Help Wanted

Help Wanted Ads


Ice Operations - Colorado Springs, CO

Full-time, entry-level Ice Operations position responsible for maintenance and operation of ice re-surfacers and the three ice sheets in the Arena and Ice Hall.

Additionally, this employee performs an array of other jobs ranging from customer service to building maintenance and repair. The employee will often open and close the Ice Hall and World Arena as well as oversee aspects of the building automation systems and ice plant systems. Applicant will supervise part-time staff as needed on assigned shifts.

Job Description and Application Information:

Contact Information:
Allan Long
Broadmoor World Arena
3185 Venetucci Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Phone: (719) 477-2178
Posting End Date: 11/15/20

Posted 9/22


Operations Manager - Auburn, ME

City of Auburn, Maine
Operations Manager, Norway Savings Bank Arena (NSBA)

The City of Auburn has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, organized, multi-talented individual to oversee the operational performance of the NSBA double surface Ice Arena. The Operations Manager reports directly to the Director of Recreation. The position requires a combination of administrative, managerial, technical, professional, supervisory and hands-on work. Duties include but not limited to managing personnel and volunteers, scheduling ice time and coordinating events, maintaining a facility operation manual, safety, overseeing subcontractors, public events, and capital improvement management.

Successful candidate must have knowledge of park administration, recreation and/or sports management, ice arena management and maintenance procedures, budgeting, marketing, and event planning and scheduling. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, problem solving skills, and written and oral communications skills. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays. Must be able to tolerate working in a cold environment. Bachelor’s degree preferred in Sports Management, Facilities Management, Public Administration, Business, Marketing or similar education, plus three years of managing a business or non-profit agency or working in the public sector. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

Candidates should submit cover letter, resume, salary requirements and at least 3 references to: Christine Mumau, Director of Human Resources, 60 Court Street, Auburn, ME 04210 or email at:

The City of Auburn has a competitive fringe benefits package including paid health dental and vision insurance for the employee and dependents, life insurance, disability insurance, retirement, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and medical and dependent care reimbursement accounts.

The City of Auburn is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Recreation Technician (Rink Attendant) - Santa Fe, NM

The Genoveva Chavez Community Center Ice Arena is initiating the process to hire a full time Recreation Technician (Rink Attendant).

The City offers great benefits, uniforms, skating perks. This position starts at $12.60 per hour.

Rink patrol, skate shop, cleaning, customer service, possibly operate Zamboni, skate sharpening machine. 16 years or older to apply, (18 years or older to drive Zamboni, use skate sharpening machine).

For more information please contact Tom Miller,, or 505-955-4031

Contact Information:
Tom Miller
Genoveva Chavez Community Center
3221 Rodeo Road
Santa Fe, NM 87507
Phone: (505) 955-4031
Posting End Date: 11/01/20

Posted 9/16


Zamboni Driver / Facility Maintenance - Cromwell, CT

Zamboni Driver / Facility Maintenance needed for our facility.

For more info, see
Additional Information:

Contact Information:
Mandy Rasmussen
Champions Skating Center LLC
6 Progress Drive
Cromwell, CT 06416
Phone: (860) 740-5077
Posting End Date: 11/01/20

Posted 9/15


Director of Hockey Operations - Jacksonville, FL

The Team at Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex is looking for a motivated and admin-focused Director of Hockey Operations.

The Director of Hockey Operations shall be responsible for implementing, monitoring and evaluating all hockey related programs, events and activities, which includes Learn To Play, Youth and Adult leagues, Camps, Clinics, Tournaments, Travel teams and Elite training programs.

Jacksonville Ice is a year-round facility with one sheet of ice and a robust hockey program. We currently home over 30 adult teams, 2 A2 Travel teams, and an evergrowing Youth League & Hockey 101 program.

