Anaheim Ducks Ice Crew

The Ice Crew is a group of skilled ice skaters who support Honda Center Operations and the Ducks Entertainment Department at all Ducks home games. The Ice Crew's primary responsibility includes clearing the ice surface of debris during media time-outs and assisting with on-ice promotions. Team members must be outgoing, athletic and experienced skaters who are knowledgeable about hockey, interested in ice maintenance and comfortable in front of large crowds in a professional NHL environment.


  • Sprint skating around rink to collect remnant snow from the ice surface a minimum of nine times per game while wearing ice skates
  • Safely escorting fans and invited talent on and off the ice within the strict NHL timing requirements, and if needed providing support for set up of on-ice entertainment during game breaks
  • Assist with in-game video shoots as needed
  • Assist/interact with fans for arena wide giveaways


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • High school graduate or equivalent


  • Advanced ice-skating skills
  • Physically fit - able to stand for long periods of time, sprint skating the length of the NHL ice surface (200 by 85 feet) while handling heavy equipment and lifting to 30 lbs.
  • Comfortable in front of large crowds
  • The ability to multi-task and problem-solve in a fast-paced work environment
  • Flexible schedule - available to work nights, weekends and holidays as required
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to excel in team atmosphere
  • Professional image consistent with company values
  • Passionate about the Anaheim Ducks and the sport of hockey
  • Comfortable on camera

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply to become a part of the Ice Crew?


Must audition on July 20th at Great Park Ice in Irvine

What is the difference between the Ice Crew and the Power Players? 

The Ice Crew is a team of skilled ice skaters who clean the ice surface during media time-outs during Ducks home games and assist with on-ice promotions during Ducks home games. 

The Power Players are a high-energy team that assist the Ducks in-game entertainment presentation during home games and promote the Ducks at community events. 

What can I expect at auditions?

  • Ice Auditions are Saturday, July 20 at 9 a.m. at Great Park Ice in Irvine
  • Bring your skates (hockey skates preferred) 
  • Bring a headshot, if you have one
  • Skating auditions will take place at Rink 4 of Great Park Ice
  • Interview with judges
  • Each candidate will participate in ice skating drills noting overall skating ability.

What should I wear to auditions?

Black workout or warm-up style pants and a white or black shirt with a black jacket

Dates to keep open

  • July 24 - August 5: Formal interviews
    • Each candidate will meet with the judges for a 30-minute interview
  • August 26 - 29: New Hire Orientation Dates
    • New candidates must attend one of the sessions