Formula SAE Michigan

May 9-12, 2018

Brooklyn, Michigan USA

Michigan International Speedway

Skid Pad Course Worker Volunteer Information

Position Title: Skid Pad Course Worker

Activity: Formula SAE Dynamic Events

Position Description: The goal of the Skid Pad event is to measure the vehicle's maximum cornering capability by measuring the total time required for the vehicle to complete a figure of eight circuit.

Volunteers may be responsible for any of the operating aspects of the events:

  • Timing & Scoring
  • Flagger
  • Corner Worker
  • Cone Chaser
  • Driver Gear Inspection
  • Staging Queue

Preferred Skills/Qualifications/ Experience: Volunteers should have a general familiarity with motor vehicles and can operate course safety instructed by SCCA.

Orientation and Training: Onsite training led by the Event Captain and/or SCCA for course safety and operations.

Work Conducted via: onsite

Time Commitment: 1 day (Fri)

SAE Members only:  NO

Leadership Skills Obtained in this Role: opportunities exist

How to Volunteer


Volunteer Recruitment – Kathleen McDonald at
Also, feel free to contact Formula SAE Program Manager for any inquiries.

Kaley Zundel
Formula SAE Program Manager