To apply, please send your resume to or

For more details, please see
Additional Information:

Contact Information:
Laura Belluccia
Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex
3605 Philips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: (904) 399-3223
Posting End Date: 12/31/20

Posted 9/15


Facility Operator - Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex is a year-round facility seeking a self-motivated Operator to join our Facility Team. Nights and weekends are required. This full-time position oversees and maintains our entire 100,000 sq ft. facility including our single sheet of ice and sportsplex space.

To apply please send your resume to:

More details available in the attached Job Description:

Contact Information:
Laura Belluccia
Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex
3605 Philips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: (904) 399-3223
Posting End Date: 10/31/20

Posted 07/22


Program Director - Natick, MA

FMC Ice Sports is looking for a full-time Program Director for William L. Chase Arena in Natick, MA.

FMC's goal with programming is to expose as many people as possible in our service areas to the joy and benefits of ice sports and retain their interest by offering affordable and fun programming. Programming includes introductory classes through advanced for all ability levels and ages.

The Program Director at the William L. Chase Arena will work closely with the Vice President of Programming & Services, programming department leadership, headquarters staff, and facility staff. He or she will lead, manage and supervise the day-to-day operation and staffing of programming at this location. Their focus will be the growth and overall quality of facility programming and success will rely on their ability to create and promote a team environment to reach company and department objectives.

Work schedule will include nights, weekends, and holidays as necessary to meet the needs of our organization and to complete job responsibilities. Nature of the work can be deadline-driven and require a flexible schedule at certain times of the year. This position requires a results-oriented personality who enjoys a fast-paced work environment, significant interaction with others (internal and external) and varied tasks that change seasonally is essential for this position.

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • A strong leader who believes in, nurtures and practices teamwork and is able to coach and motivate staff.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize and manage time and numerous ongoing projects and assignments effectively, efficiently and with consistently high standards of quality.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and deliver a positive customer experience.
  • Able to network and form strong and lasting relationships within the facility, community, and industry.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Creative self-starter able to analyze situations and develop "out of the box" ideas and solutions with minimal supervision.
  • Dedication to achieve results with a focus on planning execution; dedication to success and commitment to work a flexible schedule to get the job done.


  • Minimum of 5 years overseeing a skating program with a full slate of learn to skate and figure skating programs and events for tots to adults, beginners to advanced, recreational to competitive, ISI and USFS.
  • Experience with Industry and instructional hockey programs preferred.
  • Knowledge of both ISI and USFS programs; applicable Instructor and Director ISI, USFS & PSA memberships, credentials, and certifications preferred.

To apply please visit:

Why work at FMC Ice Sports? Click here:

Making our Community a Better Place Starts with You - Join our Team, Make a Difference!

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

Posted 07/07


Facilities Manager - Boston, MA

POSITION: Facilities Manager
REPORTS TO: Club Director

The Skating Club of Boston is a founding member of U.S. Figure Skating and a primary center for high performance training and recreational skating in the United States. The position of Facilities Manager will report directly to the Club Director, and work in coordination with other staff members on a day-to- day basis. The position requires an experience and mature professional who can work with and without close supervision, and who will be responsible to their work and not the clock.


  • Direct work with building automation, chillers, dehumidification and heat recovery system
  • Ensure proper building and management standards are maintained at all times
  • Opening and closing building, following all security procedures
  • Ice resurfacing and other regular ice maintenance
  • Perform general equipment maintenance and repair, including maintenance of equipment logs
  • Building cleaning, including restrooms, trash removal, etc.
  • Four season landscape and parking lot maintenance, including snow and ice removal to keep public walk and driveways clear and clean
  • Meeting room and special event set-up and break down
  • Management of special projects, which could include interior and exterior painting, landscape additions, installation and removal of seasonal dehumidification equipment, etc.

Full time, with the flexibility to work weekend and early morning shifts, some holidays, special events [scheduled] and emergencies [unscheduled].


