Varsity Event Staff | uOttawa Gee-Gees

Varsity Event Staff

Posting Dates: 
Thursday May 16, 2019 to Saturday August 31, 2019
Number of Positions: 
10
Department: 
Communications, Marketing and IT
Duration: 
August 30th 2019, to March 31st, 2020
Hourly Rate: 
$14.00/hr
Job Description: 

Job Description:

The University of Ottawa, Sports Services is seeking high-energy, organized individuals who will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of all Gee-Gees home Football, Soccer, Rugby, Ice Hockey, Volleyball and Basketball varsity events in addition to special department activities.

The Varsity Event Staff team coordinates logistical support for teams and fans whilst providing a safe, enjoyable, and efficiently operated venue for all Gee-Gees varsity home events. This is an exciting opportunity for students to work in an energetic, team-based sport environment at the University of Ottawa. Please note that the majority of events take place on the weekends, and as such applicants must be available to work most weekends.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Game day operations
  • Facility and event set-up/ tear-down
  • Event access control, crowd management, and security
  • General game support

Qualifications:

  • Must be a registered University of Ottawa student
  • Ability to work 10 hours per week, predominantly evenings and weekends
  • Ability to exercise initiative, and good judgment
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people
  • Able to stand for long periods of time and lift over 20 pounds
  • Experience in customer service
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership, communication, and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of Gee-Gees varsity sports considered an asset
  • Bilingualism is an asset
Send resume to: 

All interested candidates must email a cover letter and resume to ggevents@uottawa.ca. Please note your full name and position title in the subject line of your email.