Sail Boston® Operations Center
LOCATIONS: World Trade Center (Main Operations Center), Fan Pier and Charlestown (Satellite Centers)
Volunteers will provide information to Sailors and Crews, assisting them with various services, such as currency exchange, directions, medical information, and transportation assistance. This job is service oriented and requires volunteers with patience and a pleasant manner. Long hours will be required. The centers will also provide general information, internet, copying machines, computers for crew members.
The Sail Boston® Liaison System is crucial to the success of Sail Boston 2017®. The program ensures that the Captain and crew of each vessel receive necessary assistance while they are in port. In addition, the liaisons are the contact persons to inform the vessel about Boston and the various cultural, entertainment and athletic events within the City. Should be available for daily early morning briefings. This job requires long hours and a great deal of flexibility.
This opportunity incorporates all levels of proficiency in many languages; mostly Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Danish, and French. Volunteers will staff both the Main Liaison Centers and/or Deck tops of ships in order to aid in translating with the general public and ship crews.