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Assistant Wrestling Coach - Northeastern Junior College - Sterling, CO

Posted a week ago by FierroNJC

Position Announcement: Assistant Wrestling coach

Northeastern Junior College is seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to fill the position of Assistant Wrestling Coach. This position will be responsible for assisting the Head Wrestling Coach with the day-to-day functions of the Wrestling team. Duties may also include recruiting, developing practice plans, coordinating travel, scheduling and other assignments as prepared by the head coach and/or athletic director. Candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills, work well with others in a team setting, and possess knowledge and experience coaching Wrestling.

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Adam Fierro, Interim Head Men's Wrestling Coach at (970) 521-6634 or e-mail to: You can apply online at be sure to include all required application materials. For information about NJC, see the college web site at and our athletic website at


Positive attitude through dedication to NJC mission and values; willingness to accept and promote change; open-minded fairness and consideration of multiple perspectives; willingness to take risks, work hard, accept responsibility for personal/professional growth, lead and follow well, accept criticism, handle conflict, and motivate others.
Commitment to cooperation, consensus building, collaboration, effective goal-setting and evaluation.
Participation in campus organizations and activities.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of college courses or working towards completing a Bachelor's degree
Willingness to wrestle in practice by demonstrating techniques
3+ years of coaching Wrestling OR collegiate Wrestling experience
Excellent Interpersonal Skills
Willingness to travel regionally and throughout Colorado at all times of the year

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree
Scorekeeping experience
Experience in fundraising
Experience in community relations and setting up volunteer initiatives
Strength and Conditioning license/certification or background
Experience with Microsoft Office

Contract specifics:

This is a full-time benefit-eligible, exempt position. Salary for this position will be $25,000. Position begins as soon as possible. Competitive fringe benefit package available through the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education (SBCCOE).


Complete application packets will be reviewed as they are received. Position will remain open until filled. Complete application packet to consist of:

Cover letter specifically addressing qualifications and committing to expectations
Completed Applicant Pro application
College transcripts from an accredited college or university (unofficial copies acceptable during application process)
Complete resume
Release Authorization (for background check)

Please apply at: