Open Positions

Employment Opportunities (ongoing)

Dollar_signAll game management and sports information jobs are part-time positions available from September to February. The work takes place primarily on weekends. These positions are sport-specific, therefore successful candidates must be very familiar with the playing rules and regulations of the sport to which the role applies.

 Desired Attributes:

  • Experience playing and/or coaching the sport is an asset;
  • quick thinking;
  • adaptable;
  • attentive, and
  • confident in their performance in a fast-paced varsity game setting.

Some roles require candidates to be computer efficient or possess special skills (numeracy, inter-personal). Training will be provided for all positions and we are seeking individuals of any age who are eager, willing to learn, and be a part of the varsity athletics game management and/or sports information team for both the current and future varsity seasons.

Lakehead Athletics Sports Information Staff

Lakehead Athletics is now accepting applications for the following positions for each varsity sport (volleyball, basketball) for the 2018-19 varsity season:

  • Score clock operator
  • Scorekeeper (book)
  • webcast play-by-play announcer
  • webcast colour commentary announcer
  • statistician
  • statistician spotter
  • camera operators

If interested in a Sports Information Position, apply to with resume, indicate what position you are interested in, and include ‘Game Day Staff’ in the subject line.

 Lakehead Athletics Game Management Staff

Lakehead Athletics is now accepting applications for the following positions (at volleyball & basketball games) for the 2018-19 varsity season:

  • promotions coordinator
  • game day proctor
  • concessions attendant
  • general event staff

If interested in Game Management Position, apply to with resume, indicate what position you are interested in, and include ‘Game Day Staff’ in the subject line.

Facilities Attendant

The Lakehead University C.J. Sanders Fieldhouse is looking for individuals with excellent customer service skills, and ability to maintain exceptional facilities to provide a safe and clean environment for patrons. As a facilities attendant you are responsible for membership sales, laundry service, as well as general maintenance and cleaning of facility. Applicants must have excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.


  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Strong Interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Experience working with computers
  • First Aid Certified
  • Receive payment/issue receipt
  • Attention to Detail
  • Work independently and in a team environment

Please Submit Cover Letter, Resume, Copy of First Aid Licence & Winter School schedule to

Emily Lerette

Lakehead University C.J. Sanders Fieldhouse

Campus Recreation Hockey Referees

Campus Rec is now accepting resume and cover letters for Hockey Referees.

  • Must have Level 3 Certification for the 2017-2018 season through Hockey Canada
  • Must have prior experience officiating adult recreational hockey
  • Must be able to officiate games late at night on weekdays and weekends
  • Must have completed “Respect in Sport” course (formerly ‘Speak Out’)
  • Must have a current background check within 3 years.
  • Preference will be given to Lakehead University and Confederation College Students

Campus Recreation Hockey Scores/Timers

  • Campus Recreation is looking for interested students to score/time campus recreation hockey.

Diving Instructor

Thunder Bay Diving Club has been developing nationally and internationally competitive springboard and platform divers since 1982. We are expanding our recreational program and are seeking mature, energetic group leaders to work with Learn-to-Dive participants. Our target demographic is composed of boys and girls 6-12 years of age. Functional movement, proper body positioning, motor skill development, within a fun and safe environment are our chief objectives. No specific diving experience is necessary, as we will train successful candidates to comprehend and instruct the basics that are required. Any experience in the following subjects is helpful but not mandatory:

  • Knowledge of sport and sport training
  • Ballet
  • Gymnastics
  • Martial arts

Enjoying working with children is a must. Diving is a year-round sport and therefore we have employment opportunities immediately and during the school year. Wages are commensurate with experience. Come join our knowledgeable coaching staff and work with future champions!

Email your resume and cover letter to with “LTD” in the subject line.

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Sports Medicine Clinic

At the Lakehead University Sports Medicine Clinic, we provide high quality treatment aimed at restoring your mobility issues while reducing pain levels