Venue Sustainability Coordinator

    Saratoga springs, NY
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    Job Description

    Job Summary:


    Training & Employee Engagement and Recognition:

    o Participate in pre-season orientation with Live Nation's national Sustainability Team

    o Participate and help lead pre-season venue training sessions relevant to sustainability

    o Work with Venue Leaders to relay pertinent day of show information to supervisors to share during pre-shift meetings

    o Work with the Venue Experience Manager to identify and reward Band Members for going above the norm in their contributions to venue zero waste goals

    o Continuously seek out opportunities that help build enthusiasm and participation for venue sustainability efforts

    o Provide regular updates to entire venue staff to share progress, recognize employees, and identify areas of improvement

    Zero Waste Planning & Execution:

    o Oversee and assist the post-show sorting process of all recycling, composting, and landfill materials which will take place in an outdoor covered area

    o Work with Venue Leaders to design a comprehensive zero waste plan for your venue and assist specific departments with their diversion efforts

    o Be present on show days to manage and ensure compliance and quality control of zero waste plan

    o Use event day checklist to assess readiness for show and adjust as necessary

    o Identify key opportunities to improve diversion efforts throughout the season

    Reporting and Data Collection:

    o Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Drive, and Box programs to track and report on key program metrics

    o Use metrics to create engaging venue reports that can be shared venue-wide

    o Complete the Venue Audit assessment

    o Participate in weekly progress calls with National Sustainability Team


    o Position on show days requires about 90% of the time spent walking, bending, reaching, stooping, lifting and carrying 50 lbs+ with about 50% of that time spent helping/overseeing the sort of materials

    o High School Diploma or equivalent

    o At least 1 year in one of the following: operations/event coordination, Guest Services and communications, event or campus sustainability/zero waste events

    o Creative thinker and problem solver

    o Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

    o Acute sense of judgment, tact and diplomacy

    o A strong-sense of teamwork and ability to execute programs

    o Time Management

    Posting ID: 552789692Posted: 2020-05-21