Responsibilities include: Assisting the head coach in all aspects of the program including, but not limited to: training design, implementation, and supervision of all the multi-events (jumps, throws, sprints, etc...), recruitment of prospective student-athletes, social media and public relations efforts, coordinating team travel arrangements, fundraising and alumni relations/events, meet preparation – home and away, monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes, coordinating team community service activities. The Assistant Coach will also carry out the responsibilities of the Head Coach in his/her absence. Evening and weekend work will be expected.
Required Qualifications: Relevant competition and/or coaching experience with the multi-events as well as a Bachelor’s Degree are required. A valid driver’s license; and the ability and willingness to travel and work nights and weekends as necessary are also required. Strong communication skills, initiative and good judgment are essential. CPR/AED Certification will be required within one month of start date.
Preferred Qualifications: New York State/Northeast recruiting experience is preferred.
SUNY Plattsburgh is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity. As an equal opportunity employer and a government contractor subject to VEVRAA, SUNY Plattsburgh complies with hiring regulations regarding sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age and veteran status.
Salary: $33,076, plus excellent benefits. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Materials received by June 2nd will be guaranteed full consideration. Please apply to http://jobs.plattsburgh.edu/postings/8317 and include a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three current professional references. Additional information may be requested at a later step in the process. Employees required to drive as part of their employment responsibilities must supply University Police with a copy of their driver’s license for a review of their driving record and authorization to drive. Official transcripts from an accredited institution will be required prior to employment.