The Land Sport Operations Assistant Manager at the Whitewater Center leads the team of Supervisors and front-line staff responsible for assisting and guiding guests through land-based activities on the Center’s 1,300-acre footprint. This role must train and coach staff on all Land Sports operating and safety procedures, in addition to implementing future processes to continuously improve the quality of the Whitewater Center’s recreational activities. This position is a full-time, benefits-eligible role that reports directly to the Land Sports Manager.

Responsible for daily operations of all Land Sports activities alongside other Supervisors/Assistant Managers
Manage an efficient staffing operation and demonstrate an awareness of situation factors that change the approach to Land Sports activities
Staff and lead projects to maintain activity areas, inspect equipment and infrastructure and improve staff process execution
Scheduling of Land Sports Supervisors and Coordinators
Maintain high safety standards in all aspects of the guest experience
Provide field support to assist the Land Sport team as necessary

Strong understanding of operational systems for low/high challenge courses and climbing walls
Strong leadership and public speaking skills
Ability to effectively supervise and manage a team of hourly and salaried staff
Self-motivated, adaptable, and focused on the guest experience
Current First Aid and CPR certification
A degree in Commercial Recreation, Outdoor Education or related field is preferred

Physical Demands
Must be able to safely self-transport over uneven terrain or in a confined space
Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time
Must be able to work outdoors for sustained periods of time under varying weather conditions
Must be able to lift and carry at least 75 pounds over various terrain

Access to Whitewater Center’s pass activities
Staff discount program and pro deals
Health, Dental, Vision, FSA (FT only)
401(k) (FT only)
Paid Time Off (salaried only)

Overview of Department
The Outdoor Activities Department is responsible for leading and supporting experiences in a variety of water and land-based sports. The department also instructs guests through the Whitewater Center’s Outdoor School and Summer Camps. Outdoor Activities employees engage with guests through an assortment of pass activities and help create memorable outdoor experiences.

Tagged as: Full Time

About U.S. National Whitewater Center

Working at Whitewater

Whitewater’s mission is rooted in the belief that we all share a genetic code that compels us to play outside and share these experiences with others. This mission is accomplished through promoting access and opportunities to play outside and bring people together. Our approach is simple: Make it compelling and easy to engage with nature and invite others to join.

Legal Disclosures

The Whitewater Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Whitewater Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Application Instructions

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