Volunteer Crew Application

We are looking for passionate volunteers with specific skill sets to work with us for all 4 days of Anime Matsuri as Crew members of the different international stores and exhibitions in the convention.

This is fully a volunteer-based position. All applicants will go through a screening process, only those who qualify will be called or emailed to schedule an interview ONLINE (temporarily) for final approval. Once accepted, you will belong to the Crew you apply for and you’ll become a representative in Houston. As a Crew member, you pledge to:

    • Represent proudly and with passion your Crew, in and out of the convention setting
    • Fulfill in high quality your duties and scheduled times at the convention from July 9-12, 2020
    • Be of service to your fellow crew members and to the Anime Matsuri attendees
    • Contribute to success

Please be aware that each Crew has different positions available, requirements, qualifications, and rewards.

Godzilla, Japan’s unstoppable force of nature, is back at Anime Matsuri with the fan favorite and highly popular Godzilla Store Tokyo. The store will be located in Exhibit Hall E, at Shibuya Crossing, and will feature merchandise from the Godzilla franchise. The Godzilla Store will be bigger this year with new items and exclusive goods. More Godzilla related announcements are coming! #AM2020 #Godzilla

Submit your application and prepare for an ONLINE interview: April 9th 8:00 PM CST, 2020

Positions available

  • Cashier (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Retail Associate (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Exhibition docent (6 hours shift per day)*

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • 21yrs or older
  • General knowledge of the Godzilla franchise
  • Be charismatic, outgoing and enjoy talking to people
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Retail experience (a plus but not required*)
  • Be able to stand for long periods of time
  • MUST be located in Houston in order to participate in the training period (2 sessions of 3 hours before the convention minimum)
  • Agree to volunteer a minimum of 18 hours at the con. Must be able to work Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the convention weekend

Reward:

  • One Personal Weekend Pass if all training and 18 volunteer hours are fulfilled
  • Exclusive items limited only for crew members, Official Godzilla Store crew name badge and hoodie
  • Experience working with our guests and industry, if you are a fan of the franchise you are in for a treat

GOOD SMILE RACING brings Racing Miku excitement to Anime Matsuri attendees on July 9-12, 2020 with their booth, a “History of Racing Miku” exhibition and official store. Check out the 2017 AMG GT3 Championship car and take pictures with the Racing Miku Supporters. Be part of this crew! #AM2020 #fightgsr

Submit your application and prepare for an ONLINE interview: April 9th 8:00 PM CST, 2020

Positions available

  • Cashier (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Retail Associate (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Photobooth assistant (6 hours shift per day)*

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Male & Female
  • Female must be between dress size 1-6 and Male must be up to L shirt size (to fit pre-made japanese size uniforms)
  • 21yrs or older
  • Females must be confident in assigned, tight-fitting and revealing attire
  • General knowledge of the Miku franchise
  • Be charismatic, outgoing and enjoy talking to people
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Retail experience (a plus but not required*)
  • Be able to stand for long periods of time
  • MUST be located in Houston in order to participate in the training period (2 sessions of 3 hours before the convention minimum)
  • Agree to volunteer a minimum of 18 hours at the con. Must be able to work Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the convention weekend

Reward:

  • One Personal Weekend Pass if all training and 18 volunteer hours are fulfilled
  • Exclusive items limited only for crew members, Official GOOD SMILE RACING uniform and cap
  • Experience working with our guests and industry, if you are a fan of the franchise you are in for a treat

K-Books sells variety of secondhand otaku and Japanese pop culture goods, including dōjinshi (self-published works), manga, novels, dolls, cosplay items, anime and video game goods, as well as voice actor and idol goods. Be part of this crew! We have 3 different sections: K-BOOKS (Anime Goods), K-BOOKS 18+ (Hentai and Adult content) and K-BOOKS BL & Yaoi Store (18+ content).

Submit your application and prepare for an ONLINE interview:

K-BOOKS – April 11th 11:00 AM CST  / K-BOOKS Hentai April 12th 11:00 AM CST / K-BOOKS Yaoi April 12th, 1:30 PM CST

Positions available

  • Cashier (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Retail Associate (6 hours shift per day)*

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • 21yrs or older
  • General knowledge of the Anime and Japanese Pop Culture
  • Be charismatic, outgoing and enjoy talking to people
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Retail experience (a plus but not required*)
  • Be able to stand for long periods of time
  • MUST be located in Houston in order to participate in the training period (2 sessions of 3 hours before the convention minimum)
  • Agree to volunteer a minimum of 18 hours at the con. Must be able to work Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the convention weekend

Reward:

  • One Personal Weekend Pass if all training and 18 volunteer hours are fulfilled
  • Exclusive items limited only for crew members and K-BOOKS swag bag
  • Experience working with our guests and industry, if you are a fan of the franchise you are in for a treat

For the very first time ever in America WIT Studios brings an Exhibiton, Store and panels to Anime Matsuri in Houston, TX. This is a treat for everyone who loves Anime and also wants to understand more of what goes behind making it. Volunteer your time and be part of the WIT Studio Crew!

Submit your application and prepare for an ONLINE interview: April 10th 8:00 PM CST, 2020

Positions available

  • Cashier (6 hours shift per day)*
  • Exhibition docent (6 hours shift per day)*

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • 21yrs or older
  • General knowledge of the Anime and Japanese Pop Culture
  • Be charismatic, outgoing and enjoy talking to people
  • Proficient in customer service
  • Retail experience (a plus but not required*)
  • Be able to stand for long periods of time
  • MUST be located in Houston in order to participate in the training period (2 sessions of 3 hours before the convention minimum)
  • Agree to volunteer a minimum of 18 hours at the con. Must be able to work Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the convention weekend

Reward:

  • One Personal Weekend Pass if all training and 18 volunteer hours are fulfilled
  • Exclusive items limited only for crew members and WIT Studio swag bag
  • Experience working with our guests and industry, if you are a fan of the franchise you are in for a treat