2023 Arctic Winter Games Volunteer Mission Staff

The Ministry of Culture and Status of Women invites applications for  volunteer positions of Mission Staff for Team Alberta North at the 2023 Arctic Winter Games being held January 29 to February 4, 2023 in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Alberta.

Listed below are the qualifications and qualities we are looking for in potential candidates:

  • Interested candidates must reside north of the 55th parallel.
    Listing of communities north of the 55th (click)
  • Volunteer or paid staff with a Provincial Sport/Recreation Organization or related organization
  • Knowledge of the Alberta amateur sport system
  • Enthusiasm and interest for working in a multi-sport Games environment
  • Willingness and ability to commit time pre-Games, during the Games, and post-Games
  • Ability to operate both independently and in a team environment
  • Willingness to provide excellent service to assigned sports and Team Alberta North athletes
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • High energy, positive attitude and multi-task oriented
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license

Individuals interested in applying for Team Alberta North Mission Staff are asked to:

  1. Review the Mission Staff Responsibilities (click)
  2. Submit a completed application form (below). Hard copy applications can be requested by sending an email to
  3. Upload a resume highlighting relevant experience (within the online application below)
  4. Submit a reference letter (within the online application below)
    (i.e., letter of support from your provincial association or related organization)

Note: Travel expenses will be reimbursed as per the Alberta Treasury Board and Finance Travel, Meal and Hospitality Directive

Deadline to Apply – All applications must be submitted by October 15, 2021.
Final selection and notification will occur by February 2022. Applicants may be called upon for a personal or telephone interview and be required to submit a police records check before their position is confirmed.

Team Alberta North is committed to an inclusive environment that welcomes, respects and values the diversity of its participants.

Questions may be directed to:
Michelle Deering
Team Alberta North Chef de Mission
2023 Arctic Winter Games

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