Position Description

Event Center Operations Manager
Employment Duration Full Time Regular
Location Bismarck Event Center
Full Pay Range GR 23:$77,670.95 - $116,506.43 DOE
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Job Overview

Number of Openings:


Hours of Work:

Varies; includes nights

Days of Work:

Varies; includes weekends

Testing to be Completed:


Documents to Attach:

Resume, Cover Letter

Closing Date:


Job Description

This position manages event operations for the Bismarck Event Center;


•Manages event operations to ensure quality and cost control.


•Plans and coordinates a variety of facility set-ups, including family shows, trade shows, and banquet configurations.


•Instructs, assigns, schedules, supervises, evaluates and disciplines assigned personnel.


•Assists in the preparation and administration of annual budgets.


•Assists in the coordination of bid processes.


•Supervises facility maintenance operations; monitors building and equipment conditions.


•Assists in the development of short- and long-range plans; assists in the development and revision of policies and procedures.


•Supervises the work of event staff performing ticketing, ushering, security, parking, and other event-related activities.


•Provides training and professional development support to assigned staff.


•Attends events as manager on duty.


Operations Manager Full Job Description


Operations Manager Brochure 


Minimum Qualifications

Baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field. Minimum of 5 years of experience in the entertainment industry. 

City of Bismarck Benefits

  • Health Insurance - 100% employer paid family plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Defined Benefit Pension Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability at 60%
  • Annual and Sick Leave
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance for employee and dependents
  • 457 Deferred Compensation plan
  • Short Term Disability, Accident, Cancer, and Life Insurance Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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Must be legally authorized to work in the United States. No sponsorships considered. Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background checks.


The City of Bismarck is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For technical issues please contact recruiting at 701-355-1337

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