TITLE: Associate, Game Operations & Events 

TYPE: Full-Time, Contract (May – November, 2022) 

DEPARTMENT: Game Operations & Events 

SUPERVISOR(S): Sr. Coordinator, Game Operations, Community & Events Manager, Game Operations & Events 



  • To provide support in the coordination and execution of venue and game day operations for BC Lions home games. 
  • To assist in the coordination of the BC Lions events portfolio 



All members of the BC Lions organization and other key contacts, including but not limited to: BC Place, BC Lions Dance Team, BC Lions Promo Team, TSN, Galactic Entertainment, Club Partners, etc. 



  1. Game Day Operations 
  • Assist Sr. Coordinator in the creation and distribution of the Game Day Activity Sheets for all staff, including BC Place personnel 
  • Assist Sr. Coordinator with Game Operations responsibilities, including but not limited to: 
  • Stadium setup and strike, including concourse, show offices, radio and volunteer headquarters, signage, and catering 
  • Coordination of the BC Lions Tailgate Party on Terry Fox Plaza at BC Place  
  • Coordination of the BC Lions Volunteer Program. Including recruitment, planning, scheduling and managing volunteers 
  • Communicate game day requirements and needs are taken care of with Leo the Lion (BC Lions Mascot) 
  • Assist in the coordination of pre/post game giveaways with Club, Partners, BC Place and Volunteers 
  • Assist in the coordination of game day accreditation, including distribution and managing on game days 

2. Special Events

  • Assist in the coordination and execution of BC Lions events, including but not limited to: 
  • BC Lions Fan Fest 
  • BC Lions Play with the Pros 
  • Draft a Lion 
  • Viewing Parties 
  • Lions Den 
  • Locker Room Sale

3. Duties as assigned by the Sr. Coordinator, Game Operations or Manager, Game Operations 



Education and Experience 

  • Current post-secondary student or recent graduate in a related field (Business, Sport Management, Event Planning, etc.) 
  • Experience working in a professional office environment an asset 
  • Basic knowledge of football and the Canadian Football League an asset 

Job Specific Competencies 

  • Must possess proficient computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 
  • Excellent verbal, written, organizational and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to take direction well and multi-task under pressure 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 
  • Comfortable working in a time sensitive and live event environment 
  • A keen attention to detail and sense of urgency 



  • Some evenings and weekends during the season, as well as specific event-related dates, will be required 
  • For full BC Lions 2022 schedule, visit 


Please forward a cover letter and resume to Connor Ewert ( by May 10, 2022.

Please do not call. Only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.