Since 1878, Western University has been committed to serving our communities through the pursuit of academic excellence and by providing students, faculty, and community members with life-long opportunities for intellectual, social, and cultural growth. We seek excellent students, faculty, and staff to join us in what has become known as the "Western Experience" - an opportunity to contribute to a better world through the development of new knowledge, new abilities, new connections, and new ways to make a difference.
Sports & Recreation Services is one of the most diverse units on campus combining varsity Athletics, Recreation Activities and Facilities Operations into one unit working to contribute to the University's goals and objectives of offering the best student experience. Sport and Recreation Services offers a wide variety of services and experiences for Western students and faculty, alumni, the London community, and other stakeholder groups.
This is an exciting opportunity to work for the Western Mustangs. Western University is one of the best athletic programs in the nation and this is your chance to be a part of the team. As a member of the team you will report to the Event Manager and Game Coordinators and will be required to work home games for football, basketball, hockey and volleyball. You will be responsible for providing a safe and enjoyable event for fans and spectators.
- Venue preparation prior to an event
- Equipment set up and tear down
- Aiding in half time promotions
- Concession sales
- Strong customer service skills
- Knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, services and facilities
- Current first aid and CPR
- Flexible schedule (days, nights, weekends)
- Problem solving abilities
- Team oriented
Western offers a broad and exciting variety of part-time and temporary employment opportunities with ample room for job exploration and growth. Within our beautiful campus, you are part of a progressive work environment that promotes work/life balance including access to our state-of-the-art recreation centre. Apply for an opportunity to be part of the Western community and contribute to its success!
Please note, successful applicants may be required to produce current record check(s) (e.g. vulnerable sector, criminal record and police information) from a police service prior to commencing employment.
Applying at Western
To ensure that your application is given full consideration, please complete all relevant sections of the application. In addition, you can choose to supplement your application with a cover letter and current resume.
Consideration of applicants will include an assessment of previous performance, experience, and qualifications. Applicants should have oral communication skills in English.
Western Values Diversity
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 519-661-2194.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be acknowledged.