Operations | Event Supervisor

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Permanent Full-Time Position

Location: Dartmouth, NS

Who are YOU?

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you are the driving force of our operations team, our front line leaders! You can easily manage and motivate our events crew from the warehouse right to the job site! You are the face of Glow, the on-site contact engaging with our clients. You must be able to motivate your team to set up the event, stand in front of a bounce during the event then safely, efficiently and PROPERLY pack up the equipment at the end and complete the required paperwork with a smile on your face after 10hrs in the rain.

In order to excel in this role, you will be expected to complete a training and mentorship program during your first year. Working along-side our staff will enable you to receive the hands-on experience much needed within our fast-paced environment. You will be expected embrace challenges head-on, as the event business will push you out of your comfort zone! We are searching for candidates who are not afraid of a challenge!

The Glow operations team is seeking strong, organized, motivated and customer service oriented Event/Operations Supervisors. This is a hands-on position that offers a wide variety, no day is the same! This opportunity is not a desk job. You will be challenged physically and mentally. If you possess a keen attention to detail, if you are a results-oriented self-starter and if you are a think-on-your-feet trouble-shooter, we want YOU! To sum up, in order to be part of our dynamic team, we need you to have the following skills and attributes:

  • Available to work weekends, evenings, early morning and weekdays
  • Physically active, able to lift 65lbs
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Recreation education or similar
  • 2 years related experience required
  • Effectively motivate & manage a team
  • Attention to detail, especially when completing required paperwork
  • Trouble shooting genius
  • Hands on supervisor, a LEADER by example
  • Control and record event hours and inventory
  • Impeccable on-site coordination skills
  • Ability to communicate with management and staff

Bonus Points …

  • Experience driving trailers and cube vans
  • Bilingual

Who is Glow?

With an eye on growth and a commitment to serve our client’s event related needs, Glow has evolved from a small sign business into a multi-division company with over 30 full-time employees. In business for 20 years, Glow has been an event industry leader throughout the Maritimes! Innovation and a dedicated workforce has been key in our continued growth and because of this, we are on the move again! Join us on our path to success as we settle into our new home in Dartmouth including a showroom, warehouse and head office conveniently situated under one roof at 461 Windmill Rd.

Glow is in the business of happiness! Smiling children as they take their first ‘bounce’ at their school spring fling, exhilarated co-workers racing through the Ultimate Challenge obstacle during their corporate team builder, and the astonished look on a brides’ face as she walks into the wedding reception of her dreams are the reactions we strive for at Glow!

Does this sound like a team in which you would like to collaborate?  Your resume and a dynamic cover letter is the first step in getting you in the door, your positive attitude, motivation, and PERFORMANCE will enable you to excel within the company.  Glow offers competitive wages, a bonus structure and great benefits package.

Glow offers amazing opportunities to build your career! Take Jeremy, who began his career with Glow as summer student and is now Lead Operations Supervisor.

“Glow has allowed me to develop myself as a leader and problem solver throughout my years working here. Working closely with management, customers & fellow employees to grow as a person with responsibilities, glow has helped me become the young man I can gladly say I am today. ”

~ Jeremy

Based on criteria and “fit” please click ‘Apply Now’ if this opportunity is for you! Please include and updated resume & cover letter and reference HFX Event/Ops Sup. in the email subject line. Please note that due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Application deadline is March 24, 2017.

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