Employment Opportunities


Current Employment Opportunities with the City of Meridian:

Job Title: Adult Sports Program Scorekeeper
Department: Parks and Recreation
Reports To: Recreation Sports Coordinator
Open Date: January 23, 2024
Close Date: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: $12.00 - $16.00 per hour, DOE

To Apply Please Visit: https://apps.meridiancity.org/jobs/

Job Summary:

Serves as scorekeeper for adult sports programs.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

•Set up facility for sports events;
•Locks and unlocks recreation facilities;
•Performs field and facility inspections
•Records score and times of games;
•Checks scoreboard & game clock equipment before each game;
•Notifies officials of any equipment problems;
•Keeps hand-written log of the score of each game;
•Communicates with League managers and enforces league rules;
•Reports league scores and standing to Adult Sports Coordinator;
•Acts as official scorekeeper;
•Performs minor field/gym maintenance on a nightly basis;
•Reports accidents using approved forms;
•Reports to Recreation Sports Coordinator on a weekly basis;
•Monitors sports rosters for illegal players;
•Enforce city ordinances such as dogs on leashes & alcohol policy.
•Perform other related duties as assigned or needed.

Job Specifications:

•Must be 16 years of age;
•CPR and First Aid certified highly desired, but not required;
•Working knowledge of the rules of softball and proper time keeping procedures;
•Visual acuity to read officials hand signals;

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

•Must have good public relations skills;
•Must be a good organizer;
•Must be able to work evenings and some weekends;
•Must display an attitude of cooperation and the ability to work well with others;
•Ability to act in an emergency;
•Ability to work as a team player;
•Ability to resolve conflict amongst participants
•Integrity, in the performance of assigned tasks;
•Ability to communicate with management, co-workers and general public with respect and in a pleasant, courteous manner.

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

•While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to temperature changes, night lighting and is subject to outside environmental conditions;
•Constantly requires clarity of speech and hearing, which permits the employee to communicate effectively;
•Frequently requires repetitive movement of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers;
•Constantly requires sufficient personal mobility and physical reflexes, which permits the employee to function in an outside environment to accomplish tasks;

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