Utah State University

Assistant Track & Field Coach

City Logan Campus
Posted Date 3 months ago(7/7/2020 9:57 PM)
Requisition ID
2020-2771
# of Openings
10
Job Locations
US-UT-Logan
Category (Portal Searching)
Athletics
Position Type
Benefited Full-Time
Job Classification
Exempt
College
Athletics
Department
Women's Track & Field
Advertised Salary
Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits

Overview

Utah State University is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Track & Field Coach.

 

*This is a pooled position. Applicants are selected from the pool as positions become available. After six months, the pool will expire and applicants will be notified.

Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist head coach in identifying and recruiting athletically and academically qualified student-athletes
  • Assist head coach in preparing student-athletes for competition
  • Demonstrate strong support for the academic mission of the university and NCAA by coordinating with academic services to monitor the academic progress of student-athletes
  • Act as a liaison to assigned athletic department and university entities
  • Other duties as assigned by head coach

Responsibilities also include adherence to and promotion of NCAA rules and compliance to staff, student-athletes and representatives of athletics interest; successful completion of NCAA recruiting exam, team building, and community and public relations.

 

The assistant coach will demonstrate an understanding and commitment to athletics programs at NCAA Division I level, have a commitment to the academic mission of Utah State University, a commitment to the academic success of the student-athletes, serve as a positive role model for student- athletes on and off the court, and work well with students, faculty, staff, and community.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree required plus experience that demonstrates an excellent knowledge of the techniques and strategies of the sport of cross country
  • Candidate should have successful recruiting experience and have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
  • Must pass the NCAA recruiting test upon hiring or have already passed it for the upcoming year
  • Candidate must possess strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience as an assistant collegiate coach

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

 

1) Resume/CV to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”

2) Cover Letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application 

 

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

Advertised Salary

Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits

ADA

Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.  The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.

University Highlights

Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 27,800 students (24,660 undergraduates and 3,140 graduate students) on the Logan main campus. Utah State’s statewide system features eight campuses and 23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with Extension programs. USU offers 165 undergraduate majors, 138 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found here.

 

A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.

The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.

 

Notice of Non-discrimination

 

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

 

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:

Executive Director of the Office of Equity Alison Adams-Perlac, alison.adams-perlac@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.

 

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

 

U.S. Department of Education Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov U.S.

Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov

 

USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.

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