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Recreational Services Manager - ADAB

Abu Dhabi
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Recreational Services Manager - ADAB

JobID: 23339-1211717

Location: Abu Dhabi, ARE

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Recreational Services Manager - ADAB

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

**Job Summary**

AECOM is seeking an experienced

**Recreational Services Manager** to work onsite at Al Dhafra Air Base (ADAB), United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The Recreation Manager will manage a large 24/7 recreation facilities operation for the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) program at Al Dhafra Air Base (ADAB) in United Arab Emirates (UAE). The candidate will manage all aspects of base recreation and fitness programs. Additionally, this position will manage Learning Resource Center operations and provide all marketing requirements for MWR activities. The Recreation Manager is responsible for management of a staff of US Nationals, as well as management of Other Country (OCN) and Local National (LN) personnel. The work location for this position is on the Al Dhafra Air Base (ADAB) in United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Create, manage and maintain coverage for multiple facilities.

+ Must be able to create, maintain AF recreational programs

+ Ensure implement and maintain an ongoing comprehensive sports and fitness program.

+ Provides direction and leadership to assigned personnel.

+ Must be able to create special events or incentive programs to encourage health and wellness.

+ Understand and maintain company policies and procedures of the contractual requirements.

+ Ensure adherence to all safety and facility procedures.

+ Provides direction and leadership to assigned personnel.

+ Supervise, coach and lead work teams in the accomplishment of goals and tasks in support of specific programs.

+ Interface with customers to determine specific needs and requirements.

+ Corresponds with all functional area supervisors/leads regarding schedules, LN/OCN accountability, facility or equipment failures, serious injury, medical evacuation or emergency leave of any expatriate employee.

+ Ensure the facility is operating and functioning properly according to the PWS requirements

+ Interface with designated government representatives and other contractor elements to ensure smooth operations and compliance with government directives, standards, and needs.

+ Ensure all administrative duties are properly completed and filed properly.

+ Will be responsible for service coverage for the CRP (24 hours a day / 7 days a week) with sufficient trained personnel to support all morale welfare and recreation events and activities for approximately 3,000 customers visiting all CRP locations on a daily basis.

+ Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Recreational Management.


+ A minimum of 5 (five) years’ experience in supervising and managing DoD recreation or club management operations.


+ A minimum of 8 (eight) years of comparable civilian experience.


+ Desktop computer skills are essential with proficiency in full range of Microsoft Office products, to include ability to prepare management level reports and presentations.

+ Must have knowledge of Engineering and/or Logistics, Construction, Services, Commodities and Government acquisitions.

+ Experience with Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) support.

+ Must possess and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

+ Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizen.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Knowledgeable in Contractor personnel and management policies is preferred.

+ Air Force experience is desirable.

+ Prior working experience in the Middle East a plus.

Additional Information:

+ Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

+ Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and background.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _United Arab Emirates_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _172339BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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