Volunteer in Park City – Ski, Snowboard, Nordic and more!

Be AMAZING! Join our Team!

Join us in Park City, Salt Lake City or Moab and help make a difference in the lives of people of all abilities. What’s more, you’ll be a part pf a passionate group of talented individuals and create relationships, experiences and memories all year long!

Outdoor recreation and enriching times are ahead of you as part of our team. The National Ability Center welcomes volunteers year-round to assist within a wide selection of opportunities. From recreational programs, fundraisers and outreach events to office help and much more. Below is a list of highlighted volunteer opportunities. If you would like more information, to sign up, or have other volunteer questions, please contact us: volunteer@discovernac.org 435.649.3991 x625 Winter Volunteer Training Dates 2017-2018

Make this winter your most rewarding ever! Join us on the mountain, at the arena, in the office or for an event. We guarantee you’ll make a difference!

Ski and Snowboard Volunteer Instructor

Ages 18+
This is an advanced volunteer role. Independently instruct children and adults of all abilities to learn how to ski or snowboard, and how to advance their skills. See the job description for more information. A minimum four day training is required, as well as a minimum 20 day commitment for the season. Please submit cover letter, resume to Anna at annad@discovernac.org and fill out a volunteer application.


Ski and Snowboard Assistant

Ages 18+
Ski and snowboard assistants work alongside an instructor on ski and snowboard lessons, getting equipment ready, getting on and off lifts, providing support and encouragement during lessons and having fun as well. This is our biggest volunteer need for the winter.

We have lessons just about every day of the week from December 1-March25! Email skivolunteer@discovernac.org to get started.

Training required (you only need to attend 1):

  • January 17, 12:30pm-5:30pm
  • January 22, 12:30pm-5:30pm
  • February 16, 9:00am-2:00pm
  • March 7, 12:30pm-5:30pm
  • March 17, 12:30pm-5:30pm


Ski and Snowboard Peer Partner Program

Ages 11-17

Volunteer with a youth participant 3-5 weeks in a row. Lessons are about 3.5 hours on Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday morning and afternoon. Make a friend, have fun and help someone learn to ski or snowboard! Email skivolunteer@discovernac.org for the application. Space in program is limited.

Attend one of our peer orientations:

  • Jan. 3, 5pm-6:30pm
  • Feb. 21, 5pm-6:30pm


Mountain Guide

Ages 18+
This is an advanced volunteer role. Learn how to independently guide intermediate to advanced skiers and snowboarders around the resort who do not require instruction. Email skivolunteer@discovernac.org to get started.

Training required (you only need to attend 1):

  • Jan. 8, 10am-3pm
  • Feb 18, 10am-3pm
  • March 11 10am-3pm


Visual Impairment (VI) Mountain Guide

Ages 18+
This is an advanced volunteer role. Learn visual and verbal cues to independently guide participants with visual impairments around the resort. Email skivolunteer@discovernac.org to get started.

Two day training required: January 4 & 5 9am-4pm each day.

EQUESTRIAN VOLUNTEER: Ages 14+ Do you love horses and helping others? The Equestrian program is the one for you! Empower our participants and help care for our horses. We run this program year-round. Come to a training and great ready to work with some amazing people and horses! No experiences necessary- just a love of horses and people! Email volunteer@discovernac.org and let us know what training you want to attend:

December 28, 2017  2:00pm-5:30pm

Rock On! Indoor Rock Climbing Program at Momentum Climbing Gym in Sandy. Training is January 10, 2018 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. This is an 8 week program (January 17-March 7) where you are paired with a participant for those 8 weeks. It occurs every Wednesday evening and we have two different time slots 5:30pm-6:30pm or 7:00pm-8:00pm or you can stay for both!!! Email volunteer@discovernac.org for more information and to get started!!!

Fill out our volunteer application, and sign up by emailing  volunteer@discovernac.org

Looking to volunteer at our FUN EVENTS coming up! Grab a friend check out our list below and send off and email to volunteer@discovernac.org for all the details!

January 30- February 1, 2018 Huntsman Cup- Alpine Ski Racing (Gate Judges, Course Slippers, Timers, Cheering Sections are just a few of the opportunities we have!!)

March 1-3, 2018 Red, White and Snow









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