If you would like to apply for this position or another position at River Cree Sports please contact:

Cody Thomas at:

780-930-2690 or cody.thomas@rivercreecorp.com


Arena Attendant

Reports to: Operation Manager



Under the direction the direction of the Operations Manager, ensure that floods are done on time with safety being a prime concern. Primary responsibilities include ice resurfacing, edging, janitorial work & (T’s) ice plant / compressor log readings, & some HVAC troubleshooting.

 As a member of the facility team the position provides cooperative assistance within all areas of the business.  The attitude demonstrated in fulfilling the responsibilities shows a clear understanding of our customers’ need for service excellence and are committed to it.

General Responsibilities and Duties

  • Flooding, edging and other ongoing maintenance of ice as scheduled.
  • (T) Monitor the ice plant regularly, keeping appropriate notes / records or reports.
  • Performs maintenance as may be required for the daily operation of the Zamboni:  changing and toping up fluids, greasing, changing of blades, and other general maintenance.  
  • Perform a variety of maintenance & repairs on and around the rinks, which may include changing boards, glass, painting, and other minor repairs.  Capable of handling power and hand tools safely.
  • Do minor maintenance on facility and ice maintenance equipment.
  • Participates in keeping all areas of the facility neat, tidy and safe at all times.
  • Dressing room cleanliness.
  • Making sure that all entrances are kept clear and safe of all debris and snow.
  • Responding to customers’ needs in a kind and courteous manner.
  • A team member, supporting and contributing throughout the facility and the business.
  • Supports and promotes a safe workplace
  • Performs any other related duties as required.

Qualifications/Special Skills

  • Mechanical aptitude & all around knowledge of mechanical equipment.
  • Possess a positive work ethic and the ability to work with / communicate with Customers.
  • Ability to use various equipment and tools common to the role and the facility.
  • Must work well with peers and Management.
  • Must have good organization skills and good communication skills
  • Flexible with respect to shifts, ability to work evenings, weekends, graveyard and days.
  • Possess a positive work ethic and the ability to work with / communicate with Customers.
  • Must be able to follow directions, written and oral.
  • Basic Computer knowledge an asset. 

Experience and Education

  • A minimum of 1-year experience in the above field.
  • Arena Operator Level 1 is asset.
  • Basic computer knowledge and skills preferred