Sports Nutrition Graduate Assistant

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Raleigh, NORTH CAROLINA
Deadline: 19 Jun 2017
Vacancy Type Temporary
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Sports Nutrition Graduate Assistant
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range TBD
Position Number 10CMS62
Work Schedule Varies - must be able to work non-traditional workweek hours including holidays, nights and weekends
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) .5
Department 106001 - Athletics-Student Welfare & Development
Department Athletics
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties

NC State Sports Nutrition is seeking Graduate Assistants to add to our team. This position will allow the Graduate Assistants to gain experience working with a Division 1 sports nutrition program. The Sports Nutrition GAs will assist in providing nutrition services to all intercollegiate sports teams under the direction of the Director of Sports Nutrition. The Graduate Assistants will also assist with the fueling stations and other day to day operations of the Sports Nutrition Department.

Responsibilities include:
• Promote the NC State Sports Nutrition Philosophy
• Assist with day to day operations of various fueling stations (stocking, deliveries, inventory management)
• Assist with body composition testing using the Bod Pod
• Assist with hydration testing as needed
• Interact with Sports Medicine and Strength & Conditioning for assigned teams
• Assist with nutritional needs for pre/post training, travel nutrition, meal ordering, hydration for assigned teams
• Develop nutrition presentations for student athletes
• Develop educational material and cooking demonstrations for student athletes
• Research current sports nutrition topics

Other Work/Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Experience/Education

Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition or related field

Departmental Required Skills

Proficient skills with Microsoft Office

Ability to work non-traditional workweek hours including holidays and weekends

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Experience with athletes in a collegiate setting and/or working in a sporting environment

Knowledge of NCAA and ACC rules and regulations

ServSafe Certified

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Cover Letter
Contact information for 3 references

Job Open Date 06/13/2017
Must Be Open Until
Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date 07/03/2017

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at . Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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