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Referees preside over sports games and enforce the rules at recreational or competitive sporting events. Their resumes reflect such skills as demonstrating extensive knowledge of rules and statistical policies, enforcing all rules during games, officiating games in a fair manner, and interacting with players in a respectful and cooperative manner. There are no specific educational requirements to work as a Referee, though in some cases, a high school diploma may be required. Employers may also look for sport-specific referee training on candidates' resumes.

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1

Referee

  • Instructed and refereed groups of customers, ranging from as little as 6 people to upwards of 60, involved with Whirlyball and laser tag on a daily basis
  • Maintained electric bumper cars and Whirlyball courts
  • Negotiated with customers to meet demands and provide an enjoyable/pleasant environment
  • Served food and drinks to customers and maintained dining areas, private rooms
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
2

(ihsa) Baseball Umpire and Basketball Referee

Bloomingdale, IL part-time, to install curved steel panels for decorative store front signs for the A'gaci stores. Installed panel support brackets, cut steel panel support brackets and bracing to fit space, made in the field decisions to accommodate existing space conditions and requirements. Worked in Austin, San Antonio and McAllen, Texas and Nyack, New York.

  • Work at home Father for our youngest son.
  • Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Baseball Umpire and Basketball Referee.
  • Attended College of DuPage and earned an Associates Degree in General Studies, December, 2010, Summa Cum Laude.
  • Handyman work in woodworking and re-modeling.
  • Professional Speaker for National Garden Clubs, Inc.
  • Private Business Consulting for Customer Service Programs and Marketing Initiatives.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
Civil Engineering
3

Soccer Referee

Referee games ranging from 9 to over 40 years of age both male and female

  • Ensure games are conducted in a safe and orderly manner, by controlling players, coaches, and parents as well as enforcing laws of the game
  • Communicated with other officials quickly and efficiently to make decisions
  • Report match results to regulating organizations in a timely manner
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Business / Economics
4

Grade 8 Head Referee

Responsibilities include keeping control of youth soccer games while remaining unbiased

  • Developed improved ability to think and react quickly in ever changing circumstance
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, including a working understanding of Access and Excel
  • Study abroad general business in Madrid, Spain
  • Proficient in the Spanish language
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BA
International Business
5

Soccer Referee

  • Arrived on time, prepared, and attentive for every scheduled game
  • Ensured that the playing field was safe for play
  • Communicated with players
  • Controlled the match in co-operation with the assistant referees
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Political Science
6

Grade 7 USSF Referee

Enhanced ability to maintain focus, motivation and self-belief through perseverance.

  • Trained, responsible, ensuring a safe environment for all participants.
  • Applied appropriate game policies and procedures.
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents.
  • Physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation.
  • Ability to control emotions and professionalism under extreme duress.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies
7

Grade 8 Licensed Soccer Referee

Work with other staff to referee regulation games and tournaments at all age levels to ensure fair play and safety for all.

  • Registered with multiple clubs throughout Northern California working with different referee crews in each club.
  • Utilized online scheduling to notify clubs of my availability and request assignments.
  • Corresponded directly with referee assignors to be added to their list of registered referees.
  • Attended training courses offered to maintain knowledge of updated rules and renew license yearly as required.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Engineering
8

Sports Supervising Assistant/soccer Referee

Refereed and organized soccer games for college students

  • Supervised other intramural referees in various sports including soccer
  • Received First Aid certification in order to deal with related sports injuries
  • Scheduled referee shifts, staff meetings, and soccer team's game times
  • Organized and headed the UCSD Intramural Sport's Soccer department
  • Advertised for the [company name] department
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Law
9

Basketball Referee / Security

  • Monitor (C.C.TV) Close Circuit Television system to ensure safety in appropriate locations.
  • Permit access into restricted areas when authorized.
  • Keep record of employees' attendants and making sure all referee's are at locations on time.
  • Patrols assigned area by foot or Car: Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure the safety and security of customers, guests, and staff.
  • Perform data entry task as when assigning basketball games to answering clients' phones and taking messages when needed.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
Criminal Justice
10

Referee

  • Officiated at sporting events, games, or competitions, to maintain standards of play and to ensure that game rules are observed. (Primarily flag football and basketball).
  • Resolved conflicts between players, coaches, and/or observers.
  • Address rule infractions or complaints by participants and assess any necessary penalties, according to regulations.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Computer Science

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