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Skating Rink Host Winter 18/19
Title:Skating Rink Host Winter 18/19
Department:Outdoor Operations
Location:Big White
Big White has vacancies for the upcoming Winter season for Skating Rink Hosts. The Skating Rink Host is responsible for providing a safe and fun atmosphere for guests using the skating rink. This position leaves mornings free, so is great for someone who likes getting first tracks on the mountain. This position requires an in-person interview, no Skype interviews.
  • Ensuring that all skaters follow the rules
  • Providing rigid ticket control
  • Ensuring the safety of rink and accesses
  • Maintaining the walkway mats, signage and closures
  • Remove garbage and recycling
  • Summon first aid if required
  • Open and close sections of the rink as required
  • Communicate effectively with rink maintenance regarding required maintenance
  • Work cooperatively as a member of the rink team ensuring safe work practices are adhered to at all times
  • Comply with all department and company policies and procedures
  • Perform other tasks, as assigned by a supervisor
  • Uphold the highest standard of internal and external customer service at all times
  • Previous guest service experience an asset
  • Competent skater
  • Ability to work in a cold outdoor environment
  • Proven self motivation, ability to work well with minimum supervision
  • Excellent guest service skills
  • Excellent organization, time management and communication skills
  • Must have a high level of attention to detail
  • Work well within a diverse team environment
  • Flexible availability: including evenings, early mornings, weekends and statutory holidays
Physical Demands 
  • Must be able to stand and skate for the duration of the shift
  • Ability to lift and carry 44 lbs/20kg at various times during the shift
  • Must be able to kneel, bend, stoop, squat and stretch to fulfill duties
  • Requires grasping, shoveling, writing, standing, sitting, walking, repetitive motions, climbing, listening and hearing ability and visual acuity
Big White Ski Resort, Kelowna, BC
Position Duration:
Early December until mid to late March – the exact finishing date will be dependent on ice conditions

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