Volunteers play an important role in supporting programs and events by enhancing our visitors’ experience. In the end, volunteers assist in achieving our vision of fostering an awareness, appreciation and understanding of Alberta's air, land, water and biodiversity.

Volunteer Positions


Volunteer reads a wildlife trivia question from a note card to a group of children gathered in the discovery centre.

Working directly with the public, these positions support the direct delivery of programs and help to enhance each visitor’s experience.


Working alone or with other volunteers, you’ll take the lead capturing the memories at Bow Habitat Station!


Learn new skills!

We do our best to set our volunteers up for success. Through formal training and on-the-job experiences, we strive to provide you with unique and educational experiences.

Get recognized!

Our formal recognition program acknowledges the value of our volunteers through hourly milestones and at volunteer-only events throughout the year.

Join Our Team

We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2018. Applications close March 31, 2018. Training will take place in April, 2018.

Note: As an important tool in our program's screening process, applicants will be asked to complete a Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check. Applicants will also be required to attend an orientation session as well as mandatory training sessions relevant to their volunteer position(s).

Updated: Dec 6, 2017