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Baseball/Softball Umpire

TITLE:   Baseball/Softball Umpire

REPORTS TO:  Sports Department

SALARY:  $15.00 per hour

JOB HOURS:  September-Mid October, Monday-Wednesdays Nights

How to Apply: Applicants can apply by filling out an Employment Application and submit to Curt Evans at [email protected]

Questions? Contact Sports at 262.654.6200 prompt 5

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Officials will officiate and maintain control of game by enforcing rules of each sport. Explain and enforce rules, assess penalties if needed, signal proper mechanics, and always present a positive representation of the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha.

  • Serve as a resource by providing accurate and current information regarding baseball and softball programming rules, policies, and procedures
  • Officiate youth sports leagues, specifically baseball and softball
  • Check fields for any safety hazards
  • Arrive 15 minutes before game time
  • Remain unbiased while officiating and avoid verbal contact with parents/spectators
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work with others and give/take direction
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and positively with youth, parents, sports staff and volunteers
  • Ability to bookkeep and operate all scoreboards used by the club
  • Maintain a positive, cooperative, and customer service oriented attitude that enhances a fun work environment; wear staff apparel, maintain a professional atmosphere

Additional Responsibilities

  • Assist with set up and tear down of baseball and softball
  • Assist with Sports Department staff with cleaning the diamonds after being used
  • Communicate and direct any issues, questions, or concerns to the Sports Department staff on duty



  • Ensure a team based work environment by communicating effectively and positively with supervisors, co-workers and volunteers
  • Make recommendations regarding youth’s needs, program ideas, and facility needs

External:  Ensure a positive attitude and representation of the Boys & Girls Club while on and off the field


  • Must be 15 years old (with a worker’s permit) or older
  • Knowledge of baseball and softball rules and regulations
  • Good decision making skills
  • Ability to deal with conflict resolution
  • Ability to work in a timely manner (including starting, stopping and maintaining the scheduled game times)
  • Ability to walk, stand, sit and climb stairs
  • Possess an adequate level of manual dexterity and sense of balance
  • Possess good near distance acuity (20 feet or less), far distance acuity (more than 20 feet), three dimensional depth perception and color distinction
  • Ability to tolerate environmental conditions: air conditioning, heat, dust fumes, noise, close quarters, etc.
  • Ability to lift and move objects weighing up to 50 pounds