Staff Listings!

FanimeCon wants to draw special attention to the following positions.

If you are interested in any of these listings, click the "apply now" link to show your interest.

Besides these, most other departments are looking for staff. You can apply for them at the main staff application site.

PC eGaming Co-Head

Are you into building a community centered around computer gaming & eSports? Then this is the position for you!

As one of the pillars of the eGaming Department, you are expected to build and lead a team of staffers to create a modern and inclusive gaming experience at FanimeCon. This could be from tournaments, free-play, stage events, and more!

Duties:
* Building a community centered around PC computer gaming (with possible opportunities to expand to Virtual Reality, mobile, and/or expanding technologies).
* Research trending gaming titles and gaming news trends relevant to your sub-department as a building block for your sub-department's success.
* Research gaming communities, local and abroad, relevant to your sub-department and act on titles that would attract the most attention to your section.
* Balance your sub-department needs with sponsor's needs (if applicable).
* Documentation of events, communications, links, and references for the year and future years to come through platforms assigned to you.
* Communicating with other sub-departments within eGaming for your needs such as: Crowd Control/Line Management, equipment maintenance, network maintenance, and tournament organizers.
* Communicate with other departments within the Games Division in matters of game title ratings approval, gaming stage events, and security.
* Act as a second-in-command to the eGaming Department and comply with directives as given by eGaming Heads if necessary.
* Assist staffers in your sub-department and cater to their needs.
* Conduct area patrols around the PC stations and monitor/report for unusual activities.
* At-convention equipment management and documentation.
* Carefully setting up and tearing down equipment as needed.
* Interact and delight attendees as one of the public faces of FanimeCon.


Requirements
* Be customer service oriented, we want to help craft memorable experiences for our staff and attendees.
* Be able to work in a loud and crowded environment.
* Be able to lift no more than 50 lbs during setup and tear-down of the convention.
* Be available when needed for any conversations regarding your sub-department, department & division.
* Be a team-player, maintain a professional level of responsibility and respect.
* Be at least 18 years old: some of our shifts are late at night.
* Be able to maintain a positive attitude and ask others for help when needed.
* Staff typically work 24 hours over the course of the 4 day convention, however as a Co-eGaming Second you are responsible for all actions that occur within your sub-department.
* You may be asked to be radio trained - the department will inform staffers in this position should there be a need plus training information.

Additional desired skills and traits:
* Management and customer service experience is a plus.
* Experience working with versatile, agile, dynamic teams in an exciting and constantly changing environment.
* Ability to adapt to any situation when it calls for it.
* Knowledge of computer games and the like are not a requirement, but strongly preferred.

We place a high value on building an inclusive and welcoming environment. We strive to give each every one of you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills and experience. We try to be as flexible as possible with our staff while maintaining an organized schedule. If you have any questions, feel free to email egaming@fanime.com

Click Here To Apply Now!



Part of the E-gaming department

Entry last modified Wed Oct 5 2022, 06:32:51

Shift Leader

The position for all of your eGaming information and assistance needs! As a lead, you will be leading your team of eGaming staff ready to be the first point of contact between the department and the attendees.

Naturally as attendees enter the Gaming Hall, they may want to sign up for events/tournaments, borrow use of a console controller, or may want general information regarding eGaming's policies and events. You and your team will be there to assist in answering questions attendees may have including keeping up to date on on-going eGaming events.

Skills:
* Prior Customer Service, Management, and/or Communication experience.
* Experience working with versatile, agile, dynamic teams in an exciting environment.
* Being able to adapt quickly to situations when they occur.
* Knowledgeable in basic computer operations.
* Demonstrate a high level of responsibility.

General Duties:
* Communicating and mentoring staff assigned to you on operating procedures including attendee-staff etiquette, tournament/event registration, controller lending stations, and office administration management.
* Communicating to attendees, up-to-date events and occurrences within the department.
* Allocating staff for mitigating crowd control and line creation.
* Assisting other sub-departments within eGaming for office resources and/or requests for additional personnel for additional duties.
* Assisting attendees with answering questions regarding events and eGaming policies.
* Carefully setting up and tearing down equipment.
* Conduct visual patrols around all sections managed by eGaming and monitor/report for unusual activities.
* Interact and delight attendees as one of the public faces of FanimeCon.

General Requirements
* Be customer service oriented, we want to help craft memorable experiences for our staff and attendees.
* Be on time for shifts and complete assigned tasks.
* Be able to lift 35lbs by yourself and up to 100lbs during a team lift.
* Be at least 18 years old: some of our shifts are very late at night.
* Be able to maintain a positive attitude and ask others for help when needed.
* Attend all trainings assigned by the eGaming Department Head & Seconds.
* Staff typically work 24 hours over the course of the 4 day convention, however as a lead position, you are responsible for your sub-department and must deal with situations should they arise.
* You may be asked to be radio trained - the department will inform staffers in this position should there be a need plus training information.

We place a high value on building an inclusive and welcoming environment. We strive to give each every one of you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills and experience. We try to be as flexible as possible with our staff while maintaining an organized schedule. If you have any questions, feel free to email egaming@fanime.com

Click Here To Apply Now!



Part of the E-gaming department

Entry last modified Sun Oct 30 2022, 08:35:42

PC Tournament Organizer Lead

Multiple positions open within the E-Gaming Staff! The place for all of your 24-hour video gaming needs!

Our department is looking for experienced tournament staff with the PC e-Gaming sub-department. In this role, you will be helping to put on a great show for both attendees and staff alike. You will assist the PC Head with creating and executing tournaments centered around your sub-department, greeting attendees, or just checking to make sure everyone feels welcome, and better yet, having fun.

E-Gaming PC Specialist Desired Skills:
* Basic computer troubleshooting
* Prior experience with PC e-gaming tournaments, solo or team based.
* Experience in online bracketing software Smash.gg.
* Knowledge of bracket types in online and paper format.
* Experience working with versatile, agile, dynamic teams in an exciting environment.

General Duties:
* Research trending gaming titles and gaming news trends relevant to your sub-department as a building block for your sub-department's success.
* Research gaming communities, local and abroad, tournament and casual, relevant to your sub-department and act on tournament titles that would attract the most attention to your section.
* Act as a second-in-command to the e-Gaming 2nd PC Co-Heads and comply with directives as needed.
* Assist attendees with signing up for tournaments, online or at the convention.
* Assist staffers who are bracket runners and reporters and cater to their needs.
* Interact and delight attendees as one of the public faces of FanimeCon.
* Conduct area patrols around the E-Gaming stations and monitor for unusual activities.
* Carefully setting up and tearing down equipment.
* Request Line control on major events during tournament sign-ups & check-in.

General Requirements
* Be customer service oriented, we want to help craft memorable experiences for our staff and attendees.
* Be on time for tournaments you are managing and complete assigned tasks/brackets.
* Be able to work in a loud and crowded environment.
* Be able to lift no more than 50 lbs during setup and tear-down of the convention.
* Be at least 18 years old: some of our shifts are late at night.
* Be able to maintain a positive attitude and ask others for help when needed.
* Staff typically work 24 hours over the course of the 4 day convention.
* Ability to adapt to any situation when it calls for it.
* You may be asked to be radio trained - the department will inform staffers in this position should there be a need plus training information.

We place a high value on building an inclusive and welcoming environment. We strive to give each every one of you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills and experience. We try to be as flexible as possible with our staff while maintaining an organized schedule. If you have any questions, feel free to email egaming@fanime.com

Click Here To Apply Now!



Part of the E-gaming department

Entry last modified Wed Oct 5 2022, 06:33:10

Info Desk staff

What is Info Desk? Who are they, and what do they do?

Info Desk is one of the most visible public faces of FanimeCon. We greet the public with a friendly face and the answer to their questions both through stationary desks and walking teams located throughout the convention. When you don't know, go ask Info!!

