Recruitment Number: 4527 Reports To: Working Title: Boating Director Cost Center: IR7050 Bargaining Unit: FLSA: E Job Code: 007511 Job Location: UCI Campus Percent of Time: 100% Work Schedule: 8am-5pm Appointment: Career
The Campus Recreation Director of Boating serves as the primary administrator for all aspects of the boating program at the City of Newport Beach's Marina Park facility. Duties assigned to this position include, but are not limited to the following: responsible for planning and developing and administering all aspects of the boating program including setting policies and procedures, developing and scheduling classes and events for sailing, kayaking and stand up paddling. Specific duties include: budget analysis; development and administration of programming areas; identifying, hiring, training, supervising, and evaluating staff; developing course curriculum and teaching methods and standards; oversee maintenance, storage, purchasing and use of all sailing and boating equipment; assist with promoting and marketing classes and events; review and development of Risk Management plans; development of participant and staff instructional and training manuals. Additional duties include serving as the liaison to the City of Newport Beach collaborative Sailing program; assist in developing and managing a long term relationship with the City of Newport Beach as well as researching and developing other opportunities for UCI involvement in additional programs within the Newport Harbor.
BA/BS in Physical Education, Recreation or related field with 2 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Strong sailing and boating skills. Demonstrated successful experience with dinghy, keelboat, small powerboats, kayaks and stand up paddleboards. Thorough knowledge of safety and liability considerations related to operation of a sports and activity program in boating environment and the ability to adapt programs as needed. Knowledge and skill in the nature of boating instruction and activities including safety, personnel, and programs. Experience teaching sailing and other boating programs in a structured program. Demonstrated ability to select and administer safe activities that meet departmental objectives. Demonstrated understanding of risk management policies and procedures. Strong communication skills, both written and oral. Demonstrated ability to make informative presentations to a variety of groups. Ability to write grants and successfully maintain the current Boating Safety grant. Knowledge of boat maintenance, repairs, and all related equipment. Demonstrated successful experience managing budgets including the ability to maximize program profits and develop creative means to add new program funding. Effective interpersonal skills to interact with students, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, peers, and the community. Demonstrated interpersonal skills to effectively interact with people from a variety of ethnic, socioeconomic and educational backgrounds. Ability to interpret university, department and city policies and procedures with regard to utilization of staffing and programming. Skill in working independently to develop program objectives and methodology in attaining those objectives. Skill in mediating conflicts, protests and disputes related to recreation programs. Proficiency in standard computer skills. Recognized CPR/1st Aid/AED certification.
Master's degree in Physical Education, Recreation or related field and two years of related experience, or equivalent level of education/experience. Competitive sailing experience. Successful experience working with community organizations and developing joint programs or events with non-campus agencies. United States Sailing Association Instructor certification or comparable professional boating certification.
Below are general guidelines on the position's physical, mental, and environmental working conditions. In accordance with applicable state and federal law, UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.
Bend: Not Applicable Squat: Not Applicable Crawl: Not Applicable Climb: Not Applicable Kneel: Not Applicable Handle Objects: Not Applicable Push/Pull: Not Applicable Reach Above Shoulder Level: Not Applicable Sit: Not Applicable Stand: Not Applicable Walk: Not Applicable Use Fine Finger Movements: Not Applicable Carry/Lift Loads up to 25 Pounds: Not Applicable Carry/Lift loads between 25-50 lbs: Not Applicable Carry/Lift Loads over 50 Pounds: Not Applicable Read/Comprehend: Not Applicable Write: Not Applicable Perform Calculations: Not Applicable Communicate Orally: Not Applicable Reason and Analyze: Not Applicable Chemical/Biological Agent: Not Applicable Construction Activities: Not Applicable Contact with Water/Liquids: Not Applicable Drive Motorized Equipment: Not Applicable Confined Spaces: Not Applicable Elevated Work Location: Not Applicable Radioactive Materials: Not Applicable Temperature Variations: Not Applicable Gas System: Not Applicable
Other Working Conditions: Weekend and evening hours required
Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
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