The fundamental reason this classification exists is to manage a city wide program of athletics under the direction of the Athletic Division Superintendent. The essential functions of this position are; to direct and supervise various programs, supervise subordinates, troubleshoot problems, perform administrative duties, and promote athletic programs and activities. Work involves working extended hours and holidays during peak seasons and special events. General supervision is received from the Athletic Superintendent.
Bachelor's degree in Recreation Administration, Sports Management, Physical Education, or a closely related field and three years’ experience in the management of a football or baseball stadium or a related sports facility, to include one year of supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience may substitute for the required education on a year for year basis.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the
requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
Must possess a valid Alabama driver's license as needed to travel to various sites. Must be willing to work varying and/or extended hours and holidays. Physical ability to work outdoors while being exposed to inclement weather conditions such as heat, rain, and cold.