Head Coach, Iowa Flyers Swim Club

Applications due 09/23/16

Job Description:

The University of Iowa is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Head Coach for the Iowa Flyers Swim Club (IFLY) in the Department of Recreational Services. We encourage you to consider a career at the University of Iowa. We are Iowa’s largest employer and a university with a world-renowned reputation. On our beautiful campus spanning the Iowa River, our faculty and staff enjoy access to an array of cultural, educational, and recreational activities.

The Department of Recreational Services offers a variety of programs for UI students, faculty/staff and members of the Iowa City community. Program areas include Intramural Sports, Fitness, Lesson Programs, Outdoor Rental Center, Tennis, Rowing, Sport Clubs, Environmental Education, and open recreation. There are seven indoor facilities including the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center, Field House, Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Center, Fitness East, Beckwith Boathouse, and Recreation Building. Outdoor facilities include the Hawkeye Recreation Fields, Hawkeye Softball Complex, and the 485-acre MacBride Nature Recreation Area. Many of these facilities are multi-use, shared facilities with Athletics and other departments.

The Iowa Flyers Swim Club is a registered USA Swimming member club operated by University of Iowa Recreational Services. The club is a competitive age-group swim club open to University of Iowa members and the general public which offers participation levels from developmental through elite, as well as Masters swimming. IFLY has achieved a Silver Medal ranking in USA Swimming’s Club Excellence program, and has produced swimmers who have competed on a regional, national, and international level. The club is part of a comprehensive aquatics program offered by Recreational Services. The Iowa Flyers practice in the University of Iowa Campus Recreation and Wellness Center and University of Iowa Field House.

This position will operate and administer the Iowa Flyers Swim Club as Head Coach of the program.  This position will also assist in the operation of Recreational Services Aquatic facilities, programs and special events.

Salary and Benefits:

  • $43,000 to commensurate.
  • Fringe benefit package include 24 days paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans.
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Applicant credentials are subject to verification.  For more information, a full job description, and to apply for this position, visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #69722. Applications will be accepted through September 23, 2016.

 The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged toapply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color,national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion.

How to Apply

Visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #69722

Contact Information

Lori Berger, University of Iowa Human Resources

University of Iowa Human Resources
121-11 University Services Building
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911

phone: 319-335-0121