Post Date: 09/09/2019
Close Date: 09/20/2019
This is an application for individuals eligible through Metro's First Opportunity program. First opportunity applicants must reside within the First Opportunity Area and meet the qualifying annual household income limit. To learn more about the program, visit www.oregonmetro.gov/fota.
This is an exempt full-time position with a full benefit package, including paid holidays, vacation, sick pay, PERS, medical, dental and vision.
Are you interested in working in a fast-paced environment with a broad range of work tasks in a sustainability focused business? If so, the Oregon Convention Center (OCC) welcomes your enthusiasm to join our team. Responsibilities include providing project management of smaller, non-capital projects, managing multiple service contracts (including the landscaping), developing scopes of work for bidding and contracting, managing key inventory, coordinating maintenance requests from staff and clients, tracking of items for Salmon Safe, LEED and other facility certifications, managing the permitting process with the City of Portland's Facility Permit Program and directing, coordinating and overseeing the work of the maintenance staff.
This position has many diverse responsibilities in an environment with unlimited opportunity for learning new skills while working with in a variety of different programs. We're looking for team members that are curious and have a desire to continue to build their professional knowledge of project management, contract management, employee management, Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), and the convention business.
The Maintenance Supervisor works under the direction of the Facilities Manager to oversee planned and unplanned maintenance of the facility being performed by both staff and contractors. The position assists in the implementation of policies, programs and services to ensure effective utilization of resources and regulatory compliance.
The Oregon Convention Center is LEED Platinum Certified. We have one of the largest solar panel arrays on a U.S. convention center which produces 25% of the electricity we use. While we're striving to be the most sustainable event venue in the world and the first choice as a venue for green meetings, our commitment to sustainability is just one example of our dedication to a better tomorrow. Annually OCC hosts roughly 500 events with an average of $600 million in economic benefit for the region from the national and international visitors who attend conventions and events at the venue.
At the Oregon Convention Center we're passionate about cultivating diversity, advancing equity and practicing inclusion in all of the work we do. We hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.
To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer