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Venue Operations Coordinator

Our People

Council's Leisure Center Program provides sports, community and entertainment experiences to a wide range of customers in the Logan region. This is a dedicated program, with passionate staff, technical experts, and inspirational leaders - all wiuth sporting knowledge. We're looking for a star performer to be our new Venue Coordinator at the Mt Warren Park Sports Complex - someone who's passionate about sports in the community. 

Things we'll trust you with

  • You'll coordinate all operational aspects of the Mt Warren Parks Sports Centre, including contributing to the efficient delivery of functions & events through;
    • Allocating casual & agency staff in as cost effective manner;
    • Where needed, providing quotes for technical, hospitality, traffic management, security and other services.
    • Liaise with other teams across council, such as Information Services, for events related support.
  • You'll coordinate the repair and maintenance of all operational assets & equipment, including processing work maintenance requests. 

Things you'll be proud of

  • You'll work closely with the community, helping to deliver noteworthy, recognizable events to local sporting and community groups.
  • You'll get the chance to have input into the development of community events, programs and initiatives to increase the profile and success of the sports centre.
  • There will be opportunities to share your knowledge for upcoming marketing plans for the venues and programs in conjunction with the Promotions and Campaigns Coordinator.
  • You'll provide leadership and act as a mentor for an effective venue operations team that you'll have significant input into the recruitment & management of. 

The Perks

  • 9 day fortnight as standard with a flexible and supportive environment
  • $81k to $92k + super
  • Possibility of accessing a lease back council vehicle as part of the role
  • Salary Packaging & Additional Super Contribution Options
  • Free on-site parking
  • Leadership position 

The boxes you'll tick

  • Strong experience in the management of all operational aspects of a multi-sport centre, convention, aquatic facility or similar is essential, as well as the proven ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Tertiary qualifications not mandatory, but highly regarded include; Leisure Management, Sports Administration, Venue or Events Management.
  • Demonstrated ability in event project management including budgeting, monitoring, reporting and delivery.
  • You can quickly develop trust based relationships with your stakeholders, as well as with your team; acting as a leader & mentor and promoting a cohesive team environment.
  • Our values resonate with you - community first, our people, excellence, leadership and integrity

So what are you waiting for….apply now before the role closes on Sunday, 15th December 2019.

Need a little more convincing? Take a look at the position description at the top of the page HERE or if you'd like some more information about the role give our hiring manager, Peter Willis (Leisure Centres Program Leader) a call on 07 3412 5944.

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Job Ref: MC000207
Submitted: 03-12-2019

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