| Illinois State University invites applications for the position of Equipment Graduate Assistant. This Pre-Professional (.67 FTE), 12-month position includes a tuition waiver and a stipend of $1,200 per month. The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for Illinois State's Graduate School and be prepared to begin working no later than August 2017. Responsibilities include, but are not confined to, inventory and evaluation of equipment; laundry operation for assigned sports; equipment receipt, storage, issue and return; game day and travel duties as assigned; assist teams with their recruiting efforts with displays; recruit and manage student workers and interns; equipment maintenance; and other duties as assigned by the Director of Equipment Operations. |
Qualifications: Required qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree or a minimum of 120 undergraduate hours if in an integrated degree program; Graduate Student at Illinois State University, majoring in Sports Management or Recreation Administration; Eligible for appointment as per the IL State Univ. GA Handbook.
Preferred qualifications include: AEMA certification (or eligible for certification within a year of hire); working knowledge of athletic equipment apparatuses (i.e. laundry machines, heat press, etc.); prior athletic equipment experience, specifically with football and basketball; a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; excellent written and oral communication skills.
Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.
Location: Illinois State University - Campus Box 7160 – Kaufman Football Building - Normal, IL 61790-7160
Contact: Nick Watson, Director of Equipment Operations - Email: email@example.com
Application Procedure: Applicants must apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs
Apply-By Date: February 15, 2017
Starting Date: no later than August 2017
Posting ID #: 0709020