Joining Canlan Ice Sports provides countless opportunities for employees to discover their potential and inspire positive change into people’s lives each day.
As the largest private sector operator and developer of recreational ice sports facilities in North America, Canlan‘s success in the recreation/entertainment & hospitality industry is attributed to exciting programming, the best service delivery leadership and quality facilities. Regardless of the location or the role, every Canlan employee understands our customers’ desire for service excellence and are committed to achieving it.
Congratulations you have already taken the first step!
Once you have submitted your application it will be reviewed directly by the hiring manager to see if it matches the requirements for the position.
Remember that professional, succinct and complete applications will represent your skills better and increase the likelihood of moving on to the next stage. We recommend that you check our tips below before applying:
Review our Background Check requirements. Each role advertised will have a link to the Background Check requirements to the right of the role details.
Shortlisted applicants will then move on to a phone interview with the Hiring Manager or the Human Resources Department.
Top applicants will then move on to an in person interview with the Hiring Manager. Some salaried roles may involve additional interviews and/or skills assessments.
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To say our business is unique would be an understatement. From the largest rec hockey league in the world, beach volleyball, indoor soccer, and everything in between, our brands operate with excellence, thanks to the passion of our committed team. Have a look at what Canlan has to offer you as a career choice.
The Adult Safe Hockey League experiences competition from other league and rink operators, but management continues to focus on enhancing the experience of players, whether it be the team administration process, game play, playoff formats, or post-game social networking. This is critical to maintaining our position as leaders in the adult recreation hockey market.
Team members include: League Manager, Convenor, Time KeeperVisit the ASHL’s website
Each facility has local team of administration and customer service roles.
Our Corporate Offices are home to subject matter experts whose responsibility is to support the facility operations. These include Accounting, Finance, HR & Payroll, IT, R&M, Marketing and Brand Team technical skill.Visit Canlan Ice Sports Corporate website
Canlan Camps, Hockey and Skating Academies offer a variety of developmental programs that operate primarily in the summer months directed at the youth market, with a focus on hockey skills development and fun activity in various other sports.
Team members include: Skating Instructor, Hockey Instructor, Camp Counsler & more!Visit Canlan Ice Sports’ website
Canlan Classic Tournaments Division maintains a high volume of in-house tournament business. While the majority of the CCT events are held in Canlan facilities, which increases our ice utilization, the division also holds a number of destination tournaments in other arenas.
Team members include: Coordinator, Convenor, ManagerVisit CCT’s website
We operate all our restaurants in-house to ensure our customers receive quality products and service. Our main customers are adult league players and tournament traffic that play in our venues. Our main focus is menu offerings, pricing, and loyalty and promotional programs to improve the customer experience in our restaurants.
Team members include: Server, Bartender, Cook, ManagerVisit Thirsty Penguin’s website
Canlan operates eight sports shops that sell equipment, apparel, and skate sharpening services in our buildings.
Team members include: Sales Clerk, Supervisor
Canlan also operates a variety of youth leagues in the spring and summer seasons. These leagues are designed for minor hockey players who wish to continue playing after the regular fall/winter season ends. We offer both the traditional “5 on 5” formats through the Youth Hockey League, as well as a “3 on 3” league for those players looking for more speed in the game.
Team members include: Program Manager, Convenor, Time KeeperVisit the Canlan 3on3 Youth Hockey League’s website
At Canlan Ice Sports, we continuously aim to exceed in all areas of our business. Our commitment to social responsibility is certainly no exception. While employee morale, customer experience and shareholder returns are always top of mind, we are also mindful of our responsibility to our communities, relevant charity alignment and doing our part in preserving our environment.
We Fill the Net for local food banks!
We know there are people out there that struggle to make ends meet and we want to do our part in ensuring that nobody in our local communities goes hungry.
Over the last five years, Canlan Ice Sports has engaged its employees and customers to help us collect more than 38,000 pounds of food and thousands of dollars in cash during our annual Fill the Net campaign which runs from November to January each year.
National Partnership with Canadian Cancer Society & American Cancer Society
Canlan Ice Sports entered into a partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society, which includes several exciting initiatives that will engage employees, increase awareness for this charity and raise funds in support of them.
Now recognized as a national corporate partner with the Canadian Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society, Canlan Ice Sports will continue to support these social responsibility initiatives as well as exploring new opportunities in this area, with increased employee engagement.
Canlan has a huge presence on social media and look to highlight our own culture whenever possible. From Holiday parties to our Annual Beach Volleyball Tournament at our beautiful lakeside Oshawa facility, Sports is in our name for a reason!
Follow us and stay up to date on everything Canlan!
Did you know our President, Joey St-Aubin,was featured on Undercover Boss Canada? Watch this and more on our YouTube channel.
It’s Canlan on a local level! All of our locations have their own Facebook and Twitter handles to update you in real-time on facility happenings.
Our photo and video feed on instagram provide the beautiful side of Canlan: stunning pictures, funny stories, and more! Give us a follow.
In the business we’re doing amazing things. Follow our company on LinkedIn and learn how we’re revolutionizing the sports and recreation industry.