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Everything about the NSC is about our commitment to our customers and community. We see our team members family because it is our belief that if we take care of you, you will go the extra mile for our customers. 

Why Work Here

Fun atmosphere, competitive pay, flexible work hours, discounts on NSC leagues and programs, discounts on food, free golf and use of other facilities, develop real life skills, and chase your passion

Who We Are

  • Stable company with strong brand
  • National industry leader
  • People first culture
  • Mission driven
  • Built on Entrepreneurship

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Work at the National Sports Center!

Ice Arena Operations Assistant Manager

Assignment: National Sports Center Super Rink

Reports to: Ice Arena Operations Manager

Supervises: Part time arena staff

Competencies: The ability to engage and successfully manage all aspects of the arena operations department

Boundaries: Authority to manager staff and customers within the department and is expected to use his/her discretion to benefit the MASC, NSCF, and Super Rink                                

Duties Include: Arena Operations

  • Understanding and manage all aspects of arena operations
  • Assist with arena budget and report budget to Director of Operations
  • Assist in staff management:  hire, fire, schedule, and train all full-time and part-time staff
  • Assist with implementing all arena operations policies and procedures
  • Assist all event management – knowledge of each event and needs
  • Customer service to all ice buyers
  • Ability to communicate with customers and staff
  • Ability to create new business
  • Ability to complete purchase orders for all arena operations
  • Ability to speak to large groups
  • Ability to use all current computer programs and software 

Maintenance and Mechanical

  • Oversee all projects with the Maintenance Manager for  major/minor mechanical projects and preventative maintenance
  • Ability to work with outside mechanical companies
  • Create task list for part time staff
  • Assist and maintain and review all logs for equipment, fire, OSHA, air quality, etc…

Relationships

  • Create relationships with all ice customers, industry leaders, vendors, etc…

Additional Duties As Assigned

  • Other duties may be assigned by the Director of Operations

Education/Experience:   Minimum of two years ice arena operations experience

Classification: Full-Time (45-50 hours per week) salary position, exempt from FLSA overtime regulation

Terms of Employment: At will

Compensation: Based on educational and tenure with the NSC, paid bi-weekly

Appointed by: Operations Manager 

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Hospitality Concessions, Catering Associate, and Culinary Assistant

Position Information

  • Entry Level: $14/hr - $16/hr
  • Hours Per Week: Varies based on-campus events
  • Location: All Campus Concession/Catering
  • Customer Service, Kitchen and Concession experience preferred but not required

Schedule

The schedule will vary based on events, including evenings and weekends.  Flexible hours are available.

Position Description

The National Sports Center is looking for energetic, self-motivated individuals 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
  • Culinary assistant is responsible to assist the kitchen managers and chefs in our catering department as well as our quick serve concessions
  • 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 Associate will be trained in multiple areas within the concessions and catering position

Position Qualifications

  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Physical Requirements: This position requires the ability to lift/pull/push/move/carry up to 25 pounds and the ability to stand for long periods of time in a fast-paced environment
  • With training, ability to operate kitchen and concessions equipment such as popcorn popper, hotdog machine, kitchen ovens, etc.
  • Experience preferred but not necessary

 

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Campus Maintenance Assistant

The National Sports Center located in Blaine, MN is considered a leader in the sports industry on a nation-wide scale. The NSC is home to a 600-acre campus which has eight indoor ice sheets, over 50 soccer fields, 18-hole golf course, and 100,000 square feet of indoor training and meeting space. 

The NSC is a stable company with a strong brand and you can enjoy a fun fast-paced environment with great salary and benefit package. 

 This position will work closely with management in a hands-on position that will be exposed to company-wide collaboration.

Campus Maintenance Assistant

Operational duties included but not limited to: Assisting in all aspects of the NSC building maintenance functions including major and minor mechanical operations. The maintenance assistant will help execute the NSC campus wide preventative maintenance on all equipment and HVAC controls.  This position will assist in maintenance, capital preservation, and event management throughout the NSC campus.

