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Assistant Director Recreation Facilities

Syracuse, NY

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The Department of Recreation Services at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is seeking to hire an Assistant Director Recreation Facilities to supervise daily operations of Archbold/Flanagan Gymnasiums and the Women’s Building including staffing, maintenance and risk management. Variable work schedule. Evenings and weekends required. Primary work schedule 6am-3pm.
Construction is now well underway on the Barnes Center at The Arch, a new health and wellness complex that will open in fall 2019. The new complex will provide students, faculty and staff a brand new space to improve their health and engage with a myriad of wellness resources as they balance the rigors of academic life and the pursuit of personal success.
The state-of-the-art complex at the transformed Archbold Gymnasium is designed as a vibrant hub for student services that will provide holistic support with comprehensive medical care, wellness resources and mental health support. The fully accessible complex will bring together the Counseling Center, the Office of Health Promotion, Health Services, Recreation Services and the Office of Student Assistance in one central location, helping to ensure a seamless approach to coordinating student services and promoting collaboration among student offices.
• Master’s degree in Recreation, Physical Education, Sports Management, Education or a related field
• Minimum of three years full-time professional experience in higher education recreation facility administration.
• Strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to interact with a diverse group of constituents are desired.
Job Specific Qualifications
• Minimum 3 years experience working in large multi site recreation facilities.
• Minimum 3 years experience developing and supervising student employees.
• Experience with managing the operations of multiple facilities
• 1st Aid/
Instructor certifications required
• Variable work schedule. Evenings and weekends required. Primary work schedule 6am-3pm
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Excellent planning and organization skills
• Excellent team work skills
• Excellent conflict management skills
• Excellent decision making skills
• Supervise daily operations of Archbold/Flanagan and Women’s Building, including facility entry, equipment check-out, and facility set-ups. Resolve patron facility use issues. Interact with facility users. Enforce policies and procedures relating to facility operations and use. Responsible for implementing risk management and customer service plans for Archbold/Flanagan and the Women’s building. Coordinate Emergency Action Plans while on duty. Coordinate maintenance activities while on duty. Assist reservation groups with entrance, set-up and utilization of facilities.
• Hire, train, supervise, develop and evaluate one full time coordinator and 50 student employees working in
the Facilities area. Create and manage student employee work schedules. Create, encourage and support
professional development opportunties for student staff. Ensure appropriate staff coverage of facilities during
all operating hours.
• Perform payroll functions for student employees accurately and on time. Temporary wages in excess of $100,000 utilizing department and University payroll systems. Oversee purchase, inventory and management of equipment check out equipment.
• Manage locker rentals, guest pass sales, alumni pass sales, and program registrations until Arch renovation project complete.
• Manage all functions of the laundry service including purchase and inventory of hand and bath towels and laundry detergent and maintenance and use of washing machines and dryers within a budget of $10,000.
• Assess and implement approved operations policies and procedures.
Physical Requirements
Not Applicable
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Application Instructions
In addition to completing an online application, please attach a resume and cover letter for consideration.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is a private research university of extraordinary academics, distinctive offerings and an undeniable spirit. With a gorgeous campus in the heart of New York State, a global footprint and a history that dates to 1870, we embrace diverse backgrounds and viewpoints.
Our student population includes nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students, representing all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. Our proud commitment to veterans and their families is unrivaled in higher education. Home to 11 schools and colleges, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. blends the foundational power of the liberal arts with the intense focus of professional programs. We offer undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Sport and Human Dynamics, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts.
A medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of the state, Syracuse, N.Y., is approximately a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Toronto and Montreal. With a metropolitan population of 700,000, Syracuse is a center for cultural, recreational and artistic events, including the Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse Stage, Symphoria, Destiny Mall, multiple sporting events, and festivals including Jazz Fest and Winterfest. The outdoor enthusiast will enjoy having the Adirondack Mountains, the Finger Lakes, Lake Ontario, and the Thousands Islands Region within easy driving distance of the Syracuse campus.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.
Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. has a long history of engaging veterans and the military-connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War II, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. into the national research institution it is today. The University’s contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members.
Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.
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