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Intramural Sports Official

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Applicants requiring an accommodation for any portion of the hiring process should submit a Disability Accommodation Request to the ADA Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Compliance (OEOC) online, via the OEOC website; https://uarkf-gme-advocate.symplicity.com/public_report/. Applicants are required to submit a request for each position of which they have applied. 

For assistance or questions, please contact OEOC at (479) 575-4019. 

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must attend one (1) New Officials' Information Session prior to attending the sport specific training. Sport specific training dates will be announced at the information sessions. Tuesday, September 5, 2017 7:00 p.m. HPER 103 Monday, September 18, 2017 7:00 p.m. HPER 103 Prior to each sport specific training please assure to have acquired all the necessary paperwork for University payroll

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number HS324P
Quick Link for Posting http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/21445
Working Title Intramural Sports Official
Department University Recreation
About the University

Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 26,700 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.

Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance, as well as 12 official holidays and a choice of retirement programs.

About the College/Department
Department Home Page http://urec.uark.edu
Job Type Hourly/Student
Summary of Job Duties

UREC Intramural Sports Officials will enforce the rules and regulations for particular sports, officiate assigned games, check-in participants, and facilitate pre-game meetings with captains. This position will highlight the rules and policies of the UREC Intramural Sports program, and will complete appropriate paperwork at the conclusion of each game.

Minimum Qualifications: Please ensure that all relevant application materials include details addressing the minimum qualifications. Applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications will be disqualified from consideration.
  • Enrolled in at least one credit hour at the University of Arkansas – Fayetteville
Does this job require any license(s)/certification(s)? No
If yes, please specify
Preferred Qualifications
  • Officiating experience
  • General sport specific knowledge
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
Physical activities associated with this position

The following physical activities are associated with the position and will be performed with or without an accommodation. All individuals are encouraged to apply.

  • High amounts of running required
Work Schedule Flexible hours, Sunday - Thursday (nights)
Overtime Eligible Yes
Is this position weather/event essential? If yes, the employee in this position will report to work at the scheduled time when the University is closed due to inclement conditions. No
Work Location/Building Fayetteville Campus - HPER building, UREC Sports Complex
Benefits Eligible No
Appointment Percent 0
Salary/Hourly Range $10.00 per game
Does this Position require a Motor Vehicle Reports Check? No
Does this position require a background check? No
If yes, please specify
Does this position require a substance abuse test? No
Pre-employment Screening Requirements

Posting Detail Information

Future Open Date
Close Date 09/28/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Start Date 09/10/2017
Anticipated End Date (for hourly postings) 09/28/2017
Recruitment Contact Information

For any questions regarding this posting please contact the Intramural Sports department at (479) 575-2986 or by email at imsports@uark.edu

All application materials must be uploaded to the U of A’s employment system at jobs.uark.edu. Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Special Instructions Summary

Applicants must attend one (1) New Officials’ Information Session prior to attending the sport specific training.

Sport specific training dates will be announced at the information sessions.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
7:00 p.m.
HPER 103

Monday, September 18, 2017
7:00 p.m.
HPER 103

Prior to each sport specific training please assure to have acquired all the necessary paperwork for University payroll

Hiring Location 222 Administration Building Fayetteville, AR 72701.
EEO Statement

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

Internal Posting No
City, St. Fayetteville, AR

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently enrolled in at least 1 credit hour at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you able to work week nights after 4pm?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Sometimes
  3. * What year are you in school?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How many years of officiating experience do you have?
    • None
    • At least one year but less than two years
    • At least two years but less than three years
    • At least three years but less than four years
    • At least four years but less than five years
    • More than five years

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents