Prairie View A&M University PV S.T.E.P. Summer Internship (ATHL. Sports Medicine) in Prairie View, Texas

Job Title

PV S.T.E.P. Summer Internship (ATHL. Sports Medicine)

Agency

Prairie View A&M University

Department

Athletic Administration

Proposed Minimum Salary

$15.00 hourly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Student Worker

Job Description

The PV S.T.E.P. Intern, under general supervision, will assist the Athletic Administration, and will work with the Sports Medicine/Athletic Trainer staff personnel in providing assistance to injured, recovering student-athletes and those who are going through rehabilitation for seasonal injuries and post-season surgeries.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting daily training room operations in the sports medicine clinic area.

  • Treating student athletes in recovery and rehabilitation of their injuries.

  • Conducting inventory of medical supplies and placing orders to replenish stock.

  • Conducting assessments of training room equipment to ensure functionality and availability of use.

  • Performing other duties and tasks as assigned.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Currently enrolled for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA; Must be in academic good standing (SAP) as demonstrated through your college

  • Students must have completed 60 undergraduate hours by the conclusion of the Spring 2018 semester.

  • Registered for classes in Fall 2018

  • Graduate students must be enrolled in at least three (3) graduate hours, preferably in his/her field of study

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel)

  • Ability to work cooperatively with others.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Good time management skills.

Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:

  • None

Other Requirements:

  • Commit to working the entire internship experience (30 hours per week)

  • 300-500 word synopsis regarding the student’s interest in the program

  • Be registered for classes in Fall 2018

  • Be eligible to work in the U.S.

Job Posting Close Date:

  • 5/22/2018

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box at the bottom of the "My Experience" page of the application before continuing through the application. Though the attachment box is labeled as “CV/Resume”, more than one attachment may be uploaded.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Resume

  • Detailed Class Schedule

  • Unofficial Transcript / HS Diploma (Freshmen)

  • 300-500 word synopsis regarding interest in the program

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the agency's verification of credentials and/or other information required by agency procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Submission Guidelines:

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application.

No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Please contact the Office of Human Resources on/before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Veterans/ Disability Employer committed to diversity.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit www.pvamu.edu. Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!

Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (936) 261-1730.

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