The Outdoor UW Student Affairs Manager is responsible for advising student leaders in the Sailing and Scuba club within Hoofers organization. This will include technical advising on the club-specific activities and navigating the University and Union policies. Secondary responsibilities will be in creating and promoting programming through the Outdoor UW office together with other campus stakeholders. Schedule is flexible and will require some nights and weekends.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Backcountry Skills, Development, Full Time, Instruction and Guiding, Support Staff, Teaching/Education, Water Skills

Required Skills:

-Background in technical advising in activities such as sailing and scuba
-Demonstrated ability to produce high-quality work while balancing multiple priorities and managing multiple interest groups
-Tolerance for creativity in programming with the ability to find solutions autonomously

Preferred Skills:

-Ability to work in a dynamic, busy work team with demonstrated flexibility and adaptability to change
-Strong organizational skills
-Excellent interpersonal skills aimed at developing positive working

About Outdoor UW (The University of Wisconsin-Madison)


Outdoor UW serves as an outlet to the outdoors for the UW-Madison campus community. Outdoor UW provides outdoor recreation rentals, educational opportunities, and recreation experiences. Additionally, Outdoor UW is home for and supports the Wisconsin Hoofers, the premier outdoors club at UW-Madison. Hoofers welcomes all, including those with no university affiliation, to join and take part in outdoor activities. Our purpose is to fulfill the Wisconsin Union's mission by welcoming, engaging, and connecting with the campus community around the outdoors. Our Mission is to provide exceptional experiences in the outdoors, for all.

Application Instructions

Apply on the University of Wisconsin-Madison's job website: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/517239/outdoor-uw-program-manager