Job description Attendant, Leisure And Sports near Toronto (ON)

Find out what work is like for an attendant, leisure and sports in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport (NOC 6722).

Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport


Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport assist patrons, collect tickets and fees and supervise the use of recreational and sports equipment. They are employed by amusement parks, fairs, exhibitions, carnivals, arenas, billiard parlours, bowling alleys, golf courses, ski centres, tennis clubs, campgrounds and other recreational and sports facilities.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Amusement attraction operators
  • Drive trucks, vans and other vehicles to transport amusement rides, games and other attractions to amusement attraction sites
  • Set up rides, fun houses, game concessions and other amusement attractions
  • Perform routine maintenance and safety inspections of attraction equipment
  • Operate rides and other attractions, oversee game activities and ensure safety of participants
  • May sell tickets.
  • Attendants in amusement, recreation and sport
  • Collect tickets and fees, and rent or sell sports and accessory equipment
  • Schedule the use of recreational facilities such as golf courses, tennis courts, bowling alleys, fitness clubs, campgrounds and other similar facilities
  • Operate recreational facility equipment such as ski lifts, ice rink equipment and snow making machines
  • Assist patrons on and off ski lifts and amusement park rides, secure and release safety belts and bars and monitor equipment to detect wear and damage
  • Clean and maintain recreational facilities and grounds.

Job titles

  • ice maker, rink
  • athletic equipment custodian
  • billiard parlour attendant
  • bowling alley attendant
  • tennis court attendant
  • campground attendant
  • recreation attendant
  • ski lift attendant
  • sports attendant
  • amusement park attendant
  • recreational facility attendant
  • amusement attraction operator
  • amusement ride operator
  • game concession operator
  • bingo hall attendant

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