Position: Beaverhead County Fairgrounds Manager.
Accountable to: Beaverhead County Commissioners and Beaverhead County Fair Board.
Summary of work: This is a part-time position with increased duties during the spring, summer and fall months. Schedules, coordinates, and oversees all activities at the fairgrounds. Maintains and cares for the grounds and buildings. Oversees projects and events including the annual fair. This job requires general knowledge of grounds keeping duties including the ability to prepare grounds for events held at the fairgrounds. This job requires a commitment to act in a supervisorial role at several events including the annual Beaverhead County Fair.
Job requirements: This position requires knowledge of related fair activities and skills in management, supervision, scheduling and budgeting. Position is responsible for general upkeep and maintenance of the grounds, buildings, and structures within the Beaverhead Count Fairgrounds in Dillon, MT. Manager is responsible for ensuring the grounds are attractive, safe, and prepared for a multitude of events. Manager is responsible for identifying areas that need improvement or repair in addition to overseeing special maintenance/construction projects, winterization, and seasonal lawn care/irrigation. Manager should be able to operate and maintain equipment such as tractors, arena grooming equipment, lawn mowers, and power tools. The job requires the ability to effectively use hand and power tools, tractors, and grounds keeping equipment; to work independently; to prioritize and manage multiple tasks; to problem solve and apply time management skills; to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with members of the public and other county staff.
Compensation: $12,000 per year with opportunities for advancement.
Job position will be opened until filled.
To apply, please direct a cover letter and resume with qualifications to the Beaverhead County Commissioners and Fair Board at 2 S Pacific St., Ste 4, Dillon, MT.