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Game Day Worker

Columbia College (MO)
Columbia, Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Nov 8, 2021

Job Details

Game Day Worker

Department: Athletics
Location: Columbia, MO
Type: Staff, Part-time
Rate:$13 - $13 per hour (Pay range may vary based on geographic location)

Diversity Statement:
Columbia College is committed to creating an inclusive employee experience for all regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age or disability. The college maintains a safe place for open discourse; supports activities that promote diversity and inclusion; and overall, fosters a sense of community that welcomes everyone.
Job Summary:
Game day workers with assist in the production of each Columbia College athletic event.

Positions include:
  • Statistician – Maintain play-by-play stats throughout games.
  • Stats Spotter – Communicate proper statistics to the statistician.
  • Score Book – Maintain the score sheet or score book throughout a game or match.
  • Score Board Operator – Keep up with the game by inputting the score and time on the score board.
  • Shot Clock Operator – Keep an accurate shot clock in basketball contests.
  • Stat Board Operator – Maintain athletes’ statistics on the score board.
  • Stat Board Spotter – Communicate proper substitutions and stats to the operator.
  • Replay Coordinator – Assist officials with replays.
  • Libero Tracker – Keep track of Libero substitutions throughout a volleyball match.
  • Camera Operator – Follow the contest throughout.
  • Game Film Operator – Follow the contest throughout and assist in recording the game at the completion.

Specialized Positions Include:
  • TriCaster Director - The TriCaster Director is in charge of the game day experience for indoor athletic events (Volleyball, Men’s & Women’s Basketball). They control the switching of camera views for the audience in the gym; playing videos, advertisements or music during pregame introductions, timeouts and breaks in the game; coordinating with the public address announcer and other promotional staff in regards to promotional events and announcements.
  • Public Address Announcer - The Public Address Announcer will assist in the production of each Columbia College athletic event by announcing play by play, pre-game and post-game.

Essential Functions for all positions:
  • Practice superior customer service.
  • Fulfill additional responsibilities as assigned.
  • Display respect and civility to all constituencies regardless of method of communication.
  • Attend work timely and during the established hours of operation on a regular basis; work additional hours as business necessitates.
Supervision Received:
  • Associate and Assistant Directors of Athletics

  • Ability to fluently read, write and understand the English language.
  • Proficiency with the following, but not limited to: instructing, speaking, management of personnel resources; monitoring; judgment and decision making; learning strategies; active listening; complex problem solving; coordination; and critical thinking.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment, with or without direct supervision.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, customer service and organizational skills with all constituents.
  • Athletic game day experience.

Preferred Education/Experience:
  • Experience working in a college environment.
This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive of every duty and responsibility required by the employee in the position.

The offer of employment and assignment to duties is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check. The information may include, but is not limited to, academic, residential, achievement, performance, attendance, disciplinary, employment history, credit history, driving history, and criminal history of public record.

Columbia College is an equal opportunity employer.

In compliance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) and the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), the Department of Campus Safety for Columbia College has provided the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report and crime statistics for the main campus and venues nationwide.

Columbia College is required to distribute this information to all current and prospective employees and students. Please follow the link below for the full report or contact Human Resources at 573-875-7495 for a printed copy.


Columbia College

Founded in 1851, Columbia College is dedicated to improving lives through higher education. As a private, nonprofit, coeducational liberal arts and sciences college, the college takes pride in its small classes, experienced faculty and quality educational programs. Since the college’s modest beginning, Columbia College has flourished in size and has become a nationally recognized educational institution. 

Originally founded as Christian Female College, the college changed its name to Columbia College in 1970 when it changed from a two-year women's college to a four-year coeducational college. Today, it serves thousands of students at locations across the nation.

At Columbia College, we strive to create an inclusive employee experience for everyone, regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Columbia College is a safe place for open dialogue, a supporter of activities promoting diversity and inclusion, and ultimately, a community that welcomes all.

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