Esports Remote Specialists (Part-Time)
Job Details
Entry
Fully Remote
Part Time Under 20 Hours
High School or Equivilent
No - Driving MVR
Computer

OUR UNIVERSITY

Ottawa University (established in 1865), one of the oldest private liberal arts universities in the United States, is a multi-campus system serving approximately 4000 students through its campuses in Kansas (Ottawa, Kansas- Residential Campus and Overland Park, Kansas- Adult Programs); Arizona (Surprise Residential Campus and OUAZ Adult Programs); Wisconsin (Brookfield Adult Programs); and our OU ONLINE PROGRAM based out of Overland Park, Kansas.

Ottawa University is a regionally accredited, church-related, private university that strives to integrate faith, learning, and life in the academic experiences of students.

 

STANDARD UNIVERSITY EXPECTATIONS:

  • Model and encourage collaboration among University departments assuring effective communication and operations.
  • Understand the University’s policies and, procedures, and exercise good judgment accordingly. Assure that University and student information is managed in a confidential and ethical manner in accordance with the University’s Code of Conduct and Ethics.
  • Provide leadership through conduct, attitude, and professionalism. Represent the University to students, external groups, faculty, and staff in a way that reflects positively on the University.
  • Be mindful and supportive of the overall Mission of Ottawa University.
  • Exercise Inclusivity in your daily actions accruing alignment within expectations of the University’s Diversity Statement.

 

 

NOTE

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.

Ottawa University is committed to equal employment opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in recruitment or employment on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Position Detail

Ottawa University, Kansas (NAIA) actively seeks part-time (temporary) esports specialists (coaches and recruiters) for openings.  These positions will be responsible for providing recruiting assistance and/or remote coaching for selected esports titles within the Braves Varsity Esports Program which competes in a state-of-the-art esports arena.  We are actively seeking candidates with strong interpersonal skills, and specific esports title knowledge that will be used to effectively lead, coach and build team competitiveness and the overall success our program.  Many of these positions will be allowed to work remotely.  A limited number of positions are part-time and will be paid monthly stipends.  Additional positions are available for student scholarships and for individuals seeking an internship or volunteer opportunity to serve as an educational experience and career building opportunity.

 

Qualifications:


A high school diploma is required. An earned bachelor’s degree or active progression towards a 4-year degree is highly preferred. Significant esports knowledge and experience is required.  We are currently seeking to fill positions with candidates who possess strong leadership skills and have a passion for the competitive, collegiate esports scene.  Candidates with a strong interest in pursuing a career in the esports field will receive priority consideration.  Expert gaming knowledge and the ability to provide strategic coaching and/or recruit to selected collegiate esports titles is required.  Possible position opportunities in Overwatch, Call of Duty, League of Legends, Valorant, Rocket League, CSGO, Fortnite and Rainbow Six Siege. Additionally, the NAIA Champions of Character values must be instilled, modeled and enforced within the competitive esports environment.  A high level of accountability is expected of all members within all communication platforms and in the establishment and maintenance of a positive team culture.

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