The Support Specialist is responsible for assisting the professional staff in the daily operation of the Outdoor Adventures Center. Supervises student staff and is the main point of contact for patron information. Responsible for facility reservations to include customer contact, equipment setup/take down and equipment reservation requests. Trouble shoots facility/maintenance/technology issues and has oversight for the equipment rental check in and bike shop transactions.
Bachelor’s degree plus 2 years of relevant customer service experience required; equivalent education/experience considered. Technology proficiency in Microsoft Office with the ability to learn Filemaker Pro, WhentoWork, RecTrac/FinTrac software or other recreation management software and PC computer basics necessary. Must have supervisory experience. Valid Nebraska driver’s license or ability to obtain within first month of employment required.
Additional Salary Information: dependent tuition waiver, excellent professional development
Internal Number: S-190496
About University of Nebraska-Lincoln
The University of Nebraska, chartered in 1869, is an educational institution of international stature. A member of the Association of American Universities, Nebraska is recognized by the Carnegie Foundation as a Doctorate/Research Extensive university. A member of the University of Nebraska system, Nebraska serves as both the land-grant and the comprehensive public University for the State of Nebraska. The current student enrollment is more than 26,000, with approximately 8,500 students living on campus in residence halls and Greek chapters. We offer 39 doctoral and 73 master’s degrees, and 235 undergraduate majors. Through University Studies, students can also create their own major.
Campus Recreation manages approximately 372,000 sq. ft. of indoor recreation facilities and 170 acres of outdoor recreation fields, basketball, sand volleyball and tennis courts on both City and East Campuses, as well as a Leadership Training Center and Challenge Ropes Course near the edge of the city. Units within the Campus Recreation organizational structure include: aquatics, business operations, external relations, facilities operation, fitness and wellness services, information technology, ...injury prevention and care, instructional programs, intramural and extramural sports, massage therapy, member services, outdoor recreation, sport clubs, and youth activities. Lincoln offers all the amenities of a midsize regional city of 250,000.
Ranked in the Top 10 in many quality of life, safety, environmental and other studies, Lincoln is a remarkably comfortable and friendly community. With more parkland per capita than any other city in the U.S. and an intricate trails network, Lincoln offers a wealth of outdoor diversions. Lincoln is also one of the fastest growing metro areas in the Midwest. Downtown Lincoln lies at the southern edge of UNL’s City Campus and is seasoned by coffee houses, theaters, specialty shops, and restaurants offering cuisines from around the world.