The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Coordinator of Competitive and Recreation Sports who will be responsible for the organization and administration of intramural, club, and recreation programs, as well as facilities within campus recreation.
The incumbent will: recruit, hire, train, and supervise students to assist with program activities; maintain records and reports and assist risk management with an assessment of programs; and prepare and monitor the budget for programs. The position requires creativity and innovation to develop programs that are responsive to the needs of a diverse student population. Job responsibilities require the ability to perform independently during variable work hours, including evening and weekend hours.
Master's Degree Preferred and Bachelor's Degree Required with proven experience in supervising competitive sports, climbing wall, and various recreational sport activities and special events. Knowledge of variety of sporting activities. Ability to work evenings and weekend hours. Ability to work indoors and outdoors. CPR/AED and First Aid Certification. Prior officiating experience.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Administrator.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19006416
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.