Assistant Senior Coach

Job Description:

Location: Hillsboro, OR, USA

The Hillsboro Swim Team is looking for an Assistant Coach to directly work with, and assist the Head Coach and his two training squads.  This individual would also be asked to coach and manage a squad of 13-14 year olds.  The right candidate should be a motivated, passionate individual who is looking to learn, and ultimately is excited about working collaboratively with the entire HEAT staff to continue building towards our vision of the Hillsboro Swim Team and it’s goals.

The Hillsboro Swim Team has continued to achieve Silver or Bronze Medal status in USA Swimming’s Club Excellence program nearly every year since it first applied in 2006.  This past year it’s Senior program was represented by a Junior Pan Pacs Medalist and Junior Team Member; won the Western Sectional Team Men’s Title; and qualified three 18 and Under athletes for the 2020 Olympic Trials.

A potential candidate should have:

  • 2-3 years coaching experience minimum
  • Open Mind/Willingness to Learn
  • Ability to collaborate and work with the Entire HEAT Coaching Staff on a shared Vision
  • Current and Good Standing on ALL USA Swimming Coaching Requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Parents/Swimmers
  • Passion to Coach/Mentor/Guide any and all HEAT athletes regardless of ability level
  • Knowledge of Team Unify, and other applicable computer software used in communication and organization of the team.

On deck coaching hours include (but will not always be limited to):

Monday-Thursday:  4-8pm
Friday:  4-6:30pm
Saturday:  7-10:15am

Swim meets as assigned by Head Coach… typically 1-2x a month.

Other responsibilities include meet entries, communication through articles written by coach, staff meetings, any other tasks assigned by Head Coach.

Compensation is commensurate with experience.  This is a salaried position.


Potential Start date is September 9th, 2019 for the right candidate.

How to Apply

Qualified Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, a list of references, and salary expectations to Head Coach James Resare ([email protected]).  Please also feel free to contact the Head Coach if you have any questions… accepting applications immediately, job is open until the right candidate is found.

Contact Information

James Resare

PO Box 893
Hillsboro OR, 97123

phone: 503-318-5656

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