Successful candidates typically begin at the beginning of the salary range and receive scheduled salary increment increases in accordance with WAC 357-28.
Summary of Duties:
This position assists in the development, implementation, and execution of a comprehensive strategic event and facility management plan for all home athletic events in accordance with NCAA, Pac-12, WSU and State of Washington bylaws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures as approved by the Assistant Director of Athletics, Event & Facility Operations. This position oversees game day events and facility operations management for assigned sports/events requiring regular evening and weekend work.
Two year’s of experience in Athletic Event/Facilities Operations or other closely related area of Athletics or equivalent education/experience such as a bachelor’s degree in Sports Management or closely related field.
Must have, or be able to obtain, a valid driver’s license by time of hire.
Must be able and willing to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
Experience working with students, coaches, and administrators in a broad range of situations.
Experience working with broad event operations.
Experience with facility maintenance.
Demonstrated interpersonal relations skills.
Experience within intercollegiate athletics.
Experience that demonstrated the ability to function professionally under high stress, confrontational circumstances.
Experience that demonstrates the ability to provide clear information on an impromptu basis to individuals or groups of people.
Experience that demonstrates the ability to promote diversity.
Experience that demonstrates the ability to analyze problems and situations, consider viable alternatives, engage in creative thinking and resolve problems both in the long term and on short notice.
Knowledge and understanding of applicable rules and regulations, including State of Washington, Washington State University, Athletic Department, NCAA, and Pac-12 Conference rules and regulations.
"WSU is Washington's land-grant university with campuses located in Everett, Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, and Vancouver. Additionally, research centers are located throughout the state, extension offices are located in every county in Washington, and online degree programs are offered worldwide. WSU employees promote academic excellence and innovative research that serves the state, nation, and world. With a focus on innovation, excellence, and accountability, continual enhancement of research and educational endeavors are at the core of WSU's strategic priorities."