 

The campus maintenance assistant is accountable to the Maintenance Manager, Director of Operations, and Arena Operations Manager.  Apply online HERE.

 

If you have any questions, please email Krystal Scidmore kscidmore@nscsports.org. You can also visit our website at www.nscsports.org

Equipment Operator - NSC Agronomy

The National Sports Center (NSC) is a 600 acre multi-sport complex located in Blaine, MN.  It includes a sports stadium, over 50 full-sized soccer fields, Victory Links Golf Course, a meeting and convention facility, and an eight-sheet ice rink, the Super Rink, which is the largest ice arena in the world.  The NSC has hosted numerous National and World Championship events in soccer, hockey, figure skating, short track speed skating, broomball, rugby, ultimate disc and lacrosse.  The facility welcomes over 3.8 million visitors annually, making it the most-visited sports facility in the state of Minnesota.  Each July, the NSC plays host to Target USA CUP, the largest soccer tournament in the Western Hemisphere.  Victory Links Golf Course annually hosts the 3M Open Qualifier, a PGA Tour event.  In addition, the NSC is home to the Minnesota United FC Training Ground.

Reports To:  Golf Course Superintendent and Head Groundskeeper

Directly Manages:  Maintains all Golf Course and Sports Field Areas

Classification:  Full Time, Seasonal, Non Exempt

Hours:  40 Hours/Week with some Weekends and Overtime

Salary:  $15.00/Hour depending on experience and qualifications along with bonus incentives

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

-Responsible for the daily setup of the golf course and sports fields.

-Responsible for mowing and maintaining high quality turf.

-Assist in irrigation maintenance.

-Assist in marking and painting various sports fields.

-Responsible for mulching, weeding, and pruning landscape beds, shrubs, and trees.

-Responsible for hand trimming.

-Responsible for seeding and sodding projects.

-Responsible for cleaning and maintaining equipment and maintenance facility.

-Performs any assigned duty before, during, and after an event.

-Performs related work as required and as directed.

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS

-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 on a golf course or sports field, but not required.

-Knowledge and safe operation of maintenance equipment or ability to learn.

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Email:  agronomy@nscsports.org

Ice Technician Level 1

Why Work for the NSC?

With a team first culture and sports driven business we provide a fun and exciting place to work. With more than 100 unique events annually, we provide an enjoyable fast paced environment. With a dual mission to create economic impact for MN and athletic opportunities for our youth we are the world’s leader in sports development. While we have been around for 30 years, we continue to have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and unrelenting attitude. Our business is built on our skilled team members and ability to provide a high-quality experience for our customers.

Position Summary

Competencies: The ability to engage and successfully maintain the operations of the ice arena, ice quality and ice resurfacer equipment, including but not limited to the maintenance of the arena, training of staff, and event operations.

Boundaries:  Areas of control are building quality, ice quality, and ice equipment maintenance.  Primary hours will be nights and weekends.

Responsibilities:

  • Ice Maintenance
  • Staff Training

Arena Maintenance

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ice Maintenance
  • Staff Training
  • Arena Maintenance and upkeep of building
  • Event Support
  • Hands-on operational support
  • Other duties as assigned

Work Processes:

Ice Maintenance

Knowledge of ice conditions related to indoor facilities, maintaining proper ice thickness, installing ice and taking ice out and of ice painting, lines, logos, etc…

Staff Training

Ability to train drivers how to operate ice resurfacer, monitor drivers and how much ice they shave or build each day, assist with regular staff training sessions, and ability to train cleaning staff and keep them on task

Arena Maintenance and Upkeep

Knowledge of ice resurfacers, ability to maintain ice resurfacers – electric or gas, maintain ice edgers – electric or gas, perform preventative maintenance, install dasher advertising, document equipment needs and perform other arena maintenance / mechanical duties as assigned

Event Support

Ability to be a driver during events and support both operations and maintenance managers  

Additional Duties As Assigned

Other duties may be assigned by the Operations Manager or Director of Ice Arena Programs  

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent
  • CIT certification 
  • Minimum of 18 years of age

