Careers

Timer

Atlantic Chip Sport Timing Inc. has an immediate opportunity for a part-time Race Timer to join its professional and talented team of weekend road warriors.

Atlantic Chip supports more than 120 events across Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Maine with event logistics/management, timing services, and product procurement. Events range from road-running, cross-country, trail-running, cycling, swimming, triathlon (multi-sport), and other types of active sport.

Based out of Nova Scotia or New Brunswick, the successful candidate must have weekend availability (primarily between April – November ) and enthusiastically embrace early mornings, physical labour, as well as the Maritime’s varying outdoor elements (rain, sun, and, yes, even snow at times!). You are also technically competent, have excellent trouble-shooting and interpersonal skills and a passion to thrive in our industry’s fast-paced, time-sensitive and at times stressful environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Learn and competently operate specialized race databases and time scoring software
  • Set-up of computers and computer network on-site
  • Enter and manage race day registrations and various participant/event changes
  • Perform race day timing functions providing fast and accurate results
  • Set-up equipment such as an inflatable arch, timing systems, pylons, barriers, etc.
  • Work closely with Race Directors, Race Volunteers, & Race Participants

Qualifications:

  • Ability to take initiative as well as follow direction
  • Work both independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Must be highly organized and able to perform under pressure
  • Advanced computer skills with the ability to quickly troubleshoot problems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and data entry is ideal
  • Ability to travel and work weekends and select holidays
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • MUST HAVE VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE AND CLEAN DRIVING RECORD

Atlantic Chip is willing to train the right person. Those interested are asked to email their merged cover letter and resume to Atlantic Chip, at: work@atlanticchip.ca.