Susquehanna University

Susquehanna University

Student Worker- Athletic Communications Assistant (Fall/Spring)

United States

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Position Title Student Worker- Athletic Communications Assistant (Fall/Spring)

Position Approval Date 05/10/2023 Is this position budgeted? Is this position an essential position? No About Susquehanna

As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating students for productive, creative and reflective lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse, dynamic and interdependent world. Its more than 2,300 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehanna's unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna University's 325 acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information, please visit https: // www.

Position Summary

Job Summary

The Fall/Spring Athletic Communications Student Assistant will be responsible for assisting with day-to-day and gameday operations for home events. This position is defined as a non-exempt position under FLSA regulations.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Play-by-play broadcasting
  • Filming and live video production
  • Public Address Announcing
  • Statistics (can be trained)
  • Photography and Videography
  • Social Media
  • Writing
  • Game Day Operations (scoreboard, camera operation, setup, and breakdown, etc.)
  • Graphic Design
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Quick learner.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Work collaboratively with faculty and staff.
  • Learning Objectives

  • Day-to-Day Operations of a NCAA Division III Athletic Communications Office
  • Responsibilities of conducting NCAA Division III athletic events
  • Producing sports content
  • Public Relations
  • Career Readiness:
  • - Career & Self-Development

    - Communication

    - Critical Thinking

    - Equity & Inclusion

    - Leadership

    - Professionalism

    - Teamwork

    - Technology

    Required Qualifications


    First Year, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior SU Student in any course of study


    No experience required.MUST be available to work nights and weekends. Work in all weather conditions. Versatility and flexibility as games and staffing can change due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances.

    Location Susquehanna University Campus

    Additional Requirements

  • Previous experience working in sports/athletic field.
  • Knowledge and experience in a specific field (production, sport statistics, photography, graphic design, announcing, writing, social media, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of how to use common software titles including: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Suite
  • Certain positions will require working office hours under normal business hours.
  • This position is about 20 hours per week at $7.25 per hour.
  • Physical Demand

    Position requires the ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time. Position requires the ability to move about the campus. Position requires the ability to talk and to hear instruction. Position requires occasional manual dexterity and the ability to use fingers, hands, and arms to feel, handle, and reach. Position requires occasional stooping, crouching and bending. Position requires the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds. Working conditions are indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.

    Preferred Qualifications Special Instructions to the Applicant Benefits Eligible No Number of Months Other Additional Work Schedule Details? Hours per week during the academic year (39 wks) Hours per week during the summer (13 wks) Status Temporary Posting Date 05/09/2023 Closing Date Open Until Filled No Anticipated Start Date Posting Number AH00929

    Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Are you a current SU student?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Optional Documents

  • Diversity & Inclusion Statement
  • Other Additional Documents
  • Job details


    Student Worker- Athletic Communications Assistant (Fall/Spring)


    Susquehanna University


    United States


    May 25, 2023

    Application deadline

    June 11, 2023

    Job type



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