Assistant Coach for Men’s and Women’s Swimming

Applications due 09/01/18

Job Description:

Location: 1825 E. South Campus Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Job Description

The University of Utah in Salt Lake City is searching for a new assistant coach for men’s and women’s swimming.  This position will report to the Head Swimming & Diving Coach, and will assist the head coach in all aspects of running a successful program.  Job duties will include assisting the head coach with design and implementation of swim workouts, technical instruction of swimmers, and coaching at swim meets.  Duties will also include recruiting qualified student-athletes from an assigned region.  Other administrative duties will be assigned by the head coach.  All duties are to be performed with the well-being of student-athletes as a focus, and in compliance with all University of Utah, Pac-12 Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.


Work Schedule Summary

Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings and weekends.  The job requires significant travel as assigned by the head coach


Pay Rate Range

Salary is commensurate with experience


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree required, as well as a minimum of 2 years coaching swimming.  Must pass a background check and maintain as a coach member in good standing with USA Swimming.  CPR, First Aid, Safety Training for Swim Coaches certifications required.



Master’s Degree preferred.  Three or more years coaching elite swimmers in a highly competitive environment preferred.  NCAA Division I coaching experience preferred.

How to Apply

In order to be considered, applications must be submitted through the University of Utah Jobs website at this link:

Contact Information

Head Coach Joe Dykstra