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The Town of Blind River provides quality of life to those who live, work and play in the area. Blind River, a small friendly Northern Ontario community situated between Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury, Ontario, has a population of 3,500.

The Town of Blind River is committed to providing a positive and progressive workplace that offers competitive compensation and benefits. Our employees are dedicated to the following values: Integrity, Respect, Sensitivity, Fairness and Teamwork.

Occasionally, employment opportunities exist for people who want to become a part of the team that serves the people of the community. Review our current career opportunities below (if available) and see if you are a match.

Town of Blind River Application for Employment 

Student Arena Worker

Job Summary:
An outgoing and service-focused part-time position, the ideal student-candidate will be the welcome face to skating events. The ability to collect information in regards to the number of skaters etc, as well as collect entry fees to the arena is required. Shifts include light tidying of your work area at shift-end.
Job Responsibilities:
• Collect fees for skating events at the arena; ability to make change accurately
• Ensuring ticket counter is free of clutter, and welcoming
• Friendly, and encouraging to kids participating
• Set up a table with information in regards to kids, exercise, nutrition, and habits as the information becomes available
• Explain the information if asked by a child or parent
• Mop puddles caused by snow or spills in welcome area
• Wipe counter at shift end
• Check restrooms to ensure paper is filled for users
• Be available for events (scheduled in advance) involving the arena and child-focused projects
• Bring items to school to your Principal or Secretary if we generate awareness items
• Report any health and safety items to Senior Staff.
• Wipe windows on entry doors as needed to ensure cleanliness

Rate of Pay:
Minimum wage, as per Ontario regulations. Please see for more information


The successful candidate must be enrolled in either secondary, or post-secondary learning. A clear criminal background check is mandatory.

Contract End Date:
March 30, 2018

In-person to the Town of Blind River Municipal Office on or before November 16, 2017