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Job Openings in K-State Athletics

Below is a list of currently open positions for K-State Athletics, Inc. This page will be updated as new positions become available. All positions will be taken down within 30 days of close date. Please check back as new position announcements are added. Kansas State University is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees.


Current Openings

MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD ASSISTANT COACH

Primary emphasis is to teach, mentor, and instruct pole vault student-athletes in practice and competition, scout and recruit student-athletes primarily but not limited to recruits who compete in the pole vault event, assist with all home competition duties, which includes administration, setup and teardown.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree; experience at the NCAA Division I level coaching/teaching student-athletes in pole vault event with proven ability to recruit NCAA Division I quality student-athletes Must have a valid driver's license at all times; be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required; and have a strong commitment to the academic and athletic goals of the K-State Athletics Track and Field Program at Kansas State University.

How to Apply:
To be considered for this position, please submit a letter of introduction, resume and contact information for three professional references via email only to HR@kstatesports.com by the 12:00 Noon CDT deadline on Thursday, July 31, 2014. K-State is EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

STAFF ASSISTANT, TRACK & FIELD PROGRAM

An hourly position with responsibilities that include but are not limited to overseeing the cross country team’s travel program and budget, and overseeing the student managers and video program and related budgets. Will be heavily relied upon to arrive in the office on-time every day to answer the phones and greet walk-in visitors. Must be able to demonstrate proper decision-making skills, know and follow NCAA and Big 12 Rules and regulations, and deal with confidential and/or sensitive matters with discretion and absolute confidentiality. Must be able to prioritize work and multi-task with little to no supervision, prepare and proofread typewritten materials for accuracy, record and maintain accurate recruit contact and evaluations in the Jump Forward data base, and create and maintain Microsoft Office Word documents, Access Databases and Excel worksheets as required. Oversee cross country on-campus recruiting an international recruiting programs, and is liaison with KSU International Student Center and English Language Program. Works with Director of Track and Field regarding social media contact with prospective, equipment management, and travel arrangements for track and field team.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree and must have experience as a NCAA Division I track and field student-athlete, and possess a thorough knowledge/experience with Microsoft Office Word and Excel programs Must also have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, possess strong oral and written communication skills, and strong organizational skills; must be a self-starter who is punctual and reliable with a proven ability to work independently and perform the duties of this position with limited instruction; must handle confidential and/or sensitive matters with discretion and absolute confidentiality; and must be able to work evenings and weekends as required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of Big 12 rules and regulations.

How to Apply:
To be considered for this position, applicants must submit a letter of application, resume and contact information for three professional references via email only to HR@kstatesports.com by 12:00 Noon, on Thursday, July 31, 2014. K-State is EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

For More Information, Contact K-State Athletics

K-State Athletics, Inc.
Bramlage Coliseum
1800 College Ave
Manhattan, KS 66502

Phone: 785-532-6910