Author Archives: Danielle Inglis

Author Archives: Danielle Inglis

Career Opportunity: Club Manager, Whitehorse Curling Club

July 25, 2017

This is one of Yukon’s most rewarding senior event management positions. Recognized as one of the top curling facilities in North America, the Whitehorse Curling Club has hosted national, regional, international, TSN and World Curling Tour events over the past 14 years. In this position, you will thrive on the team work and support of committed volunteers. With solid experience in business, event management, budget planning, and hospitality services, you’re looking for a new, professional opportunity to build and deliver excellence in an established facility. This position is for a career oriented specialist looking to develop ideas and lead a ...

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Career Opportunity: Head Ice Tech, High Park Club, Toronto

July 20, 2017

The High Park Club is a club which boasts five sheets of curling ice and the only club-owned grass tennis courts in Ontario. The club serves over 700 very active members curling in over 20 draws per week including junior curling. The members put on many bonspiels, and host world curling tour events for professional curlers. The club requires a Head Ice Technician starting in September 2017. The Head Ice Tech is responsible to ensure club surface operations are maintained to the standards mandated by the Board of Directors. In this role, you should be organized and proactive. Your responsibilities ...

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Career Opportunity: Head Ice Technician, Salmon Arm Curling Centre, B.C.

July 19, 2017

The position of Head Ice Technician position has just become available at the Salmon Arm Curling Centre, British Columbia. It is preferred that applicants have Level 2 certification or better. Job scope to include ice installation, care and maintenance throughout the season and year-end removal, along with some facility care duties. The season normally runs from first week of September to end of the following March. A competitive wage scale based on experience is being offered. The Salmon Arm Curling Centre facility is a 6-sheet concrete base rink hosting day and evening draws 5 days per week plus several weekend ...

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Looking to Buy: Little Rocks, Simcoe Curling Club

July 17, 2017

The Simcoe Curling Club is looking for a set (16 rocks) of the smallest rocks. These rocks are smaller than the LiteRock. If your club is interested in selling theirs, please contact the Simcoe Curling Club at scclittlerockers@gmail.com

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Career Opportunity: Sales Account Manager, Curling Canada

July 14, 2017

The Sales Account Manager provides leadership to the sponsorship sales arm of the organization. This role sets the strategic direction for the sale of sponsorships for the Season of Champions properties, implements a plan to deliver against sales targets. The Sales Account Manager is a key position in the organization and must work closely with management, event staff and the Finance Department to ensure delivery of target goals. Click here for the full job description.

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CAREER OPPORTUNITY: Call for Proposal – Entertainment & Production Services, Curling Canada

June 30, 2017

Curling Canada is requesting proposals to supply Entertainment and Production services for the 2017-2018 Season of Champions events – known as,the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, World Financial Group Continental Cup of Curling, Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Tim Hortons Brier, and Ford World Women’s Curling Championship. For full details, please click here.

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Career Opportunity: Assistant Ice Technician, Nanaimo Curling Club

June 23, 2017

Nanaimo Curling Club is seeking an Assistant Ice Technician to assist in the ice making and ice maintenance operations of this full-service 8 sheet curling facility and to assist in carrying out the preventative maintenance program for the physical plant and building. Duties 1. Assist the install of ice for early October opening; 2. Assist install ice markings/decals 3. Assist to maintaining the ice daily (scraping, pebbling, cleaning, nipping etc.); 4. Assist to maintain member amenities on ice surface (drinking water, tissues, cleaning brushes); 5. Ensure catwalks are clean and tidy and ice equipment is stored and hung in proper place; ...

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Career Opportunity: Head Ice Technician – Alberni Valley Curling Club, Port Alberni, B.C.

June 7, 2017

The Port Alberni Curling Club is accepting applications for the position of Head Ice Technician for the 2017-2018 season for our six sheet facility. Port Alberni is located at the head of the scenic Alberni Inlet on Vancouver Island. The area abounds with recreational opportunities and has a very enjoyable and relaxed pace of living. Come and enjoy this beautiful community that is still an affordable place to live. The Port Alberni curling season runs from late September until March 31 each year. The Ice Technician position runs from approximately September 1 until April 15 each year. We run daily leagues from Monday to Friday, a Junior Program, Special ...

