Skilled Trades Manager - R10013170

Saturday | Aug. 13, 2022


Paycom Center



Under general supervision of the Assistant Director of Operations, coordinate, supervise, and direct personnel, subcontractors, and the daily activities involved in the successful execution of events and maintenance of the entire facility by performing the following duties personally and through subordinate supervisors.



Include the following.  Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.


  • Assist in the overseeing of all aspects of operations including OSHA and ADA compliance for the entire complex along with the EHS Manager.

  • Manage subordinate supervisors who oversee employees in various functions.  Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; and addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  • Implement and train employees on the operating procedures, preventive maintenance schedules, emergency plans, and safety/risk management policies that conform to corporate standards.

  • Attend staff meetings.  Develop and maintain a harmonious working relationship with all other departments. 

  • Review contracts and speak with subcontractors to determine special requirements.  Inspect conversions, construction, and installation progress to ensure conformance to established specifications.

  • Act as a liaison between tenants and facility contractors as needed.

  • Plan, budget and schedule facility modifications including cost estimates, bid sheets, and layouts.

  • Rotate with other facility personnel to function as Manager on Duty (MOD), who maintains total responsibility and authority over all clients, staff personnel, patrons, security and safety in assigned buildings.  Responsibilities include but not limited to making sure contractual agreements are met have been made in a timely fashion.  On-duty staff/subcontractors ultimately report to the MOD through any Managers or Supervisors who are present during the event.

  • Supervises installation of electrical equipment and wiring; inspection and adjustments of existing electrical equipment and replacement of receptacles, wiring switches, etc.

  • Obtains cost estimates for supplies; obtains supplies and repair parts from distributors; maintains inventory of supplies; orders new equipment.

  • Responds to emergency requests, on a 24-hour basis, as required.

  • Instructs skilled trades and maintenance workers for mechanical equipment maintenance and repair.

  • Assess the current condition of electrical, air conditioning, plumbing and other essential facilities and equipment.

  • Maintain accurate records of the condition of the equipment and other systems in the building.

  • Create a schedule of regular evaluation of the Facility.

  • Ensure that all the equipment and other facilities are working properly.

  • Create monitoring systems or programs in the institution to detect problems are as early as possible.

  • Develop back up or alternative systems for common problems such as power shortage.

  • Other duties as assigned.



Directly supervises one or more skilled trades worker(s) and Supervisors in the Operations Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with ASM Global’s policies and applicable laws.  Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees in conjunction with Human Resources; addressing complaints and resolving problems.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.



  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited four-year college or university or multiple trade schools.

  • Recommended, but not required to have 5 years related experience and/or training in the public assembly industry in a supervisory or management position.

  • Preferred to have 2-4 years as a General Contractor.

  • Equivalent combination of education and experience. 




Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to this job:

  • Demonstrate knowledge in operational procedures, facility capabilities, industry terminology, event-related services and technical requirements for the types of events anticipated at the facility.

  • Possess skills and experience in purchasing procedures and supervising/training personnel.

  • Engage in much decision making that is generally governed by procedure and guided by policy.

  • Read and comprehend blueprints, drawings and other related materials.

  • Meet the physical demands of this job, which include being able to get in and around the facility (requires personal mobility), lifting, carrying, moving, climbing, working from various heights, and moderate to loud noises.

  • Operate equipment such as light trucks, pallet jacks, forklifts, boom lifts, Zamboni machine, scrubbing machines or other light power-driven equipment.

  • Follow oral and written instructions and communicate effectively with other in both oral and written form.

  • Organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines. 

  • Work effectively under pressure and/or stringent schedule and produce accurate results.

  • Maintain an effective working relationship with clients, employees, exhibitors, patrons and others encountered in the course of employment.

  • Remain flexible and adjust to situations as they occur.



  • Be licensed and insured to operate a motor vehicle in the United States.

  • Possess any licenses, certificates or training required by local, state or national authorities for the operation of the equipment found in the facility, electrical, plumbing, heating and air conditioning.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS – the physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.


  • Manual dexterity - Regularly required to use hands, to finger, handle or feel.

  • Reach with hands and arms.

  • Climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl to access operational systems.

  • May spend long hours in walking or standing.

  • Heavy lifting up to 100lbs.

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment.


WORKING ENVIRONMENT – the working environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • May be exposed to moderate to extreme noise.

  • Exposed to moving mechanical parts.

  • Exposed to high, precarious locations.

  • Exposed to outside weather conditions.


COMPUTER SKILLS                        

  • Operate a personal computer using Windows and Microsoft 365 software.

  • Operate standard office equipment including copier.



  • Travel negligible

  • Requires ability to work extended and flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays in addition to normal business hours.


NOTE: The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.



Human Resources Manager: Darla Shaw

Paycom Center – Prairie Surf Studios

One Myriad Gardens, Oklahoma City, Ok. 73102

No Phone Calls

All applicants must apply online to be considered. Applicants needing reasonable accommodations to complete the application may contact the Human Resources Office at (405) 602-8516

ASM Global is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities, and protected Veterans to apply. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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