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JAM (Powered by Sport & Social Group) is your one-stop shop for all things PLAY! Whether you’re looking to find Sports Leagues across North America, or book a hilarious virtual event for your team, JAM has it all! We are looking for a new teammate to join us on our exciting adventure, as we connect more people through play than ever before!
Candidates must be a great fit with the JAM Core Values:
Chase the Vision
Deliver What You Promise
Take Pride in What You Do
Get Shit Done
Treat Everyone Like Your Best Friend
Find a Better Way
Our League Ambassadors are an essential ingredient to the success of our leagues. They are the eyes and ears at our venues and ensure all league games run smoothly. We are currently looking for responsible, reliable, and outgoing individuals to act as League Ambassadors for JAM Sports.
JAM Sports Ambassadors are responsible for:
Engaging with members each and every shift to ensure they are having the best possible experience before, during, and after games
Establishing a relationship with vendors, facilities, and the community to support our growing brand
Arriving at the venue location prior to game times to meet with the facility caretaker and/or venue staff
Setting up equipment for the sport that will be played that evening
Managing the venue throughout the course of the night to ensure that our members enter & exit the building at the appropriate times and through the appropriate doors
Ensuring that all games start and end at the correct times
Enforcing league rules and sportsmanship to create safe play during games
Assisting with any incidents and injuries as appropriate
Cleaning up the facility and packing up all equipment at the end of the night
Submitting a shift report through our online system after each shift
Additional JAM Sports Ambassador Expectations in the “New Normal”:
Ambassadors will be required to attend a Covid-19 virtual training session prior to working any shifts with JAM Sports
Ambassadors must wear a face mask at all times during their shift
Ambassadors will also be required to practice good hygiene by washing their hands with soap and water and/or hand sanitizer before, during and after every shift
Ambassadors will be expected to review all newly updated details prior to each shift in their “Staff” tab and enforce JAM Sports policies and guidelines on-site
Ambassadors will be required to maintain a two meter distance from members, this will include captain meetings, rule clarifications and time warnings
Ambassadors will be required to bring their JAM Sports Covid-19 safety kit that will be supplied by JAM Sports to each and every shift
Ambassadors will be required to report any infractions of members not following JAM Sports general guidelines or any potential spread of infection to the JAM Sports Admin Team, during or immediately following their shift
Extremely upbeat and positive, with their own flair and personality!
Willingness to approach and chat with members and maintain this positive relationship over the course of the season.
Details, Details, Details
Taking care of the little details first makes putting on a big show easy!
Must have incredible attention to detail and be a quick learner!
Be confident and motivated to call on and/or meet/work/deal with members, head office staff, and facility staff.
Hardworking attitude. You are known for taking initiative.
Think Outside the Box Mentality
We’re not looking for mediocre and old-school here. We want someone who has fresh ideas, can work on their own without being micromanaged, and is good at developing and maintaining relationships.
We are looking for someone who has past experience with planning events on every level. Someone who is able to clearly represent JAM Sports to prospective businesses, while adopting our laid back yet professional attitude.
Well Spoken & Written
It goes without saying, but we’ll say it anyway. You’ll need to have strong self-monitoring skills and strong public speaking skills.
You will need to be able to clearly articulate and summarize your shifts in writing through a shift report that is expected to be submitted online after each and every shift.
Knowledge of a wide variety of sports rules and formats is an asset!
Quick On Your Feet
Confidence in your ability to take control of a situation with a flair for being resourceful.
Strengths in planning, decision making, and creative problem solving.
To start, we are looking for someone to work at the Barrie Free Methodist Church on Tuesday nights from 5:45-10:15pm. As we continue to grow and develop in Barrie, there will be more shifts that become available, and you will become the primary on the ground resource for JAM Sports Barrie (shifts will vary based on game times at a given venue).
We are looking for the successful candidate to start on Tuesday, October 19th and there will be a few hours of training required the week prior
Shift times are typically between 3 to 6 hours long depending on the venue.
Hours will vary depending on your availability, but preferences will be given to those who are committed to working consistent shifts on multiple evenings.
All of our League Ambassadors earn $16 CAD per hour
League Ambassadors have the opportunity to participate in all of our tournaments at no charge (please note: that to be eligible to play in a tournament for free you must have a regular shift in the current season).
For more information about JAM, please visit https://jamgroup.com.
Please apply using link provided: https://JAM.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=149
We are accepting applications on an ongoing basis for this position.
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