Under the supervision of the Sports Director, in cooperation with other YMCA staff, and consistent with the Y Mission, the Sports Official is responsible for enforcement of official rules and philosophy during all scheduled games.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

Enforce the rules of the game.

· Facilitate pre-game activity.

· Ensure game starts on time.

· Take charge. Do not be afraid to blow the whistle.

· Explain your calls to players and coaches.

· Ensure safety.

· Actively engage with coaches. Always explain to the coaches how the game will be called.

· Ensure goals are adjusted according to age division and proper size ball is used.

· Assist with set-up/clean-up as needed.

Required Qualifications:

1. Minimum age of 16.

2. Certifications within 30 days:

a. CPR, AED, First Aid, Emergency Oxygen

b. Bloodborne Pathogens

c. Child Abuse Prevention

3. Previous experience as a referee/official preferred.

4. Knowledge and understanding of the rules of the sport.

5. Desire and ability to work with people of all ages.

6. Demonstrated responsibility and dependability.

Preferred Qualifications:

1-2 years experience officiating youth sports or previous experience playing the specific sport.

Physical Demands:


· Must be willing to regularly work flexible hours, weekends and holidays.

· May be required to sit, stand or maintain physical activity for extended periods of time.

· May be required to work outdoors for extended periods of time. May be exposed to extreme outdoor weather conditions and temperatures.

· Must be alert at all times, keeping safety in mind. Must possess acceptable hearing and visual capabilities in order to monitor environment and members’ well-being.

· Must possess auditory, verbal and visual capabilities in order to adequately communicate via phone and in person.

· May be required to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. in various forms.

Must exhibit Patience and understanding

Pay Rate: $15.00

Work days and times: weeknights from 5-8pm

Contact: [email protected]