Arena Event Staff

Posting Details


Posting Number S01277P


Working Title Arena Event Staff
Posting Category Staff
Position Number PR7600
Assigned Organizational Area University
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status No Benefits
Pay Grade 1
Months Per Year 10
Hours Per Year <1000
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date


Department University of Dayton Arena - 7600
Advertised Location UD Main



A member of the University of Dayton Arena Event Staff will be responsible for welcoming guests, checking that guests possess a valid ticket for entry, prohibiting banned items from entry into the facility, provide directions and information where necessary, assist patrons to their assigned seating location, make certain that areas are only utilized in accordance with policy, ensure that their areas of responsibility are free of debris and hazards, distribute promotional or informational items as required, and assist in times of emergency for those events held at the UD Arena, UD Athletics Facilities and Welcome Stadium (UD sponsored events only).

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

The successful candidate will be 18 years of age or older, free of criminal convictions for any felony, misdemeanor of violence and/or misdemeanor of sexual misbehavior.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time and negotiate steps,
Demonstrated ability to successfully work in a fast-paced and occasionally high- stressed environment,
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a large facility,
Demonstrated ability to learn and retain multiple policies and instructions.

Preferred Qualifications

Possess a pleasant overall demeanor and positive interpersonal skills,
Demonstrated ability to speak professionally and assertively, but not aggressively to facility patrons.

Successful use of ticket scanner

Work Hours

Casual, on call. Willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays, along with committing to working 50% of Men’s Basketball games AND 50% of all other non-UD events.

Number of Positions Available 8
Proposed Posting Date 08/18/2016
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date
Open until filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please address ability to meet minimum qualifications in cover letter or resume.

Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

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