The Department of Athletics is seeking an Assistant Coach-Softball. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Athletic Director. The mission of the OSU Department of Athletics is to provide opportunity to young people and develop leaders through a tradition of academic and athletic achievement in a progressive, inclusive environment of mutual respect. This position assists the Head Coach in the organization, administration and promotion of all aspects of the Oregon State Softball Program. Coaching includes instruction, academic supervision of the athletes, program management for the specific area assigned and preparation of recommendations to the Head Coach and Director of Athletics. Adheres to the policies set forth by direct supervisors, Head Coach and Athletic Director, as well as Oregon State University, the PAC-12 Conference and The National Collegiate Athletic Association.
3 years of collegiate coaching experience at the Division I, II, or III level.
Experience coaching infield/hitting positions.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months.
This position must possess and maintain a current, valid driver’s license and maintain a satisfactory driving record while serving in the position; therefore, the incumbent must provide a copy of their driving history for the past 36 months from the issuing state’s Dept. of Motor Vehicles.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
Experienced national recruiting ties.
Elite softball playing experience.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.