Calgary Stampede Work Experience

Calgary Stampede Work Experience

Calgary Stampede Work Experience Program

For more than 40 years, Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary have had a valuable partnership with the Calgary Stampede and Exhibition, providing a Work Experience Program to our youth. The Stampede Work Experience Program provides those 12 years and older with a paid opportunity to work at the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth” and gain valuable work experience. 

There are also employment opportunities for the Stampede Work Experience Adult Supervisor Positions. Youth work in small teams throughout the eleven days of Stampede and are responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the grounds. Through a skills workshop and the ongoing support of qualified, caring, adult supervisors – youth learn important employment skills such as application writing, interview skills, punctuality, and customer service.

Who can access the program?

  • Youth ages 12 and up
  • Adults with experience working with children/youth

Applicant requirements:

  • All youth and supervisors must be available to work all 11 days
  • All youth need to have a SIN card/number
  • Youth do not need to be a member
  • Applications will be available at the recruitment talks, not before. Following the recruitment talks they can access the application online on our website
  • Applicants must include a resume with their application

How can I apply? 

To apply for the 2017 Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary’s Stampede Work Experience Program, please join us at a recruitment and information session. Dates and times are listed below:

2017 Recruitment and Information session dates:

All information sessions will run from 6:30-8:30 pm at the club location listed. Please note, although pre-registration is not required, once the locations maximum capacity is reached the doors will be closed and the session will begin.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - BGCC Hangar
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - Thorncliff Club
Monday, February 27, 2017 - Beltline Youth Centre
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - Pineridge Club
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - Bowness Club
Monday, March 6, 2017 - Forest Lawn Club
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - Falconridge Clubs
Tuesday, March 15, 2017 - Penbrooke Club

For more information:

Contact stampede@bgcc.ab.ca  or (403) 520-1524.

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