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Quilt Expo - Quilt Hanging Crew

Work in teams to hang quilts with care in the contest exhibit and special exhibit areas.

Quilt Hanging Crew Job Duties

  • Match tag on quilt with location on exhibit map.
  • Push pipe through pocket on the back of the quilt.
  • Push rope hangers onto each end of the pipe.
  • Working in pairs, use step stool to place the hook on the panel crossbar and attach the rope onto the hook.
  • Center the quilt in the panel.
  • Direct questions to your captain as needed.

Quilt Hanging Crew Job Skills and Requirements

  • Friendly and positive demeanor.
  • Physically able to stand and circulate throughout the exhibit to move quilts into their assigned locations.
  • Able to routinely lift and move quilts weighing up to 15 pounds.
  • Ability to regularly reach your arms over your head to perform certain job duties.
  • Balance and agility to climb a step ladder
  • Know and follow safety practices regarding lifting and use of step ladder and other equipment.
  • Be able to read and interpret a basic map.
  • Ability to discern when to ask your captain for assistance.
  • Must wear white gloves during entire shift.
  • Volunteers 18 and older may participate; volunteers 5’5” and taller are preferred.

Volunteer Registration for this event will tentatively begin on Friday, July 07, 2017. Please check back with us.

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