Application Deadline: October 21, 2016
Start date/term of position: Part Time Casual
Overview: From intimate gatherings to weddings and conferences Evergreen environmental community centre and heritage site located in the heart of Toronto’s Don Valley hosts 250+ high-end events a year.
The Venue Manager will provide support to internal and external event clients during the execution of their event. The Venue Manager will communicate with event clients and suppliers as an Evergreen Ambassador to facilitate their needs during the event.
Venue and Operations
Position Specific competencies:
Calm under pressure. Demonstrate composure in stressful situations.
Analytical/Decision Making/Problem Solving skills. Draw insightful conclusions from information. Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of Evergreen. Assess difficult situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem.
Supervise: Event stewards and sub-contract event staff
Smart Serve certification is required or in progress
Hospitality or venue management experience an asset
First-aid/CPR certification preferred
Able to work evenings and weekends
Able to work in a fast pace environment
Long periods of standing
Cover letters and resumes can be submitted by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Reference “Venue Manager” in the subject line
By Mail to Attention: Human Resources
Centre for Green Cities, Suite 300
Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M4W 3X8
Evergreen welcomes applications from persons of diverse backgrounds and is an equal opportunity employer.
Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Evergreens Accommodation policy. Applicants please make your needs known in advance.
We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be notified. No phone calls please.