Info Desk Staff Requirements :

Must be 18 years old by the time FanimeCon starts. (exceptions may be made on a case by case basis)

Must have valid government issued photo ID. ie drivers licence, passport, state id card, military id card, etc....
Must work 24 hours over the course of Fanime weekend Th-M divided up into 6(six) 4(four) hour shifts.

Must complete Radio Training.

Must complete Customer Service Training.

Must attend at least 2(two) pre-con meeting

Must be familiar with the Fanime website.

Must follow COVID vaccination rules.

Must check in with Programing Ops and Manager On Duty 15 minutes before each shift.

Must check in with Programing Ops and Manager On Duty after each shift.

Must abide by the FanimeCon Member Code of Conduct and the FanimeCon Staff Code of Conduct at all times.

Info Desk Responsibilities

Before Con, Info Desk staff members are responsible for acquiring information as it becomes available concerning Programing, Extravaganzas, and Fan Service.  Throughout the months leading up to Con, Info Desk staff continue to become well versed on all programming, events, and schedule changes in order to share this information with staff and attendees.

During Con, Info Desk staff members distribute information about events, event locations, any changes, and other pertinent information. They understand the rhythm and flow of what information attendees ask for on a given day and are prepared with responses for related questions (for example, Cosplay is big on Saturday, so Info Staff should be prepared for questions related to cosplay). Info Staff members keep in constant contact with Programming Ops, distribute information about all changes that come from Prog Ops, and communicate any alarming trends to either Prog Ops or Con Ops as it pertains to scheduling. Info Desk is also responsible for distributing the daily con newsletter to attendees.

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Part of the Info Desk department

Entry last modified Mon Oct 3 2022, 22:59:16

General Staff

The position for all of your eGaming PC & Console needs! You will be on the front-lines of the department helping out in numerous roles. Roles such as: Basic Information Desk, Tournament Registration, Tournament Bracket Runner, Tournament Reporter, Controller Lending Desk, Inventory Control, & Player-to-Gaming Stage Escort.

You and your team will be there to assist in answering questions attendees may have including keeping up to date on on-going eGaming events.


Skills:
* Knowledgeable in basic computer operations.
* An interest in console or PC gaming.

General Duties:
* Communicating to attendees, up-to-date events, occurrences within the department, & general policies.
* Assisting Veteran Staff with Line Control, Controller Lending Stations, PC Operations, Tournament Registration & Operations.
* Assisting other sub-departments within eGaming for office resources and/or requests for additional personnel for similar duties.
* Carefully setting up and tearing down equipment.
* Conduct visual patrols around all sections managed by eGaming and monitor/report for unusual activities.
* Interact and delight attendees as one of the public faces of FanimeCon.

General Requirements
* Be customer service oriented, we want to help craft memorable experiences for our staff and attendees.
* Be on time for shifts and complete assigned tasks.
* Be able to lift 35lbs by yourself and up to 100lbs during a team lift.
* Be at least 18 years old if taking any afternoon-night shifts.
* Be able to maintain a positive attitude and ask others for help when needed.
* Attend all trainings assigned by the eGaming Department Head & Seconds.
* Commit to volunteering 20-24 hours over the 4-day convention period as per staff guidelines (slightly lower hours could be accommodated).
* You may be asked to be radio trained - the department will inform staffers in this position should there be a need plus training information.

We place a high value on building an inclusive and welcoming environment. We strive to give each every one of you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills and experience. We try to be as flexible as possible with our staff while maintaining an organized schedule. If you have any questions, feel free to email egaming@fanime.com

Click Here To Apply Now!



Part of the E-gaming department

Entry last modified Thu Nov 17 2022, 23:06:38

Attendee Relations Staff

Attendee Relations staff are responsible for customer service, peace-bonding, & line and crowd control at FanimeCon. If you enjoy walking around & interacting with attendees while also getting a behind-the-scenes peek at how the con is run, this is a great department for you!

