Solar 4 America Ice San Jose
  • 16-May-2022 to 10-Jun-2022 (PST)
  • Customer Service
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Job Title: Mechanic

Department: Sharks Ice at San Jose

Reports To: Operations Coordinator

FLSA Status: FT, Non-Exempt, Hourly

Scope and Nature of Role

Responsible for the safe operation and overall maintenance of the ice arena. Passionately leads the operation, quality, and consistency of the facility's ice resurfacers & ice rinks.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Assumes responsibilities of building Supervisor while on duty to assist staff with the highest-level building/event operations for an exceptional guest experience.
  • Directs the maintenance of the ice surfaces including use of ice chipper, edger and correct ice resurfacing techniques.
  • Responsible for initial and ongoing training of all Ice Techs in proper ice resurfacer operation and maintenance.
  • Perform and coordinate the implementation of detailed daily circle checks by all Ice Techs.
  • Responsible for and documents weekly and monthly maintenance on all ice resurfacer's, including blade changes, oil changes, routine greasing and other routine maintenance.
  • Effectively and efficiently performs heavy or emergency repair on ice resurfacers and ice surfaces. This could include reacting to and responding during off hours or days.
  • Meet with Supervisors, Lead Supervisor and Manager's on a daily and weekly basis to receive instruction, provide direction and confirm that implementation plans are meeting or exceeding expectations.
  • Create effective plan of communication and coordination between all Ice Techs & Supervisors to ensure consistent Standard Operating Procedures for ice surfaces and ice resurfacers are followed by all.
  • Provides excellent customer service at all times, to ensure that all policies are properly implemented including the following:
    • Monitors drop-in skating events both on and off the ice to ensure safe, quality experiences for all participant and spectators.
    • Assists in the general maintenance and upkeep of the ice arena area including but not limited to: sweeping, cleaning, setup/tear down and other custodial duties.
  • Knows emergency procedures for equipment and evacuation plan.
  • Performs additional duties as required.


  • Must have valid California Driver License.
  • 3-5 Years of ice resurfacer operation.
  • Certified Ice Technician (CIT) from the US Rink Association
  • Experience with routine and heavy ice resurfacer & ice surface maintenance required.
  • Must be able to contribute to a strong teamwork environment.
  • Must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this job that are physically demanding, with a strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in a cold environment.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays to ensure our team meets the demands of rink operations.

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