Post date: Sep. 7, 2019
Application Deadline: Sep. 13, 2019
Position Start Date: Sep. 18, 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 three 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 Wednesday, December 4th
- Explaining the rules to all players as needed and ensuring all rules of the game are being followed by all players.
- 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
- Previous experience as a basketball referee for an adult league is MANDATORY
- Basketball referee credentials are an ASSET
- Experience playing with the Sport & Social Group is an ASSET
- 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
- All of our basketball officials will earn $35/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 https://mississauga.sportsocial.club.
Type of Position: Part time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: $35/hour