Looking for a new experience this upcoming FanimeCon? The Attendee Relations department is looking for people to help make the convention a better place. We’re an ever-growing event and now is your chance to give back! As part of Attendee Relations, you will help patrol the convention center, making sure members are safe and being respectful. All of our staff were once attendees like yourself! They’ve taken on the challenge of improving FanimeCon by directly affecting it behind-the-scenes. Join this exclusive experience to see what makes us tick.

Being Attendee Relations staff does come with some perks: a free full-weekend badge, discounted hotel prices, and fun stories to share with new friends.

If you are interested in joining the Attendee Relations family, please consider the following:
1. You must be 16 years of age or older by the start of FanimeCon.
2. We ask that you make a minimum of 3 training meetings (either in-person or online) to ensure that you are well-prepared with the challenges that you will face at FanimeCon.
3. All staff members must volunteer a minimum of 24 hours throughout the 5 days of the convention.
4. You should have a love for the community that is FanimeCon, and must be willing to step up to the tasks that are given to you during your shifts!

We hope that sounds interesting, and we look forward to talking to you more about joining us here in Attendee Relations!

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Part of the Attendee Relations department

Entry last modified Sun Oct 16 2022, 11:38:58

Policy Relations Staff

We are looking for staff who are communicative, adaptive, focused, patient, understanding, and perceptive. If you are someone who enjoys walking around the convention center, people-watching, can lift up to 20 lbs with limited assistance, and is interested in event planning and customer service - Policy may be the department for you!

Policy Relations (Policy) is a department that works with Convention Security to address and resolve safety concerns. We are in charge of enforcing the Code of Conduct and addressing Attendee safety concerns as they come to light, working with Convention Security as needed to ensure that everyone at the convention can have a fun and safe experience.

A typical shift consists of patrolling areas of the convention, keeping an eye out for any safety hazards, and being a presence that attendees can come to with questions or concerns. Additionally, Thursday (Day 0), Friday and Monday there is some light set up and take down of signage.


Policy Staff Requirements:
-Must be 18 years old by the time FanimeCon starts.
-Must attend at least 2 (two) pre-con meetings (virtual or in-person).
-Must attend department-specific training & radio training (virtual or in-person)
-Must be able to work 21 to 24 hours over the course of Fanime weekend Friday-Monday divided up into 3 (three) 7 (seven) hour shifts.
-Must abide by the FanimeCon Member Code of Conduct and the FanimeCon Staff Code of Conduct at all times.
-Must abide by FanimeCon 2023 COVID-Policies. There will be no exceptions to the COVID policies, even for staff. Please check the COVID-19 Policy page and ensure you are able to comply with all requirements listed.

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Part of the Policy Relations department

Entry last modified Wed Oct 5 2022, 06:33:26

MusicFest Staff (2-3 positions)

The MusicFest department (a department in the Guest Relations Division) is recruiting 2-3 professional and sociable staffers to work in the role of a MusicFest staffer – directly supporting the FanimeCon MusicFest concert in all aspects.

­DUTIES:
+ Work as a part of the MusicFest staff to support the MusicFest guest(s) including:
+ Perform a variety of organizational tasks to support the success of the FanimeCon MusicFest concert.
+ Work as at-con liaison between MusicFest department and Guest Relations head team when requested.
+ Attend to MusicFest GoHs during their time at FanimeCon when requested.
+ Attend daily morning GR staff meetings and any MusicFest staff meetings during con.

REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must be at least 21 years old.
+ Must work AT LEAST a total of 24 hours over the 4-day event (Friday – Monday).
+ Must be punctual, professional, and organized.
+ Must be a cooperative team player.
+ Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment.

PREFERENCES:
+ Open and helpful person with initiative!
+ Available to work (some) late evenings
+ Familiarity with FanimeCon
+ Hospitality experience (e.g. at another convention, at school, at work, etc.)

**NOTE: Cosplay is allowed while on duty, but must not interfere with ability to perform necessary tasks.

If interested, please fill out an application on the recruitment site and you will be contacted by Guest Relations Division staff. Thank you for your interest.

