Job No: 500057 Work Type: Non-Instructional Faculty (Coach/Counselor/Librarian), Staff Location: Fresno Categories: Unit 3 - CFA - California Faculty Association, Athletics, Temporary, Full Time
Assistant Swim & Dive Coach (Coaching Assistant)
Compensation and Benefits
Staff: Anticipated Hiring Salary: $4,824 per month
Full classification Salary Range: $4,824 to $6,485 per month
This is a full-time, temporary, non-exempt position and is considered for renewal on an annual basis. Coaching positions are not tenure track and do not guarantee future employment rights.
The CSU system provides a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental and vision plans, membership in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), sick and vacation time, and 14 paid holidays a year. Eligible employees are also able to participate in the fee waiver education program. A summary of benefit information can be found here.
Reporting to the Head Swimming & Diving Coach, the Assistant Swimming & Diving Coach will be responsible for assisting in the administration of a Division I Swim & Dive program. Duties include: helping ensure the health, well-being and academic success of the student-athletes while assisting in developing the competitive nature of the Swim & Dive program. The position will assist in maintaining the sport budget; scheduling and organizing practice and competitions; ensuring that the program is operating in compliance with the NCAA, conference and university rules; developing and enforcing written team rules and expectations; recruiting quality student-athletes that are intent on graduating from the institution; assisting in the monitoring and maintenance of academic progress and eligibility of team members; supporting the philosophy, policies and procedures of the Department of Athletics; and to promoting intercollegiate athletics as an integral part of the university.
In addition, assist the Head Swimming and Diving Coach in all aspects of the job including workouts in the pool and the weight room and day to day running of the program. Will also help in the running of home swim meets and planning meals and away trips.
Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and a history of rules compliance.
Coaching philosophy and teaching concepts compatible with the Head Swim & Dive Coach and Athletic Department's vision.
Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive and professional relationships with student-athletes, administrators, support staff and community groups.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and project a professional approach and attitude.
Ability to travel extensively during recruiting process.
Ability to support the gender and diversity goals of the university and project a professional attitude.
To view the full list of qualifications and job responsibilities, please click the Position Description button above.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year institution
Minimum of one year experience swimming and/or coaching at the NCAA Division I level or at a professional level
Deadline & Application Instructions
Applications received by May 3, 2021 will be given full consideration by the search committee.
Please click “Apply Now” to complete the employment application for California State University, Fresno. Interested applicants must complete the application and attach the following: 1) their most recent resume/vitae, 2) a cover letter that addresses their specific qualifications and interest, and 3) contact information for three professional references.
California State University, Fresno is one of 23 campuses in the California State University System. The University's mission is to boldly educate and empower students for success through our values of Discovery, Diversity and Distinction. The current student population is more than 25,000, including a large percentage of students with diverse and culturally rich backgrounds. The University serves the San Joaquin Valley while maintaining deep involvement with the state, nation, and across the globe.
Metropolitan Fresno, with a multi-ethnic population of over 527,000, is located in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley. The campus is within driving distance of Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, San Francisco, Los Angeles, the Monterey Peninsula, beaches, sailing, lakes, and numerous ski resorts. Fresno boasts one of the most reasonable housing markets in California and offers a wide array of locally grown fruits and produce.
Equal Employment Opportunity Information
California State University, Fresno is committed to maintaining and implementing employment policies and procedures in compliance with applicable state and federal equal employment opportunity laws and regulations. Executive Orders 1096 and 1097 prohibit discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on the basis of a protected status: race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex (including gender identity), sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition and covered veteran status. Fresno State's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. We are proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with California State University, Fresno. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Fresno State has identified as sensitive.
The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
This position may be a "designated position" under the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This will require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within six (6) months of assuming office and every two (2) years thereafter.
Fresno State is a smoke-free and vapor-free campus.