University of Colorado Athletic Events and Facilities Intern

University of Colorado Boulder - Boulder, CO4.2


Position Summary: The Athletic Events and Facilities Intern will primarily focus on athletic facility and event management for the University of Colorado Boulder. This position will be responsible for the daily supervision and maintenance of athletic facilities; including event preparation and event management.
This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program. This shall include adhering to the principles of the Athletic Department’s Mission Statement, Diversity and Inclusion Mission Statement, Core Values, Policies and Procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the university, the PAC 12 Conference and NCAA.
Position Responsibilities:
 Event manager of Track and Field (Indoor and Outdoor)
 Assistant event manager for Women’s Soccer and Women’s Lacrosse
 Primary liaison for CU Event Center visiting teams to include developing of manuals, coordination of practices and communicating with visiting team personnel
 Maintain and prepare athletic facilities for all events, including intercollegiate, campus and special events
 Coordinates outside events at the CU Events Center, Prentup Field, Potts Field, Kittredge Field and the South Campus Tennis Complex
 Organizes student staffing program, including the hiring, training and scheduling of student staff. Supervise students during events to assist, set-up facility and complete tasks throughout event
 Assists with sport camps and clinics as assigned
 Primary contact for facility tours at all CU athletic venues
 Provide help with daily operation of the entire Athletic Events and Facilities unit
 Perform other duties as assigned by the Assistant AD – CU Events Center and Game Day Ops
Minimum Requirements:
 Bachelor’s degree
 Ability to work evening and weekend hours, and potentially holidays
Preferred Qualifications:
 1-2 years of experience in collegiate athletic facilities and operations
 1 year of student supervisory experience

Salary Information: $13/hour, plus overtime eligible
Interns are not eligible for paid moving expenses, paid vacation or benefits. Position will not last longer than 9 months. 40 hour work weeks will be combined with regular office hours and game days.
Additional Information: Preferred start date is September 3, 2019
To Apply: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume in one email to Kasey Gengler at Kasey.Gengler@colorado. edu, with the subject line - CU Athletic Events and Facilities Intern.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.
The University of Colorado is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the Boulder Campus Title IX Coordinator by calling 303-492-2127.

Job Type: Internship

Salary: $13.00 /hour


  • collegiate athletic facilities and operations: 1 year (Preferred)
  • student supervisory: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Evening (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required
  • Holidays required
  • Overtime