Desired Skills:

  • Adaptability
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to work independently within tight timelines
  • Effective communication with internal staff and customers
  • Great attitude
  • Team first mentality - no egos here

Compensation: Commensurate with experience, education, and tenure with NSC, paid bi-weekly

Hours: 45-50 Hrs/week

Classification: Full-time exempt, salary position

Questions should be directed by to Eric Edhlund at eedhlund@superrink.org or 763-717-3236 

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NSC Front Desk - Dome, Sports Hall, and Expo Center

The National Sports Center is located in Blaine, MN on a 600-acre campus and is considered a leader in the industry on a nation-wide scale. We are home to 8 indoor ice sheets, over 50 soccer fields, 18-hole golf course, and 100,000 square feet of indoor training and meeting space.

The NSC is a stable company with a strong brand and you can enjoy a fun fast-paced environment with great salary and benefit package.

This position will work closely with ice arena management in a hands-on position that will be exposed to companywide collaboration.

NSC Front Desk Worker

The National Sports Center / Super Rink, Blaine Minnesota is hiring for a part time Front Desk worker.

Front desk staff play a key role in creating a fun, energetic and family environment at the Super Rink.  Front desk staff assist customers, support operations for event changeovers, communicate the schedule, and make themselves available for our guests! 

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Front Desk, Building & Activity Monitor
  • General customer service – interacting with customers, answering questions, reviewing daily schedule
  • Maintain cleanliness of the facility.
  • Ensuring the safety and satisfaction of our guests using excellent customer service skills.

The NSC Front Desk worker is accountable to the Campus Operations Manager and Director of Campus Operations.  Send resume to: National Sports Center, 1700 105th Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55449 Attn: David Baertschi, email to dbaertschi@nscsports.org or fax to 763-785-5699. Click the link below to apply directly to this job. 

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2nd Shift Campus Operations Manager

Why Work for the NSC?

With a team first culture and sports driven business we provide a fun and exciting place to work. With more than 100 unique events annually, we provide an enjoyable fast paced environment. With a dual mission to create economic impact for MN and athletic opportunities for our youth we are the world’s leader in sports development. While we have been around for 30 years, we continue to have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and unrelenting attitude. Our business is built on our skilled team members and ability to provide a high-quality experience for our customers.

Position Summary

The Assistant Campus Operations Manager will oversee and manage a staff of 5-10 operations team members, perform facility management duties and work to improve the front-line customer experience for our guests. Duties include but are not limited to: staff scheduling and assignment; department communication; facility event logistics; hands-on operational support, such as setting up and tearing down events; coordinating with event operators and user groups. This position will report directly to the NSC Director of Operations and will be responsible for managing the logistics and day-to-day operations of facility events.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing multiple buildings
  • Day-to-day operations of facility events
  • Campus logistics
  • Event setup and take down
  • Hands-on operational support
  • Coordinating with event operators and user groups
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent

Desired Skills:

  • Adaptability
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to work independently within tight timelines
  • Effective communication with internal staff and customers
  • Great attitude
  • Team first mentality - no egos here

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Hours: 40 Hrs/week

Classification: Full-time

Note that resume is required and cover letters are encouraged. Questions should be directed by email to David Baertschi at dbaertschi@nscsports.org.

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Hospitality Concessions & Catering Associate

Position Information

  • Entry Level: $11/hr - $14/hr
  • Hours Per Week: Varies based on-campus events
  • Location: All Campus Concession/Catering
  • Customer Service, Kitchen and concession experience preferred but not required

Schedule

The schedule will vary based on events, including evenings and weekends.

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 Associate will be trained in multiple areas within the concessions and catering position

Position Qualifications

  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Physical Requirements: This position requires the ability to lift/pull/push/move/carry up to 25 pounds and the ability to stand for long periods of time in a fast-paced environment
  • With training, ability to operate kitchen and concessions equipment such as popcorn popper, hotdog machine, kitchen ovens, etc.
  • Experience preferred but not necessary

 

Apply Now!

 

 

Event Operations Team Member

Why Work for the NSC?

