Position Description

Ice Maintenance Person (non ticketed)
Location Canlan Ice Sports Romeoville - Romeoville, IL
Employment duration Part time
Employment Status: Employee
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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.

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