Ice Crew Member
Description

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world. 

Total Mortgage Arena is a sports and entertainment venue managed by Oak View Group and is located in the heart of Bridgeport, CT. The arena is home to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders), Sacred Heart University Men’s ice hockey, and Fairfield University Men’s and Women’s basketball. In addition to the various sporting events held year-round, the arena plays host to various concerts, comedy shows, expos, and family shows. 


As an Ice Crew Member, you will be a part of an exceptional team, responsible for every aspect of preparation for each NHL event.  We are looking for hardworking, self-motivation, crew members that have the ability to lock in with laser focus with the task at hand and deliver pristine and professional results.


  

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of ice with driver prior to game
  • Drill holes and set nets on ice prior to game and during intermissions
  • Shovel snow during and after periods on and off the ice
  • Set up rugs and runners for anthem singers and special promotions on and off the ice
  • Assist other staff with making repairs and adjustments to boards and glass
  • Deliver a high level of service to both internal and external customers at all times
  • Maintain open communication with Supervisor at all times
  • Maintain strict confidentiality of all information and issues worked with
  • Maintain professional attitude and appearance at all times
  • Perform other related duties and tasks as assigned
  • May assist in various project work as necessary
  • Ability to walk on wet and slippery surface.
Requirements

  Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Familiarity with hockey terminology (preferred)
  • Prior hockey rink maintenance experience (preferred)
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs. on or off the ice
  • Ability to show proof of full vaccination against COVID 19
  • Availability, nights, weekends, some holidays throughout the hockey season, (morning hours available too on non-game days)


Salary: $13.00 per hour


Oak View Group

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world.


Updated Vaccination Statement as of 3/17/2022:

We are committed to ensuring all our buildings and office locations are the safest in the world for artists, teams, employees, and fans. Based on recent encouraging trends in the U.S. and Canada, we highly encourage our employees to continue to get vaccinate and boosted against COVID-19. Should circumstances change, we may need to reinstate vaccination requirements, in whole or in part, to safeguard the health of our employees, guests, performers, athletes, and partners.
 

EEO Statement

Oak View Group is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (“protected class”) including, but not limited to veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law.


Strengthened by our Differences. United to Make a Difference. 

At OVG, we understand that to continue positively disrupting the sports and live entertainment industry, we need a diverse team to help us do it. We also believe that inclusivity drives innovation, strengthens our people, improves our service, and raises our excellence. Our success is routed in creating environments that reflect and celebrate the diverse communities in which we operate and serve, and this is the reason we are committed to amplifying voices from all different backgrounds.

Salary Description
$13.00 per hour