With a team first culture and sports driven business we provide a fun and exciting place to work. With more than 100 unique events annually, we provide an enjoyable fast paced environment. With a dual mission to create economic impact for MN and athletic opportunities for our youth we are the world’s leader in sports development. While we have been around for 30 years, we continue to have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and unrelenting attitude. Our business is built on our skilled team members and ability to provide a high-quality experience for our customers.

Position Summary

NSC Operations is looking for part-time event team members to join our growing organization. He/she will be focused on delivering great customer service by ensuring clean and safe facilities. This role provides for personal growth, interaction across departments, and a variety of different tasks. This position reports to full-time operations managers plays a critical role in the success of the organization.  

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing multiple buildings
  • Day-to-day operations of facility events
  • Campus logistics
  • Event setup and take down
  • Hands-on operational support
  • Coordinating with event operators and user groups
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Ability to communicate with customers in courteous and calm manner
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent

Desired Skills:

  • Adaptability
  • Problem solving
  • Great attitude
  • Team first mentality - no egos here

Compensation: $12-$14/hr

Hours: 20-40 Hrs/week

Classification: Part-time

Questions should be directed by email to David Baertschi at dbaertschi@nscsports.org.

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NSC Front Desk worker - Super Rink

The National Sports Center is located in Blaine, MN on a 600-acre campus and is considered a leader in the industry on a nation-wide scale. We are home to 8 indoor ice sheets, over 50 soccer fields, 18-hole golf course, and 100,000 square feet of indoor training and meeting space.

The NSC is a stable company with a strong brand and you can enjoy a fun fast-paced environment with great salary and benefit package.

This position will work closely with ice arena management in a hands-on position that will be exposed to companywide collaboration.

NSC Front Desk Worker

The National Sports Center / Super Rink, Blaine Minnesota is hiring for a part time Front Desk worker.

Front desk staff play a key role in creating a fun, energetic and family environment at the Super Rink.  Front desk staff are a constant support for the guests whether working as a Front Desk Cashier, Answering Phone Calls, Birthday Party Support, Ice Monitor, Skate Rental, or simply answering questions and assisting guests as needed.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Skate Rental, Front Desk, Ice Monitor
  • General customer service – interacting with customers, answering phones, program registrations.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the facility.
  • Ensuring the safety and satisfaction of our guests using excellent customer service skills.

The NSC Front Desk worker is accountable to the Ice Arena Operations Manager and Director of Ice Arena Operations.  Send resume to: National Sports Center, 1700 105th Ave. NE, Blaine, MN 55449 Attn: Eric Edhlund, email to eedhlund@superrink.org   or fax to 763-785-5699. You can also visit our website at www.nscsports.org/ 

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Ice Resurfacer Operator (Zamboni Driver)

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:

To schedule a meeting and learn more, please contact Ice Arena Manager Eric Edhlund - eedhlund@superrink.org

 

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General Maintenance Custodian

Title:  NSC General Maintenance Custodian

Assignment:  NSC Super Rink/Indoor Facilities

Reports to:  Ice Arena Operations Manager

Competencies:  The ability to keep the ice arena building in a clean and sanitary condition.

Boundaries:  Primary hours will be weekdays and weekends at the Super Rink based on event needs

Duties Include:                       

Custodial

·         Maintain cleanliness of all rest rooms, locker rooms, offices, meeting space and common rooms.

·         Maintains a clean working environment.

·         Assist staff with needs of the building with set up and take down.

Operations:

  • Perform light duty facility improvements.
  • Opening of the building for customers

Relationships

·         Ability to communicate with staff on projects and inventory management.

Additional Duties As Assigned

·         Other duties may be assigned by the Director of Operations and Operations Manager

 

Education/Experience:  Minimum of two years’ experience working in janitorial or operations setting.

Classification:  Part time (30 – 40 hours) weekly

Terms of Employment:  At will

Compensation:  Based on educational and tenure with the NSC, paid bi-weekly

Appointed by:  Manager of Ice Arena Operations

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