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Diving Coach

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 04/20/2017
Working Title Diving Coach
Job Classification Coach - Assistant
Department Name 87010-Athletics Administration
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0134923
Hiring Range Per Contract
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh Athletic Department is seeking a qualified Diving Coach. The responsibilities include planning, organizing and leading a highly competitive Division I men’s and women’s diving program. The individual is expected to be able to develop and implement daily, weekly and seasonal training plans, a complementary diving specific dryland program – working in conjunction with the department’s strength & conditioning staff. The individual will be responsible for developing and implementing a successful domestic and international recruiting plan.

Responsibilities also include assisting the Head Swimming & Diving coach in the following areas:
-Ensuring all relevant institutional, Athletic Department, ACC, and NCAA rules and regulations are followed including but not limited to; eligibility, recruiting, financial aid, scheduling and academic progress.
-Promoting a positive environment to encourage student-athletes to strive for academic and athletic excellence.
-Assist in preparing and planning home meet operations and travel meet plans.
-Encourage and ensure the safety and well-being of the student athletes.

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 3-5 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position
Required Licenses/Certifications

CPR, First Aid

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify

Work schedule to vary due to practices, meets, etc.

If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents