Events East Hiring Ice Technician at Scotiabank Centre

November 24, 2023

  Events East are seeking a full-time Ice Technician to join their Property Services team at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax. The Scotiabank Centre is the largest multipurpose facility in Atlantic Canada, serving as the region’s premier venue for major entertainment and sporting events and the nucleus of major event activity in Nova Scotia. The Ice Technician is responsible for a variety of day-to-day ice operations while…read more

RFANS to Launch Anti-Racism Declaration

November 1st, 2022

  Our country has a legacy of Racism and Discrimination. This legacy has become entrenched in our systems, institutions, our beliefs and behaviours. “Show up So You Can Speak up” by taking action – be an ally, use your voice and help create change in recreation facilities. HOW CAN YOUR FACILITY OR ORGANIZATON PARTICIPATE? During NS Sport and Recreation Anti-Racism Week, Nov 14-18th, RFANS will declare its support of Anti-Racism…read more

Full Program for the Leadership Development Summit for Senior Facility Managers Released

October 11th, 2022

The full program for the upcoming Leadership Development Summit for Senior Facility Managers has been released.  Network with other facility managers from the Atlantic Region and learn from real life experience with some of the best leaders and educators in facility management over this two-day summit that will aid in developing your skills to better manage and lead your teams and organizations to success. DETAILS HERE REGISTER HERE  Call Jennie…read more

RFANS to host Leadership Development Summit for Senior Facility Managers in Halifax Nov 15th – 17th, 2022

July 29th, 2022

RFANS will host a Leadership Development Summit for Senior Facility Managers November 15th – 17th at the Halifax Harbourfront Marriott. A detailed knowledge and understanding of the principles of facility management is essential for anyone looking to thrive in this field. Gather with facility managers from the Atlantic Region for a two-day summit with some of the best leaders and educators in facility management.  …read more

The Antigonish Arena is seeking an Arena Manager

July 4th, 2022

Reporting to the Arena Management Board (the Board), the Arena Manager assumes responsibility for the overall operation and management of the Antigonish Arena. As the face of the Antigonish Arena, the Arena Manager works with the Board and community to establish a vision and direction for the Arena’s programs and services to ensure they meet the needs of the community, foster excellence in sport and…read more

RFANS is hiring an Administrative Assistant for a summer position

May 13, 2022

We’re seeking a motivated individual to serve as the summer Administrative Assistant. Duties and Responsibilities: Administration work such as responding to inquires by phone, email or in person, filing, mailouts, formatting documents, tracking inventory, etc. Maintain regular website and social media updates Communicate with members through monthly emails concerning upcoming events, training, and relevant information to our industry Update and develop recreation facilities list for…read more

Applications Now Open for Sector Impact Support Grant

Monday, January 10th, 2022

January 10, 2022 – 1:15 PM Businesses impacted by the latest public health restrictions in Nova Scotia can now apply for support through the Sector Impact Support Program. “This recent wave of the pandemic has been challenging for many businesses across our province, and with these public health restrictions, additional support is needed,” said Economic Development Minister Susan Corkum-Greek. “We know this help can’t come…read more

Request for Proposals: Strategic Planning Services

Wednesday, December 1st, 2021

RFANS is accepting proposals from qualified consultants to lead a Strategic Planning process through collaboration with the board, staff, and stakeholders. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: Friday, December 17th, 2021 For more information click on link below or contact: RFANS REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Jennie Greencorn, Executive Director Recreation Facility Association of NS 902-425-5450 ext 330 (Halifax Office) 902-377-2976 (direct line) 902-870-7634 (cell)  

Job Opportunities at Zatzman Sportsplex

Friday, November 12th, 2021 The Zatzman Sportsplex Operations Team is looking to expand their staff. The following position are open and they’re accepting applications now. For more information: Click Here for Shift Operator Job Posting Preference will be given to candidates who have the following, or similar training and experience: 2nd Class Refrigeration Plant Operator, Electrical Red Seal, mechanic experience, arena plant operator experience, ice…read more

NEW Rink Revitalization Program NOW OPEN!

October 18th, 2021

  Rink Revitalization Program, 2021 – March 2022, Now Open The Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture, Tourism and Heritage is pleased to announce the availability of the Rink Revitalization Program, for projects that can be completed between November 2021 and March 1, 2022. The Rink Revitalization Program is designed to assist community groups, not-for-profit organizations, and municipalities who are operating rinks, to invest in…read more