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Lead Rink Worker (Recreation Technician) - Sante Fe, NM

The City of Santa Fe Recreation Department is posting for a full time Lead Rink Worker (Recreation Technician).

Full time, benefits, uniforms, free skating perks.

Check out our web site: chavezcenter.com

We are the largest recreation facility in NM.

Starting hourly rate will be at least $13. 25 per hour.


Please email or call for more information:

Tom Miller
Chavez Community Center / Ice Arena
3221 Rodeo Road
Santa Fe, NM 87507
Phone: (505) 955-4031
Email: temiller@santafenm.gov
Posting End Date: Until Filled


Posted 9/11

 

Operations Manager - Little Falls, NJ

Floyd Hall Arena on the campus of Montclair State University in Little Falls, NJ is seeking candidates for the Operations Manager Position.

Applicants should be energetic, self-starters, and willing to learn. ISI University or US Ice Rink certifications preferred. Interested candidates should email their resume and qualifications to kmccormack@floydhallarena.com

A link to the full job description can be found at:

http://www.floydhallarena.com/job-opportunities/

Contact Information:

Kevin McCormack
Floyd Hall Arena
One Hall Drive
Little Falls, NJ 07424
Phone: (973) 655-8030
Email: kmccormack@floydhallarena.com

Posting End Date: 11/1/19

Posted 9/10

 

Custodian - Full-Time - Northbrook, IL

Custodian - Full-Time

Position Summary
This position performs custodial and building maintenance duties at the Northbrook Sports Center indoor ice arena. May perform work at other recreation facilities and indoor and outdoor settings. Responsible for maintaining the cleanliness, sanitation and safe operations of facilities and performing some building maintenance.

Scheduled shifts are 8 hours and similar to 2nd shift work. Typical school-year schedule (mid-August to May) is Sunday - Thursday with start times varying from 3pm to 5pm. Typical schedule during summer (Memorial Day to mid-August) is Monday – Friday, start times vary between 2pm and 5pm. Schedules are dependent on programming/building hours and are created bi-weekly.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform general custodial duties, such as sweeping, mopping and sanitizing restrooms and program rooms at various recreation facilities.
  • Operate equipment in order to vacuum carpets, wax floors, resurface ice rink and remove snow.
  • Perform repair tasks, such as replacing light bulbs and ceiling tiles, as well as basic plumbing.
  • Handle the setup and takedown of recreational spaces that are used for programs, activities and meetings.
  • Assist patrons and customers with questions or inquiries as they arise.


Position Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Completion of four years of high school or equivalent and a general familiarity of customer service and building maintenance.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively and provide positive customer service.
  • Operation of the ice rink resurfacing machine and an interest in ice maintenance, light equipment and hand tools.
  • Possession of a valid Illinois vehicle operator’s license and personal vehicle during work hours is required.


Job Status: Full-Time
Rate of Pay: 14.09 - 16.20

To apply, go to:
www.nbparks.org/jobs


Contact Information:
Randy Truhlar
Northbrook Sports Center
1730 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847) 291-2993
Email: rtruhlar@nbparks.org
Posting End Date: 10/1/19

Posted 9/3

 

​Recreation Supervisor - Figure Skating - Northbrook, IL

Recreation Supervisor - Figure Skating

Position Summary
Responsible for program management, development and supervisory oversight for the planning, directing, evaluating and staffing of the figure skating programming and camps and the annual production of Northbrook On Ice. Hours may fluctuate based on programs and special events; evening and/or weekend work may apply.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develop, design and plan, lead and monitor the execution of the annual production of Northbrook On Ice
  • Direct all aspects of performance /production; synchronized skating programs, on and off ice training, camps and freestyle ice.
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of assigned programs and events
  • Recruit, select, hire, train, supervise and evaluate part-time and seasonal staff and volunteers
  • compile and review all necessary paperwork;
  • continuously develop staff by providing feedback.
  • Prepare the budget for areas of program responsibility;
  • execute and maintain operations within the confines of the approved budget allotment;
  • continually monitor and evaluate expenses and revenue.
  • Plan, promote and manage Off-Ice programming and skill development classes.
  • Manage daily freestyle ice programming.
  • Coordinate and manage assigned summer camps.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelors degree with major coursework in Recreation Management or related field,
  • supplemented by one (1) to three (3) years’ experience in figure skating programming.
  • One to three (1-3) years of figure skating instruction experience is preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and working proficiency in use of technology systems.
  • Able to ice skate and instruct skating classes and teams and assess ice skating skill level.
  • CPR/AED Certification or ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire.
  • Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of the Ice Skating Institute (ISI), Professional Skaters Association (PSA) and U.S. Figure Skating (USFS) teaching curriculums.

