Grand Canyon University is seeking a new Facility Coordinator. This position, under direct supervision, is responsible for assisting with the oversight of the daily operation of the Lopes Performance Center (LPC) and Canyon Activity Center (CAC).
Provide assistance with planning and oversight for all LPC and CAC facility and operational needs, which may include housekeeping, maintenance, and coordination of event set-up requirements.
Coordinate with other GCU departments to determine supplemental set-up requirements for events held in the LPC & CAC.
Hire, train, and evaluate student workers.
Coordinate custodial and maintenance needs to include facility repair and equipment purchase, repair and replacement.
Communicate facility information effectively to facility users and campus community.
Oversee daily use and administration of recreation center membership management software system.
Maintain accurate participant and program data and compile customer usage reports.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management or related discipline from a regionally accredited institution required.
2 or more years related work experience in the Campus Recreation or other closely related field is preferred.
An equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be substituted upon hiring supervisor’s approval.
Certification in CPR and First Aid is preferred.
Must be able to pass pre-employment background check
Proficient planning and organizational skills
Ability to counsel, advise, coach, and mentor student workers.
Ability to develop effective relationships with students/individuals of diverse cultural backgrounds.
Ability to work evenings and/or weekends depending on scheduled events.
Ability to observe safety rules.
Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.
Internal Number: R000029097
About Grand Canyon University
Why Grand Canyon University?History of Grand Canyon UniversityMore Than 65 Years of ExcellenceGrand Canyon University is Arizona’s premier, private Christian university where students find theirpurpose in pursuit of their dreams. GCU was founded in 1949 as Grand Canyon College in Prescott, AZ.During its early years, Grand Canyon developed a strong reputation for quality education in teaching, nursing, health care and fine arts. After transitioning into Grand Canyon University and relocating to Phoenix, the university rapidly grew in the higher education landscape.GCU now serves as a leading non-profit institute where students thrive academically, personally and spiritually on the university’s vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities and online through its innovative digital platform. With a $1 billion investment, GCU has been able to build new technology infrastructure, offer in-demand STEM programs, expand academic offerings and more, while committing to its mission based on a Christian worldview.Exciting Growth & ExpansionGCU is experiencing an era of transformation and rapid growth that’s exciting not only for our students and local community, but for our faculty and empl...oyees too! Our vibrant campus in the heart of Phoenix continues to grow with new classroom buildings, amenities and state-of-the-art facilities like GCU Stadium and Brazell Field at GCU Ballpark for game days like no other. We continue to expand our catalog of online and campus offerings in high-demand fields, impact the community with our GCU enterprises and focus on our commitment to service by revitalizing the community.Thriving Work EnvironmentWe welcome new talent to explore rewarding opportunities and the chance to be a part of something great. Here, you’ll join a fast-paced culture that values our Christian principles and work among teams enthusiastic about making a difference. You’ll be surrounded by colleagues who share your drive, push to raise the bar and exceed expectations within an energized and innovative work setting. Whether you’re pursuing a faculty or a position at one of the enterprises, you will play an important role in our mission to elevate higher education and help GCU students find their purpose, as your find yours at GCU too.Generous Benefits & Special PerksTake advantage of GCU’s full range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disabilityinsurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) savings plan, team-building activities, discounted event tickets, gyms in every location, financial planning services and worship events.Working at GCU offers more than just a paycheck and generous benefits, it offers the opportunity to contribute toward the greater good and experience something greater than yourself. In addition to four weeks of paid time off within the first year, employees may take up to two additional paid days off to volunteer. Many employees choose to volunteer with GCU’s partner Habitat for Humanity and support this great cause benefitting our neighborhoods. GCU has currently renovated over 170 homes with a goal to rehabilitate 700 homes, and employees have volunteered 6,400 hours of their time.Our commitment to education also extends to our employees and their families. We create pathways for employees to progress their career here, as well as continue their education for career advancement. Full-time employees may participate in an Education Tuition Discount Program that offers up to 100% of tuition costs for themselves and/or two family members.We invite you to be a part of this exciting, unprecedented era of transformation! Help shape the futures of our students, university, community—and your own. Find Your Purpose at GCU. For more information, visit gcu.edu