Venue Coordinator - Mt Warren Park

Logan City Council

  • Beenleigh Queensland Australia
  • Full Time
  • $81k to $92k + super
Closing 15 Dec 2019
Applications 0


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 attached position description 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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Our People

Council's Logan Entertainment Centre & Community Venues Program provides one of the most recognizable, enjoyable, and talked about programs in the community; offering entertainment, arts, civic & corporate events both to the visitors of the region, and our valued locals. This is a dedicated program, with passionate staff, technical experts, and inspirational leaders - and we're looking for another to come on as our Venue Coordinator at the Mt Warren Park Sports Complex.

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Peter Willis

(07) 3412 5944

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