OEG Sports & Entertainment

OEG Sports & Entertainment

Conversion Technician (Part-Time)

Oilers Entertainment Group - Part Time
Jobs in Edmonton · AB · Canada
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Game Day/Event Staff

About OEG:

OEG Sports & Entertainment delivers North America’s leading sports and entertainment experiences to connect our fans to their passions. Located in the heart of the ICE District, OEG owns the 5-time Stanley Cup Champion Edmonton Oilers, the WHL’s three-time Memorial Cup Champion Edmonton Oil Kings, and the AHL’s Bakersfield Condors. OEG operates Rogers Place, North America’s premier and most technologically advanced sports and entertainment venue. The 18,647 seat, $480 million arena is among the most technologically enabled sports facilities in North America as well as the first LEED Silver-certified NHL Facility in Canada.

Our vision is to be a Global Leader in Sports & Entertainment. Together, we inspire our fans by connecting them to their passions, which is ours as well! We play hard as a team, and with devoted integrity towards our common purpose. We have commitments to innovation and growth, combined with performance excellence that ensures a fair return on investment. We develop our people to be leaders in our industry, and we invest in our communities. Through our world class talent, we strive to WIN. ON and OFF the ICE!

Role Summary:

Our Conversion Team supports the staging of events, including configurations such as hockey games, live entertainment, and other novel & unique events, etc. Be a part of the behind-the-scenes transitions of a multi-purpose, state of the art facility – Rogers Place!

If you are looking towards a career in conversions and facility operations, we want to hear from you! Enjoy a fast-paced environment alongside team members who have a positive attitude and are committed to providing outstanding service to our internal and external clients. 

Core Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work within established operating procedures for facility maintenance and event conversions, which are customized to the specific needs of the facility or event
  • Completes Computerized Maintenance Management System,(CMMS) records
  • Support full time, part time and contract maintenance staff
  • Executes event conversions and building transitions
  • Assist in the development and safe implementation of SOP’s
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills: highly organized, results oriented with the ability to be flexible, and to work well under pressure, strong level of initiative required
  • Strong technical abilities with Microsoft programs and familiarization with CMMS an asset
  • Leads by example by displaying a high standard of performance with the ability to communicate these expectations to the team to achieve above expectations results
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, and facts

Education, Experience and Skills: 

  • High school or technical school diploma or combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities
  • 3-5 years of experience in a multi-use facility is an asset
  • A committed pro-active approach to upholding the Rogers Place guest experience philosophy
  • Ability to problem solve in high-pressure situations
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to perform physical/manual labor for extended periods of time (including lifting up to 50lbs, repetitive tasks)
  • Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Successful candidates will be required to possess their own steel-toed boots (all other PPE will be provided)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of sports and/or live entertainment facility operation is required
  • Must be available for overnight shifts, as approximately 75% of the shifts take place overnight
  • Available on “on-call” basis during off hours for emergency situations


Next Steps:

Thank you for your interest in joining our team! Those moving forward in the process will be contacted by a member of our team.


Stay in Touch!

Official Edmonton Oilers Website | NHL.com


Rate of Pay: $23.00/Hour


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Job Questions:

  1. Are you available to work non-traditional hours of work, including evenings, weekends, and holidays? (Oilers and Oil Kings games)

  2. Have you ever worked in a sports and entertainment facility? (i.e. Northlands, NHL facility, Commonwealth Stadium, Shaw Conference Centre, theatre/auditorium).