone.

Training

Event staff will explain the check-in/check-out process for this position upon arrival. Parking attendant volunteers will be given a list of sponsors who are eligible to park in the parking area. Short informative meetings regarding Knoxville Challenger volunteer positions will take place Friday, November 4 and Sunday, November 6, lasting about 30 minutes. Volunteers have a choice of which session they would like to attend. The meetings will include a brief tour of the facility, distributing volunteer shirts, and meeting with the volunteer coordinator.

Please Note

Event schedules and tasks vary based on event needs. While volunteers may sign up for a specific task, event staff reserve the right to reassign volunteer positions to fill event gaps.

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