Senior Assistant Coach

Applications due 04/01/19

Job Description:

Location: 2211 Lake Drive Southeast, East Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Position/Description: Senior Assistant Coach:  Works with Senior Head Coach to help create a group that emphasizes team, peak performance and a positive, inclusive culture.

Job duties include:


  1. The Senior Assistant will work directly with the Senior Head Coach.
  2. Works with  Senior Head Coach to research, design and implement a contemporary Senior program.
  3. Practice times to include mornings, evenings and some weekends.  Approximately 15-20 hours of on-deck coaching.
  4. Attends all swim meets with Senior swimmers or meets assigned by Senior Head Coach.
  5. Works with all swimmers and provides daily constructive feedback.
  6. Uses Mainset for creating practices, maintaining attendance and video of swimmers.   


  1. Assists with meet entry for Senior swimmers.  
  2. Responsible for posting and distributing meet information on the Waves website.  This also includes sending in team entries.
  3. Meets with the Senior Head Coach at a minimum of 1X/week to review training plans.
  4. Meets with swimmers at the beginning of each season to set goals and is available to meet with parents during conferences and as needed.
  5. Assists with team hosted events.  
  6. Returns emails/phone calls within 24 hours.
  7. Helps to document swimming data: dryland, test sets, etc


Compensation: This is a salaried position: $20,000/year.  

Includes reimbursement of travel costs and professional development.  

Lesson and clinic opportunities available for additional income.


Start Date: April 2019 or sooner if available.


Locations: EGR Community Pool

2211 Lake Drive SE

East Grand Rapids, MI 49506


Requirements: USA Coaching Certification

Lifeguard certification

Background check

ASCA level 3 and above preferred

3+ years experience coaching Senior level swimmers with a track

record of performance.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Josh Dolecki (Senior Head Coach) at [email protected]

Contact Information

Joshua Dolecki

PO Box 6147
Grand Rapids, MI 49516

phone: 2483421583

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