UPDATE: Applications for Cork City volunteers are now closed but we are still looking for volunteers based in Mallow and Midleton! Please fill out the application form below to apply.

Cork Film Festival are looking for volunteers for a variety of roles to put the heart and soul of film onto the streets and screens of Cork! This is the festival’s 63rd year and it will take place from November 9th – 18th.

Available Roles

Box Office Assistants, Front of House, Guest Office, Press Office, Marketing Distribution, Runner, Technical Assistant (experience required), Steward, Survey Team.

Working Hours

Generally there are 3 shifts per day (early 10am – 2pm, mid 2pm – 7pm and late 7pm – 11pm). Volunteers are asked to cover at least 4 shifts (approx 20 hours) over the 10 days of the festival between Friday 9th November to Sunday 18th November 2018.


We are looking for friendly individuals who are good with people. Phone or customer support, computer, web and general ICT skills are all an advantage. Must be over 18 to apply.


You will be helping to bring the best of film to the public and get to enjoy some of the films yourselves. Volunteering will be an opportunity to see the inner workings of arts and festival management.

To apply  fill out the form  at the link below or email volunteer@corkfilmfest.org for further information.