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Part of the MusicFest department

Entry last modified Sat Oct 29 2022, 04:49:20

Japanese Interpreter (2-3 positions)

The Guest Relations division is recruiting 2-3 professional and sociable staffers to work in the role of a Japanese interpreter - directly interpreting for a Japanese guest of honor (GoH) and guiding them around FanimeCon.

DUTIES:
+ Greet assigned GoH upon their arrival to and departure from con.
+ Guide GoH around con according to their personal schedule.
+ Help GoH coordinate/run their panels and interviews when necessary.
+ Work as at-con liaison between GoH and Guest Relations head team.
+ Attend daily morning staff meetings during con.
+ Perform other necessary tasks within the Guest Relations division when requested.

REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must have advanced level of fluency in Japanese (JLPT N2 or N1 certification)
+ Must be 18 years old.
+ Must work AT LEAST a total of 24 hours over the 4-day event (Friday – Monday).
+ Must be punctual, professional, and organized.
+ Must be a cooperative team player.
+ Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment.

PREFERENCES:
+ Open and helpful person with initiative!
+ Available to work (some) late evenings
+ Familiarity with FanimeCon
+ Comfortable with public speaking
+ Hospitality experience (e.g. at another convention, at school, at work, etc.)

**NOTE: Cosplay is allowed while on duty, but must not interfere with ability to perform necessary tasks.

If interested, please fill out an application on the recruitment site and you will be contacted by Guest Relations staff. Thank you for your interest.

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Part of the Guest Relations division

Entry last modified Sat Oct 8 2022, 17:50:45

Domestic GoH Handler (2-3 position)

The Guest Relations division is recruiting 2-3 professional and sociable staffers to work in the role of a domestic GoH handler - directly interacting with a domestic guests of honor (GoH) and guiding them around FanimeCon.

DUTIES:
+ Greet assigned GoH upon their arrival to and departure from con.
+ Guide GoH around con according to their personal schedule.
+ Help GoH coordinate/run their panels and interviews when necessary.
+ Work as at-con liaison between GoH and Guest Relations head team.
+ Attend daily morning staff meetings during con.
+ Performing other necessary tasks within the Guest Relations division when requested.

REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must be 18 years old.
+ Must work AT LEAST a total of 24 hours over the 4-day event (Friday – Monday).
+ Must be punctual, professional, and organized.
+ Must be a cooperative team player.
+ Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment.

PREFERENCES:
+ Open and helpful person with initiative!
+ Available to work (some) late evenings
+ Familiarity with FanimeCon
+ Comfortable with public speaking
+ Hospitality experience (e.g. at another convention, at school, at work, etc.)

**NOTE: Cosplay is allowed while on duty, but must not interfere with ability to perform necessary tasks.

If interested, please fill out an application on the recruitment site and you will be contacted by Guest Relations staff. Thank you for your interest.

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Part of the Guest Relations division

Entry last modified Sat Oct 8 2022, 17:50:01

Green Room Staff (2 positions)

The Guest Relations division is recruiting 2 sociable staffers to work in the Green Room, a rest and relaxation space for domestic and Japanese Guests of Honor (GoHs).

DUTIES:
+ Present hospitable Green Room environment to GoHs including: maintaining cleanliness of room; keeping snacks/drinks stocked; engaging with GoHs when necessary.
+ Attend daily staff meetings during con.
+ Aid handlers/interpreters with Panels' check-in.
+ Performing other necessary tasks within the Guest Relations division when requested.

REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must be 18 years old.
+ Must work a total of 24 hours over the 4-day event (Friday – Monday).
+ Must be punctual and professional.
+ Must be a cooperative team player.
+ Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.

PREFERENCES:
+ Available to work (some) late evenings.
+ Able to do light-to-medium lifting (mostly food/drink items)
+ Conversational Japanese skills
+ Hospitality experience (e.g. at another convention, at school, at work, etc.)
+ Open and helpful attitude!

