The Memphis Grizzlies are currently seeking an Operations Manager.
he Operations Manager is responsible for the planning, execution and management of event related functions including; event set-ups, housekeeping, carpentry, painting, staffing/payroll and assisting the Director of Facility Operations with Capital Projects.
- Manage Conversions and Housekeeping Departments and Carpentry / Painting to ensure event set-ups are correct and maintenance of areas are proper for events
- Assist Director of Facility Operations on planning and execution of capital projects as assigned
- Knowledge of various event set-ups to include basketball, concerts, family shows, corporate functions, etc.
- Extensive knowledge of large retractable seating systems including structural components and motor operations, repair and replacement
- Knowledge of general carpentry and painting practices
- General knowledge of lighting and sound systems
- Assist Event Managers and Booking Director – in the design (CAD drawings), set-ups and coordination and changeovers of all events in a timely manner
- Ensure the life safety and security and well being of all employees, guests and clients in all event set-ups and equipment maintenance at FedExForum
- Create and manage policies and procedures to ensure the completion of all event set-up requirements and equipment maintenance within FedExForum
- Communicate with management on the Interaction with appropriate local, state and federal agencies on applicable event services related issues
- Develop an integrated relationship with other Arena Operations departments, to completely utilize all features of FedExForum
- Develop and maintain a comprehensive workplace safety program, following all OSHA and state regulations
- Develop and manage staff performance criteria, oversee Conversions hiring process, scheduling and payroll as required.
- Assist all departments and vendor partners as assigned
- Provide technical support to events outside of arena complex for other departments and vendor partners as assigned
- Provide input into the development of capital and operational budgets for Operations Department
To learn more or to apply online, visit the Memphis Grizzlies posting here.
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