Job Status: Full-Time
Rate of Pay: $50,000 - $55,721

Additional Information:
https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/1024/305

Contact Information:
Brian Taylor
Northbrook Sports Center
1730 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone; (847) 291-2993
Email: btaylor@nbparks.org
Posting End Date: 10/1/19

Posted 9/3

 

Ice/Court/Maintenance/Zamboni Driver - Jacksonville, FL

Ice/Court/Maintenance/Zamboni Driver
Full Time Non-Exempt

Night and Weekend availability required


SUMMARY:
To perform the duties including, but not limited to, engineering, maintenance, set-up/changeovers, custodial/housekeeping, to oversee and participate when needed in all work activities; and to perform a variety of tasks

See the attached Job Description for more details.

https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/1025/305

Contact Information:
Laura Belluccia
Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex
3605 Philips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: (904) 399-3223
Email: jointeamfun@jacksonvilleice.com
Posting End Date: 9/30/19

Posted 9/3

 

General Manager - Warminster, PA

General Manager Position.

Please see attached file.

Job Description:
https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/1023/305

Contact Information:
Ryan Scott
Revolution Ice Gardens
1621 Mearns Road
Warminster, PA 18974
Phone: (240) 223-1338
Email: jobs@blackbearsportsgroup.com
Posting End Date: 10/15/19

Posted 8/28

 

ASHL League Manager - West Dundee, IL

Canlan Ice Sports is currently looking for a ASHL League Manager

The League Manager is responsible for the sales, management and operation of the Adult Safe Hockey League within the facility. They provide energy, leadership and initiative in developing, growing and maintaining the ASHL within the facility. This is balanced with strong customer service ability, team leadership and business acumen. Direct reports include League Convener(s), contract Referees and Time Keepers. Key responsibilities include (and not limited to) customer service, scheduling, administration of the league, compiling the league stats, marketing and promotion of the league, and ordering of the necessary equipment/supplies for the league

To learn more and apply online please visit our website at:
www.Canlancareers.com

Contact Information:
Melanie Treacher
Canlan Ice Sports
801 Wesemann Dr.
West Dundee, IL 60118
Phone: (416) 661-4423
Email: mtreacher@icesports.com
Posting End Date: 9/26/19

Posted 8/27

 

ASHL League Convener - West Dundee, IL

Canlan Ice Sports is currently looking for an ASHL League Convener

Our League Conveners are positive and team orientated with great communications skills. They consistently provide exceptional customer experiences and support the Canlan League operations and are a direct link to the teams from the facility management.

To learn more and apply online please visit our website at:
www.Canlancareers.com

Contact Information:
Melanie Treacher
Canlan Ice Sports
801 Wesemann Dr.
West Dundee, IL 60118
Phone: (416) 661-4423
Email: mtreacher@icesports.com
Posting End Date: 9/26/19

Posted 8/27

 

Ice Maintenance Person - West Dundee, IL

Canlan Ice Sports is currently looking for an Ice Maintenance Person

The Ice Maintenance Person is a pro-active and hands-on individual who performs general maintenance to ensure facility upkeep and regular flooding of ice rinks is completed in a timely and safe manner. Their primary responsibilities include ice resurfacing and edging (operating the Ice Resurfacer), janitorial work and general maintenance of facility.

To learn more and apply online please visit our website at:
www.Canlancareers.com

Contact Information:
Melanie Treacher
Canlan Ice Sports
801 Wesemann Dr.
West Dundee, IL 60118
Phone: (416) 661-4423
Email: mtreacher@icesports.com
Posting End Date: 9/26/19

Posted 8/27

 

Hockey Director - Littleton, CO

Hockey Director - Full-Time
Salary Range: $40,078 - $44,476

Under the general supervision of the Ice Arena Manager, this position is responsible for overseeing and developing, maintaining and running all aspects of Recreational Hockey including promotion, scheduling, registration, tournaments, and Learn to Play Hockey. This position requires working evenings and weekend shifts and being on-call for emergencies.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:


  • Manage all aspects of the in-house adult and youth hockey leagues, including planning, programming, recruitment, development, on-site administration and wrap up of all programs, events and related activities.
  • Assist with managing the operations and maintenance of the facility, ensuring facility rules and safety standards.
  • Will assist in emergency situations such as evacuations, medical emergencies, suspicious behavior or activity, etc.

