The Fessenden School is an all boys independent day and boarding school serving 525 students in Pre-K to Grade 9 in West Newton, MA. The Fessenden School’s mission is to teach, nurture, and celebrate growing boys; cultivating each boy’s individual potential and developing in balance his mind, character, heart, and body in an inclusive and joyful community. For over 100 years we have been committed to the education of boys, and our facilities, curriculum, and programs are designed with the necessities of boys in mind.
The Fessenden School Ice Rink is looking for an Ice Rink Operator. This will be a part time, seasonal position for August 2021 to March 2022. Nights and weekends are a must during hockey season. The Ice Rink Operator will oversee the day-to-day operations of the ice arena which will include cleaning and driving the Zamboni Ice Resurfacer.
August 2021 to March 2022, Seasonal, Part-time, Up to 30 hours a week including nights and weekends
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:
Maintaining a quality sheet of ice
Safe and efficient driving of the Zamboni Ice Resurfacer
Handle daily activities, keeping on schedule
Ability to run the skate shop including skate sharpening
Maintain arena’s cleanliness to optimal levels
Exhibit superior customer service skills
Performs other related duties as directed by the Rink Manager
US Ice Rink or ISI Certification
Valid Driver's License
Knowledge of workplace safety procedures
Ability to maintain professional demeanor in high-stress situations
Successful criminal background check, and pre-employment physical examination
Physical Demands and Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. The requirements for performing the duties of this position are as follows:
Regularly walk, talk, stand, sit and reach during shift. Occasionally bend, kneel, stoop, climb and crawl.
Occasionally push, pull, lift or carry items weighing 30 to 50 lbs or more.
Manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills; and the ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures.
Visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment.
Subject to environmental conditions with activities that occur inside and outside, including cold temperatures typically below 32 degrees for periods of more than one hour.
Subject to sufficient noise that requires shouting in order to be heard above ambient noise level.
Subject to vibrations and hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals.
Please submit an application on Fessenden's career website.
About The Fessenden School
The Fessenden School250 Waltham Street, West Newton, Massachusetts 02465www.fessenden.org The Fessenden School (525 students, Pre-K through 9th Grade) located ten miles west of Boston, Massachusetts, is the oldest all boys, junior boarding school in the country. The Fessenden School’s mission is to cultivate each boy's talents and develop in balance his character, mind, and body in an inclusive and joyful community.For more than 100 years we have been committed to the education of boys and our facilities, curriculum, and programs are designed with the necessities of boys in mind. Faculty programs include ongoing professional development relating to the education of boys, cultural competency, project-based learning, academic technology, and differentiated learning.