Department Overview: FAST (Fire Arts Safety Team)
Number of Department Leads and Co leads: 1 Lead, 1 Co-Lead
Estimated # of Volunteers Needed: 8
Arrival Time on Site. Thursday
Departure Time from Site Sunday: the same exodus as everybody else
Supplies: billed as needed
Supplies Inventoried: None
Supplies Needed during Burn: wood for the effigy and other items that are to be burned, accelerants, fusing, flares, recharge/recertification of Class A & ABC fire extinguishers, etc.
Breakdown of Duties/Responsibilities for department:
Inspect all things that have fire (poofers, toys, poppers, art) approve/disapprove them.
Duties before the Burn: Work with Effigy Team on the burn-construction of effigy, work with artists so that their art is safe to burn or be on fire and provide support so participants are safe.
Duties at Burn: Be informed of fire items as they arrive at gate, inspect all things that have fire on them, burn effigy & other art pieces as necessary
Duties After Burn: none
Departments interacted with:
Effigy Team (design/burn concept, partial prep for burn)
Concierge (inform about burning art arriving) EC (go/no go for burn)
Map (placement of things that will be burned or be a fire performance)
Medics (take vitals before & after burn)
Art Grant (knowledge of what art is to be burned and has fire on/in it)
Job descriptions for Lead and Co-Lead