Ice Maintenance Person (non ticketed)

Canlan Ice Sports - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Canlan Ice Sports is currently looking for an Ice Maintenance Person (non ticketed)

The Ice Maintenance Person is a pro-active and hands-on individual who performs general maintenance to ensure facility upkeep and regular flooding of ice rinks is completed in a timely and safe manner. Their primary responsibilities include ice resurfacing and edging (operating the Ice Resurfacer), janitorial work and general maintenance of facility.



Perform maintenance tasks in accordance with local building and fire codes
Responsible for Ice Maintenance tasks including
Ice Resurfacer operation
Edger operation
Ice depth measurement
Ice chopping/spudding
Levelling the Ice
Ice Painting
Dasher Board system repair
Arena Glass replacement
Hockey net refurbishment
Execute maintenance and repair of facility fixtures and components
Janitorial duties as assigned. These may include janitorial checklists, vacuuming, auto scrubbing, waxing and buffing in line with established floor care procedures
Ensure that entrances, grounds, and parking lot are kept clean, clear and safe including:
Property & grounds cleanup
Grass cutting and edging
Seasonal snow and debris removal
Perform minor maintenance on facility and ice maintenance equipment including:
Ice Resurfacer safety check, clean and wax
Safe blade changes and grease machine as needed
Maintain appropriate checklists, records and reports including Ice Resurfacer sign out / safety check

Health and Safety

Adhere to all Risk Management policies and procedures
Ensure a safe working environment and a safe customer environment for the facility as detailed in the Risk Management checklist and by adhering to and maintaining:
Safe work practices such as those relating to lifting and carrying
Elimination of Slip, Trip and Fall hazards
Appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Report any unsafe Health & Safety conditions

Is trained/certified in:
"WHMIS" and "Workplace Violence"
Use of equipment and supplies as required including Elevated Work Platform and Propane Handling consistent with manufacturer guidelines and best practice
Ensure the proper use and safe storage of hazardous materials, tools, equipment and machinery
Is aware and understands implementation of the Facility Emergency Plan, Incident Reports and knows the location and how to use the First Aid Kit, Eye Wash Station and Defibrillator

Energy & Environmental Sensitivity

Ensure consideration for best practices in energy use management and environmental impact are employed


Completed high school education or equivalent (preferred)
Valid driver’s license (preferred)


Previous experience, training and operation of ice resurfacing equipment
Willingness and ability to work flexible hours (evenings and weekends)
Approachable and team orientated with great communication skills
Demonstrated strong mechanical aptitude (preferred)
Trade or Janitorial experience is an advantage
Organised, self-motivated and proactive

If you are interested in learning more and becoming part of the Canlan team please apply online.