LeTourneau University, located in Longview, TX, is seeking enthusiastic and committed applicants for an Assistant Baseball Coach/Athletic Groundskeeper position with recruiting experience preferred. LETU is a private, Christian, NCAA DIII institution and competes in the American Southwest Conference. The duties include assisting with all phases of the baseball program including practice planning, offensive and defensive skill instruction, recruiting, game management, opponent scouting, and academic and spiritual development of student-athletes. Duties also include mowing, edging, trimming, marking and general field maintenance. The position is under the direct supervision of the Head Baseball Coach/Assistant Athletic Director for Outside Operations. This is a 12 month appointment which begins immediately. Send a letter of application, resume, and a list of references to: Robin Harriss, Head Baseball Coach, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Ave, Longview, TX 75602. Materials can also be sent by email to email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. LeTourneau University is an equal opportunity employer. Bachelor’s degree, valid driver’s license, and college playing and/or coaching experience required. As a Christian institution, the candidate will need to be committed to upholding biblical principles and must also conform to all standards of the University policies for employment. Skills- Demonstrate knowledge, understanding and ability to teach all aspects of the game of baseball. Ability to operate equipment to groom athletic fields in a timely fashion.
Ability to: Provide leadership and instruction in the academic, athletic, and personal development of student-athletes at LeTourneau University. Ensure compliance with the University, Conference, and NCAA policies and regulations. Recruit and retain highly skilled student-athletes for the baseball team consistent with the LETU philosophy and standards. Ability to operate various types of tools and equipment safely and efficiently. Represent the University in public relations and marketing activities that promote the program and community relations. Assist in competitive coaching skills in all areas of baseball. Communicate effectively in oral, written and electronic means. Establish and maintain effective working relationship with employees, other agencies and the public. Follow written and verbal instructions. Self-motivated to accomplish field maintenance duties alone and in a timely fashion.
Additional Salary Information: Full medical benefits and retirement opportunities are available.
LeTourneau University is a regionally accredited, interdenominational, evangelical Christian university offering more than 90 graduate and undergraduate academic programs in Aviation & Aeronautical Science, Engineering & Engineering Technology, Teacher Education, Business & Technology, Arts & Sciences, Health Sciences, and Theology & Vocation. The university's 3797 students represent approximate...ly 50 states, 20 foreign countries and more than 47 different denominational groups. Approximatley 1500 students live on the 162 acre main campus
located in Longview, Texas. Longview is a progressive hub city with an MSA of 150,000, nestled among beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. it is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shrevport, Louisiana.