The interview stage of volunteer selection for the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix begins


Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC) has started the interview stage of volunteers registered for the upcoming Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

The interviews have already started from December 19th. The number of applicants for the 2023 Formula 1 race has increased by 20 percent compared to last year and reached 9,500. The most active 1,500 volunteers will be selected and assigned to various areas of the race operations such as human resources, workforce, media operations, city, office, and airport operations, and guest relations.  The interviews will be finalized at the end of January next year.  

"Volunteers are an integral part of the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. This year, we have seen an increase in the number of applicants in a very short period. We are very pleased that the number of young people who are interested in volunteering is on the rise every year. Volunteering gives the youth a great experience and directly contributes to their future career. Next year, 1,500 volunteers are expected to be involved in the  Baku race." - said Irana Ahmadova, Head of the Human Resources and Workforce Department at Baku City Circuit Operations Company.

As the main criteria at the selection stage, preference will be given to candidates with high motivation, teamwork, and communication skills, as well as foreign language skills. After the registration of volunteers is completed, workshops and trainings will be organized by BCC in different fields, to boost their personal and professional development.

It should be noted that Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will be held on April 28-30, 2023. Baku will host the Sprint race for the first time as a part of the weekend format. You can follow our social media accounts below to keep up to date with the volunteering program: