Operations Manager

Do you have experience as a theatre technician? Would you like to extend your technical expertise into a management role that includes theatre operations, buildings and facilities maintenance, and events management? Gasworks Arts Park is extending its outdoor event operations into new areas, and also planning significant refurbishment activities over the next three years. If you are excited about contributing to new upgrades, have a calm demeanour, a diligent methodical organised approach to project management, and experience managing staff, we would like to meet you.

Gasworks Arts Park provides an attractive working environment with public transport nearby, flexible hours and an onsite café. Gasworks Arts Park is a vibrant arts precinct producing a range of high-quality visual and performing arts programs, workshops and activities for all ages. Situated in Albert Park, Melbourne, on the site of the former South Melbourne Gas Plant, Gasworks is just three kilometres from the CBD and the precinct houses four hectares of park, two theatres, three gallery spaces, a café, as well as function and workshop spaces. Our event program encompasses 250 theatre performances a year, 800 workshops and 30 exhibitions.

The position is permanent part time, 4 days per week, Tuesday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm, plus evening and Saturday market work once per week which is paid per shift worked. There are three staff reporting directly to the role plus an offsite IT contractor.

Application Process
Applications are due by 9am Monday 16 September. Applicants should send a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria, and a CV, to aggie@gasworks.org.au.