**NOTE: Cosplay is allowed while on duty, but must not interfere with ability to perform necessary tasks.

Staffers local to the area are preferred, but those from out of town are welcomed to apply also.

If interested, please fill out an application on the recruitment site and you will be contacted by Guest Relations staff. Thank you for your interest.

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Part of the Guest Relations division

Entry last modified Sat Oct 8 2022, 17:50:20

Gaming Stage "Talent"

The Talent (aka Host and Commentator) role presents you as the face (and voice) of some of these events. If you are passionate and knowledgeable about games, your expertise is wanted to help communicate some of the in-depth strategies, overall meta knowledge, and statistical analysis to observers both at home and at con through our broadcasted efforts!

DUTIES:
- Hosts recreational and competitive gaming events that will take place on the Gaming Stage.
- Commentates/ co-commentates on various games.
- Facilitates audience participation.
- Provides reasonable accommodations for Guests of Honor and attendees brought on stage.
- Escorts Guests of Honor and attendees to various areas across the stage production area.


REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must work a total of 20 hours over the 4-day event (Friday - Monday).
- Must be punctual and professional.
- Must be a cooperative team player.
- Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.
- Must have clear and confident speaking ability (public speaking skills).

PREFERENCES:
- Previous casting / commentating experience
- Well-versed in some of the following popular games which may include: League of Legends, Tekken, Guilty Gear: STRIVE, Dragon Ball: FighterZ, Skullgirls: Second Encore, Super Smash Bros: Ultimate

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Part of the SAGE Stage department

Entry last modified Wed Dec 21 2022, 19:22:32

Gaming Stage "Stagehand"

The Fanime Gaming Stage is recruiting for Stagehands to assist in the setting up and breaking down of sets for the Gaming Stage events. They also assist our Stage and Broadcasting Teams with any adjustments that may need to happen on-stage.

DUTIES:
- Responsible for setting up, rearranging and breaking down sets. May include lifting heavy objects up to 50lbs with/ without the assistance of others.
- Assists colleagues in their roles such as gofering, conveying essential information to and from various parties, filling in for various roles temporarily.
- Typically stays at the Front Desk area to help answer questions, maintain the Lost & Found, and any other tasks that may arise.
- May also be assigned by Department/ Division/ Convention Leaders to assist with matters within or outside of the Gaming Hall.
- Manages backstage preparation areas.
- Assists Talent or other folks on-stage if they need anything.

REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must work a total of 20 hours over the 4-day event (Friday - Monday)
- Must be punctual and professional.
- Must be a cooperative team player.
- Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.
- Must be able to lift minimum 15lbs independently.

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Part of the SAGE Stage department

Entry last modified Wed Dec 21 2022, 19:24:11

Masquerade Staff

PREREQUISITES

* Be at least 18 years of age prior to or by Day 0 of Fanime.
* Attend one of the last two planning meetings prior to con.
* Must be available to work on Day 1 - 2 (Registration Desk shifts) and Day 3 (Sunday - Show Day). We can work around your schedule for Masquerade Shifts.
* Looking for ninjas (stage hands), den mothers (cosplayer's liaison), cosplay repair station volunteers, general masquerade staff.


ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

* Preferable Availability to volunteer Day 1 - Day 3
* Available to work until at least 10pm on Day 3 (Sunday)
* Ability to check in contestants using a simple database
* Ability to read a script
* For Stage Ninjas and Masquerade Show Day staff: ability to move quickly to fetch contestants, place/remove props, and run errands.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Masquerade Registration Desk shifts
* Assisting in helping the cosplayer contestants on where to go and when to wait
* Assisting backstage
* Communicate with your leads
* Punctual and Professional
* Ability to follow directions quickly and efficiently
* Must be available to work on Day 1 - 2 (Registration Desk shifts) and Day 3 (Sunday - Show Day). We can work around your schedule for Masquerade Shifts.

