Oak View Group

Operations Maintenance Technician | Terre Haute Convention Center

Location US-IN-Terre Haute
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Terre Haute Convention Center
Regular Part-Time

Oak View Group

Oak View Group, an industry leader in sports, entertainment, and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization.  Together, with our 300+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories.  Come Join Us!  


The Maintenance Technician provides hands-on repairs and maintenance to all facility systems as assigned by the Operations Manager.


This role will pay an hourly wage of $13 to $15.


For PT roles: Benefits: 401(k) savings plan and 401(k) matching.


job expires 8/31/2024

About the Venue

The Terre Haute Convention Center opened in the spring of 2022. It offers more than 12,000 sq. ft. of flexible ballroom space with the ability to seat up to 1000 attendees for a large general session or 700 for a formal dinner. With the flexibility of the space, planners have the ability to host a full conference with meals and breakout sessions. The convention center will have on-site catering, audio-visual services, professional event staff and event planning, and first-class service. Attendees from the region and afar will enjoy the convenience of the connected hotels and parking garages, making location and ease for guests more than ideal for conventions.


  • Perform routine maintenance, operations, inspections, and repairs on all systems, including HVAC, electrical/lighting systems, mechanical and plumbing equipment, refrigeration equipment systems, boilers, water pumps, and building control systems 
  • Participate in the delivery of building maintenance & repair needs for events
  • Assist in work planning for facility maintenance and operations; identify and resolve problems; monitor workflow; review and evaluate work projects, methods, and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with hazardous materials communication program, material safety data sheets, and required records and permits. Always ensure a safe work environment
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required
  • Minimum four (4) years experience in building maintenance; experience in plumbing, electrical, building repair, and carpentry work preferred
  • Experience in a convention center, sports & entertainment, or hospitality industry is strongly preferred
  • Specialized training/experience in the repair and maintenance of building HVAC and related systems preferred
  • Must have experience with power and hand tools
  • Familiarity with OSHA requirements
  • Required to work independently and under minimal supervision
  • Ability to climb stairs and lift 40 lbs., unaided
  • Assist Operations Manager with Set-ups, Teardowns, and changeover of events 
  • Certification to operate a forklift is preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.


  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum four (4) years experience in building maintenance; experience in plumbing, electrical, building repair, and carpentry work preferred
  • Experience maintaining and troubleshooting HVAC equipment preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent GED with additional specialized training in a maintenance or related technical field.
  • Experience in public facility highly preferred
  • Specialized training in HVAC or related fields preferred.
  • Possession of or ability to obtain a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to work a variable schedule (including evenings and weekends, as required), depending on event and business requirements.



  • Basic computer proficiency: Microsoft products, including Excel, Word, and Outlook.  Knowledge of applicable safety rules and procedures.
  • Familiarity with relevant federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely.

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the job duties, the employee frequently lifts and moves facility equipment and tools. The employee will constantly move about inside and outside various areas of the facility before/during/after events to interact with internal/external clients and verify the work completion; the position will require the employee to frequently grasp, hold, twist, kneel, lift, bend, stoop, or crouch to evaluate and inspect equipment and building infrastructure; the employee will as needed, operate forklift and or high lift in the assessment of and maintenance of the building and equipment. The employee will occasionally operate a computer and other office devices such as calculators, copy machines, and printers; the employee will constantly communicate via radio, telephone, email, and in-person with others and accurately exchange information.

Strengthened by our Differences. United to Make a Difference.

At OVG, we understand that to continue positively disrupting the sports and live entertainment industry, we need a diverse team to help us do it. We also believe that inclusivity drives innovation, strengthens our people, improves our service, and raises our excellence. Our success is rooted in creating environments that reflect and celebrate the diverse communities in which we operate and serve, and this is the reason we are committed to amplifying voices from all different backgrounds.


Oak View Group is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (“protected class”) including, but not limited to veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law.



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