APPLICANTS MUST APPLY THROUGH www.hawkeyecollege.edu/employment
Vacancy Notice: 06/18/2020 Application Deadline: 7/2/2020 By 4:00pm CST Position Type: Professional
REPORTS TO: Head Men’s and Women’s Bowling Coach
This position assists with the supervision and coaching of practices and competitions. Recruits student athletes, directs practices, manages practice and travel schedules, and supervises team conduct during competition, travel, tournaments, and other events where the team is represented. Participates in the planning, organizing, and execution of preseason and season practices. Fosters a positive team atmosphere and supports student athletes’ academic progress, retention, and graduation through mentoring activities and guidance to appropriate support services. Due to the nature of the work involved in coaching; many weeks will entail morning, evening, and weekend hours. Needs of the department vary, the percent of time devoted to each part of the job will be governed by seasonal and immediate needs of the department.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Assist Head Coach with all men’s and women’s bowling practices.
Recruit students for the men’s and women’s bowling program.
Be present at all men’s and women’s bowling practices and competitions.
Promote positive public relations for the men’s and women’s bowling program.
Provide first aid in emergency situations and complete annual blood borne pathogen training and CPR certification.
General professional staff responsibilities.
Supervise and provide instruction and direction at the men’s and women’s bowling practices.
Supervise and provide guidance at the men’s and women’s bowling competitions.
Performing set-up, tear-downs, and storage of equipment.
Enforce all safe policies and procedures.
Performs other related work as assigned.
Minimum of 2 years coaching and/or competing in bowling.
Experience and knowledge of bowling.
Thorough knowledge of, or willingness to learn all applicable NJCAA, USBC, and ICCAC rules as they apply to bowling.
CPR/First Aid certification required or ability to obtain.
Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively.
Strong commitment to high ethical standards and integrity.
Demonstrates ability to build team cohesiveness.
Demonstrates ability to work with diverse populations, faculty, staff, and students.
Positive attitude toward athletics and recreation.
Due to the nature of the work involved in coaching; many weeks will entail morning, evening, and weekend hours.
Successful clearance of criminal conviction record check.
Must possess a current driver’s license valid in the State of Iowa and a driving record insurable by the College’s insurer.
Needs of the department vary, the percent of time devoted to each part of the job will be governed by seasonal and immediate needs of the department.
Other duties as assigned.
One-year experience working with college aged students.
One-year experience with NJCCA, USBC, and ICCAC policies.
One year recruiting collegiate athletes at the NJCAA level.
About Hawkeye Community College
Since Hawkeye opened its doors in 1966, it has focused on meeting the needs of the community, providing quality, affordable training for learners at all stages of life. First opened as Hawkeye Institute of Technology, today Hawkeye Community College serves more than 25,000 individuals and awards almost 1,500 diplomas and degrees annually. Hawkeye has a community impact of $106 million and 1,400 jobs. Since 1966, the college has graduated more than 50,000 students, with 94 percent staying in Iowa.
In the fall of 2015, Hawkeye launched its first ever intercollegiate sport program with a strategic initiative to have 13 programs implemented by the fall of 2019. These programs include: sports shooting, men's soccer, women's soccer, men's cross country, women's cross country, men's track and field, women's track and field, men's golf, women's volleyball, men's bowling, women's bowling, competitive dance, and the first Esports program among community colleges in the State of Iowa.