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Sports Center Supervisor

Athletics, Fitness and Outdoors Programs

Reed College is seeking a Sports Center Supervisor to provide excellent customer service, student worker supervision, and coordinate the building operations at the Sports Center. This role will assist the Sports Center leadership team with the day-to-day operations of the department.

In addition, this position will coordinate and support the daily functions of the Aquatics Facility including pool water chemistry, inventory of supplies and maintenance of filtration systems.

This is a part-time position working 30 hours per week, 11-months of the year, mid-July to mid-June. Pay for this position is $21.50 per hour. Reed College offers an exceptional benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with 10% employer contribution (after one year of service), educational assistance for employees and their children, 20 days of paid vacation, paid holidays, and many other campus amenities.

Who you are

  • Your focus is on excellent customer service.
  • You are comfortable working independently, others would describe you as self-motivated.
  • You understand the importance of building relationships at work while also have demonstrated understanding of professional boundaries.
  • Your coworkers trust and value your judgment and would consider you a strong team player.
  • You are committed to working with people from diverse cultural, racial, and economic backgrounds.
  • You enjoy communicating with a wide variety of people, both in person and in writing.
  • You have the ability to self-reflect and don’t mind being held accountable.
  • You show a willingness to listen, collaborate, educate, and work closely with colleagues towards a common purpose and departmental goals.

 What you'll do

  • Foster positive relationships with our patrons by encouraging active engagement with our programs. Maintain positive, effective, and productive working relationships with AFOP colleagues, Reed college employees, the general public and patrons of the Sports Center.
  • Oversee the maintenance and inventory of the Sports Center and AFOP equipment, facilities and supplies.
  • Coordinate and manage the scheduling of the facilities and programs.
  • Assist with planning and oversight of various athletics activities. Attend athletic program events when possible and works in conjunction with the Director to manage and cover home events and activities.


Three years of experience in the field of physical education or sports facility management; or any combination of experience and education that provides the individual with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to perform the job. A Valid Oregon Driver’s License and ability to lift 50 pounds. Availability to work nights and weekends as needed. Candidates not currently Pool Operator certified must be willing to be trained to become proficient.

Application Instructions

Click below to apply. You will be directed to Interfolio to create a free account and begin your application. A resume and cover letter are required. You can submit these documents in any format, but pdf works best. In your cover letter please address the following:

  • Which professional accomplishment are you most proud of?

As you apply online, you will be asked to provide an answer to the following:  

  • All members of Reed's community are expected to contribute to a diverse, equitable and inclusive campus. Employees who experience the most success at Reed are comfortable interacting with a diverse group of students, colleagues and community members. How would you use your skills and experience to contribute to inclusion and community growth at Reed?

 Applications will be considered as they are submitted so you are encouraged to apply early. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. 

Reed College replies to every candidate. We will confirm that your application is received, and if you are not selected, we will let you know as soon as possible.

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Reed College values cultural diversity and intellectual pluralism as critical components of academic excellence. We welcome applications from members of historically underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, persons who have served in the military and others who would bring additional dimensions of experience to our community.