Author Archives: Danielle Inglis

Author Archives: Danielle Inglis

Career Opportunity: Curling Club General Manager, Leduc Curling Club

November 8, 2018

The Leduc Curling Club operates an eight sheet curling facility located inside the Leduc Recreation Centre in Leduc, Alberta. Activities include weekday and nightly leagues, bonspiels, and ice rentals. The Leduc Recreation Centre also contains three ice surfaces, two field-houses, pool, fitness club and track and various multi-purposes areas. The Club is seeking applicants for the position of a General Manager, whose duties shall include: League organization, registration, scheduling, standings and all aspects of member relations. Co-ordination of all ice rental activities. Organization and operation of club events including bonspiels and special events. Organization and operations of provincial and/or national ...

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Career Opportunity: Curling Club Manager, Whitehorse, Yukon

November 1, 2018

Full-time, seasonal position working as the Curling Club Manager from mid-August through mid-May, supervising an office assistant, bar staff, book keeper and two ice technicians. 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 successful growth plan. Curling experience and working with a board of directors is a requirement for this ...

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Career Opportunity: Club Manager, Richmond Curling Club

August 29, 2018

The Richmond Curling Club, founded in 1961, is a well-established club with eight sheets of ice and a membership of all ages and abilities. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Club Manager’s primary responsibilities are to manage the daily operations of the Club including membership services, administration and staffing, advertising and communications, fundraising, facility rental, leagues and bonspiels. Responsibilities are for the full year, however, a flexible and variable schedule is often required depending on the time of the year. Start Date: Immediately Key Qualifications: Business or non-profit management experience with leadership skills in customer and/or membership focused organizations ...

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Career Opportunity: Ice Technician, Granite Club (Toronto)

August 17, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY To work with facilities team to deliver quality ice for the curling membership and guests that meets or exceeds expectations. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES •Acts as liaison between the Curling Manager and the In House Ice Technicians. Provide a daily checklist based on Member feedback and personal observation of the curling ice conditions and space environmental conditions. •Work with Afternoon Ice Technicians to prepare ice for evening Curling. •Work with Skating Ice Technician in preparing the Ice for the season and removal at the end of the season. •Liaise with the Curling Manager regarding condition of ice and Member ...

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Career Opportunity: Product & Events Coordinator, Rock Solid Productions Inc.

August 1, 2018

Organization Description Rock Solid Productions Inc. is an agency that leverages the Olympic sport of curling to help clients’ exceed their marketing goals. Marketing, consulting, event production, product development, and corporate events are just a sampling of the services we provide. We also manufacture a range of “iceless” curling products with sales around the world. More information at rocksolidproductions.com. Job Description The position requires a self-motivated, independent, and reliable candidate that is able to handle a wide variety of tasks. The successful candidate will be home-based and located in the GTA (warehouse is in the west end). Vehicle access is required ...

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Career Opportunity: Head Ice Maker, Cochrane, Alberta

June 21, 2018

Role Provide leadership, passion and commitment to ensure the ice quality and coordination of dry floor events. Accountable for all aspects of the day-to-day ice making operations and coordinated facility bookings. This is balanced with strong customer service ability, team leadership and business acumen. The development and implementation of high quality safety oriented activities. Reports to: Operations Manager Work Schedule: Seasonal full time salaried, mid-August until mid-May Responsibilities Responsible for assisting with installation of curling ice Daily responsibilities include scraping, cleaning, pebbling, nipping or dragging rocks ice prior to draws/bookings Perform daily maintenance tasking during scheduled time blocks Ensuring clean ...

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Career Opportunity: GTA Rocks & Rings Instructor

April 23, 2018

Rocks & Rings Program Description: The Rocks & Rings program visits participating schools for a full school day. We take over the gym as classes take turns visiting for 40 minutes sessions of fun and instruction. Various drills, relays and team-building activities are used to introduce students to the sport of curling. It is a highly interactive program with the emphasis on fun! Unique indoor floor curling equipment is used to provide a true curling experience without requiring ice! Website: http://www.rocksandrings.com Job Description: -Directly delivering basic curling instruction to children aged 4-13 in a school or camp setting 3-4 days a ...

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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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Canadian men undefeated at World Seniors

April 16, 2016

Canada’s Randy Neufeld is on a roll at the 2016 World Senior Curling Championships in Karstad, Sweden with a decisive 8-2 victory during the second game of round robin play.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 23

March 23, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 21

March 21, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 20

March 20, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 20

March 20, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 19

March 19, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Tankard Times – Mar. 11

March 11, 2016

The Tankard Times is the Official Daily Paper of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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