WSWC is seeking a friendly and attentive Sports Attendant to join our team for a seasonal position. As an Attendant, you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service and ensuring a positive experience for those participating in events and visiting the site. This position requires strong communication skills, the ability to interact with others easily, and attention to detail. You will be assisting staff and participants with all sport and facility related needs during events / tournaments.

Duties will vary day to day but primarily are assisting to prepare a site for a World Championship event. You will be assisting during and after the event and assisting with the day to day operations prior to the event. Duties will include helping with all sport and facility needs prior to, during and after the event, including but not limited to:

  • Help staff and volunteers prepare and clean up after the event.
  • Greet participants at the airport, or lake.
  • Help participants with equipment at the airport, or at the lake.
  • Help in managing equipment.
  • Assist officials with technical equipment.
  • Assist with dock needs.
  • Liaison with athletes and leaders as needed.
  • Greet and welcome guests in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Provide information and assistance to guests regarding events, facilities etc.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the designated areas.
  • Assist with Registration.
  • Respond to participant inquiries and resolve any issues or complaints promptly.
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure smooth operations.
  • Assist with “clean up” and “take down” of the events.
  • Assist with food / drink delivery to officials.
  • Languages other than English are a plus, but not required.  We will have international athletes and participants from over 20 countries at this event.


  • Previous experience in food service, hospitality, or customer service is preferred.
  • Experience working with young adults in a “sport” environment is a plus.
  • Experience participating in a large sporting event is a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to provide exceptional service

Job Location: Calgary, Alberta

Pay: $18/hr

Expected Hours: 30 hours per week; Monday-Friday & Weekends as needed

Job Type: Seasonal

Contract Length: 6 weeks

Expected Start Date: July 3, 2024

Application Deadline: May 24, 2024

APPLY: To apply , please send your resume and any additional information to Krista Jansen at with the subject line, “Sports Attendant Job – [YOUR NAME]”

Please note that this is a paid position and is part of the Canada Summer Jobs Program, all eligible applicants will be considered.