Requisition Number: S00765P: Campus Rec - Competitive Sports Position Category: Staff Campus Location: Weber State University - Ogden, UT Hours Per Week: 40 Months Per Year: 12 Pay Grade: E32 FLSA: Exempt
Job Summary/Basic Function: The Coordinator of Competitive Sports (CoSpo) supports the Associate Director of Campus Recreation in overall management of the CoSpo Program and staff. This position provides leadership and direction for students within the Competitive Sports program. Programs include: competitive and recreational sports clubs (15-20 active clubs with ~400 members); intramural sports leagues and tournaments (40+ events with ~800 participants); extramural events; special events such as Homecoming Powder Puff tournament, Boys State and Girls State recreational activities, sports camps, etc., at the Ogden and Davis campuses.
Duties include: This position supervises and provides direct mentorship and student learning for 2-3 hourly student managers/leaders/interns, 20-40 Competitive Sports supervisors and intramural sports officials, and ~60 sport club student leaders. This position is directly responsible for the operation and oversight of 3-6 sport club teams and 10+ intramural leagues/events and should serve on department and division committees. Frequent evening and weekend work hours.
Other expectations of the Competitive Sports Coordinator position include the following: -Demonstrate commitment to valuing diversity and contributing to an inclusive working and learning environment -Monitor budgets and spending for supplies; actively seek to create new revenue streams and expand existing revenue streams. -Assist with assessment efforts of the Student Affairs (SA) division and within the unit including basic tracking of activities, program evaluation, and measurement of learning outcomes. -Collaborate with SA colleagues, academic colleagues, and other WSU campuses and centers to develop mutual relationships that directly benefit students. -Represent the Campus Recreation department and serve on various Student Affairs and University committees. -Support efforts to increase and embrace diversity. This position reports to the Associate Director of Campus Recreation.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s or equivalent + 2 year professional experience, (Master’s degree may be substituted for 1 year of professional experience)
Certifications: CPR/AED, First Aid or equivalent (within first six months of employment).
Must be registered with and/or eligible to officiate/referee for at least two sports with the UHSAA (or equivalent state or national groups/organizations) within 12 months of hire.
Demonstrated programming/operations skills. Demonstrated knowledge of risk management in area of expertise. Demonstrated budgeting skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree. Certification in federation high school officiating or other officiating experience Experience with hourly employee management, supervision, and training More than one year professional experience within a university setting Management experience within a competitive sports program.
Background Check? Yes
Benefits Summary: WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave.
Job Open Date: 04/15/2021 Review Date: 05/14/2021 Job Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes
Notes to Applicant: To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, current resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.
Screening of applications will begin May 14, 2021. Position will remain open until filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of employment.
Physical Activity of this position: Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles etc., using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Agility is emphasized. Important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion., Maintaining equilibrium to prevent falling. Walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. Amount of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium. , Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles. , Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees., Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. , Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. , Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction., Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time. , Moving about to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another., Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. , Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. , Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. , Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position. , Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. , Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. , Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance., Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Physical Requirements of this position: Very heavy work. Exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading.
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: The worker is subject to environmental conditions. Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes. , The worker is subject to outside environmental changes. No effective protection from the weather. , The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside. , The worker is subject to extreme cold. Temperatures typically below 32 for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions such as wind and humidity., The worker is subject to extreme heat. Temperatures above 100 for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity.