DIRECTOR OF ATHLETIC FACILITIES & TOURNAMENTS
Location: Hutchinson, Kansas//Hutchinson Recreation Commission
Status: Regular full-time, 40 hrs/week with medical and leave benefits
Starting Salary Range: $48,500-$55,000 annually, DOQ
Reports to: Executive Director, Hutchinson Recreation Commission
The Hutchinson Recreation Commission (HRC) is in search of a professional that embraces collaboration, innovation, and continuous process improvement to be part of our leadership team as Director of Athletic Facilities & Tournaments.
JOB SUMMARY: Leads HRC’s efforts to position Hutchinson as a regional and national destination for youth and adult sports tournaments and events. Responsible for the day-to-day program and concession operations of athletic facilities including Fun Valley Sports Complex, historic Hobart Detter Field, Community Gyms at Hutchinson Sports Arena and three city ball-field complexes. Maintains positive relationships with regional and national sports associations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develops and manages more than 35 sports tournaments annually, including: baseball, fastpitch softball, volleyball, basketball, and pickle ball.
Recruits regional and national sports teams (youth/adult) to participate in tournaments.
Hires, develops, and supervises tournament and concession staff at all division facilities.
Utilizes agency scheduling software to efficiently schedule fields, gyms, and division facilities.
Coordinates, organizes, and directs adult sport programs.
As assigned, performs various duties in relation to athletic/recreation programs, including planning, scheduling, supervising, and evaluating.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management with minimum of five (5) years of related experience and/or training. Considerable knowledge and demonstrated experience in sports, tournaments, facility management, public relations, and budgeting. Strong communication, organization, and time-management skills. Ability to work independently and at multiple facilities. Ability to work flexible hours – including evenings and weekends for tournaments and events – is required. Position open until filled.
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Hutchinson Recreation Commission; Attn: Director of Athletic Facilities & Tournaments; 17 E. 1st Ave; Hutchinson, KS 67501