Director of Operations/Assistant Coach – UConn

Institution: UConn

Location: Storrs, Ct.

Salary: 26,640.00

Job Description

Director of Operations/Assistant Coach UConn Track and Field
University of Connecticut Division of Athletics

The University of Connecticut is seeking qualified candidates for a paid full-time internship position with our Women’s Cross Country/Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Program.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: managing the day to day operations for the track and field program such as: creating and distributing travel itineraries; coordinating all aspects of team travel to and from competitions; home meet management for two home outdoor competitions; weekly input of team entries to competitions; assist coaching staff with recruiting on and off campus; and assist in coaching duties as needed from the coaching staff.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree; strong organizational skills and multitasking ability; knowledge of NCAA rules; strong interpersonal skills; and looking to advance in the coaching or athletic administration professions.

Preferred Qualifications
Playing at the collegiate level; coaching or administrative experience at any level of sport; and ability to assist with any area of track and field events.

This is an immediate opening.

Appointment Term
This position is a 12-month appointment with an annual compensation of $26,640. Following administrative review, the position may be renewed for a second term.

Following administrative review, the position may be renewed for a second term. Your temporary appointment may afford you the opportunity to purchase optional State employee health insurance at group rates. You will find specific information, rates and forms on the Human Resources website As you consider this option, you should be aware that you have 31 days from the commencement of your employment to enroll in medical and/or dental insurance. For further information, contact Human Resources at or (860) 486-3034.

To Apply: Candidates must email letter of application, resume, and the names of three references to: Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.

Job Categories

NCAA Division I, Director of Operations, Assistant Coach

How to Apply