  • Experience driving an ice resurfacer and operating other ice maintenance equipment.
  • Certified Ice Technician preferred
  • Must be highly motivated to learn new skills, (ice edging) that are essential for a successful rink operation
  • Must be able to take initiative and demonstrate accountability and reliability
  • Minimum 5 years previous experience in recreation facility preferred
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be physically able to do heavy lifting and comfortable working at heights
  • Familiar with tools and maintenance equipment
  • Must possess effective oral and written communication skills

Jon Jepson, Club Director
1240 Soldiers Field Road
Boston, MA 02135
Phone: (617) 782-5900
Posting End Date: Until Filled

Posted 06/24


Ice Operations Manager - Rockville, MD

The Montgomery County Parks Enterprise Division is seeking an Ice Operations Manager to provide oversight of all maintenance pertaining to the three ice surfaces (NHL, Studio, Olympic Rinks) including dasherboard systems and glass; oversight and maintenance of all ice equipment to include three ice resurfacers, ice edgers, and ice making equipment; oversight and maintenance of building equipment to include CO sensors, fire suppression system, security system, HVAC, and building inspections; oversight and maintenance of the two refrigeration systems (Glycol/R22 and Ammonia plants) and other associated components to include energy efficient compressors, two dehumidification units, two cooling towers, etc.; as well as oversee ground maintenance. This position will also provide oversight of custodian services, trash and recycling, pest control, building maintenance, projects, contract management, and asset management. Additional tasks will include procurement, budget management, personnel management (hiring, training and supervising custodians, skate guards, and zam drivers), maintaining the rental skate inventory, maintaining three skate sharpening machines, and emergency response. Performs other related duties as assigned.

The incumbent will be expected to work flexible hours, including weekends, holidays, and serve as a manager on duty during various scheduled shifts.

1. Bachelor's degree or four years experience in one of the following fields: parks, recreation, education, business administration, physical education, communication, leisure services, or in area of required specialty; and

2. Two years of responsible professional experience working in a facility related to parks, recreation, education, business administration, health education, physical education, communication, leisure services, or area of required specialty; or

3. An equivalent combination of education and experience;

4. A valid driver's license or ability to acquire one; and

5. A valid operating license (e.g., county pool operator's, child care license) as appropriate.

To apply please visit:

For more information:

Brian Borge
Cabin John Ice Rink (The Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission)
10610 Westlake Drive
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 765-8624

Posting End Date: Until Filled

Posted 4/7


Ice Park Operations Coordinator - Springfield, MO

The Springfield-Greene County Parks Department is looking for a dedicated individual to join our team at the Jordan Valley Ice Park.

Our award-winning Ice Park was established in 2001, and is Southeast Missouri's only Ice Rink. The two story facility boasts two, 17,000 square feet rinks. The facility is home to the MSU Ice Bears, Springfield Youth Hockey Association and Jordan Valley Figure Skating Club. The facility hosts a number of events including Mixed Martial Arts events, concerts, trade shows, and more. Don't miss the chance to join our team!

This position will require a working knowledge of the operation of ice plant and resurfacing equipment, as well as the principles, methods, and equipment involved in ice park facility maintenance and cleaning. Knowledge of electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and/or carpentry principles and procedures applicable for facility maintenance is preferred.

Qualifications and Requirements
Experience, Education, and Training
A minimum of two years of experience in the maintenance, repair, servicing and cleaning of facilities, infrastructure, and/or buildings that includes mechanical and/or electrical systems (electrical = 240 to 480 volts), HVAC, and/or plumbing of which one year has been in ice rink maintenance work.

For more information on essential functions and other requirements, please see the job description.

Other Requirements

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability and Vet
Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to testing or appointment. Proof of United States Citizenship/Authorization to Work in The United States as established by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 is a condition of employment. Pre-employment drug testing is required.

All interested candidates MUST complete the City of Springfield on-line application in its entirety. The candidate profile must include all employment history with accurate and complete information prior to submission. Resumes alone will not be accepted as the application, but they may be submitted as supplemental documentation.

