The University of Winnipeg is currently hiring individuals as Event Assistants for the upcoming 2017-018 Wesmen basketball season and other on campus sporting events.

  • Assists and/or directs the public and acts as usher
  • Issues and/or accepts entrance admission, sells tickets, accepts cash, reconciles cash and ticket sales and completes appropriate records
  • Sells food and beverage items, accepts cash, makes change, reconciles cash and completes reports
  • Sets up, positions and disassembles equipment and/or fixtures (ie: bleachers)
  • Announces events, plays music, ensures audio and visual equipment is operating properly and returns equipment to equipment desk
  • Acts as scorekeeper for events including recording progress and statistics of event, obtains signatures of officials and completes score sheets and/or events summaries
  • Operates timekeeping equipment following established rules and procedures, disconnects and returns equipment to equipment desk
  • Enforces safety regulations and controls access to facilities
  • Assists coordinators of recreation and athletic events as required
  • Records and compiles statistics for an event and may provide results to the press and/or media

  • High school completion or equivalent
  • No previous experience is necessary as on-the-job training is provided
  • Familiarity with recreational and sports activities (particularly basketball and volleyball) would be an asset
  • An equivalent combination of education, experience and skills may be considered.

More information can be found here.  Those interested can apply online here.

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