The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

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Assistant Events Manager - Assistant Events Manager - Maverick Stadium

Hiring department Auxiliary Services
Monthly salary $1,972+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Variable
Posting number 13-06-27-01-8373
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

This position will require frequent evening, weekend and holiday work hours. Work days will often be 12 or more hours in length. Work conditions are outdoors and will require ability to work in all weather conditions.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


The Assistant Events Manager at Maverick Stadium is the primary point of contact for clients and the public during the running of events. This employee is responsible for their comfort and safety and has direct impact on the success of our events.

Essential Functions

Hiring, training, set-up and supervision of all scheduled events and will be responsible in making sure that all events are sufficiently staffed and ready to go in a timely manner. Coordination of facility maintenance is also required. Assist with event paperwork, client correspondence, payroll submission, and other business operations as needed.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

High School Degree or GED. 2 years of experience in a multipurpose public assembly facility or in automated systems operations, retail sales supervision, event operations, project operations, or other relevant field OR Bachelor's degree. Supervisory experience with part-time workers including hiring, training and scheduling. Experience in managing multiple priorities. Effective oral and written communication skills. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: If no high school diploma or GED, list highest grade completed; If some college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience with event manager at a football/track facility. Extensive knowledge of Track and Field set-ups and markings. Working knowledge of Lynx Track and Field timing system. Training in crowd control and safety. General knowledge of NCAA track and field rules. Fork lift operator certification. CPR and AED certification. 2 or 4 year degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in sports management, athletic administration and or sports and health sciences.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Criminal background check conducted.

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