This position is responsible for the development and administration of the Women’s Rowing NCAA Division I sport program. Including, but not limited to, coaching, mentoring, program development, recruiting, public relations, community involvement and administrative duties in compliance with all university, conference and NCAA regulations.
For position details and application information, please follow the application link included in the posting.
Minimum 5 years collegiate rowing experience with knowledge of rules of the sport and competition strategies, safety procedures, rowing technique and training methods.
Demonstrated organizational and administrative skills
Two or more years supervisory experience
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulation; ability to pass NCAA coach’s certification test
Ability to travel throughout the academic year and summer
Strong communication skills to effectively work with a diverse work force and student-athlete population
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to motivate student athletes and staff
Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and detail-oriented
Demonstrated ability to effectively build and manage teams
Demonstrated ability to operate with a high level of confidentiality and discretion
Valid driver’s license with proven driving record in good standing
CPR/First Aid certification or ability to obtain upon hire
Ability to pass pre-employment background check and physical
NCAA Division I rowing coaching experience
Head coaching experience
International playing and/or coaching experience
Demonstrated experience working in a leadership role in a collaborative environment
Demonstrated knowledge of Northwest region as it pertains to recruiting
About Gonzaga University
Gonzaga University is located in Spokane, Washington, and is a member of the West Coast Conference (WCC) and sponsors 18 NCAA Division I programs.
At Gonzaga we don’t just state our mission. We live it every day as a Catholic, Jesuit, and humanistic University. It is the reason we exist and the foundation for our purpose: educating students for lives of leadership and service. From students to faculty and staff members, everyone here knows what we stand for – and they know how valuable our mission is to the success of our institution.
Our competitive benefit packages are part of Gonzaga’s commitment to care for the whole person. Packages include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement, tuition benefits, and other University-provided benefits.
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