Assistant Coach- Diving

Updated: 23 days ago
Location: New Brunswick, NEW JERSEY
Deadline: ;

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant Coach- Diving
Job Category Staff & Executive - Athletics
Department Athletics Events - Operations

The Rutgers Division of Intercollegiate Athletics sponsors 24 intercollegiate sports, comprised of 14 women’s and 10 men’s programs, that compete at the Division I level. The Scarlet Knights are members of the prestigious Big Ten Conference, the nation’s premier academic and athletic conference, after officially joining the league on July 1, 2014. Known as “The Birthplace of College Football, Rutgers hosted Princeton on Nov. 6, 1869 in the first intercollegiate football game, with RU earning a 6-4 victory.

Posting Summary

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Assistant Coach- Diving for Rutgers Athletics. Under the direct supervision of the Head Swimming Coach, oversee and direct the Women’s Diving program which provides an opportunity for student-athletes to train and compete on a competitive, Division I women’s diving program while attending school to earn a college degree.

Among the key duties of this position are the following:
• Recruits high level academically and athletically skilled female students to attend Rutgers and to earn a degree and to compete in the women’s diving program.
• Schedules, organizes and conducts practices at a high level of efficiency and success.
• Collaborates with the Head Swimming Coach in scheduling competition for the team.
• Develops, teaches, and instructs the student-athletes in the proper rules of play, conditioning, skills and techniques on the deck and in life-skills and leadership qualities on and off the deck.
• Assists in fundraising and public relations events that support the objectives of the program and allow for program enhancements.

Position Status Full Time
Hours Per Week
Daily Work Shift
FLSA Exempt
Position Salary
Annual Minimum Salary 0.000
Annual Mid Range Salary 0.000
Annual Maximum Salary 0.000
Standard Hours 37.50
Union Description Contract Administrators
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft

Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at:

Seniority Unit
Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month
Position Pension Eligibility ABP

Minimum Education and Experience

• Bachelors degree

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Knowledge of NCAA regulations relative to proper rules of competition in the sport of diving.
• Knowledge of Big Ten and NCAA rules and regulations.
• Possess good organizational, communication and public relations skills.
• Computer literate.
• Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver’s license would be required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

• Coaching experience at the intercollegiate level.

Equipment Utilized

• Ability to use a computer, email, editing equipment and recruiting database software.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

• Ability to work nights and weekends.
• Travel is involved.

Special Conditions

• Clean Driving Record

Posting Number 21ST0699
Posting Open Date 03/23/2021
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applicants must complete and attach in the “other documents” section the Affirmation of Association with a Prospective Student-Athlete form (provided in the link below)

Regional Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Home Location Campus Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Location Details

Piscataway, NJ 08854

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