Work collaboratively with the Assistant Director to provide a comprehensive intramural sports and sports club program to meet the diverse needs of the UT Arlington community (a large and diverse university). TO APPLY: Applying for a staff job at U.T. Arlington is a two (2) step process. 1. Create an account or apply with Chronicle Vitae or Linkedin. 2. Apply for a specific job posting. Applicants must complete an online resume at https://uta.peopleadmin.com/postings/4976 with the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
Applications submitted on Bluefish will not be considered, you must apply through the UT Arlington website for consideration.
A review of applications will begin on February 9, 2018.
Leadership and supervision of the Intramural Sports program, which include 17 team sports and 27 individual and dual sports. Regular working hours are Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm. Hire, schedule, supervise, and train approximately 100 student intramural staff. Work collaboratively with the assistant director to provide a comprehensive intramural sports and sport club program to meet the diverse needs of the UT Arlington community. Plan and design sport offerings to include by not limited to sports leagues and tournaments. Collaborate with department staff to ensure facility spaces are maintained as needed to meet industry standards for programmatic use. Resolve sportsmanship issues including participant discipline. Coordinate or assist with department/University special events. Serve on campus departmental committees. Implement program assessment tools to assess market needs and interests, participant satisfaction and overall program feedback. Report on results, including strategies for process improvement. Performs other duties assigned.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Recreation, or related field. Two (2) years of experience in recreational sports or related field. Valid Class “C” Operator’s Driver’s License. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. One (1) year of supervisory experience. Prior experience in sports officiating.
Preferred qualifications: Master’s degree. Experience in collegiate recreation and intramural sports. Ability to work with diverse student population. Current American Red Cross CPR/AED Instructor Certification. Membership in NIRSA: Leaders in Collegiate Recreation.
Working Conditions: Occasional travel, irregular work hours, manual labor or other conditions unique to this position.
EEO Statement: UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Internal Number: S00651P
About The University of Texas at Arlington
Campus Recreation at the University of Texas at Arlington
provides recreational and leisure opportunities for students, faculty and staff through several areas: Informal Recreation, Intramural Sports, Fitness & Wellness, Sport Clubs, Adaptive Recreation, Aquatics and Spirit Groups. With over 38,000 students, UT Arlington is a diverse, growing, metropolitan university located in the heart of Dallas/Fort Worth.
The Maverick Activities Center is home to Campus Recreation and has nearly 4,000 visits daily during the fall and spring semester.