The International Motor Sports Association, LLC (IMSA) was originally founded in 1969 and owns a long and rich history in sports car racing. Today, IMSA is the sanctioning body of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the premier sports car racing series in North America. IMSA also sanctions the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda, as well as four one-make series: Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama; Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama; Ferrari Challenge North America; and Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America. IMSA – a company within the NASCAR family – is the exclusive strategic partner in North America with the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) which operates the 24 Hours of Le Mans as a part of the FIA World Endurance Championship. The partnership enables selected IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competitors to earn automatic entries into the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans. For more information, visit www.IMSA.com, www.twitter.com/IMSA or www.facebook.com/IMSA.
IMSA seeking qualified candidates for a Part Time Track Services Coordinator. During caution periods on the track, the Track Services Coordinator becomes the IMSA liaison for Track Services who, with guidance from race control personnel, helps to ensure that on-track procedures proceed smoothly and correctly. Responsible for helping to train and actively observe Track Services personnel in on-track extrication in addition to performing vehicle rollover response when necessary. Working in other areas pertaining to Track Services may also be required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Observes on an active race track during periods of caution (yellow flag) and red flag track incident scenes; acts as a liaison between IMSA Track Services and the safety crews at the track during these times.
Responds to and actively participants in all accidents on-track involving a “roll-over”.
Pre-inspects race facilities to ensure adequate supplies, services and personnel are available within Track Services.
Trains, develops and maintains a high proficiency of IMSA procedures.
Trains and works with track fire, rescue, towing and restoration personnel.
Inspects IMSA fire, rescue and extrication equipment at track. Supervises and services the equipment.
Attends training sessions provided by various tracks for their Track Services members.
Participates in Track Services training seminars at NASCAR's Research & Development Center.
Inspects the track's fire and rescue equipment, towing equipment and track clean-up and drying equipment daily.
Conducts daily Track Services meetings with the safety crews at the track.
Provides training modules and updates.
Assists with maintaining updated presentations for Track Services.
Participates in pre- and post-event conference calls with facilities.
Percent of travel: 60%, including weekends.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; run; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; smell and talk or hear. The employee must be able to maintain balance on an up to 36% incline while performing the duties of the job. The employee must frequently climb or balance and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and distance vision. Employee must be able to safely maneuver and respond on an active race track.
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