  • Organizes all in-house tournaments, camps, instructional clinics, and drop-in hockey programs.
  • Work as a liaison with team managers, captains, and referee’s associations.

  • Maintain facility schedule for all in-house programs in the Max Ice Solutions computer program as well as Pointstreak.
  • Hire, train, schedule, supervise and evaluate the work of all program part time staff. 

  • Answer telephone; answer a variety of questions regarding programs and classes offered, District inquires, facility operations, rentals, etc.

  • Monitor cash handling procedures and ensure compliance; complete cash reports and bank runs.
  • Assist with the preparation and monitoring of the budget, manage revenues and expenditures and prepare financial reports.
  • Prepare purchase orders, RFP’s, and invoice requests.
  • Collect and record payments and outstanding balances.
  • Prepare short and long-range revenue/expenditure projections, check revenue streams through POS etc.
  • Assist with the development, implementation, and tracking of a marketing strategy; notifying the public of District events, sales, and promotions of merchandise.
  • Maintain website with news, pictures, statistics, standings, schedules, and all other pertinent information relative to all hockey programs.

  • Responsible for administrative duties as required; particularly in terms of registration, data entry into Community Pass, etc.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with District employees, vendors, various outside users groups and associations to coordinate their programs, tournaments, special events and league play.
  • Assist with policy enforcement and procedural manuals; conduct periodic staff meetings to provide and gather information, answer questions and respond to complaints and concerns, both internally and externally.
  • Provide a variety of general information to the public regarding parks and recreation operations and programs; respond to questions, resolve complaints, and survey patrons as needed.
  • Observe necessary precautions to assure general public safety; inspect facilities for safety and maintenance needs.

  • Recognize emergency and dangerous situations by reacting quickly and calmly; administer first aid as needed.
  • Completes Accident/Incident report.
  • Attend and participate in professional group meetings; stay abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of recreational services as well as various skating interests and markets to facilitate off-season utilization.



This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive duties of the position. Incumbents may be required to follow any other instructions, and to perform any other related duties, as may be required.



EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: 


  • Bachelor’s degree in a Recreation, Sports Management, or directly related field, two (2) years supervisory experience in hockey programming; or any equivalent combination of acceptable education and years of experience. 

  • Working knowledge of facility operations, scheduling, and maintenance procedures required.

  • Experience in coaching, skating, or hockey preferred.



LICENSES, CERTIFICATES & OTHER REQUIREMENTS:


  • Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one within thirty (30) days of employment.
  • Must be insurable by the District carrier at the onset and for the duration of employment.

  • Current certifications in AED/CPR and First Aid or the ability to obtain such certifications within sixty (60) days of employment.
  • Concussion recognition training is required prior to employment and must be renewed annually. 



MATERIAL AND EQUIPMENT USED:


  • Knowledge of modern office procedures, methods and general office equipment (computer, copier, fax, phone, etc.).
  • Proficiency with applicable computer software applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, POS) and scheduling/invoicing through Maximum Ice Solutions (MaxIce) and Pointstreak.
  • Must have knowledge of ice conditions and experience with the proper use of ice maintenance equipment used in an ice arena environment including an ice resurfacer, ice edger, computers and refrigeration mechanical operation log book.
  • Must be able to interpret refrigeration plant maintenance readings and logs for preventative maintenance. 

  • Possess knowledge and ability to identify and direct ongoing maintenance, repairs, and improvements to the arena and equipment used at the building.



