Assistant Baseball Coach The University of Akron Akron, OH
The University of Akron, a NCAA Division I (FBS) institution and member of the Mid-American Conference is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Baseball Coach. This position will provide assistance to the head baseball coach with the recurring, daily coaching and teaching, game day responsibilities and administrative duties of the baseball program.
Responsibilities: •Assist in managing the recruiting process involving the search, evaluation, recruitment of athletic and academic talented baseball student-athletes. •Assist in directing the coaching techniques for the day-to-day baseball practices and activities and administering the development of off-the-field academic, social, community service and behavioral skills. •Assist with baseball game-day coaching responsibilities, including implementing game plan, scouting reports, base coaching and evaluation. •Assist with performing various baseball administrative duties including implementing game plan, scouting reports, base coaching and evaluation. •Assist with performing various baseball administrative duties including managing budgets, scheduling, arranging travel, procuring umpires, ordering equipment and fund raising activities. •Cultivate positive relationships with athletics department staff, campus and surround community to encourage external involvement and community pride. •Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: •Bachelor's degree required. •Minimum of one year collegiate or professional playing or coaching experience required. •An understanding of college recruiting procedures and the technical fundamentals of baseball required. •Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. •Strong motivational and organizational skills required.
For complete details and to apply visit: http://www.uakron.edu/jobs Job ID# 11015
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About The University of Akron
The University of Akron is the region’s most influential public research university, contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines, and known for an innovative approach to higher education.
With nearly 26,000 students and more than 300 associate, bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and law degree programs, UA offers career-focused and experiential learning that defines the polytechnic approach to education.
UA brings together diverse disciplines in ways that provide students with life-long skills, internships and co-ops, opportunities for academic research, study abroad, on-campus student employment and service projects designed for diverse groups of learners, including full-time, part-time and online students, veterans, and adults returning to the classroom.