The Assistant Director of Athletics for Events and Facilities will oversee and supervise all aspects of management, operations, and university coordinated maintenance of athletics facilities including administrative offices and sport facilities. Additionally, the position will assist in the development and implementation of the policies and objectives related to athletic events and facilities. The individual will have oversight responsibility over athletic event management operations and personnel. The Assistant Director of Athletics will work closely with the Deputy Director of Athletics in developing departmental objectives and long-range facility planning. Additional duties for the Assistant Athletic Director will include:
Provide overall leadership on special projects for the Director.
Responsible for overall development of policies/procedures and coordination of athletic facility rentals.
Work closely with University Facilities Management to prepare and maintain athletic facilities and act as liaison to campus and university units in assisting with the evaluation of policies and compliance to them as related to emergency management.
Provide supervision (including performance evaluation and discipline), training, hiring, and firing of staff for facilities, event management special events and rentals.
Sport supervision may also be included in the position responsibilities depending on the final candidate’s skills, experience and interests.
The Assistant Director of Athletics for Events and Facilities must comply with all University, Conference, and NCAA Division I rules and regulations. The professional responsibilities of this position will necessitate evening and weekend hours. Further duties may be assigned in support of the department’s mission and goals.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Applicants must apply through SIUE’s HireTouch website. Applications cannot be accepted through the NCAA Market or directly from the applicant. Applicants must submit a complete Civil Service Application, including a full employment history and academic transcripts through HireTouch. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
To apply, you can access the job at https://siue.hiretouch.com/cs-current-vacancies/cs-current-vacancies-job-details?jobID=9052&job=manager-of-sports-facilities-assistant-athletic-director-for-event-management-and-facilities-9052. Questions can be sent to Katie Zingg at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. (A) Bachelor’s Degree in Campus Recreation or Athletics, Sports Management, Business Administration, or closely related field.
(B) Three years of responsible experience in the maintenance and operation of sports facilities (such as intercollegiate, recreational, or intramural facilities), two of which were in a supervisory capacity.
2. One year of experience in the management of sports facilities, in addition to the training/experience required in #1.
Experience in a collegiate Division I athletic program
Internal Number: 9052
SIUE is a Division I NCAA institution and is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (men's soccer and wrestling).
The mission of the SIUE Intercollegiate Athletics program is to provide students with opportunities to enhance their education, to represent the University, and to participate in competitive sports while developing skills and understanding.