WORKING ENVIRONMENT:


  • 50% of the work is performed indoors at the ice arena in a 45-50 degree environment and 50% is performed in a busy office environment where noise and interruptions prevail.
  • Occasionally might be required to utilize cleaning materials for duties such as mopping, cleaning windows, and vacuuming.
  • Work is usually performed during evening hours 4pm-Close, Sunday through Thursday but with special events and tournaments, some weekends and evenings may be required. 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:


  • Must be able to frequently bend, walk, kneel, stoop, reach and lift in performance of duties.
  • Occasionally will be required to assist in the lifting and moving of tables, chairs, and cabinets, etc. to a maximum of 50 pounds unassisted and to 100 pounds with assistance.
  • Vision requirements include: near acuity far acuity, depth perception and color vision.
  • Requires sense of smell and touch.
  • The ability to talk and hear via the telephone and through face-to-face communication is needed.
  • Requires the ability to communicate effectively in writing and to understand and execute oral and written instructions.
  • Strong communication skills utilizing multiple mediums - verbal, written, and presentation is required.

More information and Application:

https://ifoothills.atsondemand.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=512168.viewjobdetail&CID=512168&JID=699539&&source=Email

Contact Information:

Alec Hines, CIRM

General Manager

Edge Ice Arena

6623 S. Ward St

Littleton, CO 80127

303-409-2221

ahines@fhprd.org

Posting End Date: 10/1/19


Posted 8/20

 

Ice Rink Operations Manager - Huntsville, AL

Ice Rink Operations Manager

This position is responsible for all aspects of building maintenance and repair including maintaining two sheets of high quality ice.

This individual must maintain a professional demeanor at all times as they supervise the maintenance and janitorial staff and interact with the public.

Job Requirements Include:

  • Experience with building maintenance operations including HVAC, dehumidification and refrigeration systems;
  • Skilled in ice making techniques including operation and maintenance of resurfacing equipment; CIT preferred;
  • Proficient with minor electrical and plumbing work and operation of hand tools;
  • Strong personnel management skills and ability to create a positive work environment;
  • Ability to identify problems quickly and resolve efficiently;
  • Superior organizational skills with ability to multi-task and prioritize, work under pressure and meet deadlines without sacrificing accuracy;
  • Ability to work within annual budget restrictions;
  • Flexible, adaptable and responsive to change;
  • Professional demeanor appropriate for a management team member;
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written;
  • Ability to work around and interact with the public;
  • Flexible schedule – some night and weekend work required;
  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications including Word and Excel;

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensure building and ice surface are maintained in excellent condition at all times;
  • Operate ice resurfacer and edger to keep ice surface in top condition;
  • Supervise and instruct resurfacer operators in proper driving and ice maintenance techniques;
  • Maintain resurfacing equipment as necessary and keep maintenance logs up to date;
  • Take the ice surface out and bring it back up as required;
  • Create ice maintenance schedule and maintain related documentation;
  • Develop building maintenance schedule and maintain detailed documentation for all of the building’s mechanical systems;
  • Repair any broken or malfunctioning equipment as needed;
  • Submit monthly maintenance summary to Senior Facility Manager;
  • Supervise and train maintenance staff in all necessary skills to keep both interior and exterior of the building in good working order;
  • Manage janitorial staff in order to keep building clean at all times;
  • Personnel management functions for all resurfacing, maintenance and janitorial staff, including creating staffing schedules, performance evaluations and any necessary disciplinary actions;
  • Keep detailed documentation regarding hazardous materials;
  • Serve as Manager-on-Duty (MOD) on a rotating schedule as needed;

Compensation Package:

  • Full-time, $24-$28 per hour (commensurate with experience);
  • Paid vacation time;
  • Relocation/signing bonus negotiable;
  • Facility contribution to health insurance may be negotiated as part of the total compensation package.

Additional Information:
https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/1018/305

Contact Information:
Steve Clough

Benton H Wilcoxon Municipal Ice Complex
3185 Leeman Ferry Rd. SW
Huntsville, AL 35801

Phone: (256) 508-1109
Email: steve@hsviceplex.org
Posting End Date: Until Filled


Posted 8/6

 

Director, Figure Skating - Coral Springs, FL

Last Updated: July 2019
Job Title: Director, Figure Skating
Department: Figure Skating
Reports To: General Manager of the Florida Panthers IceDen
FLSA: Exempt
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Florida Panthers IceDen


