Aquatics Director/Assistant Swimming and Diving

Applications due 09/01/16

Job Description:

Location: 1000 North Main Street, Findlay, OH 45840, United States

The University of Findlay ( is seeking a full-time aquatics director/assistant swimming & diving coach, responsible for the complete management, supervision and coordination of the operation of the Sink Natatorium (i.e. scheduling of pool hours, lifeguards, etc.). Assist in all management aspects of the men’s and women’s NCAA intercollegiate swimming and diving programs in accordance with institutional, NCAA Division II and Conference bylaws and regulations.


A bachelor’s degree is required, master’s preferred, with 18 months’ to three years’ of related coaching experience.  The ideal candidate must possess knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, rules and regulations of athletic associations and conferences including eligibility, recruiting and certification; skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff and the public; strong organizational, oral and written communication, time management and interpersonal skills; knowledge and skill in using integrated software systems and Microsoft applications (Hy-Tekch Team & Meet Manager, Colorado Timing System, etc.); ability to mentally and physically perform the essential duties of the position with or without accommodation; ability to protect confidential information and present a professional demeanor; team-oriented individual with willingness to take initiative and be flexible, and the ability to work under occasional pressure; ability to work effectively with an ethnic, cultural and diverse student population; and a valid driver’s license, CPR/AED/First Aid/Lifeguard certification and safe driving record.


The University of Findlay has grown from 2,000 to nearly 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students in the last twenty years and is the largest private university in northwest Ohio.  Founded in 1882, University of Findlay is a forward-looking private university that is constantly seeking ways to better serve students and the community. The University is committed to the education of a diverse student body and enrolls students from nearly 40 nations and most US states. Consistently ranked in the top tier of Midwestern universities in U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges,” the University has also been regularly recognized as one of the region’s best by Princeton Review. Institutional Research and Evaluation Inc., an independent research organization specializing in higher education, recently named it as one of “America’s Best Private Colleges.”  The University has also been recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation for which to work by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Its distinctive and renowned programs include animal science, equestrian studies, pre-veterinary medicine, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, and physician assistant, as well as environmental, safety and occupational health management.  For more information on these distinctive programs, visit .


The City of Findlay, just south of Toledo and located approximately 1.5 hours from Columbus, Dayton and Detroit, has been designated a “dreamtown” by Demographics Daily, repeatedly named one of the top 20 micropolitan areas (small towns) in the United States by Site Selection magazine and is the only municipality in Ohio to be selected three times as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America’s Promise.


The Office of Human Resources will accept applications for Requisition Number 2016202 until the position is filled, early submission of materials will afford them optimal attention.  All applications will be considered highly confidential. Offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including UF tuition remission for accepted employee, spouse and children (after five months of employment).

To apply for this exciting opportunity, send a UF Employment Application and résumé to:

University of Findlay
Office of Human Resources
1000 N. Main St.
Findlay, OH 45840
Requisition Number: 2016202
[email protected]
419-434-5976 (Fax)

The UF Employment Application may be found on the website at:

The University of Findlay is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer Male/Female/Disabled/Vet.

How to Apply

email resume to [email protected]

Contact Information

Andrew Makepeace

1000 North Main St.
Findlay, OH 45840

phone: 419-434-4715
fax: 419-434-4618

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