Basketball Official - Sport & Social Group

Post date: Aug. 8, 2019

Application Deadline: Aug. 16, 2019

Position Start Date: Aug. 21, 2019

Sport & Social Group is looking for a new teammate!  Although you won’t find anyone wearing a suit, we take our business seriously.  Join an active, hardworking, and dedicated team in the sports industry.

Sport & Social Group provides sports leagues for adults.  The organization has grown to over 130,000 members playing in a huge variety of sports year-round and has a vision for growth of 1 million members playing in multi-markets. Currently, we operate in eight Canadian communities and two US cities.

Candidates must be a great fit with the Sport & Social Group Core Values:

  • Chase the Vision                 
  • Deliver What You Promise
  • Take Pride in What You Do
  • Get Shit Done
  • Treat Everyone Like Your Best Friend
  • Find a Better Way


  • The candidate will be responsible for coordinating and refereeing Wednesday night Men's Officiated Basketball leagues and/or Wednesday night Co-ed Officiated Basketball leagues
  • Games will be played at Clarkson CC, Burnhamthorpe CC, Fairview PS and Applewood Heights SS
  • Expected game times will range between 7:00pm-12:00am every week
  • We are seeking referees for the spring and summer season from Wednesday, September 11th until Wedneday, December 4th


  • Ensuring that all rules of the game are being followed by all players
  • Explaining the rules to all players as needed and ensuring that all participants understand game expectations
  • Maintaining standards of play and ensuring all players are conducting themselves appropriately during game play
  • Signaling participants to make them aware of infractions to otherwise regulate play or competition
  • Inspecting sporting equipment and/or examining participants in order to ensure compliance with event and safety regulations
  • Keeping track of game times and start/stop play when necessary
  • Resolving claims of rule infractions on site and assess any necessary penalties according to game rules
  • Verifying the score with both teams at the end of the game


  • Strong knowledge of the game of basketball
  • Confident personality and ability to take on a leadership role on site
  • Ability to be pro-active and problem solve issues that could arise
  • Previous experience as a basketball coach or referee is mandatory
  • Experience playing with the Sport & Social Group is an asset


  •  All of our basketball officials will earn $30/hour
  • Our referees are also invited to participate in all of our tournaments at no charge.  Please note that to be eligible to play in a tournament for free you must work a regular shift in the current season.

For more information on the Mississauga Sport & Social Club please visit

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

Contact Details

Contact Name: Nurissa McWilliam
Location: Mississauga, ON
245 Eglinton Avenue East
Suite 420
Toronto, ON M4P 3B7
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Web Address: by Email