SWAP: GAME DAY EVENT STAFF

Description of Position, Including Skills Required:

GAME DAY EVENT STAFF will work as a team to ensure the successful execution of Langara Athletics events at every game.  We require staff to perform the following:

  • All staff must assist with the setup, maintenance and tear down of home game events. 
  • Table Staff –
    • Scorekeeper:  Responsible for completing game scoresheets according to PACWEST/CCAA sport specific rules. They must communicate directly with visiting and home team coaches to ensure roster information is correct.  Knowledge of FIBA/FIFA rules is an asset.
    • Scoreclock Operator: Responsible for scoring games and ensuring timing protocol regulations are followed using the electronic scoreboard (Daktronics).  They must communicate with game officials in regards to the game clock, calls and start-of-game procedures. Knowledge of FIBA rules is an asset.
    • Stats Keeper: Responsible for recording all required statistical information with the use of a stats software (i.e CyberSports). An in depth knowledge of basketball rules (FIBA) is required, as well as attention to detail and accuracy.
    • Stats Spotter: Responsible for supporting the Stats keeper by communicating statistical information such as rebounds, assists, fouls, steals, etc.
  • Ticket Sales – Responsible for selling tickets, display set-up, completing summary sheets for attendance and any other duties as required. Must positively engage and assist guests with any questions they may have. Cash handling experience is an asset.
  • Camera Operations – Responsible for filming/live streaming basketball games. Must ensure fulfillment of game tape exchange protocol by filming the entirety of all conference games, editing captures into periods, quarters etc. and ensuring that both teams receive copies of the video immediately following each match
  • Ball Retrieval Crew (Soccer) – Responsible for event set up and take down. During the game must collect balls that come out of play, provide teams with a ball when appropriate, and clear the field of any objects to ensure the safety of the players and officials. Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs is an asset.

The shifts will be between 4-8 hours for basketball and soccer home games over the 2017-18 Season.


Job Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with a team
  • Self-starter with excellent time management & communication skills
  • Knowledge of Basketball and Soccer game rules is an asset
  • Scorekeeping experience is an asset
  • Experience using a digital scoreclock (Daktronics)
  • Cash handling and ticket sales experience
  • Camera operating and basic computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

 

Instructions to apply:

  • Must be approved for the SWAP program (See: langara.ca/student-services/financial-aid/swap.html)
  • Submit resume to dtolentino@langara.ca