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Athletic Therapist/Equipment Manager Job Posting


OCN Blizzard Jr. A Hockey Club are accepting applications for the position of Athletic Therapist/Equipment Manager. This is a full time, seasonal position with a start date of August 15, 2021.
The successful applicant must have excellent communication and organization skills as well as be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

Responsibilities/Duties for this position include, but are not limited to the following:
• Assist in the prevention, assessment and treatment of injuries
• Responsible for giving players medical treatment they may need prior to, during or after practices/games
• Provide medical coverage at all practice sessions and games, both home and away
• Develop an Emergency Action Plan
• Provide injury evaluation, management, and rehabilitation
• Develop a return to play plan for injured players
• Coordinate treatment with physicians/medical personnel
• Provide an injury report/update to the coaching staff daily
• Maintain all medical records pertaining to treatment required
• Coordinate medical insurance claims
• Maintain team equipment: Sharpen skates, perform minor fixes, cleaning and laundry throughout the season
• Keep an up to date inventory of all equipment
• Order equipment as required
Desired Qualifications an asset but not a requirement:
• Graduation from an accredited Athletic Therapy University/College program
• Respect in Sport
• Hockey Canada Safety Program
• First Aid and CPR
• Certified Athletic Therapist (CATA or NATA)
• Criminal Record Check

Salary and Term will be based on experience.

Please send Resume & Cover Letter to keane5@mymts.net any questions can be directed to Billy Keane Coach/GM 204-250-5565

Closing date to apply is April 15, 2021

Corporate Sales, Marketing and Game Day Operations Manager Position

The OCN Blizzard are looking for a new Corporate Sales, Marketing and Game Day Operations Manager to join the team on a full-time basis immediately. The position requires an energetic, organized individual who’s passionate about junior hockey and the positive impact it can have on community.


The OCN Blizzard of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League are seeking a dynamic, energetic and motivated individual to join the Blizzard team in the full time role of Marketing, Corporate Sales and Game Day Operations staff.  Based in The Pas & OCN and reporting to Management, the Director of Marketing, Partnerships and Game Day Operations will be responsible for the development of all Blizzard strategic marketing, partnership and game day planning/execution efforts.

Manage overall partner/sponsor relationships including: strategic planning, revenue growth targets and all operations necessary to profitably retain, grow and service customers.

Lead creation of detailed year-end reports for assigned clients/supporters

Prepare various forms of scheduled client contact reports to provide client with necessary Blizzard information

Liaise with community to ensure sponsor activities/deliverables are being met

Take an active role in building and developing a positive relationship with all clients.

With assistance, manage and maintain ongoing updates and content creation for Blizzard website, social media strategy, marketing and branding initiatives.

Lead planning and execution of special events, Manage and lead Game Day Operations.

Collaborate with staff with creative ideas and methods to enhance overall Blizzard game day experience.

With assistance from staff, manage and create community involvement campaigns.

Any other related activities as directed by the General Manager.


Strong attention to detail with a professional hands on approach.

Exceptional organizational and time management skills

Demonstrated broad range of communication skills

Project management background and expertise considered an asset

Experience in partner management, partner servicing or marketing-related role considered an asset

Solid understanding in marketing programs, game day events and promotions

Demonstrated efficiency and strong knowledge in Power Point, Excel and Graphic design and video experience considered a strong asset
Qualified Candidates are invited to submit their resume with references and cover letter to keane5@mymts.net

Deadline to apply is April 15, 2021.

Note: only those persons selected for an interview will be contacted. Salary and Commission will be based on previous sales and marketing experience.

**A Satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Person’s Check is required