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Part of the Masquerade department

Entry last modified Sun Oct 16 2022, 11:38:36

Gaming Stage "Broadcast Director"

The Fanime Gaming Stage needs Broadcast Directors to help with the behind-the-scenes process of the Gaming Stage! While the Talents are looking pretty, you’ll be the one making sure they look and sound that way too.

DUTIES:
- Directs technical operations of livestream, broadcast equipment, and gaming devices.
- Pays attention to a broadcast and relays updates to the Stagehands and Broadcast Quality Assurance about what needs to happen (e.g if a microphone’s audio needs adjusting or if a camera needs to be redirected or operating a teleprompter).
- Repeats instructions to make sure people are on the same page.
- Directs the graphics on-screen by preparing pictures, video segments, audio clips, etc. for use by Broadcast Quality Assurance.


REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must work a total of 20 hours over the 4-day event (Friday - Monday)
- Must be punctual and professional.
- Must be a cooperative team player.
- Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.
- Experience operating a soundboard, various gaming consoles, OBS and other livestreaming programs.

PREFERENCES:
- Any experience with image manipulations programs such as Photoshop, GIMP, etc.

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Part of the SAGE Stage department

Entry last modified Wed Dec 21 2022, 19:24:31

Gaming Stage "Broadcast Quality Assurance"

The Fanime Gaming Stage needs Quality Assurance Staff to help with the behind-the-scenes process of the Gaming Stage! While everything is going on on the Stage, you’ll be the one moderating the virtual audience via livestream and the live one at con!

DUTIES:
- Operates livestreaming programs and adjusts broadcasting equipment as directed by the Broadcast Director.
- Assists with livestream chat moderation and audience crowd control.
- Operates transitions between different cameras and livestream transition scenes.
- Runs sign-ups for audience participation events.

REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must work a total of 20 hours over the 4-day event (Friday - Monday)
- Must be punctual and professional.
- Must be a cooperative team player.
- Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.

PREFERENCES:
- Have previous experience operating a soundboard, various gaming consoles, OBS and other livestreaming programs.

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Part of the SAGE Stage department

Entry last modified Wed Dec 21 2022, 19:24:40

Gaming Stage "Stage Operator"

The Fanime Gaming Stage needs Stage Directors to help with the on-stage production of the Gaming Stage! While the Talents are looking pretty, you’ll be the one making sure they are following protocol and coordinating with the Broadcasting Team to make sure everything looks great for the attendees at con and at home!

DUTIES:
- Instructs and signals the Talent to stay on topic or time checks.
- Receives live updates from the Broadcast Director.
- Provides direction to Broadcast Quality Assurance and Preparation Deck.
- Coordinates with the Broadcast Director for scene adjustments, and eGaming for console-specific setup.

REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must work a total of 20 hours over the 4-day event (Friday - Monday)
- Must be punctual and professional.
- Must be a cooperative team player.
- Must be able to adjust to a constantly changing environment and work independently as needed.

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Part of the SAGE Stage department

Entry last modified Wed Dec 21 2022, 19:25:03

Manga Lounge Staff

The Manga Lounge is a modest sized pop-up library at FanimeCon, featuring over 2,500 titles and a lounge for attendees to read manga of all types.

Looking For Staff Interested in:
*Providing great a customer service experience
*Learning a simple library check out program
*That delightful paperback book smell :)

Love of Manga is a huge plus, but a positive attitude is a requirement.

Time Commitment:
*FanimeCon policy for staff requires a commitment of at least 24 hours over the course of Wednesday (Day -1) through Monday (Day 4). There are LOTS of opportunities for hours, and are more than willing to adjust shifts so that everyone gets the most out of the Con.
*Pre-con hours do not count toward this total, and include attending staff meetings in Feb/April/May (or reading the meeting summaries if you miss them) and a short virtual training with the lounge department head.

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Part of the Manga Lounge department

Entry last modified Fri Jan 6 2023, 05:49:36

Registration staff

Are you into anime, games, and all things nerdy? Do you want to meet and befriend people with the same interests as you? Are you looking to see the inner workings of fanime and become gatekeepers to the whole convention? Do all of these apply to you?

