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Employment

Throughout the year, the National Sports Center has many job openings for both full and part-time employees. Please check this page often for updates to our currently available positions.

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Super Rink Arena Manager

The National Sports Center / Schwan Super Rink, is accepting applications for the position of Ice Arena Manager. 

Operational duties include but not limited to: staff and facility scheduling, budgeting, accounting, general building maintenance, monitoring refrigeration plant, ice maintenance, event management, customer satisfaction, quality control, and team building.

Sport Management degree, knowledge or experience in ice arena management preferred. Basic computer skills are required. Salary commensurate with education and experience.

The Arena Manager is accountable to the Director of Ice Arena Operations and Programming.

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Pete Carlson, pcarlson@superrink.org. Applications are due by September 7, 2018.

Super Rink Assistant Arena Manager

The National Sports Center / Schwan Super Rink, is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Ice Arena Manager. 

Operational duties include but not limited to: staff and facility scheduling, budgeting, accounting, general building maintenance, monitoring refrigeration plant, ice maintenance, event management, customer satisfaction, quality control, and team building.

Sport Management degree, knowledge or experience in ice arena management preferred. Basic computer skills are required. Salary commensurate with education and experience.

The Arena Manager is accountable to the Director of Ice Arena Operations and Programming.

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Pete Carlson, pcarlson@superrink.org. Applications are due by September 7, 2018.

Super Rink Supervisor

The NSC Super Rink is looking for a part-time supervisor to lead our team of ice resurface drivers and provide our customers with a great experience every time they come into the arena. The supervisor will assist with event set-ups, maintain efficient operation of the arena, assist with ice maintenance, and cleaning and upkeep of the building. The supervisor will work under the direction of the Super Rink Ice Arena Managers.

Minimum requirements

  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Must be a motivated self-starter who is responsible and able to work with the public efficiently and courteously
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent
  • Ability to learn and operate all ice maintenance equipment
  • Previous experience working in an ice arena setting preferred, but not required

To apply: Submit resumes by email to John Flater, Ice Arena Manager - jflater@superrink.org

Ice Resurface Operator

The NSC Super Rink is looking for part-time Ice Resufacer Operators to give a great experience to all of our customers. Operators will take guidance from our managers and supervisors to maintain the building, resurface the ice on time according to schedule, assist with maintaining the equipment and maintain the cleanliness of the building.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Must be responsible, and able to work with the public efficiently and courteously
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent

To apply: Applicants should apply in person at the Super Rink.  To schedule a meeting and learn more, please contact Ice Arena Manager John Flater - jflater@superrink.org

Ice Sports Program Administrator

The National Sports Center is seeking qualified applicants for an Ice Sports Program Administrator position. Under the supervision of the Ice Sports Program Manager, the Administrator will work to produce various ice sports programs and events at the Super Rink facility. This includes marketing, recruiting teams, creating schedules, managing officials and more. The Ice Sports Program Administrator plays an important role in the production of successful ice sports programs and tournaments to support the mission of the National Sports Center.

Reports to: Ice Sports Program Manager
Hours: Full-time, 40+ hours/week
Salary: Pay dependent on experience and qualifications. Full benefits available, including health insurance, dental, retirement and others.

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Promotion and marketing of internal NSC events and programs
  • Direct communication with customers and internal staff
  • Analyzing current sports markets to assist in developing new programs and lines of revenue
  • Creating game schedules and tournament brackets that make for interesting and balanced play
  • Ability to think on your feet, recognize issues in advance and work proactively to address them

Experience and training:

  • Bachelors or Associates degree in Sport Administration, Business Management, related field or equivalent experience required
  • Knowledge of ice sports, especially hockey, and understanding of rules, or ability to learn, preferred

To Apply:

Please email a cover letter and resume to the Ice Sports Program Manager, Spencer Arvold - sarvold@nscsports.org

Assistant Mechanic

The National Sports Center is seeking qualified applicants for an Assistant Mechanic Equipment Manager position. Under the supervision of the Equipment Manager, the Assistant Equipment Manager assists and/or works independently repairing and maintaining various gasoline and diesel-powered golf course maintenance equipment. The Assistant Equipment Manager also assists in maintaining a clean service area and maintenance building, contributing to a preventive maintenance program, and places safety procedures as a top priority.

