Track & Field Graduate Assistant – Black Hills State University

Institution: Black Hills State University

Location: Spearfish, S.D.


Job Description

Black Hills State University is seeking to fill the position(s) of Track & Field graduate assistant coach with emphasis on the sprints, jumps, or multi-events. Responsibilities include assisting with all aspects of the Yellow Jacket track and field program under the direction of the head coach. Specific duties may include; directing practices, home meet preparation, travel, recruiting, mentoring student-athletes and overseeing weekly study halls. Additional duties include assisting with the Donald E Young Sports & Fitness Center several hours/week, and other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree & acceptance into a Graduate Studies program at Black Hills State University is required. Previous experience as an athlete/coach is preferred. Candidate should possess strong interpersonal skills and excel at working independently while also communicating well with others.

This position is a 10-month position and includes a stipend and reduced tuition. Anticipated starting date is August 22, 2019. For more information about this position(s) or to apply, contact Seth Mischke, BHSU Head Track & Field Coach at 1-605-642-6041, or send a letter of interest and resume to

BHSU is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the prestigious Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Black Hills State University is an equal opportunity employer.

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NCAA Division II

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