The University of Utah is seeking applications for a Director of Skiing for the men and women’s alpine and Nordic ski teams.
This position includes organization and technical instructions for training and competition, recruiting, administration, and supervision of Alpine and Nordic Programs involving budget Management, scheduling, student athlete academic and welfare issues and other organizational needs.
University of Utah Job ID# PRN17256B– 00327 - Athletics Department
COMPENSATION: Salary Commensurate with Experience.
WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time, 40 hours/per week, Day.
Must be well versed and knowledgeable in the sport.
Team should be consistently reach or surpass performance expectations and challenges for conference championship and post season play
Maintain individual and squad discipline
Ability to positively motivate, elicit team spirit and unity
Provides atmosphere conducive to sportsmanship
Supervises staff, assigns duties, and is accountable for actions of staff.
Establishment of a well-organized effective, and timely recruiting process.
Aggressively pursues high caliber student-athletes to include conducting permissible correspondence/telephone calls, thorough evaluations, and contacts.
Actively recruits within the state of Utah
Follows proper procedures with Admissions and Financial Aid Offices
Demonstrates commitment to and an understanding of NCAA and Conference regulations.
Effectiveness in assuring assistant coaches’ and athletes’ adherence to rules.
Demonstrates a commitment to academic integrity of student-athletes
Help student-athletes make normal progress toward graduation at the University of Utah and maintain eligibility.
Follows Department and university policies/procedures
Assumes responsibilities and leadership within the department
Works to develop strong public relations skills with media, boosters; participates in community service/speaking engagement events
Exhibits good ethical and professional conduct.
Demonstrates a commitment to creating a tolerant and diverse work environment
Effectiveness in budget management.
Candidates must have extensive racing/coaching experience, preferable at the collegiate and/or F.I.S. Level. Bachelor’s degree required. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and application of NCAA rules.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), for further information or to request an accommodation. The University of Utah is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
About University of Utah
The University of Utah, located in Salt Lake City is a large public university set in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountain range. Inspiring views complement the vast opportunities campus provides. On July 1, 2011, the University of Utah became a member of the Pac-12 Conference. The university is only minutes away from world-class ski resorts, and rugged mountain bike trails the U attracts a wide range of sport enthusiasts.