Job Summary:
The Figure Skating Directors objective is to forecast, plan, and manage all aspects of the Figure department. The goal is to produce a profitable figure skating program that organically grows athletes through proper progression and development, accomplished through proper staffing, coaching, programming (on/off ice) and complete customer satisfaction.
Essential Functions:
• Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual operating budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances
• Manage the Panthers Skating Academy (PSA) in all aspects of program development, scheduling, and execution of the program
• Manage instructors/guest instructors which includes proper recruiting, scheduling, lesson planning, coaches’ meetings, payroll and employee issues
• Host and run all major Professional Skaters Association (PSA) and United States Figure Skating Association (USFS) events that they allow throughout the season
• Oversee the Learn the Skate program
• Oversee the progression levels and advanced placement of the Learn to Play program
• Direct Camp Incredible for 10 weeks each summer, winter break and non-school days
• Oversee all major competitions each year: (South Florida Challenge, Excel Festival and Sun Shine State Games)
• Oversee the Holiday Show to include all planning, scheduling of rehearsal practices and execution of the show
• Be an active board member in the Panthers Figure Skating Club
• Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in sports management (or related field) desired with 5 years of
experience in ice related sports and activities
• Ability to communicate effectively to employees, instructors, and customers
• Be on the ice during classes and assist in classes when necessary
• Talk with parents – address concerns and questions and take time with a problem skater
• Keep coaches happy – class rotation, private lesson referrals, and incentives
• Move skaters to appropriate classes & evaluate skaters frequently
• Be organized at all times
• Flexibility to work all Panthers IceDen events, and irregular hours (late nights, weekends,
and holidays) as required


Work Environment:
This position works in a professional ice hockey practice facility, where the noise level is
generally high, crowd traffic is heavy, and temperatures are often cold; lights are bright or dark
with occasional exposure to flashing lights.


Physical Demands:
Ice Skating - Must be physically able to skate for 60 minutes continuously multiple times a day,
multiple hours in a row and able to work and train in cold on-ice conditions.
Walking – Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving
from one work site to another.
Lifting – Raising objects (up to 40 pounds) from a lower to a higher position or moving objects
horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable
degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles.
Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in
which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately,
loudly, or quickly.
Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time.
Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction.
Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the
discriminations in sound.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:
This is a Full-Time position. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including late nights,
weekends, and holidays as needed.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression,
age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status,
pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any
other basis protected by applicable law.

Contact Information:
Keith Fine
Phone: 954-835-8515
Email: FineK@FloridaPanthers.com

Posted 08/01

 

Venue Managers - WA, GA, MA, CA, HI, TX, CO, DC, IL, NY

Ice Rink Events is growing rapidly, and searching for Venue Managers at its seasonal ice rinks. From Boston to Atlanta, Seattle to Los Angeles, Tampa to Honolulu, Dallas, Denver, DC, Omaha, Chicago, and New York City. A perfect opportunity for those with management experience, that have winter-season availability. Shift-supervisors, Asst. Managers, and Managers encouraged to apply.

Must have a passion for hospitality, and guest services; interest in ice sports a plus. Must have experience with daily business reports and POS systems. Must enjoy outdoor work, dealing with weather challenges, and like a fast-paced environment. Team leadership and staff “coaching” background is mandatory. Could be a multi-year opportunity. Ever wanted to drive a Zamboni? Are you prepared to operate a seasonal business? We bring the joy of skating to the masses. Join us! Review what we do at www.IceRinkEvents.com.


Contact us by email at: jobs@icerinkevents.com

Contact Information:
Bob Hanson
Ice Rink Events
8820 Fawn Trail
Conroe, TX 77385
Phone: (877) 423-3836
Email: jobs@icerinkevents.com
Posting End Date: 10/1/19


Posted 7/16

 

General Managers, Ice Technicians, and Ice Rink Installation Techs - OH, NV, CA, OR, AZ, WA

NOW HIRING for 2019-20 Seasonal positions (temporary):

General Managers, Ice Technicians, and Ice Rink Installation Techs for our Outdoor Seasonal Ice Rinks in various locations from November - February.

Looking for strong candidates interested in leading a team in a fun work environment. Applicants must have the availability to work during the Holidays, working up to 59 hours a week. Accepting out of town/state applicants for certain locations.

