Required Qualifications: •Bachelor’s degree •Four years’ experience in coaching baseball at the collegiate level or higher. •Must have experience successfully recruiting both high school and junior college student-athletes along with some experience from the Great Lakes region. •Must possess a strong background in coaching position players. Must have experience in program planning, teaching and computer skills. •Must have a strong commitment to the academic achievement of student-athletes, NCAA compliance, good communication and organizational skills.
Preferred Qualifications: •Master’s Degree •Successful background in working with infielders and hitting. •Over four years of coaching at the NCAA division II level or higher.
Reports to the Head Baseball Coach and assists with all phases in the operation of the men’s baseball program.
Duties will include recruiting, practice planning and coaching, game preparation and coaching, camp coordinator, monitoring of academic progress, assist in fundraising along with other responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach.
Throwing batting practice.
Working hours require summers, nights and weekends.
Additional Salary Information: A comprehensive benefit package is included.
About Grand Valley State University
Grand Valley State University is an NCAA Division II institution that values inclusiveness in all aspects of university business. We are located in Allendale, MI, just 12 miles outside of Grand Rapids, the second largest city in Michigan. Our student population averages 25,000. Laker Athletics has placed first or second in the NACDA/Learfield Sports Academy's Directors' Cup for the past 14 years. We compete in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, where we have captured the conference all-sport cup (President's Cup), for the past 18 consecutive years. For more information about GVSU, please see our website at: www.gvsulakers.com or www.gvsu.edu or www.gvsu.edu/sportsfacilities.