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Zamboni Drivers, Sensplex Facilities

Zamboni Drivers are responsible for ensuring that all ice surfaces at the Richcraft Sensplex (Ottawa East), Bell Sensplex (Ottawa West), and Cavanagh Sensplex (Ottawa North-West) are properly maintained and floated.



  • Responsible for operating and driving the Zamboni (ice resurfacing machine) and other motorized equipment

  • Edge ice before games

  • Shovel snow away from exit doors

  • Ensures all ice pads are resurfaced according to facility schedules

  • Ensures all ice pads are resurfaced according to facility standards

  • Perform weekly/ daily maintenance on all ice pads

  • Complete minor repairs on ice surface, dasher boards, safety shields, and all other equipment


  • Perform other duties as required from time to time at the request of the Operations Supervisor and Director of Operations

Health & Safety Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Responsible for ensuring that all areas covered by Occupational Health & Safety Act (“OHSA”) are adhered to, specifically:

  • Working in compliance with the provisions of the OHSA, regulations and internal policies and procedures

  • Using or wearing protective equipment, devices or clothing when required

  • Reporting any missing or defective equipment or protective device which could endanger himself or herself or another team member

  • Reporting any contravention of the OHSA, regulations or Senators Sports & Entertainment policies and procedures


Responsible for completing on-line training modules including, but not limited to:

  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability (AODA)

  • AODA, the Integrated Accessibility Standard

  • Back & Lifting Safety Training

  • Ontario Worker Health & Safety Awareness

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

  • Violence and Harassment in the Workplace

May also be required to attend on-site training sessions as scheduled (eg. customer service).



  • Minimum of 18 years of age

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Must be physically able to do heavy lifting (50 lbs) and comfortable working at heights

  • Possess knowledge of materials, equipment, and methods used in ice resurfacing

  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and standard safety precautions

  • Familiar with tools and maintenance equipment

  • Must be willing to work a varied schedule, including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Bilingual preferred (French & English)

We would like to thank all applicants for applying; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications received will be maintained on file for a period of 6 months and may be referenced for future staffing requirements.

Senators Sports & Entertainment supports the goals of Ontario Regulation 191/11 - Integrated Accessibility Standards and is pleased to accommodate applicants who have a disability during the recruitment process. Please inform the Human Resources Department at 613-599-0250 if you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process.

SSE is committed to building an inclusive process that respects the dignity and independence of people with disabilities.

Job Details
Date Posted
20 Feb 2023
🇨🇦 Ottawa, ON, Canada
Part Time
Required Experience
1+ year