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ZAMBONI DRIVER/Ice Technician - Aviator Sports (Brooklyn · NY)

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AMBONI DRIVER/FACILITY WORKER  – Aviator Sports and Events Center
Aviator Sports and Events Center, a premier sports and recreation complex located at Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY which includes a 175,000 sq. ft indoor facility featuring state-of-the-art ice rinks, a 15,000 sq. ft gymnastics center, wood floor basketball courts, adjoining outdoor turf fields and 35 acres of land space for outdoor events is currently looking for motivated, friendly and hard-working individuals to join our growing team.  We are searching for hourly ZAMBONI ice resurfacing workers to maintain the ice, drive the Zamboni resurfacing machine and assist with maintaining the facility.

JOB SUMMARY:
Under general supervision of the Executive Director of Ice Operations the part-time Zamboni Operator/Facility staff is responsible for the performance of various duties in maintaining the ice rinks and facility cleaning at Aviator Sports and Events Center.   Must be flexible to work evenings and weekends when needed.  

 JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Responsible for operating and driving the Zamboni ice resurfacing machine, edge conditioning, and other motorized equipment.
  • Maintain accurate records of ice cuts, blade changes and preventative maintenance.
  • Assists the Facilities department in the general operations of the ice rink.
  • Reports any unsafe conditions to the Executive Ice Director or takes action to immediately correct and/or address the situation.
  • Maintains restrooms and performs janitorial duties.
  • Performs custodial work in offices and building interior/exterior to include sweeping, mopping, waxing and polishing floors using industrial vacuum cleaners, and scrubbing and buffing machines.
  • Communicate regularly with facility staff about repairs and maintenance needs on all equipment and assigned jobs.
  • Performs other takes as necessary for the efficient and effective operation of the facility.

Qualification/Requirements:
  • One to three years of  progressively responsible experience performing operations and management responsibilities at an ice rink facility or sports arena or other recreational facility. (Strongly Preferred)
  • Ability to operate and maintain a Zamboni ice resurfacing machine. (Required)
  • Assist with sweeping outdoors and removing snow or perform other incidental seasonal tasks.
  • Ability to lift 25 - 50lbs without any restrictions.
  • Ability to work in a cold environment.
  • Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions involved in work performed.
  • Knowledge working with facility equipment.  
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility and quickly adapt to changes while maintaining high levels of productivity and effectiveness under pressure.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules including weekends, nights and holidays.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.