Operations Manager I
Canyon of the Eagles

Observatory on site

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Operations Manager I

Canyon of the Eagles
Burnet, Texas
$22.00 - $24.00 / hour
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Starts immediately!

The Operations Manager I is charged with oversight of the Canyon of the Eagles Resort and is responsible for its personnel (including recruiting, hiring, training, and orientation), regular operations including trail and landscape management, financial accountability, equipment care, general facility maintenance, and upkeep of conservation areas. This position requires a commitment to operational excellence, team leadership, and adherence to the resort's environmental values.

Essential Functions

  • Oversees all regular operations for the assigned permitted area including the maintenance team, managing the landscape and trails, and coordinating project renovations.
  • Ensures the overall upkeep of the resort and nature conservation areas.
  • Understands the Operating Plan for the assigned area, and knows all pertinent laws, rules, and local regulations as they affect the recreation area.
  • Exercises full supervisory responsibility for employees, including recruiting, hiring, training, and scheduling.
  • Conducts new hire orientation at the beginning of each season and ongoing safety tailgate meetings.
  • Addresses any visitor complaints or incidents that may occur, and takes whatever necessary actions possible to effectively resolve such situations.
  • Oversees and corrects, as needed, any deficiencies in operations in order to comply with Permit, Operating Plan, and Company operating standards.
  • Ensures customer service is handled in a courteous and professional manner, and serves as an example for direct reports.
  • Participates in all phases of fee collection, facility and grounds maintenance, utility system testing, and other operations as needed.
  • Secures, processes, and maintains all records for revenues, and submits reports as instructed.
  • Keeps corporate staff informed of any significant problems or issues within the area, and will perform other related duties as may be assigned by corporate officers.
  • Performs manual labor tasks and may perform or supervise certain construction and maintenance tasks; assists maintenance personnel in the performance of routine duties.
  • Reports problems and any unsafe or hazardous conditions as they are discovered, and enforces rules according to customer service standards.


  • Prior operations management experience, preferably with the Company.
  • Thorough understanding of Company procedures (both local and corporate); compliance and rules enforcement (including federal, state, and local laws).
  • Prior personnel management experience; open to feedback and possesses a desire for continuous learning.
  • Possesses common sense and good judgment; able to make decisions within the boundaries of this position.
  • Knowledge of general bookkeeping principles, purchasing, employee relations, and public relations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and abilities.
  • Knowledge of emergency procedures and safety compliance.
  • Computer proficiency with MS Office and working knowledge of general office equipment.
  • Strong customer service skills; enjoys working in an environment of extensive public contact.
  • Flexible, adaptable, and resilient.
  • Basic manual labor abilities, including the ability and willingness to clean and sanitize facilities with a variety of cleaning agents and chemicals.
  • Willingness and ability to consistently move about the facility and occasionally lift 20+ lbs.
  • Solid administrative abilities and computer skills, including recordkeeping and money handling.
  • Courageousness and ability to effectively handle a variety of conflicts.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision, and be able to learn quickly and follow instructions accurately.
  • Willing to work a flexible work schedule, including regular evenings and weekends.

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