Job Number: 30124951 Full/Part Time: Full Time Schedule: Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM with some night and weekend shifts Salary: $54,200 - $93,200
Position Information Reporting to the Assistant Director of Recreation for Outdoor Excursions and Ropes, the Team Building and Climbing Coordinator is a critical member of the Recreation programming team responsible for the development, management, oversight, and assessment of the Ropes program. These areas include the Challenge Course, Mobile Rock Wall, 'The Rock' indoor climbing and bouldering facility, and driver and trailer training. Important duties include risk management, staffing and supervision, program development and implementation, and oversight and maintenance of facilities and equipment. The incumbent works closely with departmental, divisional, campus, and community partners to deliver client service-based programming aligned with campus goals at all levels.
The full salary range for the Team Building and Climbing Coordinator is $54,200 - $93,200 annually. However, the expected pay scale for this position is $54,200 - $64,400 annually.
We base salary offers on a variety of considerations, such as education, licensure and certifications, experience, and other business and organizational needs.
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Education Education Requirements
Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required Advanced degree in Outdoor Education, Recreation Administation, Leisure Studies, Student Personnel Administration, Higher Education, or a related field. Preferred
Certification Requirement Red Cross CPR. Required Standard First Aid Training Certification. Required Climbing Wall Instructor (CWI) Required ACCT Level 1 Required ACCT Level 2 Required Challenge Course Manager Required Driver/Trailer Training Preferred
Condition Requirement Ability to obtain the following certifications within 8 months of hire: CWI, ACCT Level 1 and 2, Challenge Course Manager Required Ability to obtain CPR/First Aid certification within the first 6-months of hire. Required
Experience Requirement 6 - 10 years of related experience. Required Experience supervising or mentoring college age students, maintaining climbing wall/challenge course equipment, student development, and leadership training. Experience working with diverse populations/clientele. Preferred Experience leading and advising participants and teaching technical skills; ability to lead and supervise in potentially extreme environmental conditions. Preferred Professional experience working in university outdoor programming including and facilitation, challenge course, and climbing walls. Preferred Experience in programming involving team/group/community building, challenge course facilitation, indoor climbing. Required
Minimum Requirements Special Condition Requirement Ability to successfully pass FBI and DOJ Criminal Check. Required Must possess or obtain a Valid CA Driver License in accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Required Shift Work (hours outside standard Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM work hours) Required
Preferred Qualifications Advanced proficiency in the use of computer applications relevant to job duties. Skills to deliver highly effective service orientation, program management, and make sound judgments decisions; able to use critical thinking skills to develop original and creative problem solving ideas in a varied and challenging environment. Demonstrates advanced client service leadership, entrepreneurial spirit and creative thinking skills to resolve non-standard issues. Strong leadership and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across the organization. Advanced knowledge of program activity and best practices. Demonstrated ability to analyze and improve programs and processes as needed. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in the English language. Demonstrated ability to incorporate key program information for inclusion in web-based and other marketing materials.
Additional Information Advanced knowledge of campus policies and procedures.
Familiar with risk management practices for team building and recreational climbing programs and facilities.