Weber State University, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Big Sky Conference, is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of compliance graduate assistant (GA) to work during the 2020-21 academic year (to include summer) with the possibility of extending the position to subsequent academic years. The GA will assist with day-to-day operations of the Office of Athletics Compliance. The successful candidate for this position will receive tuition and fees as well as a living stipend. Expected start date is June or July 2020.
The GA works under the general supervision of the Director of Compliance and the Compliance Coordinator and reports directly to the Director of Compliance. The GA will work directly with coaches and student-athletes from all 16 sports and will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Office of Athletics Compliance and will be exposed to all aspects involved in running a NCAA Division I athletics compliance office.
Responsibilities may include: *Assisting in the monitoring of NCAA Division I bylaw 13 recruiting rules *Assisting in the monitoring of NCAA Division I bylaw 17 playing and practice seasons rules *Reviewing required student-athlete forms *Assisting in the submission of waivers to the NCAA or Big Sky Conference *Assisting in rules education efforts aimed at applicable constituent groups *Processing transfer tracer forms for prospective student-athletes transferring from four-year and two-year colleges *Other duties as assigned
Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, copies of official transcripts, and a list of three professional references (References are added within the application). Application screening will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please use the following link to apply: http://jobs.weber.edu/postings/10717
Criminal Background check is required as a condition of employment.
*Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. *Admission and matriculation into a Weber State University graduate program. The successful candidate may be enrolled in undergraduate “leveling” courses or in undergraduate courses that count for credit toward graduation in their graduate program. *High ethical standards, extreme attention to detail, integrity and a willingness to exhibit a strict adherence to NCAA, Big Sky Conference, and Weber State University rules and regulations *Ability to effectively communicate through oral, written, and electronic forms. *Possess strong organizational, interpersonal, and leadership skills. *Ability to take initiative, complete time-sensitive tasks, maintain confidential information, and multitask *Must be willing to work occasional nights and weekends. *Successful completion of a background check
Criminal Background check is required.
*Prior experience in a NCAA compliance office *Knowledge of NCAA Division I bylaws *Experience with job-related software such as NCAA applications, JumpForward, video editing software, Microsoft Office/Google Apps suite *NAAC Certification
Additional Salary Information: Tuition, fees, and a living stipend
Internal Number: (H00212P)
About Weber State University
WSU, founded in 1889, is a large public university located in Northern Utah, with over 24,000 students and 1,300 faculty and staff. The University offers a broad range of undergraduate programs and selected professionally-oriented master degree programs. It is located in a spectacular setting on the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains and is minutes away from world class cultural and recreational opportunities. WSU is a founding member of the Big Sky Conference and competes in 16 NCAA Division I level sports. WSU athletics has a rich tradition of excellence on the fields of competition and in the classroom.