Soccer 7’s Referee - Ottawa Sport & Social Club

Post date: May. 8, 2019

Application Deadline: May. 31, 2019

Position Start Date: May. 14, 2019

OSSC Soccer 7’s Referee

(Part-Time Evening Position)


The soccer referees will be the eyes and ears of the OSSC in our refereed soccer leagues (Turf Soccer 7’s at Wesley Clover Parks). They will be required to have an excellent understanding of soccer rules, etiquette and OSSC policies. They will referee games, set-up the field (when needed), liaise with members and provide clarification of OSSC rules and policies.




  • Thoroughly comprehend OSSC soccer rules (for 7’s) and general soccer refereeing guidelines;
  • Setting up the OSSC fields at Wesley Clover Parks (setting up cones);
  • Commitment to refereeing 90% to 100% of games in each season;
  • Being assertive, audible and alert while refereeing all games;
  • Communicating with facility staff on-site and/or OSSC office staff to ensure leagues run smoothly;
  • Ensure games start and end on time;
  • Report any incidences (serious injuries, overly aggressive play, etc.) from shifts by 10am the next morning to alert OSSC office staff;
  • Maintain a professional level of conduct and interact with members to ensure they are having a great experience;
  • Have fun and socialize with OSSC members!




  • Be a positive, fun, outgoing and enthusiastic person!
  • Arrive at the facility 15 minutes before game time to meet with captains and ensure facility is ready for games;
  • Bilingual (French/English) an asset (but not mandatory);
  • Wear OSSC referee shirt and bring whistle to every shift;
  • Previous referee experience is required.


Weekly shifts will be at the Wesley Clover Park – Turf Field and due to unexpected changes in our referee’s availability we have an opening on Tuesday evenings effective immediately. Games will be Tuesdays from 7-11pm (60 min or 90 min games).




  • Compensation will be:
    • Non-accredited referees: $30 per 90 min game
    • Accredited referees (with OSA): $35 per 90 min game
    • Non-accredited referees: $20 per 60 min game
    • Accredited referees (with OSA): $25 per 60 min game
  • OSSC sport league and tournament discounts.



If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to Please reference “OSSC Soccer Referee Application” in the subject line.


The Ottawa Sport &Social Club was developed from our desire to be the largest multi-sport provider in the city. This journey started in 2003 with the Ottawa Sport & Social Club (OSSC) and in the last 13 years the company has expanded to Halifax, Victoria, Kingston, The Bay of Quinte, Windsor and London (Ontario). All our organizations create, organize and manage sports leagues, tournaments and special events for adults. You can check out our website at  

Type of Position: Part time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: $20-30/hour

Contact Details

Contact Name: Jennifer Byberg
Location: Ottawa
85 Hinton Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Y0Z7
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