We are currently seeking applicants for the following position:
We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic person with experience in the outdoor race community to help with timing our races. Ideal candidates will have racing experiences themselves and are competent and enthusiastic about technology. We are looking for candidates who are good at interfacing with racers and race directors and who are good problem solvers under pressure.
Pacific Multisports is a Bellingham-based company. We own three local races and support 50+ other local and regional races annually with timing and registration services. Our races include the Lake Whatcom Triathlon, Bellingham Off-Road Triathlon, and the Bellingham Traverse. Clients we support include Greater Bellingham Running Club, Whatcom Mountain Bike Coalition, Whatcom Events (Ski to Sea), Sound Rowers and Paddlers and others. You can find a complete list of our events here: https://register.pacificmultisports.com/Events
Engaged racers ourselves we are committed to providing a successful race experience for everyone. We are driven by our passion for athletics, commitment to community, and a genuine love of technology. We are a small team that likes to work hard and have fun.
We are seeking help with timing at local and regional race events. Duties include:
- Assisting the race director with race packet pick up and changes to race registrations.
- Set-up and break down of timing equipment (this can at times require lifting 30-40 pounds of equipment).
- Working with RaceResults timing equipment and software to provide accurate results. Experience with Race Results or other similar software is a bonus.
- Training and support will be provided.
One of, if not the, most important thing people expect when they participate in a race is accurate timing. Attention to detail and being comfortable using technology is essential for this position. We also have a lot of fun cheering on athletes and often jumping in to help race organizers wherever is needed.
Compensation is $20-$25/hour depending on experience. This would start as a contract position for weekend races where we need extra staffing. Potential for increased role and responsibility for the right candidate. The work primarily takes place on weekends with some potential mid-week (Wednesday) hours.
Expected hours: 4 – 8 hours (Event weekends)
If you think you’d be a good fit for our team we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume to email@example.com. We look forward to hearing from you!