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HELP WANTED

To APPLY: Please send a notecard with your contact info (including login name), the position interested in and your qualifications to Teresa Firelight or Starwolff (Starwolff2000).

The Firestorm Gateway is trying to launch a 24×7 SciFi RolePlay (RP) area along with some Regularly Scheduled RP Events. We need staff* to make this happen. We currently have openings in the following areas:

  • Callahan's Spiral Galaxy - a 24×7 Drop-in Roleplay SciFi Cantina/Bar. It is set on a Space Station's visitor area, where crews of docking ships can enjoy themselves. Side business of all kinds (legal and otherwise) can be conducted here.
  • Space Station Crew RP - a 24×7 Roleplay area for those who would like to RP living/working on a Space Station. There are multiple decks, with the main RP deck being on Level 2 of the Tempus Space Station.
  • Star Trek RP - These are “Missions” occurring at regularly scheduled times and take place on board USS Gateway, a Sovereign Class Starship. Current Scheduled times are: Fridays Noon SLT, Sundays 8 AM SLT, Sundays 6 PM SLT. We are looking for crew. Also, for those who have experience planning/running Trek-style missions, we are also looking for CO's/Mission Planners.
  • LEADERSHIP Roles - We are looking for people who already have strong RP Leadership experience to take on leadership and organizational roles in each of the three areas listed above.

Please Note: These positions are RP and RP leadership, and won't automatically make you a member of Firestorm's Staff. However, those who are consistent/dependable and make significant contributions may be invited onto the Firestorm Team at a future time.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Open Positions ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Current available positions and qualifications are listed below. (However if you have an idea for something that is not listed, please feel free to contact Teresa and suggest it, as she is open to new ideas to help make the RP successful.)

Callahan's Spiral Galaxy Positions

Callahan Staff

Callahan's is looking for staff, such as bartenders, waitresses, the janitor, etc – these are RP positions and filling one will not automatically put you on the Firestorm Team.You will develop a character and come somewhat regularly as that character with the goal of helping to foster the RP. These positions require a commitment to frequent and hang out at the bar, and engage those who drop by in RP. You can also use the Firestorm Gateway Roleplay Group chat to invite folks to join you for RP.

Qualifications: Some experience in RP required, dependability (e.g., RP here frequently), newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals).

Callahan's Regular Customers

Callahan's is looking for regular bar customers. This can include people who are stranded on the station, freighter crew looking for customers who need shipping (legal items or contraband), Captains/Crew of ships who frequent the station, etc. You will develop a character and come somewhat regularly as that character with the goal of helping to foster the RP. These positions require a commitment to frequent and hang out at the bar, and to engage those who drop by in RP. You can also use the Firestorm Gateway Roleplay Group chat to invite folks to join you for RP or for a game of Greedy or Poker, etc.

Qualifications: Some experience in RP required, dependability (e.g., RP here frequently), newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals).

Callahan's Manager

This person will be responsible to assure that RP is happening somewhat regularly at Callahan's Bar. They will organize some RP events or activities (themed RPs, Dances at the bar, Gaming room contests (greedy/poker), etc). In addition, the Manager will be the first point of contact for the bar Staff and Regular Customers, assisting them with issues/concerns, giving advice when requested, etc.)

Qualifications: Requires experience in RP leadership, preferable in a 24×7 setting. Requires good interpersonal skills, commitment/dependability, newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals).

Space Station Crew RolePlay Positions

Space Station Crew

We are looking for people who want to be crew of the SS Tempus Space Station. This means that IC you live/work on the station. You can RP on any of the decks of the station (including Callahan's). Ideally you can also interact with the Callahan's guests: a doctor can treat injuries or give checkups, a security officer can interrogate customers of questionable character, an Engineer might assist a docked ship with repairs, etc. In addition, we hope to have regular Station RPs in addition to the DropIn RPs once we have a Station Commander.

Qualifications: Some experience in RP required, dependability (e.g., RP here frequently), newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals).

Space Station Commander

This person will be responsible to assure that RP is happening somewhat regularly at Tempus Space Station. They will organize a weekly weekly RP for the crew, as well as some RP events or activities (themed RPs, training sessions, combat drills, etc). Also the Commander will be responsible to recruit new crew for the weekly scheduled RPs.

In addition, the Manager will be the first point of contact for SS Tempus Crew, assisting them with issues/concerns, giving advice when requested, etc.)

Qualifications: Requires experience in RP leadership, preferable in a 24×7 setting, and ability to plan missions and/or RP events. Requires good interpersonal skills, commitment/dependability, newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals).

Star Trek RolePlay Positions

USS Gateway Crew

We are looking for people to be crew of the USS Gateway at one (or more) of her regularly scheduled RPs. Currently, RPs are scheduled for Noon SLT Fridays, 8 AM SLT Sundays and 6 PM SLT Sundays. We hope to add more regularly scheduled RPs. In addition, crew can do drop-in RP on the ship the whenever it is not in use for a mission.

We currently have openings in Engineering, Medical, OPs, Science, and Security. Free Uniforms are available on the supply deck. Crew members commit to RPing at one (or more) of the mission times on a regular basis.

Qualifications: Some experience in RP required, dependability (e.g., RP here regularly), newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals). Some knowledge of Star Trek is helpful.

CO's / Mission Leaders

We are looking for people who can plan/lead a Trek RP session. You will plan and command weekly missions, announce them to multiple groups, welcome and help out any new-to-SL residents who come, etc.

Qualifications: This is a nontrivial job. it requires that you have experience planning and running Trek missions, that you are there like clockwork for every one of your scheduled missions, that you come 1/2 hour before mission start to send out notices about the mission to multiple groups and/or group chats. In addition, we strongly prefer that you have an existing small base of crew committed to attending your missions, so you can RP even if no new residents show up at the beginning of the RP. You must have good people skills and be newcomer-friendly. And, of course, you must have a fairly extensive familiarity and/or knowledge of Trek.

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

SS Tempus Station Manager

This person is responsible for helping establish 24×7 RP on the Firestorm Gateway. Their Primary focus will be on Callahan's, but they can also work to establish 24×7 drop-in RP on SS Tempus and USS Gateway. This will include overseeing 24×7 RP activity and establishing some regularly scheduled events to draw people to the RP area.

Qualifications: This person must have solid experience in a 24×7 RP environment with some leadership experience in it. They must have good people skills, be newcomer friendly (e.g, welcoming/helpful towards new-to-SL and new-to-RP individuals), be very dependable, and be willing to have a near-daily presence at the RP area.

Firestorm Gateway RolePlay Publicist

This person is responsible for getting the word out as widely as possible about the Firestorm Gateway RolePlay – including the general RP, any activities, special events, etc. Firestorm has a large group for new-to-SL residents, where they can send notices. There are some SciFi Groups that permit this type of announcement as well. Plus they should set up and maintain a standard Internet presence for the Firestorm Gateway's RolePlay (Blog, Facebook, twitter, etc).

Qualifications: A solid knowledge of standard Internet publicity mechanisms, an enthusiasm for promoting Firestorm Gateway's RP, good writing skills, and some experience in internet publicity.

fsgw_help_wanted_rp.txt · Last modified: 2016/12/16 15:44 by teresa.firelight