This position will identify and recruit quality student-athletes; assist with the organization and conduct of practices and competitions; promote the welfare and academic progress of student-athletes; ensure the compliance of the program with the University, NCAA and MVC rules; assist with the daily administrative duties of the program including team travel and film exchange; participate in fundraising and public relations activities and assist with summer camps. This position requires possible after hour, nights, and weekends hours. Inclimate weather is a factor in most coaching positions.
Applications: Visit jobs.siu.edu "Administrative/Professional Job Postings" to create an account and apply with your Resume/Vita, Cover Letter and 3 References. Deadline for applications is 12:00 noon on 4/24/20.
Requires bachelor's degree; thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA and MVC rules and regulations; technical knowledge of Track and Field and the demonstrated ability to apply that knowledge; collegiate or professional competitive playing or coaching experience.
Security Sensitive Position. Before any offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.
SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.
Internal Number: ATH-10701
About Southern Illinois University
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university. SIUC offers 17 varsity sports—eight for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference and Men's Swimming for Mid American Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.