Director Field Operations – Sports Facility – Indoor and Outdoor Fields

  Aviator Sports and Events Center
  Brooklyn, NY
  Posted/Updated: 05/05/22

Job Summary

Aviator Sports & Event Center

Aviator Sports and Events Center, a premier sports and recreation complex which includes a 175,000 sq. ft indoor facility featuring state-of-the-art ice rinks, a 15,000 sq. ft gymnastics center and rock-climbing wall, wood floor basketball courts, party rooms, along with two outdoor fields is currently looking for aspiring, energetic, motivated, friendly and hard-working professionals to join our growing team as a Director of Field Operations for Indoor and Outdoor Fields.

Director Field Operations – Sports Facility – Indoor and Outdoor Fields

 Responsibilities include:

  •  Responsible for assisting with execution of all sports programs.
  • Must have experience coaching/teaching both youth and adult sports
  • Communicate, and enforce all athletic rules and regulations for outside leagues.

·       Integration of league information into facility management software.

  • Manage the set-up, change-over and breakdown of fields.
  • Schedule and assist with all games and program tournaments.
  • Respect for all, on and off the fields.
  • Ability to fulfill time commitments and be punctual and dependable.
  • Ensure all programs are organized and deliver an exceptional customer experience.
  • Maintain a professional and courteous manner at all times.

·       Create and develop sales initiatives to generate sales of leagues, tournaments, special events, etc.

·       Hire, train, manage, and motivate staff.

·       Responsible for overseeing, staffing and execution of all programs within department.

·       Actively participate in other operational functions as necessary including, but not limited to event setup and execution, attending all scheduled events and meetings, assisting other departments during outside or special events, etc.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal, problem solving and negotiating skills and bae a team player.


  •  Preferred experience with sports programming and scheduling.
  • Familiar with contemporary coaching methodology.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask and work effectively in a high-pressure environment.
  • Must have ability to generate reports in Microsoft Office 365 and facility’s software system.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules including weekends, nights and holidays.

·    Must possess current CPR/FIRST AID certifications or must be willing to obtain them within a specified period of time.

  • A bachelor's degree in recreation, sports management or related field with 3 - 5 years’ experience is preferred.

 Physical Requirements:

Must be able to walk, stand for long periods of time, climb stairs and walk freely and sometimes rapidly around the facility in response to situations that may arise.  Able to move heavy equipment.

Must be able to use radio and electronic equipment.

Our fully funded company is able to provide a comprehensive benefit package and we are seeking an experienced and energetic individual to join our team. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, or disabling condition.

 Please forward all resume/cover with Sports in subject line or mail directly to Aviator Sports & Events Center, Human Resources Director, Hangar 5, Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, New York 11234. 





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