Oak View Group

Ops Manager, Set Up| Greenville SC Convention Center

Location US-SC-Greenville
Job ID
OVG - Venue Management
Location Name
Greenville SC Convention Center
Regular Full-Time

Oak View Group

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world.


The role of the set-up manager is to ensure a high level of building services for meeting room set up, stage and equipment set up and movement and safe movement and operation of office and building support. Job duties include reading diagrams, moving equipment, setting furniture per the client specs and resume requirements. The manager oversees the department to include supervisors and daily part time staffing needs. They have the discretion to make decisions that are in the best interest of the organization and the city.  They are responsible for tracking and ordering supplies and equipment, producing reports, reading meeting room diagram software, preparing department budget and exercise sound judgement within this capacity. They are responsible for hiring, interviewing, scheduling, and producing performance evaluations for staff. Working with the event management team and ensuring the team is working within the national fire safety rules that maximum room sizes and provide proper exit regulations.  Must be reliable, hardworking, and willing to work nights and weekends.


  • Maintain safe and reliable building equipment for the team
  • Follow fire marshal guidelines relate to egress
  • Work with the events team to be sure that all floor plans meet regulatory guidelines
  • Able to work efficiently and independently with minimal oversight
  • Is well organized and able to prioritize workload
  • Completes regular inventory counts as prescribed by the Director of Event Operations
  • Evaluates staffing agencies regularly to ensure the venue is getting the best rate for quality labor
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to maintain a professional and positive work environment
  • Is reliable, consistent and efficient
  • Read and provide direction based on autocad/social tables/ meeting matrix (diagram software) and drawings
  • Set stages, chairs, tables, and other equipment as need
  • Drive forklift or safety equipment needed to move furniture
  • Schedule staffing
  • Attends event planning meetings as assigned
  • Write Reports
  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures
  • Hire & interview staff
  • Produce Performance Evaluations
  • Order equipment and supplies
  • Produce department budgets
  • Communicate with vendors and supplies
  • Negotiate pricing and contracts with vendors
  • Secure required equipment for events if outside venue inventory


  • 3-4 year housekeeping experience required
  • 1-2 years of supervisory experience required
  • Computer skills in Microsoft office required
  • License for forklift operator
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Lift at least 50-75 lbs
  • Must be knowledgeable of health and safety protocols
  • Must have a great sense of attention to detail
  • Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for full shifts
  • Must be willing to work weekends and evenings.

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.

Vaccination Statement

We are committed to ensuring all our buildings and office locations are the safest in the world for artists, teams, employees, and fans. Based on recent encouraging trends in the U.S. and Canada. We highly encourage our employees to continue to get vaccinate and boosted against COVID-19.   Should circumstances change, we may need to reinstate vaccination requirements, in whole or in part, to safeguard the health of our employees, guests, performers, athletes, and partners.


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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