Ice-America, a division of Seaside Ice, LLC, is a creator, producer, and operator of outdoor, temporary ice skating rinks, and an ice event and television production group. We offer rapid deployment of turn-key portable ice rinks and operations in the US and Canada. We can literally make ice overnight and create unique entertainment events for communities, businesses, and other customers. We are searching for energetic, hard working people to be a part of our team! www.Ice-America.com

GENERAL MANAGERS:
Hiring General Managers with strong leadership experience in managing or supervising a team in a fast pace working environment. Must have strong customer service, communication, written, and organizational skills. Having extensive knowledge of the ice skating industry, rink operations, productions and/or competitions is preferred. The General Manager acts as an Ice-America representative and must have the ability to maintain client relationships. Responsible for eliminating safety hazards, driving sales, reducing controllable expenses, scheduling, and the day-to-day operations of a temporary holiday ice skating event. Oversee all aspects of the cash register operations, daily banking, and nightly reconciliation following Ice-America policies and procedures. Having proficiency in Microsoft Office is preferred. Compensation dependent upon experience.

ICE TECHNICIANS:
Hiring Ice Technicians with experience in ice maintenance, ice resurfacing, skate sharpening, and mechanical skills. Having knowledge of refrigeration is helpful. Candidates will need to be self-motivated, have a strong sense of urgency, and possess the ability to meet deadlines in a fast pace environment. High attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills are required. Ice Tech will be responsible for day-to-day ice maintenance, resurfacing, and following Ice-America reporting policies. Having general carpentry skills is a bonus. Compensation dependent upon experience.

ICE RINK INSTALLATION TECHS:
Hiring Techs for portable ice rink installations and removals. Approximately 1-2 weeks on each project. Must have experience or knowledge in ice rink installation for ice rink floors, glycol charging, chiller hook up, and dasher board installation. Having general carpentry skills is a bonus. Compensation dependent upon experience.

Seasonal position openings by location for 2019 – 2020:

  • Cincinnati, OH begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Las Vegas, NV begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Reno, NV begins Nov. 2019 and ends Feb. 2020 – Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Bay Area, CA begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – General Manager and Ice Technician
  • Silverton, OR begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – General Manager and Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Southern Arizona begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Port Angeles, WA begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – Ice Rink Installation Tech
  • Southern California begins Nov. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – General Manager and Ice Technician
  • Temecula, CA begins Dec. 2019 and ends Jan. 2020 – General Manager and Ice Technician

Submission requirements:

  • E-mail your resume to: CMacDonald@Ice-America.com
  • Subject Line: List which position you are submitting for “General Manager”, or “Ice Technician”, or “Ice Rink Installation Tech”


Additional Ad Information:
https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/1014/305


Contact Information:
Craig MacDonald
Ice-America
807 Sprucelake Dr
Harbor City, CA 90710
Phone: (847) 857-9722
Email: cmacdonald@ice-america.com
Posting End Date: 9/30/19


Posted 7/16

 

Rink Arena Manager - Pembroke, MA

Rink Arena Manager

The Arena Manager is responsible for delivering a high quality, well-maintained facility, focusing on ice quality, operations, safety, fiscal health and customer satisfaction. In addition, they are responsible for developing a highly trained and customer focused staff that will help build customer loyalty and repeat business. The Arena Manager must work closely with the FMC Maintenance team, Programming team and Senior Management to accomplish these objectives. It is essential to this position to be regularly available during standard business hours as well as night, weekend and holiday hours to meet with staff, facility users and vendors and be present for routine and special events.

Key roles and areas of responsibility will focus on operations/facilities management; staff management; programming and customer service.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Experience in ice arenas or recreational facilities is preferred, however training will be provided for any candidate with the desire to learn and grow with FMC Ice Sports.
  • Self-starter with ability to analyze situations and develop solutions to problems with minimal supervision, strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize multiple tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills to motivate and lead a team.
  • Ability to develop "out of the box" ideas for increasing facility usage, sales and controlling costs.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Flexibility to work varying hours.
  • Must have a valid Driver's License.

*Seasonal Rinks operate Mid-August to April.

To apply, follow the link to complete an application:
https://fmcicesports.preview.clearcompany.com/care...

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Contact Information:
Sharilyn Hepburn
FMC Ice Sports
100 Schoosett Street, Building 3
Pembroke, MA 02359
Phone: (781) 312-5056
Email: shepburn@fmcicesports.com
Posting End Date: Until Filled

Posted 07/02

 

Figure Skating Coaches - Austin, TX

Chaparral Ice in Austin, Texas, is accepting resumes from talented, knowledgeable, energetic, and highly-qualified figure skating coaches.

