The Facilities Coordinator provides leadership, vision, and supervision for the daily operation and management of the Student Recreation Center, the Intramural Fields (31 acres), and two auxiliary facilities: Moby Complex and South College Field House.
The Coordinator is solely responsible for personnel management, training, and scheduling for an average of 60 student staff. This position also manages supervision for Campus Recreation Department activity classes and University-scheduled activities, classes, and events in the Student Recreation Center and auxiliary facilities. The Coordinator works collaboratively with other areas within the Department, Division of Student Affairs, and throughout the University to enhance the users’ experience in recreation facilities or while participating in Campus Recreation programs/services. The Coordinator is committed to promoting Campus Recreation values of community, integrity, and development by creating an inclusive environment in department facilities and via programming to a diverse University community.
• Master’s degree in exercise science, physical education, kinesiology, recreation administration, sport management, leisure studies, student affairs, or comparable degree • Two years’ work experience in recreation center operations in higher education • Experience supervising, managing, and mentoring student staff • Experience developing and leading educational trainings
• Two-year 20-hr/week graduate assistantship in recreation facility operations • Direct personnel management experience: recruiting, hiring, training, scheduling, evaluating, and disciplining • Budget development and budget management experience • Experience with facility drop-in recreation programs in higher education • Experience with facility management software (e.g. Connect2 or comparable) • Fitness center personnel and facility operational management experience • Experience with programming or service delivery for diverse community populations • American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid Instructor certification
Internal Number: 201800908AP
About Colorado State University
Colorado State is located in Fort Collins, a city of 165,000 – 65 miles north of Denver. The City offers a unique blend of metropolitan advantages and small town friendliness. Located at the western edge of the Great Plains and at the eastern base of the Rocky Mountains, Fort Collins, with its ideal climate, provides easy access to numerous activities.
Colorado State University has approximately 33,000 students. Campus Recreation department employs 33 full-time staff (includes support, maintenance, custodial) and over 300 student employees.
Full-time positions include medical and retirement benefits.
Colorado State University is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.