Utilizing independent judgment, the Director of Operations manages, supervises and coordinates the day-to day operations of the venue, including engineering, maintenance, set-up/changeovers, custodial/housekeeping, grounds keeping. Provides overall administrative planning, direction, and policies to operating managers, assuring the highest quality service program to assure booking/rebooking of events. Ensures an effective and cost-efficient program by controlling departmental operating budget. Provides highly responsible staff assistance to the General Manager.
The Multi-Purpose Events Center complex is comprised of four facilities. The 7,380 seat Kay Yeager Coliseum and 57,141 sq. ft. Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall are located adjacent to each other with beautiful outdoor space on the Wichita River. The 50,000 sq. ft. J.S. Bridwell Agricultural Center is located across our pedestrian bridge of the complex. The 2700 seat Memorial Auditorium is located just three blocks away. MPEC offers 1,100 free parking spaces for the Coliseum and Exhibit Hall plus 900 free parking spaces for the Agricultural Center. MPEC also has on-site RV sites for use by facility groups. To make your experience at MPEC complete, we offer an in-house full service catering department for any of the facilities.
Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization. Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories. Come Join Us! You can learn more about Spectra at www.spectraexperiences.com/
Intellectual/Social, Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The intellectual/social, physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.