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Stadium Operations Assistant - Columbus Crew (Columbus · OH)

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Facility Operations/Event Staff: Facility/Venue Management

The Columbus Crew is seeking dynamic people interested in part-time employment at field and Historic Crew Stadium. Our Stadium Operations assistants are part of the behind-the-scenes magic of hosting high caliber events. Assistants should be self-motivating, inventive, and driven to supporting efficiency in their work.

Essential Functions

  • Assist with preparing the stadium for event days.
  • Assist with special event conversions.
  • Assist with stadium equipment inventory and event checklists.
  • Upkeep of stadium operations manuals and procedures.
  • Assist with special events and customer facing interactions.
  • Utilize and understand set up of event technology including video boards.
  • Utilize and set up of event security/crowd control devices such as turnstiles.
  • Interact positively with guests throughout their visit.
  • Assist maintenance team with repairs and projects.
  • Assist with off season preventative maintenance and stadium upkeep.
  • Effective communicator in giving/receiving directions and instructions.
  • Active Listening and situational awareness to recognize key situations.
  • Flexibility to serve in multiple roles and multiple locations during events.
  • Represent the Crew and MLS in all interactions.
  • Other duties/tasks as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 18 years old and legally eligible for employment in the United States.
  • Must be available for a majority of stadium events, including 17 MLS home matches.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to work weekends, nights, holidays, and atypical hours.

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior experience as trained crowd manager or equivalent event role.
  • Prior experience in stadium or facility operations.
  • Ability to lift, carry, transport large items of 25lbs or more.
  • Forklift certification.