Facility Management Corporation operates 25 public ice skating arenas across the state of Massachusetts in long-term partnership agreements with the Commonwealth and various municipalities as well as educational institutions.
The company was formed in 1992 to deliver high quality ice sport facility management and operations, as well as ice-based programs that benefit our communities and promote interest in both hockey and skating. We are known as "FMC Ice Sports" and have established a record of quality operations and grown to be the largest operator of public ice arenas in the United States.
Our corporate office is located in Pembroke, MA where our senior management and support staff oversees facility and program operations. We have a management team at each of our 25 arena facilities that hires and manages their own staff in compliance with policies and procedures established by our human resource department.
The company employs from 275-500 full and part time positions. The number peaks during the traditional skating season of September to April and reaches its low during the summer months.
Key Attributes We Are Seeking:
Leadership skills and a strong work ethic
Professional and organized personality
Passion & understanding of winter sports
Organizational capabilities and strong attention to detail
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
Self starter with ability to take direction and prioritize tasks from supervisors
Ability to handle numerous on-going projects and assignments and simultaneously as nature of the work is heavily deadline driven
Willingness to contribute new ideas and be an essential part of a fast paced department
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist marketing team members with day-to-day marketing tasks to coordinate marketing projects as requested
Work in conjunction with other marketing professionals to produce and execute marketing and PR campaigns in the arena locations
Engage and interact with skaters and customers on site at arena locations
Engage and interact with customers and community members at local events
Take photographs and videos of FMC programs, NEFS tryouts and games, marketing events, arena events and other activities as assigned
Maintain inventory of digital assets and add new digital assets as needed
Maintain inventory of FMC branded items and place orders as needed
Other duties as assigned
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Communication or related field
1+ year experience in marketing preferred
Experience in ice hockey, figure skating, or other youth sports strongly preferred
Knowledge of ice hockey, figure skating, or other youth sports strongly required
Willingness to engage with the community at large
Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
Hybrid - 25% Remove, 75% On-Site with Arena visits and Pembroke, MA
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The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. It is not designated to contain, or to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job. All offers are contingent upon passing a thorough background check including a CORI, SORI and National Criminal History Background check. FMC Ice Sports is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
FMC Ice Sports is a private Massachusetts corporation specializing in the management and operation of public ice arenas. Through consultation services, partial or complete management, continuous staff training and extensive industry management experience, FMC Ice Sports provides its clients a high quality facility and professional business operation.
Since its formation, FMC Ice Sports has become a leader in the field of community ice arena management. Working with public partners we have helped to expand the concept of contracted arena management services to include long term capital improvement leases that provide needed capital improvement funding for aging facilities. The success we have had is a direct result of creative programming, effective marketing, a sound management approach, conservative financial planning and an overall commitment to providing high quality, affordable recreation that reaches every sector of the community.
As the largest operators of public ice skating arenas in the country, FMC Ice Sports has extensive experience in various forms of contract management as well as consultation services. FMC Ice Sports was formed in 1992 for the sole purpose of pr...oviding professional management services to public ice skating arenas. The corporation is 100% owned by its founder and President, Rob McBride.
FMC Ice Sports currently operates eighteen Commonwealth of Massachusetts (DCR) skating arenas on 25-year capital improvement leases that began in June of 2002. In addition, FMC Ice Sports provides management and operations services for three municipal arenas in Massachusetts as well as a college arena.