Who Got the Pambassador Job? Not Me! But I’m Still Available…

I think I am over qualified for this job, Pambassador except for having one foot on a banana peel and one foot in the grave. 🙂

Applicant Qualification Requirement
Applications will be accepted only if applicants conform to and agree with the following terms and conditions.

1. The applicants’ age should range between 18 and 40 (including 18 and 40) by January 1, 2010. There is no gender limitation.

2. The applicants should possess excellent English or Chinese communication skills and writing abilities.

3. The qualified applicants should be in good physical and psychological condition so as to meet with the requirements specified in the “rights and duties of the pambassador”. If necessary, the selected applicants should take a physical and psychological check-up conducted by a medical institution chosen by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and meet with all the physical and psychological requirements.

4. The applicants should behave appropriately and their behaviors shall never be affected by any medical/chemical substance. By applying for the “pambassador” program, the applicants allow the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding to conduct the necessary investigations as regards to civil offence and criminal records, financial and driving records as well as other deemed necessary personal background information.

5. Employment conditions specify that the applicants shall be willing to perform the 1-month duties of the pambassadors in the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. They will also comply with the reasonable instructions and arrangements given by the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

6. Shall the applicants reach the final selection stage, they should be inclined to travel to Chengdu to complete the training program as well as take part in the final selection process (which will last about 1 week). The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding will pay for the economic class round trip air ticket between Chengdu and the home city (or a nearby city if there is no airport in the living town) as well as traffic fares, boarding and lodging for all the applicants that have reached the final selection stage. The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding encourages all the finalists to purchase comprehensive travel insurances prior to coming to Chengdu for the final selection.

7. The applicants should meet the general requirements to acquire a tourist visa to China. After entering the final selection process, the applicants should start the visa application procedure. The visa should include two entries, namely, the last one-week final selection held in Chengdu, and the 1-month pambassador duties after being selected as a pambassador. For more information as regards tourist visas within the borders of China, please refer to the website http://www.china-embassy.org/chn/hzqz/zgqz/t84191.htm or send an email to Pambassador@gmail.com for inquiry.

8. During the final selection, the applicants should be willing to participate in the basic training related to the protection of pandas and a series of tests carried by the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, including team work test, physical test, basic abilities test, individual influence test and adaptability test, etc

9. The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is allowed to use the application, name, image, appearance, voice, and profile of the applicant for the spreading and marketing activities.

10. During the selection process or after being selected as pambassadors, the applicants should follow the rules mentioned above, obey Chinese laws and regulations and the requirements related to this activity. The applicants shall be accounted responsible for any personal casualties and property loss or other casualties caused by the applicants’ own intention or misconduct. If the loss occurs to organizing units, the related units shall be entitled to claim compensation from the applicants that caused the trouble.

11. All the staff of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, the designated duty officers of the program and other related employees cannot apply for this program.

12. Since the selected applicants will be recognized as global pambassadors by the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, their behaviors shall always be appropriate and ethically professional.

13. Applicants will be disqualified if it is proved that they have violated Chinese laws, or behaved in an improper or immoral manner.

14. All the applicants will automatically subscribe to the e-mails and e-magazines (for free) designated by the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

15. The applications must be submitted by September 5, 2010. If the applicants exceeds 30,000, the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding shall be entitled to move the deadline ahead.

Employ Agreement
The qualified applicant should set up an employ agreement including the following terms. All the applicants should be sure to accept the following terms.

1.
You should perform the duties of pambassador in Chengdu from October 1 to November 10, 2010. Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is entitled to adjust the time of activities as the case may require, but should notify the qualified applicants in written form 10 working days prior to the adjustment. If there is any unforeseen incident, qualified applicant can apply to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding for terminating the performance of duties 10 working days ahead of time and the pambassador award will be granted pro rata at scheduled time.

2.
You have the responsibility to make necessary arrangements for your employer and family 1-2 months before you leave your hometown.

3.
During the tenure in Chengdu, the pambassador should perform the following duties:

After being selected as a Pambassador, you will have to “work in Chengdu” for one month, namely, under the guidance of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, you’ll have to complete the studying and practice programs providing basic knowledge concerning giant pandas protection and care

You will behave appropriately as a committed spokesperson and “Giant Panda Pambassador” for the “Panda Protection Project” of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding by documenting your adventures on the web, complementing them with pictures and videos on an every two days basis.

You will take at least 30 pictures of giant pandas and shoot videos of giant pandas for not less than 100 minutes, edit your own material, post it on http://www.pandahome.com and frequently mobilize social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, blogs, as well as special zone of Pambassador Network Activities designated by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

Accomplish the tasks enthused by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in accordance with the requirements, such as going to the selected destinations and completing the allocated work.

Accept interviews with the media as required, including internet chat rooms interviews and telephone interviews.

After “working in Chengdu” for one month and returning to hometown, before the tenure of pambassador is over, he or she should perform the following duties,

Represent the panda cause on multiple occasions; actively mobilize your own social media resources to spread the knowledge, come up with creative ideas for the “Panda Protection”; actively engage in fundraising and awareness raising activities.

Represent the panda cause on multiple occasions; actively mobilize your own social media resources to spread the knowledge, come up with creative ideas for the “Panda Protection”; actively engage in fundraising and awareness raising activities.

• Take part in media reports and interviews (including phone interviews and video interviews) in accordance with the requirements laid down by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

On the behalf of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, take advantage of your own resources to actively push forward the publicizing or donation collecting activities of Research Fund for Giant Panda Breeding;

4.
During the tenure of “pambassador”, you should:
During the first month after being selected as pambassador, in Chengdu, you should follow the instructions of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, lodge in the designated hotel or dormitory and are not allowed to be absent in activities or work allocated by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding without reason.。 <
You should assume the responsibility and keep good manners
If you cannot meet the above requirements, Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is entitled to put forward the application to terminate the contract of applicant's rights which will be implemented after being passed.

5.
During the one-month working in Chengdu, you should be willing to be allocated to take part in protection work of panda outdoors and caring work of penned panda in Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, including (but not limiting to) cleaning the home of panda, recording the daily data of panda, helping feed the panda, chopping the special bamboos in the designated area, tracking the wild pandas in the open air and hiking and camping in the jungle, and so on.

6.
Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding will offer each pambassador the following awards,
Each pambassador will receive an award of 1000 dollars;
The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding will pay for the pambassador's boarding and lodging in Chengdu (three meals and one lodging), traffic fares and the round trip air tickets between his or her hometown or nearby city and Chengdu;
But you'll have to pay for the snacks, drinks, water and electricity, phone bills and personal belongings other than three meals.

7.
Pambassador will represent Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, whose manners should be proper and meet the professional ethics, and should never do or participate in actions which will hurt the reputation of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

8.
You should be equipped with the proper skills, prudence and diligence as a pambassador and conform to the pambassador standards set down by Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and WWF.

9.
Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding will have all the intellectual property (including but not limited to copyright) of all the related reports, journals, web blogs, photos and other materials created by you during the period of employment; Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is entitled to modify them, etc.

10.
If you cannot conform to the above specified requirements, we are entitled to terminate the agreement signed by both parties ahead of time as the case may require and withdraw your title of pambassador.

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