Assistant Coach - Women's Rowing

Updated: 28 days ago
Location: New Brunswick, NEW JERSEY
Deadline: ;

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant Coach - Women's Rowing
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 – Women’s Rowing for Rutgers Athletics. Under the direct supervision of the Head Coach, the position assist in establishing and maintaining a nationally competitive intercollegiate women’s rowing program in the Big Ten and NCAA. The position will also assist in all aspects of the rowing program, including recruiting, coaching current student-athletes on and off the water, assisting in fundraising, assisting in alumni relations. This position will be responsible for helping to maintain all equipment for the women’s rowing program, including all boats, oars, electronic equipment, safety equipment, ergometers, bikes, etc.

Among the key duties of this position are the following:
• Assists in organizing and conducting practices and competitions at a high level of efficiency and success.
• Assists in developing, teaching and instructing the student-athletes in the proper rules of play, conditioning, skills and techniques in the sport of rowing and in life-skills and leadership qualities off the course.
• Maintains equipment for the women’s rowing program including ordering, assessing and repairing boats, oars, ergometers, electronic equipment, safety equipment, etc.
• Recruits high level academically and athletically skilled students to attend Rutgers and to participate on the women’s Rowing team.
• Assists in fundraising and public relations events that support the objective of the program and allow for program enhancements.
• Assists with all other aspects of the women’s rowing program, as assigned.

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

• Bachelor’s degree

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Knowledge of NCAA regulations relative to proper rules of competition in the sport of rowing.
• Good organization skills.
•Ability to communicate with student-athletes and the media.
• Computer literate.
• Understanding of technical knowledge of the sport of Rowing with the ability to help develop the student-athlete to their full potential.
• Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver’s license would be required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

• Collegiate rowing coaching and competition experience.
• Knowledge of Big Ten Conference and NCAA regulations.
• Previous experience repairing and maintaining rowing-related equipment including rowing shells, boats, oars, ergometers, etc.

Equipment Utilized

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

Physical Demands and Work Environment

• Will be required to work nights and weekends.

Special Conditions

• Clean Driving Record

Posting Number 21ST1186
Posting Open Date 05/07/2021
Special Instructions to Applicants

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

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

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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