Job Opportunities

Intramural Sports is a fun and exciting place to work! The games are relaxed and the rules are simple. We are looking for individuals who like to have fun but can be authoritative when needed. There are only a few requirements for you to work with us! This semester's hiring has already begun! Students who desire to work for Intramural Sports can receive an application at the Intramural Sports Office in the Mountaineer Field House. If no one is present at this office and you have further questions, please email the Student Director Rachel Francis.

You can also check out our Employee Handbook for specifics: Employee Handbook

Applicants must:Official

  • Have Federal or State Work Study
  • Be competent and confident enough to make calls that could be controversial
  • Be willing to learn all rules/procedures of each Intramural Sport

There are two possible job opportunities for applicants within Intramural Sports. You could be a Referee/Office Assistant or a Field Supervisor/Team Manager

Intramural Sports Official

Click here for the Application! Intramurals Ref-OA Application.docx

Duties

  • Have strong working knowledge of the sport’s playing rules or willingness to learn.
  • Be ready at the game site 15 minutes beforehand.
  • Assist with set up and take down of Intramural Sports events.
  • Ensure that the playing surface is safe and free from obstacles/obstructions.
  • Oversee the Intramural Sports contest and ensure participation takes place safely.
  • Communicate well with all officials, players, coaches, and spectators.
  • Conduct a pre-game meeting w/ team captains to go over rules and to answer questions.
  • Officiate the contest and enforce the rules judiciously as possible.
  • Keep score for Intramural Sports games.
  • Report any problems or concerns to the Supervisor, or the Director when need be.
  • Be open to discuss calls with the team captain (talk with the team captain about calls, but if they become irate find the Intramural Sports Supervisor on duty or Director).
  • Assist in completing any score cards at the conclusion of each game.
  • Wear your officials’ shirt to all Intramural Sports games and events.
  • Attend all official training sessions.
  • Be able to handle difficult situations such as injuries or disruptive players or spectators.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Intramural Sports Supervisor

Duties

  • Have strong knowledge of all Intramural Sports and willingness to learn.
  • Show up at the proper facility with all game equipment 20 minutes early and begin setting up for games.
  • Ensure that everything is set up properly.
  • Ensure that score sheets and forms are on the correct field/court.
  • Ensure the first aid kit is at the field/court and is fully-stocked.
  • Assist in examining facilities for safety hazards.
  • Ensure that the playing surface is safe and free from obstacles/obstructions.
  • Assign the Intramural Sports officials to their field/court assignments
  • Assist Intramural Sports teams to their correct fields.
  • Complete all required forms.
  • Ensure that all games are starting on time.
  • Oversee the Intramural Sports contest and ensure participation takes place in a safe manner. Never leave any Intramural Sports event unsupervised.
  • View Intramural Sports contests and attempt to anticipate problems.
  • Officiate contests when needed.
  • Provide guidance and support to the Intramural Sports officials.
  • Diffuse any potential problems involving spectators, coaches and players.
  • Fill out any forms that are required during Intramural Sports activities
  • Aid participants with injuries by providing First Aid and report all injuries or problems to the student Director.
  • Ensure equipment is stored properly, and the facility is in clean condition at the conclusion of Intramural Sports activities. (When playing at Jorgensen Park, the supervisor must ensure lights are turned out).
  • Maintain control during games.
  • Communicate well with all officials, players, coaches, spectators.
  • Be able to handle difficult situations such as injuries or disruptive players or spectators.
  • Ensure equipment is stored properly, and the facility is in clean condition at the conclusion of Intramural Sports activities. (When playing at Jorgensen Park, the supervisor must ensure lights are turned out).
  • Participate in all training meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned.