Intramural Sport Supervisor

Intramural Sport Supervisor Job Description

Under the direction of the Competitive Sports Supervisor, the Intramural Sports Supervisor is responsible for providing on-site supervision for intramural sport events and activities; enforcement of program policies and procedures; event set up/break down, and ensuring each event or activity is delivered in a safe and enjoyable manner with an emphasis on risk management and customer service.


Primary Functions

  • Prepares Intramural Sports sites for scheduled activities
  • Provides on-site supervision for leagues, tournaments, and special events
  • Enforces all program rules, policies, and procedures as outlined in the Aztec Recreation and Intramural Sports Handbook and Staff Handbook
  • Ensures each Intramural event is delivered in a safe and enjoyable manner with emphasis on risk management and customer service
  • Assists in the training and on-going evaluation and development of sport officials
  • Establishes and maintains effective communications and working relationships with intramural sport participants and spectators
  • Attends and participates in regularly scheduled staff meetings and training clinics
  • Maintains a positive and patient attitude at all times
  • Has knowledge of the mission and goals of Aztec Recreation and the Associated Students and demonstrates a commitment to achieving them
  • Assists with other relevant duties as assigned

Customer Service and Collaboration

  • Establishes and maintains working relationships with various A.S. and University departments
  • Greets all customers in a timely manner
  • Assists all customers with questions and/or comments
  • If unable to assist, refers customer to someone who can
  • Maintains positive and effective working relationships with all customers • Informs supervisor of any customer issues


  • Ensures all operations are conducted with safety of staff and customers as first priority, and in accordance with the Injury and Illness Prevention Plan and other safety policies
  • Adheres to Associated Students’ Code of Safe Practices
  • Reports accidents to supervisor and reviews changes required to avoid reoccurrence Ensures completion proper documentation is completed for each accident (employee and/or non-employee) and forwards to supervisor
  • Reports maintenance problems and/or broken and unsafe equipment to the appropriate party immediately


Minimum & Preferred Requirements


  • Must be currently enrolled at San Diego State University, taking a minimum of 6 units
  • Priority given to Work Study


  • Must be able to officiate 2-3 sports at the collegiate Intramural level
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles and practices for the effective training and supervision of Intramural Sports Officials
  • Experience with event management and customer service preferred
  • Knowledge and/or participation of Aztec Recreation programs and facilities required

License & Certification:

  • First Aid and CPR/AED certifications are required
  • Valid California Drivers’ License and proof of automobile insurance are required


  • Must complete Gender Awareness training within 30 days of hire


  • Must be capable of maintaining positive working relationships with staff and customers
  • Must be able to exercise tact and exhibit sound professional judgment
  • Must be able to work with confidential items and understand the importance of confidentiality in project work
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • Must be able to follow oral and written directions and follow projects through to completion
  • Must be punctual and regular in attendance: arrive on time and ready for the workday
  • Must be professional and courteous at all times
  • Must be able to work well with different work styles
  • Must possess a friendly attitude and demeanor


  • Ability to work under pressure and with constant interruptions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to relate and communicate effectively with a diverse population of students, staff, faculty, colleagues and guests
  • Must have strong English language skills and the ability to read, write and verbally communicate at a level appropriate to the duties of the position


This is a part-time position. Flexibility and willingness to work irregular hours and days, including mornings, evenings, and weekends as needed by program schedule. Open schedule availability and willingness to pick up additional shifts on short notice preferred. Work shifts will be scheduled with full consideration of employee’s academic schedule.

WORK ENVIRONMENT  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work conditions may vary depending upon the location of programs; programs may occur indoors and outdoors, therefore requiring exposure to a variety of elements. While working indoors, the lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment with standard office equipment available and in recreation environment with standard gym and sports equipment. When working outdoors for program activities, exposure to sun, heat, wind, rain, weather and other outdoor elements expected. Outdoor areas will include field areas, pools, and courts. Work may involve exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical requirements include but are not limited to: walking, walking over rough or uneven surfaces, bending, stooping, climbing, and working in confined space, lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying loads up to 50 pounds (unassisted) and 75 pounds (with assistance). Work may require standing and moving for extended periods. This position may also call for occasional business-related driving.


Inside the Organization:

  • Reports to the Competitive Sports Supervisor
  • Works closely with the Competitive Sports Manager and Competitive Sport Program Assistant
  • Interacts with Intramural Sport Officials and Competitive Sports Office Assistants •
  • Interfaces with other Aztec Recreation Staff

Outside the Organization:

  • Athletic Department coaches and staff

MVR and DMV record review is required for positions that drive university vehicles and/or passengers for program related trips.