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CASUAL, up to three (3) positions

Posted Sept 26, 2023

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

This position is posted internally and externally, concurrently.

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 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 $19.25/hour in accordance with the current CUPE Collective Agreement.  There are up to three (3) positions open. Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. This position is posted internally and externally, concurrently.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. 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


The City of Fernie strives to ensure that its employment practices are free from direct and indirect discrimination and is committed to upholding the human rights of those participating in the hiring process. In pursuit of this commitment, City of Fernie will not condone or tolerate any acts of discrimination or harassment under any of the grounds protected under human rights legislation. This commitment extends to the hiring process and throughout the course of employment.



PO BOX 190, Fernie, V0B1M0



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