Employment


Employment opportunities within the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at West Virginia University:

Job Openings
 
ASSISTANT MEN'S AND WOMEN'S SWIMMING COACH - West Virginia University invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coach.  Duties and responsibilities include, assisting with the recruitment, guidance, education and development of student-athletes to achieve their fullest potential with the fundamental characteristics and requirements that are necessary to conduct and produce a successful university intercollegiate men’s & women’s swimming program while instilling the importance of academic achievements at the Division I level. Develop and maintain a comprehensive and functional knowledge of the sport, and actively seek to develop new methods and strategies of the sport.  Maintain continual and thorough knowledge of all applicable NCAA, Conference, University and department rules and regulations.  Must communicate and interact with personnel in all support areas in the athletic department, as well as within the university community, parents, alumni, and fans.  This position is expected to coordinate recruiting and team travel, and participate in the marketing and promotion of the men’s and women’s swimming program.  Perform other job-related duties as assigned by the Head Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coach. Bachelor’s degree and three years previous coaching experience, preferably at the Division I level, or elite competitive experience, is required. Submit a letter of application with a current resume and three references to: HR-Athletics@mail.wvu.edu. Reference Assistant Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coach Search.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. West Virginia University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
 
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF ATHLETIC COMMUNICATIONS - West Virginia University invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of Athletic Communications.  The position will be expected to direct, plan and implement media relations and publicity for West Virginia University’s intercollegiate athletic program.  This position will supervise the publicity and media relations efforts for baseball, men’s soccer and other assigned sports.  Duties and responsibilities include, media management, media guide preparation, news releases, compiling statistics which is distributed to national, regional and state media outlets; engage in media relations activities, game operations, result reporting, liaison to the conference office, feature writing, assist in production of videos, assist with arranging radio broadcasts both home and away, travel to away games and other special projects. The position will also assist with the publicity and media relations efforts and major projects related to football in addition to assisting home game media operation for all sports.  Performance requires accuracy and professionalism with consciousness of the image projected.  Efficient performance is critical.  This is a twelve (12) month position.  The position will report directly to the Assistant Athletic Director for Communications.  Master's degree, preferably in English, journalism, communications, sports administration or similar field is required.  Relevant experience may be substituted for a Master’s degree education.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in sports information, athletic communications or sports media relations, are required. Experience as a graduate assistant is acceptable. Submit a letter of application with a current resume and three references to: HR-Athletics@mail.wvu.edu.  Reference Assistant Director of Athletic Communications Search.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. West Virginia University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
 
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Other Job Openings
 
GAME DAY EVENT STAFF (PART-TIME) – West Virginia University Athletics (Morgantown, WV) Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC) Morgantown, WV branch is now hiring part-time Event Staff to work WVU athletic events. With over 50 U.S. branch locations, CSC is the largest event security and crowd management company in the world. More information here: http://www.csc-usa.com/apply-page/event-staff-position/
 
Note for all classified job applicants:

For immediate consideration, submit a WVU Classified Employment Application and Position Interest Form to WVU Human Resources, PO Box 6640, Morgantown, WV 26506-6640. For an Application/Position Interest Form, and to view the complete job description for ___(Position Title)____, visit our site at www.jobs.wvu.edu. WVU is an EEO/AA employer.

West Virginia University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action institution. The University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Minorities, persons with disabilities, females, and other protected class members are encouraged to apply.

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