Arena Attendant

Competition Number: 2022-31

Job Title: Arena Attendant

Department: Parks, Facilities and Recreation

Employment Type: Casual

Salary: $18.15/HR

Posted Date: October 17, 2022

Closing Date: January 31, 2023

Last Updated Date: January 31, 2023, 2:01

Status: Closed




Posted October 17, 2022

The City of Fernie invites applications from qualified persons for the Casual position of Arena Attendant in the Department of Parks, Facilities, and Recreation. Reporting to the Manager of Parks and Recreation this position performs various duties of a general nature relating to recreation events and programming. 


Note this job description is under review through a joint committee between the City and CUPE Local 2093 to more accurately reflect the current roles and responsibilities of all positions at the City.



The Attendant is responsible for taking admission fees, tickets, or punch passes during public programming, overseeing these sessions to ensure the operation is conducted safely and enjoyably, and assisting with staff coverage in the arena during weekends and events. This position may be required to work in other areas of Parks, Recreation, and Facilities when related to Recreation services or programs.


  • Ability to skate confidently
  • Ability to handle cash
  • Ability to organize group activities
  • Positive attitude and good work ethic
  • Basic First Aid Certificate would be an asset



The above description reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job and will not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Employees may perform other related duties and tasks as required to meet the needs of the operation.

 The Arena Attendant position is casual with no guaranteed hours or benefits.  The rate of pay for this position is $18.15 per hour in accordance with the current CUPE Collective Agreement.  “Hours of work” and “Overtime Standby” and “Call back” Articles shall not apply. This position does not qualify for premiums or shift differentials. 

Contact Information:

Detailed applications containing resume and cover letter should be received:

 We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. Please submit detailed applications containing cover letter, resume and references to:

Jacquie Hill, Manager of Parks and Recreation

City of Fernie, 501 – 3rd Ave, PO Box 190

Fernie, BC, V0B 1M0 or



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