Hawkeye Recreation Fields Supervisor | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Location:         Hawkeye Recreation Fields (HRF)

Supervisor:      Laurel Hanna

Rate of Pay:     $8.25/hour (starting wage)


To manage the operation of the Hawkeye Recreation Fields (HRF) for the benefit of the user groups for programmed events, sports club events, and public organizations.  This position requires a mature individual with good communication, leadership skills, and the ability to work independently.


  • Enforces facility policies and procedures.
  • Carries out security measures (proper opening and closing duties, cash handling, etc.).
  • Responds to all facility emergencies (Accidents/Injuries, Inclement Weather, etc).
  • Ensures the uses of proper fields/courts according to facility schedules.
  • Provides support for special needs or events, as needed.
  • Sells concession products, as needed.
  • Ensures outstanding customer service.
  • Works cooperatively with other area of the department to achieve established goals.
  • Promotes a safe, clean, functional and marketable facility.
  • Performs other work as assigned.


  • Ability to work independently.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Ability to interact with diverse groups through a variety of situations.
  • Mandatory attendance at training meetings.
  • Ability to use independent judgment when needed.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Provide own transportation to Recreation Fields when Cambus is not running.
  • Ability to accommodate a work schedule that includes late afternoons, evenings and weekends.

Training/Certification Requirements

  • Certifications in First Aid, CPR/AED or willingness to obtain.
  • Complete Cash Handling training
  • Bloodborne Pathogens training.