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St. Lawrence University Graduate Assistant Coach - Alpine Ski in Canton, New York

Position Title Graduate Assistant Coach - Alpine Ski

FLSA Exempt

Primary Responsibilities

St. Lawrence University is currently seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant Coach for Alpine Ski. This 9-month position (August, 2021 – May, 2022) is targeted toward graduate students seeking a master’s degree. Remuneration includes a competitive coaching stipend, student health insurance, and eligibility for tuition remission (6 graduate classes per year in the University’s graduate program).

Responsibilities include providing instruction and assisting with the day-to-day operation of the program. These include but are not limited to: athlete development, team website and administrative duties, recruiting, equipment management, travel, video and feedback on the hill. Responsibilities will also include helping to develop and maintain the strength and conditioning program.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree is required. A strong background in alpine ski racing, and knowledge of current equipment and modern technology. Strong oral and written communication skills are necessary. A valid driver’s license and ability to meet the requirements to drive University vehicles required. Must apply and be accepted in the graduate program at St. Lawrence University.

Preferred Qualifications

Collegiate ski racing or higher competition and/or coaching experience preferred.

Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) FT Seasonal

Posting Number ST00718

Desired Start Date 08/16/2021

Open Date (to accept applications)

Close Date (date applications will not be considered)

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant

Candidates should submit a letter of application, resume and a list of 3 professional references. These documents can be uploaded in the “Applicant Documents” section of your application.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position may be directed to Willi Steinrotter, Head Coach at

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    • Do you have a bachelor's degree or higher?
  • Yes

  • No

    • Do you hold a valid driver's license?
  • Yes

  • No

    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • Resume

  • A List of 3 Professional References

    Optional Documents