Kirkwood Community College Iowa Equestrian Center Event Staff in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for preparing and staffing the facility for horse shows and events. Must be friendly and customer service oriented. Duties include customer contact, cleaning, light maintenance work, setting up portable stalls, and pitching stalls after shows. Ability to operate utility vehicles, tractors and forklifts is a plus. Mostly weekend hours.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare facility for shows

  • Staff shows during events

  • Clean up barn after shows

  • Pitch stalls, set up portable stalls as needed

  • Maintain arena and barn area

  • Perform check-in duties

  • Deliver bags of bedding

  • **Perform other related work duties as assigned

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

  • Interact well with a wide variety of customers.

  • Must be able to work effectively in an environment where work interruptions occur frequently.

  • Exceptional customer service skills with a team oriented positive attitude.

  • Welcome, value, and nurture people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, as well as support and promote an environment that accepts differences.

GENERAL PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES WITH OR WITHOUT A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION:

Position involves working in a variety of surroundings and environments. Occasional (10-33%) stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, sitting, pulling, grasping, climbing, balancing, traveling. Frequent (34-66%) walking, lifting up to 40 lbs, talking, hearing, and repetitive motion. Constant (67-100%) standing.

Persons working in this position will be subject to atmospheric conditions that may affect the respiratory system or the skin; fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.

The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the essential job duties/responsibilities and performance expectations of the job, which should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good customer service and people skills required.

  • May need to operate a tractor, skid steer, and forklift.

  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.

SALARY: Pay commensurate with education and experience. DATE : 06/19/2017

POSITION TITLE : Iowa Equestrian Center Event Staff

CLASSIFICATION : Part Time

DEPARTMENT : Finance

REPORTS TO : Director