2023 International Plowing Match & Rural Expo - Bowling Green, Ontario
Tuesday, September 19 to Saturday, September 23 

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Operations Co-ordinator

Guelph, Ontario

The Ontario Plowmen’s Association and the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo invite applications for the newly created, full-time position of OPERATIONS CO-ORDINATOR.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to help co-ordinate and construct this highly influential annual event while working at the site location as well as in the Head Office located in Guelph, Ontario.

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Agricultural knowledge and experience and/or agricultural event experience
  • Good interpersonal skills (especially in working with volunteers), organizational ability, time and project management skills
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be capable for considerable physical work
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience using the Microsoft Suite of products
  • Travel throughout Ontario with extended overnight stays required at certain times of the year
  • Must be prepared to work at the IPM Site Location during set-up weeks
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Electrical license, construction and systems knowledge an asset

Please submit resume, references and cover letter indicating salary expectations to: cathy@plowingmatch.org

Acceptance of applications will remain open until the Operations Co-ordinator is hired. We appreciate all applications but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: From $50,000.00 per year
Benefits: Dental care, Extended health care
Schedule: Monday to Friday, Weekend availability
Ability to commute/relocate: Guelph, ON - reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Work Location: In person

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104th IPM in 2023
Tuesday, September 19 to
Saturday, September 23
Bowling Green, Ontario
(between Grand Valley and Laurel)

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