Graduate Assistant Opening for the 2017-2018 Academic Year
University Recreation at the University of West Georgia commits to inspire, empower, and educate the university community by providing comprehensive, high-quality, student-focused programs, facilities, and services that create community, connectivity, and develop exceptional leaders who value and embody healthy lifestyles.
Competitive Sports Graduate Assistant (1 opening): The Graduate Assistant for Competitive Sports assists with the administration, development, implementation, and evaluation of both the Intramural Sports and Club Sports programs. Under the direct supervision of the Assistant Director of Competitive Sports, the competitive sports graduate assistant will support the management student employees, assist with IM Sports operations, oversee club sports travel and competition schedules, and collaborate with other department areas to create engaging and innovative programming. This position requires a flexible schedule including non-traditional work hours and other duties as assigned.
Event Operations (1 opening): The Event Operations Graduate Assistant will be responsible for managing the day to day event operations of University Recreation within the Campus Center. This will include facility reservations, operating supplies, payroll and management of student staff to include First Aid and CPR/AED training. The Event Operations Graduate Assistant is expected to assist with special events held within the Campus Center as well as mandatory University events such as move-in day, graduation, orientation, convocation, etc. This position requires a flexible schedule including non-traditional work hours and other duties as assigned.
Fitness Graduate Assistant (1 opening): The Fitness Graduate Assistant will assist the Assistant Director of Fitness & Wellness in the overall organization and administration of a comprehensive fitness program with an emphasis in Personal Training, Group Fitness, Small Group Training, and the Functional Training Area. This position will also provide opportunities for experience and collaboration with marketing and facilities. This position requires a flexible schedule including non-traditional work hours and other duties as assigned.
Application Process: To view the position descriptions, please visit UWG University Recreation’s Employment and Assistantships website, and submit an online application form / upload documents –or- submit (1) a cover letter stating your interest in the position, (2) resume, (3) three references, and (4) GPA & GRE scores either via mail or e-mail to:
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Competitive Sports: University of West Georgia, University Recreation, c/o Mark Henley, Associate Director of Programs, 1601 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30118, email@example.com
Event Operations: University of West Georgia, University Recreation, c/o Manica Pierrette, Coordinator of Events, 1601 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30118, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fitness: University of West Georgia, University Recreation, c/o Drew Powell, Assistant Director of Fitness and Wellness, 1601 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30118, email@example.com
For more information, please visit UWG University Recreation's website