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POSITION AVAILABLE

EVENTS LOGISTICS REPRESENTATIVE

FULL-TIME & SEASONAL

 

This position assists the management team in the Events Department with logistics for sports and entertainment events.   Knowledge of ORDA goals and program objectives as well as principles and policies of supervision are necessary.  This position reports directly to the Events Manager and assists this and other departments as assigned.  Direct responsibilities include: managing, directing and scheduling staff; planning and execution of event signage; daily event beverage distribution; executing event and function set-up; maintaining, scheduling and executing organization’s sound system; executing awards ceremonies; and assisting with fulfilling transportation requests.  Work schedule includes evenings, weekends, and holidays.

 

Minimum Qualifications – Two (2) years of progressively responsible experience coordinating and/or administering general office and/or event functions.  Relevant college study may be substituted on a year for year basis for up to 4 years of the required experience.  It is helpful to have an extensive knowledge of Lake Placid, winter sports, and the Olympic movement. The ability to think and work creatively as well as take responsibility and ownership of tasks is a must. A valid driver’s license and 18 months clean driving.  Must be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.

 

Salary & Benefits – Management/Confidential Grade 12 position (non-exempt), with an excellent benefits package, which includes health insurance.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter with resume to –

Johnny Muldowney, Events Manager
c/o Olympic Center
2634 Main Street
Lake Placid, NY  12946
jmuldowney@orda.org
518-302-5341
Post 9/17/14

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POSITION AVAILABLE

 

Full-time and Year-round
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN
Olympic Center

 

The Olympic Regional Development Authority is in need of an Emergency Medical Technician at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid.  The successful candidate will respond to emergency situations, observe and report unsafe conditions, and provide information as well as assistance to the general public.  Schedule may include evenings, weekends, and holidays.

 

Qualifications – Applicants must be New York State certified EMT’s (current regional on line status) with current CPR; advanced EMT preferred.  Applicants should provide letters of recommendation and references.

 

Wage – Dependent on experience and qualifications. 

 

Interested candidates may submit an application to:

Denny Allen, General Manager
Olympic Center
2634 Main St.
Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-302-5322
allen@orda.org

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SEASONAL POSITIONS AVAILABLE

The Olympic Sports Complex and Olympic Jumping Complex are accepting applications for:
        
Customer Service Representatives

Customer service representatives sell tickets for admission and provide information to visitors. The successful candidate will interact with guests by greeting and assisting them in a friendly and professional manner, practicing good customer service.

Qualifications and Wage:  Must be able to follow instructions and make decisions within basic policy and procedures. Must also perform basic arithmetic.  Prior cashier and computer experience a plus.  Starts at $9.41/hr

 

 

Lift Attendants

Lift Attendants are responsible for operating and maintaining a single ski lift and assisting customers getting on and off lifts.  They are also responsible for safety and preparing daily reports.  All positions are full-time (40 hrs per week) seasonal jobs with potential for year-round employment.

Qualifications and Wage: The successful candidates will be at least 18 years if age and physically able to perform the essential functions of the job.  Starting rates range from $9.41/hr to $10.92/hr depending on nature of duties.

 

 

Biathlon Range Attendant

The Biathlon Range Attendant is the primary person responsible for the day to day implementation of ORDA’s “Be a Biathlete” program.  This person interacts with participants ensuring an excellent guest experience.

Qualifications and Wage: The successful candidate will have strong people skills and a strong knowledge of the safe administration of firearms.   Must also be able to perform basic arithmetic.  Prior cashier experience a plus.  A knowledge or background in biathlon is preferred but not required. Starts at $10.92/hr

 

 

Summer Tubing Attendant

The Summer Tubing Attendant is a member of the team responsible for the day to day implementation of ORDA’s “Extreme Tubing” program.  As such, this person will interact with participants in the program ensuring an excellent guest experience.

Qualifications and Wage: The successful candidate will have strong people skills and a strong knowledge of the safe administration of a recreational activity. They must be physically able to perform the essential functions of the job. Starts at $10.92/hr

 

For further information and application forms, contact –

Rebecca Dayton
Olympic Sports Complex
2634 Main Street
Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-523-4115
rdayton@orda.org

 

 

 

 

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