Field Construction Contractor
Rugged Maniac is the premier entry-level obstacle course race (OCR) in North America. It offers a fun but challenging 5K course that attracts participants of all fitness levels, from couch potatoes to CrossFit enthusiasts. The race features 25 innovative obstacles, from giant water slides to flaming fire jumps, and a day-long festival with music, sponsor booths, contests, games, and plenty of food and beer!
Ventures Endurance, the company behind the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race (www.ruggedmaniac.com), is seeking hardworking, adaptable and passionate individuals to join our national event production team.
As a Field Production Contractor, you will be part of a team responsible for obstacle assembly, course buildout and restoration and event day course management. This position will facilitate event production activities for 15 - 25 events annually across the United States and Canada (valid passport required). Responsibilities of this role include obstacle buildout and maintenance, event load-in and loud-out, compliance with established procedures and checklists, equipment/machinery operation and participant safety.
Site load-in, load-out and organization
Assemble obstacles in accordance with design and safety standards
Obstacle maintenance and repairs
Timely completion of assigned training programs
Course operations and management, ensuring all safety and event standards are met
Compliance with established procedures and checklists
Collaborate with team members to develop and implement site-specific solutions
Other tasks as assigned
1-3 years of event, construction or project management experience
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently with supervision
Team player with willingness to learn
Adaptability and proven ability to operate under stress
Detail oriented with a focus on process improvement
Creative thinker - willing to put forth ideas from better ways of achieving objectives
Willingness to travel up to 75% of the year
Equipment operating experience preferred
Valid Passport preferred