Assistant Swim and Dive Coach California State University Fresno- Fresno State

Job Description:

Date posted: April 20, 2021

Location: 5305 Campus Drive, Fresno, CA, USA

Reporting to the Head Swimming & Diving Coach, the Assistant Swimming & Diving Coach will be responsible for assisting in the administration of a Division I Swim & Dive program.  Duties include: helping ensure the health, well-being and academic success of the student-athletes while assisting in developing the competitive nature of the Swim & Dive program. The position will assist in maintaining the sport budget; scheduling and organizing practice and competitions; ensuring that the program is operating in compliance with the NCAA, conference and university rules; developing and enforcing written team rules and expectations; recruiting quality student-athletes that are intent on graduating from the institution; assisting in the monitoring and maintenance of academic progress and eligibility of team members; supporting the philosophy, policies and procedures of the Department of Athletics; and to promoting intercollegiate athletics as an integral part of the university.

In addition, assist the Head Swimming and Diving Coach in all aspects of the job including workouts in the pool and the weight room and day to day running of the program.  Will also help in the running of home swim meets and planning meals and away trips.


Key Qualifications

  • Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and a history of rules compliance.
  • Coaching philosophy and teaching concepts compatible with the Head Swim & Dive Coach and Athletic Department’s vision.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive and professional relationships with student-athletes, administrators, support staff and community groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and project a professional approach and attitude.
  • Ability to travel extensively during recruiting process.
  • Ability to support the gender and diversity goals of the university and project a professional attitude.

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Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution
  • Minimum of one year experience swimming and/or coaching at the NCAA Division I level or at a professional level


Deadline & Application Instructions

Applications received by May 3, 2021 will be given full consideration by the search committee.

Please click “Apply Now” to complete the employment application for California State University, Fresno. Interested applicants must complete the application and attach the following: 1) their most recent resumé/vitae, 2) a cover letter that addresses their specific qualifications and interest, and 3) contact information for three professional references.


Fresno State

California State University, Fresno is one of 23 campuses in the California State University System. The University’s mission is to boldly educate and empower students for success through our values of Discovery, Diversity and Distinction. The current student population is more than 25,000, including a large percentage of students with diverse and culturally rich backgrounds. The University serves the San Joaquin Valley while maintaining deep involvement with the state, nation, and across the globe.

Metropolitan Fresno, with a multi-ethnic population of over 527,000, is located in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley. The campus is within driving distance of Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, San Francisco, Los Angeles, the Monterey Peninsula, beaches, sailing, lakes, and numerous ski resorts. Fresno boasts one of the most reasonable housing markets in California and offers a wide array of locally grown fruits and produce.


Equal Employment Opportunity Information

California State University, Fresno is committed to maintaining and implementing employment policies and procedures in compliance with applicable state and federal equal employment opportunity laws and regulations. Executive Orders 1096 and 1097 prohibit discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on the basis of a protected status: race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex (including gender identity), sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition and covered veteran status. Fresno State’s commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. We are proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply

Contact Information

Jeanne Fleck

5305 N Campus Drive

phone: 5596810639