Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Baseball Head Coach for The Rutgers Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. This position is responsible to recruiting, guiding, educating and developing student-athletes to achieve their fullest potential with the fundamental characteristics and requirements that are necessary to conduct and produce a successful University intercollegiate baseball program while instilling the importance of academic achievements at the Division I level.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Establishes and maintains a nationally competitive intercollegiate baseball team within the Big Ten Conference and NCAA.
Recruits high level academically and athletically skilled students to attend Rutgers to earn a degree and to compete in the baseball program.
Schedules, organizes and conducts practices and competitions at a high level of efficiency and success.
Develops, teaches and instructs the student-athletes in the proper rules of competition, conditioning skills and techniques on the floor and in life-skills and leadership qualities on and off the field.
Fundraises and assists in public relation events that support the objectives of the program and allow for program enhancements.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelors degree; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of three years coaching experience, preferably on the intercollegiate level, knowledge NCAA and Big Ten Conference rules and regulations.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must possess good organizational, communication and public relations skills
Must be computer literate
Responsible for preparing/analyzing recruiting databases and practice and game plans
Head coaching experience at the intercollegiate level preferred.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Travel for work purposes may be required
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 19ST2790
Location: Livingston (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 93196
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.