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NBP PADDLERS BRING HOME THREE MORE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, FOR TOTAL OF SIX

• In Saturday races, NBP Paddling Program sweeps world competition for three gold medals• Overall medal count is six gold, two silver and one bronze• Senior A women's boat will compete Sunday after weather postponed Saturday-afternoon competitionSARASOTA-BRADENTON,...

NBP PADDLERS TALLY THREE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — July 21, 2022 SARASOTA-BRADENTON, Fla.: In the longest distance, and now in the shortest, paddlers based at Nathan Benderson Park have snagged world honors — including three world-championship gold medals.And they've done so on their home...

July 3 Fireworks Show Reunites Friends, Family, Community

NBP Fireworks On The Lake Driven By Sunset Automotive Group reunites auto retailer, WWSB ABC 7 and region’s foremost park to honor America, Suncoast style FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — June 14, 2022 CONTACTS Douglas E. Jessmer, NBP communications...

THREE ADDITIONAL DRAGON BOAT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE AT NBP

Consecutive championships will be in 2023, 2025 and 2027, following 2021’s successful championship event FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — April 12, 2022 CONTACT: Douglas E. Jessmer NBP Communications Manager 941-374-8492 djessmer@nathanbendersonpark.org SARASOTA-BRADENTON,...

NBP PADDLERS BRING HOME THREE MORE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, FOR TOTAL OF SIX

• In Saturday races, NBP Paddling Program sweeps world competition for three gold medals• Overall medal count is six gold, two silver and one bronze• Senior A women's boat will compete Sunday after weather postponed Saturday-afternoon competitionSARASOTA-BRADENTON,...

NBP PADDLERS TALLY THREE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — July 21, 2022 SARASOTA-BRADENTON, Fla.: In the longest distance, and now in the shortest, paddlers based at Nathan Benderson Park have snagged world honors — including three world-championship gold medals.And they've done so on their home...

NBP PADDLERS BRING HOME THREE MORE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, FOR TOTAL OF SIX

• In Saturday races, NBP Paddling Program sweeps world competition for three gold medals• Overall medal count is six gold, two silver and one bronze• Senior A women's boat will compete Sunday after weather postponed Saturday-afternoon competitionSARASOTA-BRADENTON,...

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022 In this edition: Bracing for an intense January-July — and then some Safe boating camp sets tone for camp offerings Florida Turkey Trot returns strong after pandemic NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

NBP Highlights — February 2022

NBP Highlights — February 2022 In this edition: Summer camp season is coming — and we're ready Gulf Coast Games For Life ensues Circus Sarasota returns NBP Masters Classic launches NBP Highlights — February 2022

NBP Magazine — Spring 2021

NBP Magazine — Spring 2021 In this edition: Olympic aspirations turn into gold rush Partnership creates area's first collegiate rowing club Music in the park NBP Magazine — Spring 2021

NBP Highlights — December 2021

NBP Highlights — December 2021 In this edition: Two new rowing coaches added to staff, autmenting Learn To Row and NBP Community Rowing Club Special youth boating opportunity coming in December NBP Highlights — December 2021

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022 In this edition: Bracing for an intense January-July — and then some Safe boating camp sets tone for camp offerings Florida Turkey Trot returns strong after pandemic NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

NBP Highlights — February 2022

NBP Highlights — February 2022 In this edition: Summer camp season is coming — and we're ready Gulf Coast Games For Life ensues Circus Sarasota returns NBP Masters Classic launches NBP Highlights — February 2022

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

NBP Magazine — Winter 2022 In this edition: Bracing for an intense January-July — and then some Safe boating camp sets tone for camp offerings Florida Turkey Trot returns strong after pandemic NBP Magazine — Winter 2022

RFQs Related To Event Needs (Eight Different RFQs)

This page is a list of the eight events-related RFQs, which are also independently posted. Click Here For Nightly Security RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Nightly-Security-2022-2023.pdf Click Here For Two-Way Radios...

RFQ for Tents

Click Here for RFQ for Tents: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Tents-2022-2023.pdf

RFQ for Temporary Event Staff

Click Here for RFQ for Temporary Event Staff: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Temporary-Event-Staff.pdf

RFQ for Chemical Toilets

Click Here for RFQ for Chemical Toilets: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Chemical-Toilet.pdf

RFQ for Golf Carts

Click Here for RFQ for Golf Carts: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Golf-Carts.pdf

RFQ for Equipment Rentals

Click Here for Equipment Rental RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Equipment-Rental.pdf

RFQ for Ice

Click Here for Ice RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Ice.pdf

RFQ for Two-Way Radios

Click Here For Two-Way Radios RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Two-Way-Radios.pdf

RFQ for Nightly Security

Click here for the Nightly Security RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Nightly-Security-2022-2023.pdf

RFQs Related To Event Needs (Eight Different RFQs)

This page is a list of the eight events-related RFQs, which are also independently posted. Click Here For Nightly Security RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Nightly-Security-2022-2023.pdf Click Here For Two-Way Radios...

RFQ for Tents

Click Here for RFQ for Tents: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Tents-2022-2023.pdf

RFQs Related To Event Needs (Eight Different RFQs)

This page is a list of the eight events-related RFQs, which are also independently posted. Click Here For Nightly Security RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Nightly-Security-2022-2023.pdf Click Here For Two-Way Radios...

