Analyzes performance and instructs student athletes in game strategies and techniques to prepare them for athletic competition; observes players while they perform to determine need for individual or team improvement; and coaches players individually or in groups, demonstrating techniques.
Assists head coach in organizing, preparing, and conducting individual and team practices, training, and competition. Receives guidance and instruction from Head Coach and/or more senior coaches in general and specific coaching procedures, methods, and techniques. Assists with the design of workout programs and training routines to improve athletic performance. Assists as directed with implementing and supervising athletic training, strength, and conditioning workouts; provides technical support and training to athletes, as appropriate to the sport. Assists Head Coach, as directed, in conducting recruitment of student-athletes in accordance with NCAA rules. Assists head coach in monitoring and assisting student-athletes in academic progress. Assists as appropriate in planning and arranging team travel; may coordinate personnel and equipment transportation and accommodations. May participate in various fundraising, marketing, and promotions activities. May perform administrative duties including ordering and maintaining equipment, monitoring budgets, and initiating correspondence. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Job posting closing date is 06/12/2019
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Short- and long-term planning; problem analysis and resolution; report preparation and presentation; interperson and organizational communication, both oral and written
Three (3) years of experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.
Substantial directly related experience may substittute for degree required.
US Soccer and/or NSCAA Coaching Certification
Internal Number: 1901674S
About New Mexico State University
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico's Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $ 140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state's NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.