Festival Driver

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Festival Driver

Due to COVID-19, the CPA Festival has been cancelled.

If you love driving, the freedom of the open road calls your name, this job is for you! Our adjudicators need daily rides to and from Hotel Arts, on 12th Ave., to the Mount Royal University (MRU) campus. Rental vehicles will be provided to use for transport, volunteers must be able to get to Hotel Arts/MRU on their own.

The Calgary Performing Arts Festival has been running for 89 seasons and supports the emerging talents of local amateur performers.

The CPA festival has a very small staff and needs volunteers—like you—to help the arts thrive in Calgary.


Driving adjudicators to and from their accommodations, ensure timely drop-off and pick-up of adjudicators, ability to adhere to a schedule and performing safe driving practices.

Dates: April 20 – May 9, 2020
Location: Mount Royal University Campus (4825 Mt Royal Gate SW) and Hotel Arts (119, 12 Ave. SW)

Shift Options

Weekday, Monday – Friday

  • Morning: 7:45am – 9:00am
  • Afternoon: 11:45am – 4:00pm
  • Evening: 7:45pm – 9:00pm


  • Morning: 7:45am – 9:00am
  • Afternoon: 11:45am – 4:00pm
  • Evening: 7:45 – 9:00pm

More Details

This job is the right fit if you:

  • Enjoy driving.
  • Are friendly and personable.
  • Like working with a variety of different people.
  • Can adhere to a time schedule and are punctual.
  • Over 25 with a valid driver’s license.

Skills you might build in this position: Working in a team (teamwork), interpersonal communication skills, time management, conflict resolution and adaptability.

Commitment: Standard volunteer commitment is a minimum of three shifts during the festival season, driver shifts can vary as driving times and traffic are not consistent. Driver commitments will be further discussed with volunteers chosen for this role.

To apply, please email volunteer@cpafestival.ca with your resume, further application requirements may be required.

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