Assists head coach in organizing, preparing, and conducting individual and team practices, training, and competition. 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. Conducts recruitment of student-athletes in accordance with NCAA rules through scouting, attending tournaments, and home visits. Oversees and coordinates one or more specified areas of a sporting discipline and/or a component of a team, as appropriate to the sport being coached. Assists head coach in monitoring and assisting student-athletes in academic progress. Assists in the overall coordination of the relevant sports program. Represents the sports program to various institutional entities and externally to media, government agencies, students, parents, and the general public. Assists as appropriate in planning and arranging team travel; may coordinate personnel and equipment transportation and accommodations. May perform administrative duties including ordering and maintaining equipment, monitoring budgets, and initiating correspondence. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
About New Mexico State Athletics
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. NMSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.