City of Ironwood Departments

The City of Ironwood is dedicated to serving the citizens, businesses, and property owners within the City limits. The principal city offices are located in the beautiful Ironwood Memorial Building, with other departments headquartered at the Ironwood Public Safety building and the Public Works garage, the latter located in the Aurora Neighborhood. If you need assistance, please contact the appropriate department.

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Pat O'Donnell Civic Center Manager

Pat O'Donnell Civic Center Manager

Job Description

The City of Ironwood is seeking an enthusiastic individual with a broad set of skills to oversee the current operations of the Pat O’Donnell Civic Center and envision new ideas for the future. This management position requires a high school diploma, associate degree, experience in ice rink facility operations, or equivalent education/experience. The manager is responsible for overseeing the year-round facility, including scheduling, operations, safety, fiscal health, and customer satisfaction. The manager will be expected to work a minimum of 40 hours/week during the winter ice season (approximately October – March) and 10 hours/week during the non-ice season (April – September). The manager must be regularly available during operational hours, which often includes nights and weekends. This is a non-exempt position with a starting hourly rate of $25.00 - $32.50 (depending on qualifications). There are also additional bonus incentives for bringing in new events. Other benefits include a monthly health insurance stipend, two (2) weeks paid time off, and a defined contribution retirement plan.

Located in the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan near Lake Superior, Ironwood is a place of unmatched beauty with an abundance of outdoor recreation right out your front door. The Pat O’Donnell Civic Center is located on the campus of Gogebic Community College. The center is an all-season facility and home to the Polar Bear Hockey Association youth program, the Ice Crystals Figure Skating Club, and hosts many shows and community events throughout the year.

Employment application and a complete job description are available at the City Clerk’s Office, 213 S. Marquette Street, Ironwood, Michigan, and on the City website at the following link: Interested candidates should submit application, resume, and cover letter by 4:00 p.m., Friday, July 1, 2022, to the City Clerk’s office located at 213 S. Marquette Street, Ironwood, MI, or electronically to Wendy Hagstrom, City Clerk ( Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The City of Ironwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. “Find your North”.

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