Manager (Amusement, Fitness, and Sports Centre)

Amusement, Fitness, and Sports Centre Managers organise and coordinate the activities of their respective facilities. They may also work in advertisement or promotion of their facilities events.

Duties and tasks

  • Coordinating the activities of centre personnel
  • Hiring, firing, and scheduling employees
  • May help with coaching and training of clients
  • Soliciting ideas for and planning events for their centre
  • Working in publicity and advertisement to attract potential clients
  • Working with health and safety organisations to ensure the centre is up to appropriate codes

Skills required

  • Active listening
  • Negotiation
  • Oral communication
  • Persuasion
  • Use of logic, reasoning, and critical thinking

Working conditions

Amusement, Fitness, and Sports Centre Managers typically work in-house at a large facility. These may be concert arenas, gyms, stadiums, or other establishments of an amusement, fitness, or sports nature.

Professional associations / Industry information

Service Skills Australia

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