Reporting to the Associate Director of ThunderWolf Recreation, this position is responsible for managing a diverse Sports & Competition program, which includes the Club Sports and Intramural Sports programs – both in-person and virtual. Club Sports has a range of competitive and recreational clubs while the Intramural Sports program has a variety of sports offered throughout the year in both competitive and recreational formats. Additionally, the coordinator shall recruit and manage events for local youth teams and support the Coordinator Experiential & Youth Programs to host summer and seasonal youth programs.
This position will coordinate the daily operations, staffing, and strategic visioning for these programs as well as the support student development initiatives. The coordinator shall directly hire, train, develop and supervise student staff. This position will be responsible for growing Club Sports activity offerings in line with university needs and industry trends, while providing new and innovative Intramural programs for a largely non-traditional student base.
This position also works closely with all departments in Student Life, EPER, Athletics, Facilities and Auxiliary Services.
Bachelor's degree in recreation, physical education, or related field required. CPR/First Aid Certified.
Demonstrated knowledge in a wide variety of sports and recreational activities including virtual programming.
Demonstrated ability of professional communication.
Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a college or university recreation environment with emphasis on a student development driven program, during which time the applicant has acquired and demonstrated the ability to perform the essential duties of the position.
Minimum of 1 year experience in leadership of Club Sports and/or Intramural Sports programming, risk management, and fiscal management.
Experience in travel coordination and understanding of policies, procedures and safety measures accompanying travel (regional and national).
Experience in officiating and officials development.
Experience with ESports and virtual programming.
Master's degree in recreation, physical education, or related field preferred. CPR/First Aid Instructor Certification.
Officiating certification from a governing body in one or more sports.
Professional involvement such as the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association(NIRSA), National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).
Demonstrated experience with Discord, Twitch and other social engagement outlets.
Completed Graduate Assistant position in Club or Intramural programming.
Applicants must attach the following documents, in order to be considered for this position:
1. a letter of intent (cover letter); 2. a current resume or CV; 3. unofficial or official transcripts showing degree conferred; and 4. three professional references with contact information to the on-line application.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: http://www.colorado.gov/jobs Position #GGJ-09863-05/21 COORDINATOR OF SPORTS & COMPETITION
Additional Salary Information: FLSA STATUS: Exempt; position is not eligible for overtime compensation.
Internal Number: Position #GGJ-09863-05/21
About Colorado State University Pueblo | ThunderWolf Recreation
ThunderWolf Recreation at Colorado State University Pueblo offers trips, experiential programs, competitive sports and fitness programs to energize and engage the people of CSU Pueblo in meaningful and supportive well-being activities. Our Student Recreation Center opened in July 2008, and includes a fitness center, indoor track, gymnasium, pool, racquet sport courts, and more for members to support their overall health and well-being.