Thank you for your interest in reffing at Gorham Sports Center. We are currently seeking trained individuals who can officiate any age of recreational soccer games.
Responsibilities for all referees:
- Arrive at least 10 minutes before game begins.
- Help with field preparation before the game and ensure that all equipment is in the proper location and out of the way of play (benches, goals, nets, bags, etc.).
- Make sure goals are properly counter-weighted with the orange sandbags.
- Obtain and inspect game ball before the game begins.
- Conduct player safety check before each game for proper protective gear, no loose jewelry, etc.
- Encourage teams to get on and off the field in a timely fashion.
- Make sure the field is clear of spectators and control the crowd when necessary.
- Read, understand, and enforce game rules.
- Must belong to an approved referee association and be in good standing. Dues must be paid (if applicable).