This position is responsible for the development and administration of the Women’s Rowing NCAA Division I sport program. Including, but not limited to, coaching, mentoring, program development, recruiting, public relations, community involvement and administrative duties in compliance with all university, conference and NCAA regulations.
Minimum 5 years collegiate rowing experience with knowledge of rules of the sport and competition strategies, safety procedures, rowing technique and training methods.
Demonstrated organizational and administrative skills
Two or more years supervisory experience
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulation; ability to pass NCAA coach's certification test
Ability to travel throughout the academic year and summer
Strong communication skills to effectively work with a diverse work force and student-athlete population
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to motivate student athletes and staff
Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and detail-oriented
Demonstrated ability to effectively build and manage teams
Demonstrated ability to operate with a high level of confidentiality and discretion
Valid driver’s license with proven driving record in good standing
CPR/First Aid certification or ability to obtain upon hire
Ability to pass pre-employment background check and physical
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.