The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Assistant Women's Track & Field/Cross Country Coach in the Department of Athletics.
The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of administration and operation of a highly competitive Division I collegiate track and field and cross country program. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to assisting with practice in the areas of distance runners and evaluation and recruitment of prospective student-athletes.
In addition, the applicant must possess the following skills: high level of organization, basic computer skills, and the ability to organize all facets of team travel and track meets. The candidate must be able to work amiably with students, parents, administrators, and faculty within the rules and regulations of the University, the conference, and the NCAA.
Previous collegiate or high school track and field coaching experience.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Coach.Assistant
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Varies
Hiring Range: Per Contract
Relocation Offered: Yes
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19006951
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.