-Over 15 years of age
-You are able to commit to working a minimum of 24 hours for Registration during our limited hours
-You will be able to make complete or mandatory training starting mid/late April
-Able to perform most if not all functions of what Registration requires of you such as:
-Ability to work in a fast paced, high stress environment
-Able to communicate with others and provide top notch customer service
-Contribute to a fun and exciting group of people
Follow basic instructions
-Experience in customer service/volunteer recommended


If so, send an application to join our close knit, disfunctional family at fanime registration today!

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Part of the Registration department

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Dealers Dept Staff

Ever wonder how we keep our Dealers Room running? Want to know what it takes to be the "modern day traveling salesman"? Now's your chance to get your feet wet in event management!

What we do:
-Dealer exhibitor check in.
-Cater to our Dealers' logistical needs during the show.
-Help with communications between our union decorator & Dealers.
-Manning & assist w/ daily tasks at our Dealer Ops Info booth.
-PA announcements. (If you're not mic-shy and you like to hear the sound of your own voice...lol)
-Bootleg spotting. (Help keep our Dealers honest!)
-Occasional crowd/line control.

Got experience? AWESOME! Share your ideas & experiences with us!

No experience? NO PROBLEM! We'll be more than happy to teach you a thing or two about how conventions & exhibitors operate.

Our dept staff is super laid back, we don't bite!

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Part of the Dealers Room Staff department

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ConOps Desk Staff

ConOps is the go to place for attendees or staffers to bring any issues they may be having during FanimeCon. We work with other staff to find answers and solutions, big or small.

Desk staffing is entry level, no previous experience required and you will always have a lead or head there to take on the harder, more sensitive situations that come up. As the first face of ConOps people may interact with to ask for assistance, some customer services skills and a friendly and helpful attitude will take you far at Desk.

Our shift expectation is likely to be about 4-6 hours total split across each day.

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Part of the ConOps department

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The Manga Lounge @Silver Island!

Looking for all staff and lead positions for the Manga Lounge's new extension, the Silver Island Lounge!

Play at FanimeCon all day and earn your place as FanimeCon staff at night with this 18+ position. Shifts start at 6p and 10p, giving you the ultimate flexibility in how you spend your time @the Con. Free shuttles provided to the DoubleTree hotel daily.

General duties:
*Small department set up and breakdown (A few hours total)
*Checking out titles and registering guests with our new online library system
*Reshelving returned titles
*Minor maintenance and supervisory of the lounge area

Just apply to the Manga Lounge and let us know you're interested in the Silver Island Lounge!

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Part of the Manga Lounge department

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ConOps Base Staff

ConOps is the go to place for attendees or staffers to bring any issues they may be having during FanimeCon. We work with other staff to find answers and solutions, big or small.

Base staffing does come with some highly recommended skill sets. Our base staff take incoming calls over the phone or radio, as well as monitor our staff discord for any reported incidents. We recommend customer service skills, willingness to use a phone or radio, and the ability to multitask.

Our shift expectation is likely to be about 4-6 hours total split across each day.

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Part of the ConOps department

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Question Writer

Are you one of those people that has the perfect fact for a situation? Are you good at writing and research? Do you follow all the latest anime streaming services? Are you a fan of Elden Ring lore? Do you know your Disney trivia?

If so, we're looking for you.

The Game Show staff writes hundreds of trivia questions for our show, but we could always use more people who know their anime. If this is you, contact us directly at gameshow@fanime.com (or apply through this form)

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Part of the FanimeCon Game Show department

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Game Show Producer

The Game Show department (which runs Party Quiz: the official game show of FanimeCon) is looking for members of production.

If you have a background in game shows, know what makes for a good game show, understand staging, and all that, then we want to hear from you!

Duties include pitching or refining a show format, as well as contributing material to make the show happen.

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Part of the FanimeCon Game Show department

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