Currently, Chaparral offers:

  • Learn to Skate classes three days per week (1,000+ Learn to Skate USA memberships/year)
  • Freestyle sessions 23 hours each week
  • Public skating sessions 7 days a week
  • Academy-style training program launching July 1

Chaparral will open a second location in summer 2020 in the Austin suburb of Cedar Park. The new 200,000-s.f. iSports multi-sport complex will include 2 NHL-sized rinks, a studio rink, off-ice training facilities, restaurants, physical therapy and medical offices, and indoor and outdoor turf fields. Between the two locations, there will be Learn to Skate opportunities 6 days per week, expanded freestyles, and public session opportunities.

Visit chaparralice.com for information on our programs and plans for the future.

Full job description and requirements at https://bit.ly/2Rqumfx

Contact Information:
Kathy Goeke
Director of Figure Skating
Chaparral Ice
2525 W. Anderson Ln.
Austin, TX 78757
Phone: (512) 252-8500
Email: kathy@chaparralice.com
Posting End Date: 09/30/19

Posted 6/25

 

General Managers - Multiple Locations

Magic Ice USA is looking for energetic general managers to supervise all day-to-day operational aspects of ice skating rink venues located throughout the United States.

The seasonal rinks are in operation from the beginning of November through the end of January/February.

Prior ice experience and/or credentials in United States Ice Rink Association, ISI University, ORFA or Zamboni driving are helpful.

All candidates must successfully pass pre-employment screening and be able to work evenings/weekends/holidays as required. All travel/ lodging expenses paid for.

Please email resumes to schedule a interview to: wayne@magiciceusa.com

Contact Information:
Wayne Sharp
Magic Ice USA
P.O.Box 163839
Miami, FL 33116
Phone: (877) 374-7465 X104
Email: wayne@magiciceusa.com
Posting End Date: 09/30

Posted 06/19

 

Ice Arena Manager - Kettering, OH

Ice Arena Manager Regular Full-time

The City of Kettering’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is recruiting to fill a Full-time Ice Arena Manager.

This is a management position responsible for the oversight of the Kettering Ice Arena including safety, scheduling, ice maintenance, concession, cashier operations and a comprehensive lesson program serving the leisure needs of all ages and ability levels within the community. The position also manages the concession and cashier operations of the Adventure Reef Water Park in the summer season.

This position works closely with the Superintendent of Recreation to assist with the development and execution of individual and area goals and objectives and assesses the ice arena needs of citizens and the community by keeping up-to-date on community interests and trends of the future.

This position is also responsible for developing programs, services and events in accordance with data and survey findings and establishing and enforcing procedures for the ice arena and concessions operations including maintenance and repair, cleanliness, safety and efficiency.

Additional responsibilities include large budget preparation, administration and monitoring; maintaining complete and accurate personnel, facility and program records, and regularly analyzing data in pursuit of exemplary service.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

A baccalaureate degree in Parks and Recreation or Sports Management, or the equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Master’s degree, CPRP, CIRM, CRA, CIT desirable.

Experience managing an Ice Arena and associated lesson programs and thorough knowledge of the objectives and principles of public recreation, including demonstrated expertise in lesson program development, execution and evaluation.

Ability to cooperate and work effectively with peers, employees at all levels, community organizations and the public.

Established supervisory skills necessary to personally and professionally develop employees and volunteers.

Ability to maintain accurate records, analyze data, make reports and present ideas and recommendations clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Must obtain and maintain current certification in CPR and First Aid.

Annual salary up to $83,429 with entry rate contingent on candidate’s related skills, education, knowledge and abilities. Excellent benefits.

Candidates with related training and experience, who are interested in this opportunity, should submit a resume and cover letter to:

Director of Human Resources
Kettering Government Center
3600 Shroyer Rd.
Kettering, OH 45429

or email to:

ketteringhumanresources@ketteringoh.org

Office hours are 8AM-5PM, M-F

Visit www.ketteringoh.org for more information about this position, the City of Kettering and the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department. Candidates who have applied recently are still under consideration.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting End Date: Until Filled

Posted 6/11

 

Figure Skating Coach - Miami, FL

Figure Skating Coach

Kendall Ice Arena is looking for an experienced figure skating coach to supplement our growing Learn to Skate Program.

