Jan 10, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary: This position is crucial to the successful operation of the shared-use Ramsey Student Center and satellite facilities, reports directly to the Assistant Director for Facilities, and works as an integral member of the Recreational Sports staff in pursuing the departmental vision and mission. The Coordinator assists in the recruitment, hiring, training, scheduling, supervision and evaluation of two Graduate Assistants and all facility operations employees and supports programs sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, the College of Education and the UGA Athletic Association. This position also assists in the management of facility operations and provides evening and weekend facility support and event coordination, as needed.

Responsibilities: FACILITY MANAGEMENT: - Assist in facility upkeep, staffing, risk management, and event operations of Ramsey Student Center, strength and conditioning rooms, Rec Sports Complex, Club Sports Complex, and Pound Hall on the Health Sciences Campus. - Ensure the successful setup and take down of equipment for special events/programs conducted by Recreational Sports, the UGA Athletic Association, University Union, various student organizations and community groups. - Design and plan a comprehensive informal recreation program that will encourage safe and enjoyable participation for all patrons. - Assist in the management of facility construction and renovation projects, and other duties involving aspects of facility management. - Work closely with Facilities Management Custodial Forepersons to insure that daily cleaning and maintenance activities are being addressed in a satisfactory manner. - Assist with maintenance of facility access control system. - Help plan and design a comprehensive maintenance and replacement plan for over 300 pieces of strength and fitness equipment. - Assist with the department's annual inventory.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in field appropriate to area of assignment AND two years of administrative and appropriate program experience; OR Master's Degree in field appropriate to area; OR six years of progressively responsible administrative and appropriate program experience; OR any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved.

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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