Men's and Women's Assistant Track Coach

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Work type: Staff
Location: Big Rapids, MI 49307
Categories: Staff

Position Title: Men's and Women's Assistant Track Coach  
Location: Big Rapids (Main Campus)  

51600 - Gen Athletics

Advertised Salary: $12.00 hourly rate  
FLSA: Non-Exempt  
Temporary/Continuing:  Temporary  
Part-Time/Full-Time: Part-Time  
Union Group: N/A  
Term of Position: Less than 9 month  
At Will/Just Cause: At Will  
Summary of Position: This is a six-month position from January to June that will work approximately 27 hours per week as an assistant men/women's sprints and jumps coach. The assistant coach will focus on working with sprints, hurdles, long jump and high jump. They will be expected to attend meets, practice and team functions. A successful candidate will demonstrate a strong work ethic and energy. Also must be committed to the Ferris State University Athletic department's vision and core values.  
Position Type: Staff  
Required Education: Bachelors degree  
Required Work Experience: At least two years of intercollegiate playing experience, or coaching collegiate track and field or high school track and field.  
Required Licenses and Certifications:    
Physical Demands:
  • Office Environment
  • Bending
  • Carrying
  • Inclement Weather
  • Moving
  • Reaching
  • Sitting
  • Twisting
  • Driving
  • Lifting
  • Pulling/Pushing
  • Repetitive Movement
  • Standing
Additional Education/Experiences to be Considered:    
Essential Duties/Responsibilities: Assist Head Coach in recruitment of qualified student-athletes. Assist with meet day coaching and preparation. Assist in coordinating and running practices in compliance with NCAA rules and regulations. Mentor student athletes and monitor their overall mental health. Demonstrates an understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion, especially in working relationships with students, faculty, staff and community members. Any other duties assigned within the position classification area.  
Marginal Duties/Responsibilities: Work with and inspire a diverse group of student athletes.
Work cooperatively with administrators and coaches.
Skills and Abilities: Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends. Experience working directly with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Required Documents:
  • Resume 
  • Cover Letter
  • Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents:    
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Transcript 1 (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of unofficial transcript of Bachelors degree.

Transcript must include: Institution name, applicant name, date degree attained, degree awarded. Finalist will be required to submit an official transcript.

This is a 6 month position that will work approx. 27 hours per week at $12 per hour.

Initial Application Review Date:
September 6, 2022  
Open Until Position is Filled?: Yes  
Posting Close Date:
EEO Statement: Ferris State University, an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, is committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity within its community. Ferris offers employment opportunities to qualified candidates seeking careers in a student-focused environment that values opportunity, collaboration, diversity and educational excellence.  Learn more about the Ferris Mission and community at The University actively seeks applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and other underrepresented groups. For more information on the University‚Äôs Policy on Non-Discrimination, visit: Ferris Non-Discrimination Statement.  

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