Additional Ad Info

For more information:
Trey Metzelthin
Jordan Valley Ice Park
635 E Trafficway
Springfield, MO 65806
Phone: (417) 874-2930

Posting End Date: 10/1/20

Posted: 4/22


Ice Rink Operator - Newton, MA

The Fessenden School Ice Rink is looking for an Ice Rink Operator during the fall and winter months that will transition into the Building & Grounds department for the spring and summer months. Nights and weekends are a must during hockey season. While working for Buildings & Grounds the shift will be Monday thru Friday 7:00am-3:30pm. The Ice Rink Operator will oversee the day-to-day operations of the ice arena which will include cleaning and driving the Zamboni Ice Resurfacer.

This is a full time position with benefits

To apply please visit:

For more information:
Adam Busalacchi
The Fessenden School Ice Rink
11 Fessenden Lane
Newton, MA 02465
Phone: (781) 475-4976

Posting End Date: Until Filled

Posted 4/7


Maintenance Technician - Carlsbad, CA

This position is responsible for performing maintenance duties as required, and should be capable of responding to and resolving building related problems and/or service requests in a timely manner. The incumbent of this position must be able to work independently, as well as in a team dynamic.

Examples of Duties/Essential Functions:

Facility Maintenance
• Maintain a flawless facility which exceeds guest expectations
• Provide services as required for special events, tournaments and competitions.
• Be aware of locker room check in and check out schedule for prioritizing daily duties.
• Enthusiastically service guests while performing a multitude of diverse tasks.
• Deal with outside contractors necessary for facility upkeep.
• Conduct weekly walk-throughs of facility and ensure all fixtures are operable.
• Maintain Icetown’s housekeeping standards for all areas of the facility.
• Perform required repairs/upkeep as needed to Icetown’s facilities and miscellaneous equipment
• Maintain complete and accurate records of all maintenance activities utilizing daily, weekly, and monthly logs and checklists.
• Perform preventative inspections
• Responsible for ordering, receiving, and storage of maintenance materials.
• Set up and maintain facility signage and displays where applicable.
• Operate and maintain rink floor scrubbers.
• Be on call for equipment failures or alarms.
• Perform other duties as assigned

• Adhere to first aid and emergency guidelines and procedures.
• Adhere to all OSHA Safety Standards.
• Maintain all facility equipment to be safe and operable.
• Successfully complete necessary certification/training programs.
• Adhere to manufacturer specifications when using equipment or materials in order to assure no risk to self, fellow associates, or guests.
• Maintain air quality standards and the documentation of meter readings.
• Be aware of all safety procedures and communicate all safety/security problems to the General Manager or Vice President.

Qualification Standards:
• High School Diploma or equivalent.
• Minimum 2 years' facility maintenance experience working in a structured organization. Familiarity in roller or ice rinks a plus
• Must be skilled in the use of various hand and power tools
• Ability to operate forklift, scissor lift and aerial lift, a plus
• Ability to read and write in English; basic computer proficiency
• Excellent follow through skills, able to complete projects in a timely manner
• Possess knowledge of hazardous materials and comply with proper disposal
• Possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record
• Requires prolonged standing and bending; ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds
• Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and some holidays as required
• Energetic, self-motivated and eager to lean new operation procedures
• Possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills

For consideration, please email cover letter and resume to

Contact Information:
Matt Dunaev
Icetown Carlsbad
2283 Cosmos Ct
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Phone: (949) 683-8677
Posting End Date: 12/31/20

Posted 1/22



Our 18th annual educational conference and trade show will take place May 18-21, 2021 in Buffalo, NY. NARCE gives you the unique opportunity to expand your knowledge and network with professionals from around North America. Registration starts January 1, 2021

Learn More

Upcoming Events

Check our Calendar for Events and Courses Nearby

See Calender

Stay Connected

Keep Up-to-date with our recent Social Media feeds

Get Social


Gain exposure in this tight-knit community of professionals

Learn More