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Ice Technician - Ice-America (Cleveland · OH)

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NOW HIRING for 2021-2022 Seasonal positions (temporary):

Ice Technicians for our Winter Riverfest Ice Rink at Merwin’s Wharf 
November 26th, 2021 to January 2nd, 2022.

Location: 1785 Merwin Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113 

Ice-America Welcomes You To The Winter Riverfest Ice Rink !

Skaters and non-skaters alike are encouraged to apply for this fun and exciting event designed to engage the community during the holiday season!

We are seeking fun and enthusiastic Team Members.

ICE TECHNICIAN: Must have experience in ice maintenance, ice resurfacing, skate sharpening, and mechanical skills.  Having knowledge of refrigeration is helpful. Candidates will need to be self-motivated, have a strong sense of urgency, and possess the ability to meet deadlines. High attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills are required.  Ice Tech will be responsible for day-to-day ice maintenance, resurfacing, and following Ice-America reporting policies. Having general carpentry skills is a bonus. Must have strong customer service, communication, written, and organizational skills. Having extensive knowledge of the ice skating industry, rink operations, productions and/or competitions is preferred. 

Looking for strong leadership experience in managing or supervising a team in a fast paced working environment. The ice technician acts as an Ice-America representative and must have the ability to maintain client relationships. Responsible for eliminating safety hazards, reducing controllable expenses, and the day-to-day maintenance operations of a temporary ice skating surface.   

  • 1-2 years supervisory or operational management experience.
  • Software efficiency in: Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint, Smartsheet, Google Workspace, Slack and Dropbox knowledge.
  • High School Diploma or GED-equivalent required. College degree in a related field preferred.
  • Ability to work with various levels of management as well as working with other departments.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented, ability to multitask.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication. 

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Oversee the day-to-day maintenance operations.
  • Direct the Ice Maintenance Program 
  • Delegate and assign responsibilities and goals to supervisors and staff.
  • Operate and maintain rink equipment: 
    • Point-of-sale system 
    • Lighting 
    • Audio 
    • Security cameras 
    • Radios 

Compensation dependent upon experience. Looking for strong candidates interested in leading a team in a fun work environment. Applicants must have the availability to work during the holidays, working up to 59 hours a week. 

Accepting out of town/state applicants. 

Ice-America, a division of Seaside Ice, LLC, is a creator, producer, and operator of outdoor, temporary ice skating rinks, and an ice event and television production group. We offer rapid deployment of turn-key portable ice rinks and operations in the US and Canada. We can literally make ice overnight and create unique entertainment events for communities, businesses, and other customers. We are searching for energetic, hard working people to be a part of our team!

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.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you eligible to work in the United States?

  2. Can you work Nights and Weekends if assigned?

  3. Would you have reliable transportation?

  4. Do you have any previous ice maintenance experience?

  5. Do you have any skating experience?