University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Athletics and Recreation Services 342

STUDENT ATHLETIC PROGRAM SPECIALIST

Assists faculty and staff with recreational/athletic programs. May be required to:

  • Oversee activities in gym, pool, field house, and indoor/outdoor recreational facilities, and intramural activities
  • Check valid identification, sign in and/or obtain signatures from patrons
  • Monitor reservations and usage time for sports/recreational facilities
  • Issue and monitor rental and disbursement of equipment, towels, etc.
  • Monitor area and enforce departmental policies and procedures
  • Open and close facility
  • Perform assigned cleaning and maintenance of equipment and facility (e.g., sharpen ice skates, inflate basketballs, etc.)
  • Operate skating rink resurfacer (Zamboni) and snowblower, as required
  • Keep usage records and listings, as required
  • Know and follow emergency procedures
  • Administer first aid
  • Manage lost and found
  • Receive and record cash receipts, as required
  • Usher athletic events
  • Work at concession stand
  • Perform routine laundry duties
  • Provide information regarding recreational, athletic, and intramural activities and facilities
  • Assist with the training of other student employees
  • Participate in training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as required

Requirements:

  • Prior experience in a similar position
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • First aid and CPR certification
  • Customer service and communication skills