VOLUNTEER for soccer!

The community soccer program depends on volunteers. From registration to coaching to helping out at city-wide tournaments, we rely on community members to run the outdoor soccer program.



Time commitment

Registration Volunteers

  • Verify registration forms are completed and confirm age and residency
  • Accept payment

Three hours per season.


  • Run practices and games
  • Communicate with parents about game times, cancellations, photo day, etc.
  • Distribute uniforms and gather uniforms at end of season

One to two hours per week (depending on age group) during outdoor soccer season.

Assistant Coaches

  • Help coaches run practices and games
  • Help coaches communicate with parents

One to two hours per week (depending on age group) during outdoor soccer season.

Team Managers

  • Help coaches manage equipment, fill out game sheets, recruit other parents to help with set up and take down and other duties

Four hours per season.

Referees & Assistant Referees (linesmen)

  • These are paid positions. This is a great way to earn some money and get work experience.
  • Referee courses are offered through Alberta Soccer. Visit their website for information. Courses are usually posted in April.

Depends on the number of games you can take on

Equipment Coordinator

  • Get equipment ready in the spring to hand out to the coaches
  • Make sure coaches return equipment after the season is over
  • Purchase equipment as needed

Four hours per season.

Equipment Assistants

  • Help equipment coordinator sort equipment

Three hours per season.

Photo Day Coordinator

  • Book the photographer (already done for this year).
  • Create photo schedule and notify coaches
  • Distribute photos to coaches

Three hours per season.

Referee Coordinator

  • Assign referees to U8 to U12 games for Malmo teams
  • Assign assistant referees to U14 to U18 games for Malmo teams

Four hours per season.

Field Marshalls –

the easiest volunteer job

  • Attend a shift for city or inter-city finals
  • Sit on sidelines and watch game
  • Deliver game sheet to tournament headquarters

Two hours per season.

City finals run the July long weekend (TBC).

SWEMSA U8 Tournament

  • Various including set-up the night before, during the tournament and clean-up

Between one to four hours.

The tournament date is TBD.

Community league casino – April 11 & 12

  • Various roles

Four to eight-hour shifts.

April 11 & 12 at the Palace Casino in West Edmonton Mall.

Community league social events

  • Various roles


For more information or to volunteer for one of the positions listed above, contact Lisa at soccer@malmoplains.com or fill out the form below:

Name *
Which of the positions above would you prefer?