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South Okanagan Events Centre

Senior Facility Operator

South Okanagan Events Centre
Penticton, Outside US
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Facility/Venue Management

SUMMARY:  Utilizing independent judgment, the Senior Facility Operator supervises and coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Ice Plant Operations. Provides overall administrative planning, direction, and policies to Facility Operators and provides highly responsible staff assistance to the Director of Operations.

-Oversees daily operation and maintenance of SOEC/OHGTC and Memorial Arena ice plant systems
-Work with Director of Operations on all ice plant issues requiring attention and coordinate repairs and maintenance as required
-Responsible for installation, maintenance and removal of ice surfaces.
-Operate a wide variety of equipment used in the maintenance of the facilities ice surfaces
-Develop and maintain an accurate record keeping system.
-Assist with managing ice bookings/ice user schedule
-Work closely with Finance Department to execute monthly invoicing for each individual user.
-Establish and maintain effective working relationships with facility tenants, staff, contractors and facility users
-Schedule, train and manage part/full time Facility Operators
-Assist in hiring of Facility Operators
-Other duties as assigned by Director of Operations

-Minimum of five (5) years experience in ice facility operations management.
-Knowledge of boilers, chillers, refrigeration and ice making equipment
-Class 5 Operators license preferred.
-Supervisory skills and experience in work crew supervision in facility operations.
-Computer Skills – Microsoft Office applications
-Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a current CPR certificate
-Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid driver’s license
-Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, days, evenings, overnight, weekends, holidays, extended (long) work days and extended numbers of days


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