Venue Operations Officer, MSAC - Melbourne Sports Centres - Closing 2 Jun 2022

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  • Albert Park Victoria, Australia
  • May 03, 2022
casual operations

Job Description

About Us

Melbourne Sports Centres’ vision is to enable sporting organisations and individuals to achieve peak performance, reach their potential and deliver world-class events. Our purpose at Melbourne Sports Centres is simple. We want people to be excited about sport, engage in healthy activity and feel inspired to be their best.  

About the position

This casual position supports our events team by preparing, maintaining and delivering safe events to a high standard and assisting the business with operational duties and tasks. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and self-driven Venue Operations Officers to assist in preparing the setup and pack down of events at our facility.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the delivery of venue operations
  • Liaise with supervisors, coordinators & managers regarding event and general duties
  • Follow WH&S guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Deliver events to a high standard
  • Assistance with general maintenance, placement and movement of equipment.

It is essential that you can think on your feet and to problem solve when things don’t go to plan. Remaining calm under pressure and working within a team to develop workplace relationships are qualities that you must have to be successful in this role. Flexibility to work a rotating roster is a must for the role, as the centre is operational 364 days a year.

About you:

We are looking for team players who are adaptable and flexible to accommodate change and provide responsive services to meet stakeholder needs. Of course, you will need to be well organised and have excellent time management skills, as well as be able to juggle and prioritise multiple tasks.

To be successful in this role you will need to have the following skills and experience:

  • A firm understanding of meeting task deadlines
  • Practical and logical; able to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Enthusiastic and have a genuine interest in sport or operations
  • Self-motivated and able to manage time efficiently
  • Hold a current Working with Children Certificate (Victoria)
  • Shows initiative and is willing to assist others
  • Operates in a safe and efficient manner
  • Operates with a ‘can-do’ mentality and taps into as many sources as possible

Why is this a great place to work?

You will love working at Melbourne Sports Centres. Here’s just a few reasons why:

  • We have a fantastic team of people who are great to work with.
  • Our mission is to help people to be excited about sport, engage in healthy activity and feel inspired to be their best. That is a rewarding thing to be a part of.
  • We are surrounded by elite athletes daily and you will be a part of various elite sports and world class events.
  • You will be challenged daily and can develop yourself as a person as well as gaining valuable career skills.
  • Great staff benefits including free parking and performance gym membership.

Next steps

If you are someone who thrives on making a difference, working in a fast-paced environment, is happy to get their hands dirty and do whatever it takes to get the Venue setup, and has proven experience in a similar role, we would love to hear from you.

We will be reviewing applications and commencing interviews as they come in, so please don't delay in applying

"SSCT values diversity, is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, and from people with disabilities." Successful applicants will be required to undergo a Working with Children Check

Essential Requirements

  • Working with Children / Working with Vulnerable People Check