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Career Opportunity: Curling Club Manager, Winfield Curling Club

June 7, 2017

The Winfield Curling Club is accepting applications for the 2017/18 position of Curling Club Manager. The facility operates from September through April, seven days a week and this position requires varied hours. A detailed job description that outlines the responsibilities as Club Manager is available upon request. Curling Club Manager Reporting to the Winfield Curling Club Board of Directors, the manager is responsible for the day to day operation of the curling club. The manager works under the direction of the President and is an ambassador of the club and an active promoter of the game of curling. The manager ...

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Career Opportunity: Curling Manager, St. Catharines Golf & Country Club

June 7, 2017

The St. Catharines Golf & Country Club is looking for a qualified Curling Manager to join our team for the 2017/2018 curling season. The St. Catharines Golf & Country Club is looking for a qualified Curling Manager to join our team for the 2017/2018 curling season. The Curling Manager reports to the General Manager and is responsible for the day to day operations and the future development and growth of the Club’s curling program. The successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills, and a strong marketing background with solid social media knowledge. We are looking to fill the Curling Manager ...

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Career Opportunity: Assistant Ice Technician, Donalda Club, Toronto

June 5, 2017

The Donalda Golf & Country Club, established in 1960, is one of Canada’s most distinguished, private family clubs with valued traditions and prestige. We combine a high standard of social, athletic and dining facilities with uncompromising service to our members. We are located in Don Mills with easy access to all major highways. Complimentary parking is provided. Our Curling Manager is seeking an Assistant Ice Technician who is team-orientated, self-motivated as well as punctual and reliable. This is a seasonal position requiring shift work which includes evenings, weekends and holidays from September 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018 (25-30 hours per week) ...

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Items for Sale: Labatt Brier Jacket

June 1, 2017

1992 Labatt Brier collectable size large never worn jacket. There was a limited number of these jackets sold to the public. Vic Peters of Manitoba defeated Russ Howard of Ontario in the final in an extra end to win his first and only Brier of his career. Mailing extra or can meet in some cases. Photos available. Contact: Rhonda at Rhonda2therescue@shaw.ca

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Career Opportunity: Head Ice Technician, Alberni Valley Curling Club, Vancouver Island

May 19, 2017

The Port Alberni Curling Club is accepting applications for the position of Head Ice Technician for the 2017-18 season for our six-sheet facility. Port Alberni is located at the head of the scenic Alberni Inlet on Vancouver Island. The area abounds with recreational opportunities and has a very enjoyable and relaxed pace of living. Come and enjoy this beautiful community that is still an affordable place to live. The Port Alberni curling season suns from September 1 to March 31 and the Ice Technician position runs from approximately September 1 to April 15. We run daily leagues from Monday to Friday, a junior program, Special O’s program, ...

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Career Opportunity: Manager/ Ice Technician, Fairview Curling Club

April 24, 2017

We are now accepting applications to fill the position of Manager/ Ice Technician for our 2017/2018 season. Our modern, successful club of 200+ members operates a four-sheet facility October to April. There is daily curling events and evening leagues 4 days a week along with 3 days of Junior Programs, 8 annual Bonspiels, plus rentals. Our club members are accustomed to playing on high quality ice infused with a welcoming and fun atmosphere. The club is in the Town of Fairview, a thriving community hub located in the Heart of the Peace in Northeastern Alberta. Summary of the Manager’s Duties ...

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FAQs from Curling Canada’s Social Media Platforms

March 4, 2017

1. What are the Season of Champions events? Curling Canada’s Season of Champions events include the following: Home Hardware Canada Cup World Financial Group Continental Cup Canadian Juniors Scotties Tournament of Hearts Tim Hortons Brier, and either the Ford World Women’s or Ford World Men’s Curling Championship (whichever event is taking place in Canada that season) Because 2017-2018 season is an Olympic year, the Home Hardware Canada Cup will be replaced by two Canadian Olympic qualifying events: the Road to the Roar Pre-Trials and the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials. Curling Canada operates other national championships ...

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