Shakopee, MN Posted on Arena Positions

Ice Arena



POSITION:            Ice Arena Lead Worker

Pay Rate: 21.30-25.86

Part time: 20-29 hours per week




Acts under the supervision of the Ice Arena Manager



Responsible for arena operations and part staff in the absence of the Ice Arena Manager. Performs a variety of tasks including ice maintenance, inventory management, equipment monitoring, basic Zamboni maintenance, installing turf and facility cleanliness/upkeep.


Essential Functions:

Assists in day-to-day operations of the ice arena.

Maintains receipts of ticket sales, skate sharpening, and other sales to assure and accurate accounting of cash received.

Assists in the supervision of part time personnel to maintain arena effectiveness.

Carries out and enforces arena policies and practices

Ensures enforcement of safety and security measures.

Provides maintenance functions.

Assists in maintaining ice sheets in optimum conditions.

Assists in maintenance activities and follows preventive maintenance programs to arena equipment and building.

Carries out janitorial duties of the arena and grounds to assure a safe and clean facility.

Monitors equipment, keeps accurate records, identifies and reports any problem to the arena manager.

Performs minor equipment repairs as needed.


Performs equipment operations

Operates resurfacing equipment in safe manner, keeping ice hours on schedule.

Assists in training part-time personnel in the operations of equipment.

Operates ice edger to maintain the correct thickness of ice.


Performs customer service operations

Sharpens skates

Supervises skating events

Supervises high school hockey games in absence of Ice Arena Manager.

Interacts with customers, keeps abreast of Arena programs and events held at the Arena.

Performs other essential job duties

Regular and timely work attendance

Follows all safety procedures

Participates in safety training.

Assists in set up for miscellaneous events.

Self-starter, needs little or no direction for completion of tasks consistent with the operational standards of the Ice Arena.




-Knowledge of ice arena administration and operations.

-Knowledge and experience of mechanical equipment necessary to operate and ice arena.

-Skilled in operating an ice resurfacer.

-Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

-Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, facility users, and general public.

-Ability to perform facility maintenance without close supervision

-Ability to organize daily work, set priorities and work independently.

-Ability to understand and follow applicable OSHA standards and departmental safety practices and procedures.


Minimum qualifications-Valid driver’s license -One year general maintenance work experience.

-Must be able to work a variety of shifts including evenings and weekends.

-Two years of experience being in a lead position where you directed the work of others.

-High School diploma or equivalent.

Desired qualifications

            -Experience in supervision.

-Postsecondary training in arena maintenance or related field.

-Experience performing ice arena maintenance.

Must be 18 years or older. 




The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.




About Company

Shakopee Ice Arena
1225 Fuller St

Job Information

Status: Open No of vacancies: 2 Job type: Part Time Job level: Entry level Years of experience: 1 Salary: 25.8621.30 / Per Month

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Ice Arena Lead Worker