Who we are…
The Pacific National Exhibition is an iconic institution in BC, famous for bringing generations of people together to celebrate and build memories. This 112-year old, non-profit organization has an annual operating budget of approximately $58 million dollars and generates revenue through four activity streams: the 15 day annual summer Fair which averages 800,000 guests each year, Playland amusement park which welcomes 375,000 guests annually including Fright Nights, year-round events including concerts, trade shows and film, cultural and community events. The fourth activity stream is park care and facility maintenance. The PNE is proud of the work it does at Hastings Park and has a vibrant team that is passionate about events, guest experience and being the best, we can be.
At the PNE, we strive to create an environment that reflects our organization’s core values: Enthusiasm, Excellence and Evolution. With a focus on these core values, we are committed to achieving our mission which is to “Deliver Memorable Experiences” for all who interact with the PNE whether it is our guests, our employees or the community.
The Fair and Festival Operations department over sees PNE’s 3 main events: The Fair, Fright Nights and Winter Lights. Fright Nights at the PNE is Western Canada’s Scariest Haunt; key features are roaming Scare Actors, Haunted Houses and other attractions and atmospheric programming on-site within Playland.
We are looking for one (1) motivated and hardworking individual who has a passion for the haunt industry and has extensive experience in office administration. The Operations Coordinator will report to the Assistant Production Managers & Program Manager, and will be responsible for assisting with all administrative tasks and supporting the Fright Nights supervisory team.
Our ideal candidate will possess strong organizational & communication skills and will have a background in office administration, production, theater or film. The Operations Coordinator will work in compliance with all health and safety requirements as determined by WorkSafeBC, and all other applicable legislation and company policies.
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Where and when to APPLY?
Applications can be submitted via the PNE website at www.pne.ca/jobs and will be accepted until the role is filled.
Preference will be given to candidates who submit their resume/cover letter before July 10, 2022. We look forward to hearing from you!
The PNE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating an inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse community we proudly serve. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or age. If you require any support or accommodations throughout any stage of the recruitment process, please contact the People & Culture Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.APPLY NOW! • OPERATIONS COORDINATOR, FAIR AND FESTIVAL OPERATIONS FRIGHT NIGHTS • Pacific National Exhibition
Post Date: June 23, 2022
2901 East Hastings Street, Hastings Park
For the past century, millions of guests have enjoyed sporting events, concerts, cultural activities and of course, Playland and the annual summer Fair at the PNE. From it's inception, the PNE has continued to showcase the best of Vancouver to the rest of Canada and the world. As Vancouver's longstanding community partner, the PNE is extremely proud of its heritage and role as "Vancouver's Place to Celebrate."
PNE Vision Statement
"The Pacific National Exhibition is committed to enriching the quality of life at Hastings Park by providing quality entertainment for all ages that invites our guests to celebrate Vancouver's heritage, culture and diverse communities in this vibrant urban park."