Student Assistant Operations and Event Staff

Job description

Job Title: Student Assistant Operations and Event Staff
Location: UWG Recruiting Location
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 228592
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Job Summary

"• Provide exceptional customer service to all guests hosting and attending events in the facility and around campus

• Execute assigned operational duties to ensure safety and security during events

• Be an information expert by becoming familiar with all aspects of the Coliseum policies and procedures

• Enforce facility policies at all times

• Understand and perform emergency procedures when necessary

• Maintain all court and event spaces throughout the facility including: Arena Floor, Concourses, Locker Rooms, and Classrooms

• Attend scheduled staff meetings and trainings as assigned

• Perform risk management checks as assigned

• Set up, staff, and break down events held at The Coliseum and around campus including: Athletic competitions, Commencements, Concerts, Move-In Days, etc.

• Work with other departments on campus such as Housing, Dine West, Facilities, Townsend Center, etc. performing duties as requested

• Perform other duties as assigned"

Required Qualifications

"- Must be available to work during the summer

- Must be available to work all Home Football games (Saturday’s)

- Must be available to work all large events (HS Graduations, UWG Commencements, Move-In Days, etc.)"

Must be a current UWG student and have a minimum 2.0 GPA

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Customer service, ability to work well with others, communication, etc.

Walking, standing, bending, squatting, kneeling, and/or lifting for extended periods of time. The ability to lift 50+ pounds. Adapt to some weather conditions.

Other Information

Student Learning Outcomes:

Communicate effectively with co-workers and guests, identify and solve issues that arise during events and conversions, etc.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/9/2021
Application Due: 9/23/2021
Work Type: Full Time