InterMat Job Board
Assistant Wrestling Coach, Full-Time
Summary: Queens University of Charlotte, an NCAA Division II affiliate, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Coach, Wrestling. This full-time position reports to the Head Coach, Wrestling. This position is exempt from provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and is not eligible to earn overtime pay or compensatory time off for additional hours worked.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
-->Adhere to the highest standards of student-athlete welfare
--> Assist head coach in developing coaching techniques, overall team and
individual player strategies
--> Assist student athletes with individual performance and provide
leadership/direction for improvements
--> Adhere to all NCAA rules and regulations for the sport
--> Coordinate activities for home and away matches including travel plan,
inventory or equipment, etc.
--> Assist with recruiting and scouting within NCAA regulations and Queens’ academic admissions standards, including: develop database, call potential recruits, plan and organize recruiting trips, and accurately and timely complete all paperwork associated with those efforts
--> Oversee student athlete weight room training, in coordination with Strength & Conditioning coaches
--> Provide informal support to student athletes in academic and personal matters
--> This position is considered a Responsible Employee for purposes of the university’s Sexual Misconduct Policy. As such, this position is required to report any incident of sexual misconduct or interpersonal violence to the
university’s Title IX Coordinator when made aware of such.
--> Support staff in event operations on a regular basis
--> Participate in fundraising and public relations activities
--> Participate in summer sport camps
--> Must be able and willing to regularly work evenings and weekends to achieve
objectives of the position.
--> Other duties and special projects may be assigned to meet department or university goals
Experience, Knowledge and Skills Required
--> Collegiate Wrestling and/or Olympic-style coaching experience and ability to
transfer the knowledge and skills gained to student athletes
--> Successful, proven experience with recruiting and scouting
--> Knowledge of conference and NCAA rules and regulations
--> Strong written and oral communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
--> Proven track record of consistently modeling positive behaviors at all times
--> Strong follow-up and follow-through skills as well as ability to plan, organize and control projects through to completion
--> Proven ability to handle and maintain confidential information; familiarity with
FERPA a plus
--> Valid, unrestricted U.S. driver’s license, or ability to attain same by hire date
--> Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in experience and education
--> Diverse candidates are STRONGLY encouraged to apply
Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodation)
--> Visual Abilities: Read reports, create presentations and use a computer system
– 75-100% of the time
--> Hearing: Hear well enough to communicate with co-workers, vendors and
students – 75-100% of the time.
--> Dexterity, Grasping, Feeling: Write, type and use the telephone, copier, and
computer systems – 75-100% of the time
--> Mobility: Open files and operate office machines; move between departments
and attend meetings across campus – 75-100% of the time
--> Talking: Frequently convey detailed or important instructions and ideas accurately, loudly, or quickly – 75-100% of the time
--> Lifting, Pulling, Pushing: Exert up to 30 pounds for force occasionally, and/or
up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects – 50-74% of the time.
--> Cognitive/Emotional: Ability to critically think and concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in conditions – 75-100% of the time.
• Work in athletics facilities and office environments, involving contact with
students, faculty, staff, parents, service providers and vendors
• Work has deadlines, interruptions, and may be stressful at times
• Work regularly involves early morning, evening and weekend hours and
travel for competition and recruiting
Follow link to apply: http://www.queens.edu/careers/index.html