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Bootblack Coordinator

Responsibilities of the Bootblack Coordinator:

This position is responsible for:
  • Staffing
  • Scheduling
  • Liaison
This position supervises the following individuals:
  • Volunteer Bootblacks

·         Staffing

  • Recruit bootblacks to attend the event and sign up for hours.


  • Schedule bootblack stands (4) with volunteers for open hours.
  • Schedule bootblack for Friday night social.
  • Coordinate the move of a stand (if necessary) for any evening Hospitality Suite socials with the Facility Coordinator.


  • Communicate with bootblacks to insure that they are aware of their schedules and their needs are met.
  • Make signs for the walls behind the bootblacks reminding attendees that it is customary to tip.
  • Create sign-up sheets for each stand.
  • Make sure that bootblacks show up for their scheduled shifts.
Attend all staff meetings in person (or via Skype) as slave Jazz determines.