Graduate Assistant Coach (Two Positions) – Purdue Fort Wayne

Institution: Purdue University Fort Wayne

Location: Fort Wayne, IN

Salary: $15,100


Job Description:

Purdue University Fort Wayne, a NCAA Division I institution, member of the Horizon League, is seeking applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant-Track & Field. This is a 10-month position to start August 1st 2022 and End May 31st 2023. Graduate assistants receive a salary of approximately $15,100 and a tuition remission. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

• Assists head coach in organizing, preparing, and conducting individual and team practices, training, and competition. Assist with home meet organization, management, set up and administration.

• Assists in the identification and recruitment of potential student-athletes for the track program, in accordance with Horizon League and NCAA rules, regulations, guidelines, and standards. Research and provide a database for prospective student-athletes contacts.

• Assistance in the coordination and administration of the overall program, as required. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. Coordinates team travel arrangements and other duties assigned by the head coach.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required. The selectees must enroll as a graduate student seeking a master’s degree in any academic major Purdue Fort Wayne has in its graduate offerings. Prior experience as a collegiate coach or athlete is preferred. All event specialties are welcome to apply. The ability to communicate effectively through oral, written and electronic forms with recruits, current team members and coaches is essential. We are seeking highly motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing a coaching career.

To apply: Send electronically a cover letter, resume and contact information for 3 references to: Alex Carradine – alex.carradine@pfw.edu

Application review will begin immediately until both positions are filled.

Purdue Fort Wayne is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Employer

Job Categories:

NCAA Division I, Graduate Assistant, Cross Country, Track and Field, Sprints, Hurdles, Horizontal Jumps, Vertical Jumps, Throws, Distance


How to Apply:

Email cover letter, resume, & 3 references to alex.carradine@pfw.edu