The College of Lake County (CLC) has an exciting opportunity for an Operations and Events Coordinator/Head Coach (Softball). This position necessitates knowledge and versatility to coach a variety of positions, skills, and techniques.
The Operations and Events Coordinator/Head Coach (Softball) manages and supervises all evening and weekend Physical Education Center operations, events, activities and staff. The Operations and Events Coordinator/Head Coach also works with the P. E. Center Supervisor with general responsibilities in the day to day operations of the athletic facilities, along with overseeing the set-up of athletic contests and acts as the college representative at these events. The Coordinator also aids in the hiring, supervising, training and evaluation of student workers.
Under the general direction of the Athletics Director, the Operations and Events Coordinator/Head Coach is responsible for providing successful athletic programming to attract and recruit prospective athletes for the intercollegiate softball program. This total administration and coordination of all aspects of the sport program include a combination of high school events, practices, campus and/or home visits, using technology-based and other successful recruitment methods. Support students in academic areas ensuring success.
The College of Lake County (CLC) is a comprehensive community college located in northeastern Illinois committed to being an innovative educational institution providing life-changing paths for our students by offering exceptional learning experiences. The college is widely recognized for student success, business and community partnerships and for the achievements of our faculty, staff and alumni.
CLC offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits that currently includes BlueCross/BlueShield of Illinois health, Delta dental and Superior vision insurance plans, tuition support for employees and qualified family members, three retirement plans, disability, group and supplemental life insurance, health and dependent care flexible spending account plans, a four-day work week in the summer (Fridays off!), generous vacation, sick and personal time off and 13 paid holidays each year.
1. Bachelor’s Degree. 2. Previous softball coaching experience required. 3. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record. 4. Ability to continuously interact with public (internal or external). Ability to sit, walk, stand, bend, squat, kneel, twist, lift (0-50 lbs), and carry (0-50 lbs) frequently. Ability to climb, carry (50+ lbs) and lift (50+ lbs) occasionally.
SKILLREQUIREMENTS: Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and PeopleSoft to access data, maintain records, generate reports and communicate with others. Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment and multi-task. Ability to communicate effectively with varying levels of students, staff and external customers. Proven ability to work effectively with individuals and teams from diverse backgrounds and professional responsibilities. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to handle all situations with tact, persuasiveness, and diplomacy.
About College of Lake County
Proud past, bold future. College of Lake County started with one building in 1969 and now leads the future of education and workforce development in Lake County with three campuses and online programming to serve the diverse needs of Lake County, Illinois. CLC is a comprehensive community college located in northeastern Illinois committed to being an innovative educational institution providing life-changing paths for our students by offering exceptional learning experiences. The college is widely recognized for student success, business and community partnerships and for the achievements of our faculty, staff and alumni.