Call for Applicants - WCAT Members (December 2019)

Announced by Rui Reis on

The WCA Competition Announcement Team (WCAT) is seeking new members to help them with their mission! Applications are open to everyone and community members not currently holding a WCA position are encouraged to apply.

The daily tasks of a WCAT member include:

  • Reviewing and announcing competition submissions with accuracy and correctness.

  • Handling change requests to competitions.

  • Debating and voting with the rest of the Team.

The official rights and duties of the WCAT are documented in WCA Motion 10.2019.1.

The qualities of members we are seeking include:

  • A sense of detail.

  • Service mindedness to help delegates in all the requests they can have.

  • Responsiveness in day to day communication with the rest of the Team and the Delegates.

  • Good familiarity with the WCA Competition Requirements Policy (WCRP).

  • Familiarity with the Regulations and WCA Policies.

  • Good level of English.

Other qualities which are good to have:

  • Having experience with competition organization and with group work.

  • Speaking more than one language.

  • Coding Experience

The expected workload is around 8 hours per week.

Candidacy documents must be in PDF format, and must include:

  • A brief personal introduction.

  • Summary of activities done for the WCA.

  • Goals as a member and why you are seeking to join.

The application period is open for applicants to submit their application document from now until January 5th 2020 23:59 UTC to Henrik Buus Aagaard (

Please pass this information on to anyone in your community that you believe would be a good fit for this new team. You do not need to have any current position inside the WCA to be considered.

Thank you!