Part Time Assistant Swimming Coach

Applications due 10/08/23

Job Description:

Date posted: September 30, 2023

Location: Golden, CO, USA


Responsibilities are not limited to but include on-deck coaching; assessing and correcting technique; motivating, listening and talking with student-athletes; video analysis and working with underwater camera equipment.
Must be able to commit at least 10 hours/week, preferably during our team’s practice times – early mornings and later afternoons/evenings and weekends
Additional responsibilities

Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:

Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor’s or higher degree; OR appropriate combination of education and experience.
Minimum of 2 years previous coaching experience, competitive high school or collegiate experience preferred
Certifications and Licenses:

CPR/AED and First Aid certifications.
A valid driver’s license required
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• A strong ability to create a positive, fun and learning environment with the team

• The ability to work independently and collaboratively

• Strong communication and organizational skills

• A strong commitment to the academic achievement of student-athletes


Physical Requirements:

Typical physical activity of coaching roles: standing for long periods of time, walking, occasional running, long work days, etc.
Potential Environmental Conditions/Hazards:

Must perform job duties in and around a chlorinated pool
Salary and Benefits:

$15,000 for this assignment

Mines takes into consideration a combination of candidate’s education, training and experience as well as the position’s scope and complexity, the discretion and latitude required in the role, work location, and external market and internal value when determining a salary level for potential new employees.

All Mines employees also have access to discount programs through the State of Colorado and free tickets for Mines Athletics home games, as well as access to the on-campus Recreation Center (fitness classes and training, swimming pool and more), equipment rentals through the Outdoor Rec Center, and the Colorado State Employee Assistance Program (CSEAP). Coming soon is an on-campus daycare center. For more information about benefits at Mines, go to

How to Apply

Applicants must:

Complete an online application (personal information, demographic information, references, veteran status)
Upload a resume or CV
Upload a cover letter
References will not be contacted until later in the selection process and you will be informed before that contact is made.

Mines welcomes everyone to our team; in your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (For example – she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs, etc). If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.

Successful Completion of a Background Investigation is Required for this Position.

How to Apply

Submit a resume, cover letter and any supporting documents along with your application here:


If you have any questions, email head coach Claire McDaniel, [email protected]

Contact Information

Claire McDaniel

1500 Illinois St

phone: 3032733370