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Arenas, Athletic Parks and Soccer Centre careers

If you like a physical job that involves working outdoors or maintaining ice surfaces in an arena, consider a job in our Arenas, Athletic Parks, and Soccer Centre.

What we offer

  • Competitive wages
  • Flexible hours (daytime, evenings and weekend hours available)
  • Opportunities for advancement and other lines of work
  • A fun and friendly atmosphere

Job responsibilities

Our staff are responsible for making sure our public arenas, athletic parks and Soccer Centre are well-kept and in great shape. This position works indoors and outdoors year-round preparing the facilities and amenities

Our staff begin as a Recreation Labourers – the equivalent of an Field Attendant at other organizations.

Once minimum qualifications and experience requirements are met, employees may move up to Arena Athletic Park Attendants and Soccer Centre Attendants.

These positions are physically demanding and involve prolonged periods of standing during shifts ranging from 2 to 9.5 hours.

Courses and certifications

CPR/First Aid


  • CPR C/AED and Intermediate First Aid from an Alberta OHS approved provider (current within 12 months)


Where you can take the course:

Valid class 5 drivers license

Required for all positions

  • No more than 6 demerits
  • Applicants must provide a 3 year Driver’s Abstract (obtained from any registry)


Union: CUPE Local 37 

Position Type: Temporary Part-Time

Hours of work: Can vary from season to season

Compensation: $27.42 - $30.36/per hour

Days of Work: Operating hours are 7 days a week

Application process

We hire year-round for this position. The hiring process may take up to 4 weeks.

You will be required to provide the following:

  1. Current Intermediate First Aid from an Alberta OHS approved provider
  2. Current CPR C/AED current within 12 months from an Alberta OHS approved provider
  3. 3 year Driver’s Abstract showing valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence and no more than 6 demerits
  4. Police Information Check including Vulnerable Sector Search current within 12 months

You will also be required to obtain a City Operator’s Permit and pass a Pre-Employment Drug Test. 

Our application and interview information can help prepare you for the application process.

Current job postings can be found at under Leisure Services.