OPS Sport Clubs First Responder

Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Aug 10, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Auxiliary Services, Safety & Security, Conference & Special Event Administration, Student Affairs, Athletics, Student Activities & Services
Employment Type
Part Time

Job Summary

The OPS Sport Clubs First Responder serves as a First Responder during Sport Club home competitions and events.

Job Description

Essential Job Duties:
  • Attend to all injured participants by following basic First Aid and CPR protocols and remove athletes from play if necessary
  • First aid/emergency care and on-site injury evaluations during competitions and events
  • Have a firm understanding of/activate Emergency Action Plans
  • Call or direct someone else to call 911 if injury occurs beyond your scope of practice
  • Fill out Accident, Incident, and Event Reports after each event supervised
  • Be aware of where emergency exits, bathrooms and AED’s are located
  • Responsible for keeping all certifications current
  • Check facility for safety hazards; report any hazards to appropriate authority and take immediate action if necessary
  • Assist with setup and breakdown of events held on campus, including supplying water/ice
  • Answer questions from spectators and visiting teams to the best of your availability
  • Be able to refer spectators and participants to rules and regulations of facilities
Other Duties

Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Additional Job Description

Required Qualifications:
  • American Red Cross Professional Rescuer First Aid and CPR/AED certified
  • Up-to-date EMT, EMT equivalent, or higher certifications and licenses
  • Ability to work independently and handle stressful situations in a calm manner
  • Available to work nights and weekends
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Knowledge of First Aid and CPR protocols.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Skill in using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • Ability to thrive in an organization that values the diversity of its student body and workforce and actively promotes equity and inclusion.
  • Ability to interpret and apply laws, regulations, policies and procedures consistently.
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner with a diverse group of colleagues, students, and the general public.
  • Ability to work successfully as both a member of a team and independently with minimal supervision.
All employees are expected to:
  • Promote a common purpose consistent with stated University goals and demonstrate a commitment to students and the learning environment.
  • Possess the knowledge of general written standards and procedures utilized, and have the ability to read, interpret, and follow procedural and policy manual related to the job tasks.
  • Demonstrate the ability to respond to supervision, guidance and direction in a positive, receptive manner and in accordance with stated policies.
  • Provide quality customer service by creating a welcoming and supportive environment.
  • Present a professional image in word, action and attire.
  • Demonstrate professionalism in dealing with a diverse population while understanding and respecting each other’s view of the world, personalities and working styles.
  • Apply effective techniques to create working relationships with others to achieve common goals; successfully communicates and collaborates with others to achieve goals.
  • Demonstrate skills necessary to look at situations and processes critically to make recommendations for improvement.

FGCU is an EOE AA /F/Vet/Disability Employer.

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