You should have excellent communication skills and be experienced with Coaching USFS Programs from beginners to advanced USFS competitive skating. This includes group class instruction, Moves In The Field, and Freeskating instruction. PSA and USFS Membership is required.

Applicants must be at least 21 years old and current on annual USFS background checks and PSA continuing education requirements (CER).
Experienced high test level coaches who are rated/ranked by PSA will have the top consideration, but not required.

Interested parties must be U.S. citizens or hold a U.S. Permission to work card (Green Card).

Please, full time only applicants. High level coaches (with a following) who are considering relocation will have top priority for consideration.

Kendall Ice Arena is located in "The Hammocks," a beautiful upscale community located in the West Kendall area of Miami. Kendall is in easy driving distance to downtown Miami, Miami Beach the Florida Keys and great cultural attractions.

If you would like to work in a comfortable team environment please email your resume and references to Skating School Director, Kent Johnson. All inquiries will be held confidential.

https://www.kendallicearena.com/join-our-team

Contact Information:
Kent Johnson
Kendall Ice Arena
10355 Hammocks Blvd
Miami, FL 33196
Phone: (305) 386-8288
Email: skateschool@kendallicearena.com
Posting End Date: 9-30-19

Posted 5/14

 

Maintenance Technician / Night Supervisor - Cheyenne,WY

Maintenance Technician / Night Supervisor

To see job description, click below:
https://www.usicerinks.com/download_file/971/305

Apply online at: cheyennecity.org

Tim McGuire
Cheyenne Ice and Events Center
1530 West Lincolnway
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: (307) 433-0024
Email: TMcGuire@cheyennecity.org
Posting End Date: Until filled

Posted 2/27

 

Skating Academy Internship - Antioch, TN

Through its Sports Education 101 program, the Nashville Predators offer full-time college students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in sport management, make professional connections in the industry, and earn college credit at the same time! The Preds are seeking an energetic individual who is enthusiastic and committed to learning about the industry from professionals and executives at Bridgestone Arena in addition to administering Skating programs at Ford Ice Center for the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy - Spring internship program (January - May). Please read below for requirements and description.

Nashville Predators/Ford Ice Center Internship Requirements

  • Interns must be students at accredited colleges and universities.
  • The internship must be a part of the student’s curriculum.
  • The internship must provide earned hours that are directly applied to the student’s degree (explain in your cover letter).
  • Interns must work a minimum of 32 hours per week, per semester including non-traditional work hours, evenings, weekends and holidays. During the season this may include game nights.
  • Interns must be fun, energetic, and outgoing individuals with a strong work ethic who possess the ability to interact with all types of people.
  • Internships do not provide housing, compensation or transportation.
  • Internships do not guarantee full-time positions with the Predators upon completion.

Scott Hamilton Skating Academy Internship

This position supports the Ford Ice Center’s Learn-to-Skate Manager in all aspects of preparation and execution of grassroots skating and sport programming and initiatives, such as Learn to Skate classes, in-house competitions, special events, and various on-ice programming at Ford Ice Center and Bridgestone Arena. Additionally, FIC is hosting the 2018 Eastern Great Lakes Regional Championships in October, the fall intern’s responsibilities also include the opportunity of working alongside the board of the Scott Hamilton Skating Club and US Figure Skating.

Primary responsibility is to provide day-to-day administrative support to the department, including responding to general inquiries through email and phone in addition to maintaining registration databases.

  • Assist management in administrative duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.
  • Assist efforts for Go Skate! registration at home games (an industry growth program to get kids ages 4-12 on the ice).
  • Assist putting on events at Ford Ice Center and Bridgestone Arena such as membership parties, production shows, in-house competitions, performances at Bridgestone and FIC, etc.
  • Assist in planning the Eastern Great Lakes Regional Championships.
  • Assist with web based postings, social media, and photo gallery from department initiatives.
  • Learn and assist with the creation and production of skating programs.

Minimum requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with a customer service approach.
  • Upbeat, friendly personality. Polite, positive, respectful self-starter who works well with others.
  • Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and problem solve in fast paced work environment.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Flexibility and willingness to work non-traditional work hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Provide a valid driver’s license and good driving record.
  • Ability to work on and off ice at or below freezing temperatures for extended periods of time.
  • Skating experience is preferred.

We are looking to fill the Spring 2019 for full-time interns with an early January start date.

Please apply through www.teamworkonline.com;

No phone calls/emails please.

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