The Coach is responsible for the men’s wrestling athletic program. This individual, therefore, has the primary functions of coaching the men’s wrestling team.
1.Serve as head coach for the men’s intercollegiate wrestling program. 2.Recruit and recommend the acceptance of prospective athletics. 3.Supervise practice sessions according to scheduled times. 4.Responsible for the teaching and development of wrestling skills to student-athletes. 5.Make the necessary arrangements for traveling to scheduled intercollegiate events. 6.Schedule, in conjunction with the Athletic Director, all intercollegiate events for the wrestling season with as little of class time missed as possible within NJCAA and Region IX guidelines. 7.Monitor academic progress of student-athletes including having study tables and securing tutors. 8.Provide data, research, and team informational requests to the Athletic Director as needed. 9.Hire, train, supervise and mentor assistant coach. 10.Operate the sport program with integrity and within the scope and intent of NJCAA, Region IX, OJC Athletic Department and college regulations. 11.Comply with all NJCAA rules, procedures, and eligibility standards and follow the guidelines established in the NJCAA Handbook. 12.Work in conjunction with the Athletic Director and Athletic Trainer when a player is injured. Complete the necessary forms and turn in immediately to the Athletic Director. 13.Coordinate all physical arrangements for all home events. 14.Assist other coaches with the implementation of the other intercollegiate athletic programs. 15.Plan, organize, and direct all camps.
Coaching experience at high school, club or collegiate level
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to obtain a Commercial Driver License
Pre-employment background check and drug screening
Successful coaching experience at the college level
Playing experience at the college level
Strong computer skills
Educational philosophy in alignment with that of a small rural, comprehensive Community College and enthusiasm for this type of environment and the aspirations of its people.
Additional Salary Information: excellent benefit package including retirement, health, vision, dental and life insurance
11 month technical-professional position- 241 work days