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Assistant Coach

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Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number: U - 00211
Position Title: Assistant Coach
Local Title if different: Assistant Swimming Coach
Job Category Professional/Management
FLSA Classification:
Obligation: Calendar Year
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Position Type Temporary
Appointment Start date:
Appointment End date :
Salary: $12,000
Salary Grade:
Full Time or Part Time: Part Time
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Department Information


Search Contact Information

Search Contact(s):

Ken McLaughlin

Search Contact Phone/Extension: 315-212-9798
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Posting Text

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Assist with all aspects of running a men’s and women’s swimming/diving program at the division 3 level including recruiting qualified student athletes.

Job Requirements & Essential Functions of the Job:
Required Qualifications:

Bachelors degree and competitive swimming experience.

We are seeking candidates who possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with an increasingly diverse array of students and colleagues and who have demonstrated a commitment to creating, fostering and sustaining an inclusive environment in and out of the classroom.

Preferred Qualifications:

College swimming experience. Lifeguard and CPR certification desirable but not required. Experience with running HY-TEK swim meet software desired.

We are, especially, seeking candidates who have engaged in professional development activities to enhance knowledge of diversity, equity and inclusion and have worked collaboratively across various departments in fostering success of underrepresented groups and a supportive and inclusive environment for all.

Supervisor: Ken McLaughlin
Location: Maxcy Hall

Posting Detail Information

Close Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please upload a document with contact information for three professional references.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this opening? Please be specific.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you willing to abide by NCAA rules?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Within the past five years have you had any NCAA sanctions imposed upon you?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document 1 (Refer to job posting detail information for special instructions.)
Optional Documents