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Ice Rink - Operations Manager - Ice And Building Maintenance

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POSITION:  Ice Arena Operations Manager - Ice and Building Maintenance.  Location:  Ice Sports Winnipeg. Canlan Ice Sports is the largest private sector developer and operator of recreational ice sports facilities in North America.  The company's success in the recreation industry is attributed to a combination of innovative programming and world-class facilities. We understand our customers’ need for service excellence and are committed to it.  In order to continue to build upon this success story, Canlan is dedicated to continually improving its people, its programs and its methods.  We understand our customers’ need for service excellence and are committed to it. Canlan Ice Sports – Where the Experience is Everything! We require a self-motivated, customer service oriented individual with experience in the hockey arena field. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of facility building maintenance and ice production operations including ice maintenance, flooding, refrigeration plant operation, janitorial and building maintenance duties, scheduling, supervising and training of staff, ordering supplies & equipment, and following budgets & costs.  This is a hands on management role – actively involved in day to day operations.  This position reports to the Facility General Manager and is a key member of the facility management team.GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES: §         Establish flood schedules, edging schedules and general ice maintenance needs.  Ensure effective staff scheduling, for both Ice Technicians and Janitorial staff, meeting facility needs.  §         Strong customer service aptitude which is seen in leading the Operations Department team.  §         Coordinate the preventative maintenance and repairs of all equipment & the facility.  Maintain the company assets on the database.  §         Supplies inventory, purchasing and control and expense management.  §         Create and manage the annual department budget.  §         Hire, coach and discipline staff in a positive employee relations environment. §         Ensure a safe working environment and a safe customer environment for the whole facility. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:§         Must hold a valid Manitoba refrigeration ticket. §         Must have 2-3 years experience supervising people.  Must have good people and communication skills, be honest and hard working.§         Must have 3-4 years experience with ice maintenance and ice painting.§         A good understanding of Zamboni operation and repair.§         A good understanding of H.V.A.C. operation & maintenance.   §         All round knowledge of mechanical equipment and facility maintenance.§         Preferred:  experience in facility conversions for special events, concerts, etc.§         Must have minimum Grade 12 Secondary School Education or equivalent. If you are interested in this opportunity, apply online including your cover letter and resume – outlining your experience and qualifications, including salary expectations to: Rick Ladouceur General Manager, Ice Sports Winnipeg.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity.  Please be advised that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted further.  Primary preference will be given to local market area applicants. 

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Company Name

Canlan Ice Sports

Posted By

Rick Ladouceur

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Post Date

July 21, 2009 (Long time ago)

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