Coordinator, Recreation Center Operations

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The Coordinator, Recreation Center Operations will oversee coordination of the equipment issue desk and game room. Assist the Assistant Director of Operations with informal recreation areas. 

Manage inventory of equipment issue desk and game room supplies, equipment rentals, gymnasiums, and laundry services. Manage upkeep of equipment to support these areas. Responsible for rentals of 3000+ lockers, locker renewals, communicating locker renewal notifications, locker clean-out, impounding of items not removed and combination lock assignment. Responsible for updating and managing lockers and equipment in software program. Assist with the management of the informal recreation spaces that include the racquetball courts, game room, gymnasiums, and daily lockers throughout the facility. Assist with the development and the enforcement of policies and procedures for the informal recreation areas. Assess risk management issues involving patrons participating in informal recreation. 

Supervise, mentor, evaluate, and effectively lead 20+ Student Assistants and 1 Graduate Assistant. Recruit, hire, train, and schedule student staff in the positions at the equipment issue desk and game room. Manages payroll and OneUSG approvals. 

Primary liaison for department technology, both software and hardware needs. Primary liaison for department with vendor and department software management system for services. Serves as primary liaison for the department with Instructional Innovation & Technology. Basic oversight of technology infrastructure (network, audio, telephone, and network connected devices). Coordinates department technology inventory, ordering and supplies. Assists the Assistant Director Operations in developing and managing security initiatives at the Student Recreation Center, Indian Creek Recreation Area, and Panthersville Recreation Complex including key authorizations, security cameras, and ID infractions. Assists with the maintenance of security technology such as the keywatcher, door codes, and Panthercard access points. 

Other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's degree in Recreation, Sports Management, or a related field and three years of related experience; or a combination of education and related experience.

College/Business Unit
07/30/21, 10:59:00 PM

College/Business Unit: Student Services
Location: Atlanta Campus
Job Posting: 08/26/21, 2:04:13 PM


Founded in 1913 in Atlanta, Georgia State University is the second-largest and one of four research institutions in the University System of Georgia. The University serves one-fourth of the graduate students in the university system; it is within a one-hour commute of more than one-third of the state’s population. Approximately 80 percent of all Georgia State alumni live and work in Georgia.georgia_state_university1.jpg

Georgia State’s main campus is located on 34 acres in downtown Atlanta. University centers in Alpharetta, Brookhaven, Buckhead and Henry County offer students convenient suburban locations for graduate courses in business and education.

More than 50,000 students annually attend Georgia State University. While 90 percent of the students are from Georgia, students also come from all 50 states and 160 countries. More than 1,400 international students attend Georgia State and graduate students comprise 31 percent of the student population.

georgia_state_university2.jpgThe University offers more than 52 degree programs in more than 250 fields of study – from public policy and African-American studies to biology and health sciences. Degrees are offered at the bachelor’s, master’s, specialist and doctoral levels through six units: the College of Arts and Sciences, J. Mack Robinson College of Business, College of Education, College of Health and Human Sciences, College of Law and Andrew Young School of Policy Studies. In addition to the numerous degree programs, Georgia State offers full- and part-time programs and day, evening and weekend classes.

Students have many choices in extracurricular activities including more than 22 fraternities and sororities; and some 250 chartered student groups, including 60 degree-related student groups, seven religious, 24 law-oriented and 22 multicultural/international groups; and 10 honor societies. There is also an active student government association which includes the student senate and the judicial board.

The Georgia State Panthers are members of the Colonial Athletic Association and compete in 16 NCAA Division I intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports, including basketball, baseball, softball, golf, tennis, track and volleyball. The university announced in April 2008 that is will begin Division I-AA football in 2010.

The university’s innovative Touch the Earth program brings outdoor recreation ranging from backpacking, rock climbing, sailing, kayaking, rafting and water-skiing to out-of-state snow-skiing and snorkeling trips. And WRAS, Georgia State’s popular 100,000-watt radio voice, is the most powerful student-run radio station in the United States.


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