Curling Classifieds / Career Opportunity: Assistant Head Ice Technician, Sherwood Park, AB

Career Opportunity: Assistant Head Ice Technician, Sherwood Park, AB

The Sherwood Park Curling Club (SPCC) is now accepting applications for the Assistant Head Ice Technician (AHIT) for the 2019-20 season.

Our 8 sheet facility, situated in the Glen Allan Recreation Complex of Sherwood Park, Alberta, offers a unique opportunity for the right candidate to join an innovative team dedicated to operating a modernized curling facility. The multi– sport complex underwent a “revitalization” renovation project in 2016 with modernization upgrades to the curling club with a new concrete floor, a modernized locker room, pro shop, lounge and viewing gallery.

Awarded the 2018/19 Alberta Curling Curling Club of the Year, this active curling club with 1,000 + members and is committed to providing a rewarding curling experience for curlers of all levels. The upcoming 2019 – 20 season starts the beginning of September to end of March including 18 weekly leagues, junior & school programs, 5 yearly bonspiels with corporate special events & Alberta Curling Qualifiers. Our SPCC is proud to have hosted the 2019 U18 Canadian Curling Championships in April and look forward to the 2020 Alberta Curling Seniors Qualifier in January.

Reporting to the Head Ice Technician, the successful applicant is responsible to ensure that the ice-making component is operated efficiently, safely, and effectively from September 3, 2019 to April 3, 2020. The AHIT is responsible for the day-to-day ice operations ensuring high quality playing conditions. S/He will establish and maintain a positive working relationship with the Business Manager, Board of Executives, staff, club members, visitors and the community at large.

Duties include, but are not limited to:
– Ice installation & daily maintenance
– Recruitment, training, and scheduling of ice staff
– Minor facilities maintenance and repair as needed
– Removal of ice and proper storage of rocks & equipment

Skills and Attributes:
– Level 2 Ice Technician Certification or higher
– Customer service focused
– Strong interpersonal skills
– Previous experience using the Icemaster Boss would be an asset
– Works well with minimal direction and positive results

Salary: Competitive wage scale based on experience

Deadline for Applications: June 14, 2019

Submissions by email to: [email protected]com

We thank all candidates for their interest but only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.