This position is critical in the management of the 10,500 sq. ft. newly constructed Lowman Student Center’s Kat Klub game room with 8 lane bowling alley. Primary responsibilities include manage the day to day operations and cash handling procedures. Perform preventative and general maintenance for all Brunswick bowling equipment, including but not limited to, bowling lanes, pinsetters, pins, ball returns, bowling balls, scoring equipment, and point of sale system. Staying well-informed of current regional and national trends of the bowling industry through professional organizations and networking. Assist in the development and recommendation of policies and procedures for the Kat Klub game room. Plan and implement programs, some revenue-generating, such as tournaments, pricing specials, glow experience, private events, lessons, clinics, etc. in the Kat Klub game room to ensure it becomes financially stable. Responsible for community outreach to ensure community leagues, especially during times students are off campus. Hire, train, manage, schedule, evaluate, discipline, and approve payroll for student employees. Collaborate with department team members to create promotional materials, increase programming, coordinate marketing efforts, conducting emergency action procedures and risk management plans, and develop and coordinate the ongoing student employee training program. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Requires detailed knowledge of university infrastructure, policies and procedures. Requires thorough knowledge of office systems. Must have the ability to solve operational problems and make suggestions for process improvement. Background in managing fiscal activities, including money transactions, creating cash-handling procedures, and budget analysis is necessary. Alertness and attention is required in the performance of duties to prevent injury to self or others.
Anticipated work schedule is Monday through Friday, 11 am to 8 pm. Must be flexible.
Anticipated start date for position is not until 9/1/2018.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.
Education and Experience Requirement:
Bachelor’s degree in Education, Business, Student Affairs, or a related field. Three years of experience in higher education administration, student programming, building operations, student employee supervising or in a related field. Master’s degree in Student Affairs preferred. Experience operating and managing game room operations with bowling lanes preferred. Formal training in bowling center equipment or certifications desirable. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Internal Number: 19533
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The Lowman Student Center is the on campus living room for Sam Houston State University, housing many different departments, programs, and amenities for students here at SHSU.