This position will perform event operations supervisory and operations duties within various function spaces at the Salk Institute. Provides a significant level of supervision with instructions given for routine work and detailed instructions given for new lines of work or special assignments. Works with Events Coordination team to develop an aligned view of how the Events Operations team can elevate event strategy, execution, engagement and return on investment. Requires broad event operations management and leadership knowledge. Requires specialized knowledge and skills within specific areas of responsibility as outlined below.
High school diploma or equivalent education and experience.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Regular schedule is M-F 6:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends, as needed based on workload and event deadlines
Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
Must have access to reliable transportation and a valid California driversâ™ license.
Must be of legal age to purchase and/or serve alcohol.
Must sign an employee confidentiality agreement.
Satisfactory completion of the Instituteâ™s background investigation.
Must acquire a Food Handlerâ™s Certificate prior to start of work.
This role requires constant adjusting focus, grasping, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting, talking, analyzing, calculating, communicating, reading, reasoning, writing and working inside in a confined area.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.