On-Call Event Technician I

POSITION SUMMARY

The On-Call Event Technician I for the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc. in Sarasota, Fla., will support the Event Department in providing excellent event services for an array of events ranging from corporate meetings to international / world-championship sporting competitions. This position is the backbone of event logistics and operations, assuring the venue is in pristine condition prior to, during and after the event. The On-Call Event Technician I will report to the Director of Events and will work as part of a team dedicated to driving the success of Nathan Benderson Park and the Conservancy.

Nathan Benderson Park is a 600-acre Sarasota County park, operated and managed by the Conservancy, a private 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was created for this purpose. Since 2014, the park has been host numerous international, national, regional and local events, averaging over 100 events per year. Nathan Benderson Park was built as a multi-sport event center with a focus on water sports, and has established itself as the No. 1 rowing and paddling competition venue in North America and one of the top three in the world. Nathan Benderson Park’s four priorities are to:
• Establish and maintain a world-class multi-purpose event center that will enable a return on investment to benefit taxpayers and the state of Florida
• Be an Olympic-level training center for regional, national and international athletes
• Promote a better quality of life through health and wellness by providing opportunities to walk, run, bike, row, fish and more
• Provide an entry point into aquatic and sports program through community outreach

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Nathan Benderson Park is looking for hardworking candidates, who take pride in their work, have a can-do attitude, and enjoy events and being outdoors in the Sarasota-Bradenton area who have the following skills and experience:
• Available to work an adjustable schedule dependent on the scheduled events. A shift may vary from four (4) to twelve (12) hours, including weekends and holidays. In addition, the position may be requested to work with less than two (2) weeks notice.
• Be dependable and show up on time to accepted shifts.
• Be able to lift at least 50 pounds without assistance.
• Be able to work in a non-climate controlled outdoor environment.
• Minimum Age is 18
• Provide of a valid Florida Driver’s License
• Must complete and pass a background check and drug test

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Assist the Director of Events to ensure events are properly setup, executed and broken down.
• Be familiar with or receive training on the operational requirements of various sporting events.
• Clean, stage and set up equipment including; tables, chairs, coolers, boat racks, trash cans, fencing, restroom supplies, picnic tables, sandbags and signage.
• Responsibilities during and following events include but are not limited to; trash removal, restroom stocking, restroom spot cleaning and conducting inventory while cleaning and storing event equipment.
• Assist in the repair or replacement of some event equipment.
• Receive training and adhere to required safety protocol.
• Assist with maintaining a safe and presentable venue.
• Possess good time management skills and take direction well.
• Work well under pressure and readily adapt to change.
• Communicate effectively with others.
• Adhere to a proper dress code when reporting for your scheduled shift. Closed toe shoes are required. Visible undergarments, torn, frayed, dirty or stained clothing are not permitted.
• Maintain a courteous demeanor with park guests.
• Become familiar with the history, mission and future of Nathan Benderson Park and be able to communicate this information effectively to park guests.
• Other duties as assigned.

COMPENSATION

• This is an on-call, part-time, non-exempt position with an hourly starting salary range of $14-$16.

NBPC seeks to hire personnel who reflect the diversity of the communities they serve. All positions at NBPC are filled without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. All are encouraged to apply.

Public Notice of Scheduled Board Meeting Sept. 21, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE OF SCHEDULED BOARD MEETING

The Board of Directors of Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc., a Florida not-for-profit corporation, has scheduled its next Board meeting for September 21, 2022, at 2:00 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom. Please contact Sandy Sacks at ssacks@nathanbendersonpark.org or by phone at 941-358-7275, ext. 5807, to receive information on how to join the meeting. General business will include Board governance and other matters as may come before the Board. All are welcome to attend.

Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status or disability status in employment or in the provision of services.

According to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, any person desiring to appeal any decision made by the Board of the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc. with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purposes may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

RFQs Related To Event Needs (Eight Different RFQs)

This page is a list of the eight events-related RFQs, which are also independently posted.

Click Here For Nightly Security RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Nightly-Security-2022-2023.pdf

Click Here For Two-Way Radios RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Two-Way-Radios.pdf

Click Here For Ice RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Ice.pdf

Click Here For Equipment Rental RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Equipment-Rental.pdf

Click Here For Golf Carts RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Golf-Carts.pdf

Click Here For Chemical Toilets RFQhttps://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Chemical-Toilet.pdf

Click Here For Temporary Event Staff RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Temporary-Event-Staff.pdf

Click Here For Tents RFQ: https://nathanbendersonpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFQ-Tents-2022-2023.pdf

On-Call Event Technician I

POSITION SUMMARY The On-Call Event Technician I for the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc. in Sarasota, Fla., will support the Event Department in providing excellent event services for an array of events ranging from corporate meetings to international /...

Public Notice of Scheduled Board Meeting Sept. 21, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE OF SCHEDULED BOARD MEETING The Board of Directors of Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc., a Florida not-for-profit corporation, has scheduled its next Board meeting for September 21, 2022, at 2:00 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom. Please contact...

On-Call Event Technician I

POSITION SUMMARY The On-Call Event Technician I for the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy Inc. in Sarasota, Fla., will support the Event Department in providing excellent event services for an array of events ranging from corporate meetings to international /...

CanAmMex Event

Bradenton Herald, CanAmMex event at NBP.