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Associate Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach
Date Posted 08/26/2021
Hiring Status Accepting Applications
Location Winona Campus
Position Responsibilities

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is seeking an Associate Men’s and Women’s Track and Field coach to assist the head coach in the operation of all functions related to coaching a competitive division III program. This role is also the Recruiting Coordinator for Cross Country and Track and Field. This position is a full time, benefit eligible, year-round position. Job responsibilities include:

  • Coaching, specifically responsible for one of the following areas: 1. sprints / hurdles or 2. field events / jumps or 3. throws, depending on area of expertise and qualifications.
  • Plan pre-season, season, and off-season practices.
  • Work in collaboration with the strength and conditioning coaches and athletic trainers.
  • Manage all aspects of home meets for both cross country and track and field.
  • Recruiting Coordinator for both cross country and track and field.
  • Enhance student-athlete collegiate experience through team expectations and culture.
  • Assist in day-to-day team operations as assigned by the head coach including scheduling travel, compliance, budgeting, etc.
Essential Skills and Abilities

The selected candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Ability to train functional groups within team training system. 
  • Work independently on multiple projects.  
  • Forward-thinking with excellent problem-solving skills.  
  • Collaborate with a large range of personalities and value sets.  
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with colleagues, students, recruits and other stakeholders.  
  • Conduct oneself according to NCAA Division III and MIAC rules and regulations.  
  • Ability to travel.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends.  
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Previous collegiate, club or high school coaching experience required. Three to five years of coaching experience preferred.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Additional Required Materials Cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references
Application Review Date
Starting Date
Contact Darren Schneider, Head Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track and Field Coach
Contact Email djschnei@smumn.edu
Position Full-time
Contract Length 12 Month
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.
EEO M/W/D/V
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