Colgate University is a special place to work and offers many
unique opportunities, including the ability to work with and among
world class faculty and staff at a highly selective residential
liberal arts institution. This position provides an opportunity to
become familiar with the variety of regular positions that are
available at the University, as well as the ability to add
employment at a distinct University to your resume.
Successful candidates for this position will earn sick leave, paid
time off, free parking, and a University ‘Gate Card that provides
access to fitness facilities, athletic and cultural events, as well
as a discount on many items at the University Bookstore.
This type of appointment is not approved to work more than 999
hours per year for all positions combined. Should incumbents work
more than a total of 999 hours in a year the appointment may not
continue beyond one year of service.
Assist Colgate Athletic Communications staff at assigned home
varsity athletic events as well as with remote project work. Job
duties include, but are not limited to, writing press releases,
event recaps and other website content, live tweeting events,
creating social and promotional graphics, assisting with the
production for the ESPN+ livestream broadcast, delivering play by
play or color commentary on the broadcast, keeping statistics,
operating a video camera, updating rosters and bios on the website,
and organizing photos
Must pay attention to detail. Opportunity to learn new skills in a
fun, fast-paced environment. Former student employees in Colgate’s
athletics marketing and communications office have gone on to
secure full-time employment at such prestigious organizations as
the NCAA, Syracuse University, Northwestern University,
Northeastern University, Princeton University, Duke University, USA
Hockey, as well as various minor-league professional sports teams
Professional Experience/ Qualifications
Prior experience is not necessary.
High school diploma or GED .
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions Summary
It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against
any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their
race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin,
marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information,
being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking,
familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from
historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with
disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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