Assistant Mechanic Equipment Manager - Field and Turf Maintenance

Reports to: Equipment Manager; Director of Agronomy
Hours: 40 hours/week with some weekends and overtime
Salary: Pay dependent on experience and qualifications. Benefits possible.

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Inspects, diagnoses, adjusts and repairs mechanical defects/failures in various pieces of maintenance equipment, on a regular basis
  • Prioritizes equipment repair and maintenance work
  • Sets up and modifies equipment, as needed
  • Repairs and adjusts engines and cutting mechanisms on various heavy and light mowing equipment
  • Knowledge of 2- and 4-cycle engine diagnosis, repair, and maintenance
  • Ability to diagnose electrical issues
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience and training:

  • Previous experience maintaining equipment fleets required
  • Knowledge and safe operation of field maintenance equipment, including industrial mowers and hand trimmers

To Apply:

Please email the application below to agronomy@nscsports.org. For additional position information, contact agronomy@nscsports.org.

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Equipment Operator - Field and Turf maintenance

The National Sports Center is seeking applicants for the 2018 summer outdoor season to assist in the maintenance and setup of our outdoor grass and field properties. This includes over 50 full-sized outdoor soccer fields, an 18-hole golf course and more.

Equipment Operator - Field and turf maintenance

Reports to: Golf Course Superintendent and Sports Field Manager
Classification: Full time, seasonal, non-exempt
Hours: 40 hours/week with some weekends and overtime
Salary: Dependent upon experience

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Mowing and maintaining high-quality turf, including seeding, sodding and trimming
  • Daily setup and maintenance of the golf course and sports fields, including raking bunkers, and marking and painting sports fields
  • Mulching, weeding and pruning landscape beds, shrubs, and trees
  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment and maintenance facility
  • Additional facility event setup duties, as assigned

Knowledge, abilities, and skills needed for this position:

  • Knowledge of golf course and sports field maintenance practices
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and the proper use of safety practices
  • Ability to operate various pieces of maintenance equipment
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions to complete work assignments correctly and efficiently
  • Ability to perform manual labor, including standing, sitting, kneeling, and bending for an extended period of time, under various conditions
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including heat, humidity, cold, rain, and snow
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors and employees within all departments
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and evenings as required

Experience and training:

  • Previous experience in golf course or field maintenance a plus, but not required
  • Knowledge and safe operation of field maintenance equipment, including industrial mowers and hand trimmers or ability to learn

To apply:

Please email the application below to agronomy@nscsports.org for further information.

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Hospitality Concessions & Catering Associate

Position Information

  • Rate of Pay: Based on Experience
  • Hours Per Week: Varies based on-campus events
  • Location: All Campus Concession/Catering
  • Kitchen and concession experience preferred but not required

Schedule

The schedule will vary based on events.

Position Description

The National Sports Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated individual with an outgoing personality, hard work ethic, a clean/neat and professional appearance, and can provide excellent customer service. This individual will be a representation of the National Sports Center

Position Responsibilities

  • Greeting customers
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Taking, assembling, and presenting food orders
  • Operating a cash register and requesting/receiving payment from customers
  • Cooking and preparing food – standing and constant moving
  • Assist in various food areas to ensure food and concessions are being prepared and packaged properly, and being delivered to the customer in a timely manner
  • Stocking concessions trailers and/or food or vendor stands
  • Assist in inventory counts to help with proper stock and rotation
  • Cleaning in accordance with the National Sports Center sanitary standards including but not limited to:
    • Sweeping and mopping floors
    • Cleaning walls, counters, kitchen and service equipment
    • Removing trash
  • Associate will be trained in multiple areas within the concessions and catering position

Position Qualifications

  • Physical Requirements: This position requires the ability to lift/pull/push/move/carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to operate commercial grade kitchen equipment such as popcorn popper, hotdog machine, kitchen ovens, etc.
  • Experience preferred but not necessary

Position Application

Please email the application below to hostservices@nscsports.org for further information.

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