You will join a top-notch team, be a partner to the Osage Park Site Manager and help drive operational excellence and management at Osage Park and The Quiver. You will play a critical role in the day-to-day operations of the building and grounds at Osage as the second in command to the site manager. This is a tremendous opportunity for an accomplished land management or recreation professional looking to take the next step in their career and gain indispensable experience in complex park management.
- Assist in leading and executing the day-to-day operations, management, and maintenance at Osage Park and The Quiver.
- Work closely with Site Manager and Archery Manager to ensure staff coverage and the accomplishment of common goals.
- Take the initiative to manage park operations in the absence of site manager and range operations in the absence of the Archery Manager.
- Additional duties may be assigned.
- Under the guidance of the site manager, develop and appropriately manage Osage Park safety plan, to include the coordination of safety inspections of facilities and grounds, development of standard operating procedures, and the planning and delivery of monthly staff safety trainings.
- Follow and execute park wetland management plan including mechanical removal of invasive species and application of pesticides. Collect and propagate seeds to encourage growth of native wetland plants. Keep detailed documentation of all interventions taken and their effectiveness.
- Maintain appearance of the park grounds, archery range, and park buildings. This includes mowing, vegetation trimming, litter removal, and clean-up after weather events.
- Address customer requests and emergencies on site and escalate customer or safety concerns to site manager as needed.
- Support marketing efforts by providing social media content and images.
- Support mission focused programming by offering ideas, helping with relevant contacts, and leading workshops.
- Provide needed set-up, event management, tear-down and clean-up as related to special event programming at The Quiver.
- Salaried position. The park is open 365 days a year, staff coverage is required for holidays and weekends.
Who we are seeking:
- Minimum of a bachelor’s degree
- 3-5 years of supervisory experience
- Facilities maintenance experience required.
- Experience in native plant management and restoration.
- Exceptional customer service skills and excellent written and verbal communication.
- Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
- Ability and willingness to obtain USA Archery level 2 coaches certification upon hire, (Foundation will pay for certification and other related costs).
- Ability to perform preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment.
- Ability to use common hand and power tools, operate small utility and passenger vehicles.
- Adept at using Microsoft Office Suite, including Word and Excel.
- Successfully pass a background check and drug screening.
- Possession of a valid driver’s license.
Physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. If requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, controls, and machines; reach with hands and arms; speak; hear; stoop; kneel and crouch.
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