Texas A&M University - Commerce Assistant Football Coach in Commerce, Texas

Job Title

Assistant Football Coach

Agency

Texas A&M University - Commerce

Department

Athletics

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Commerce, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:

During the application process you have one opportunity to upload documents as a combined PDF. The page “My Experience” has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload the file.

This one combined PDF must include:

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume/CV

  • Three professional references with complete contact information (Unsolicited letters of recommendation will not be considered).

  • Transcripts – If required for the position (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer). If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

All documents must be electronically submitted through the Texas A&M Online Employment Services website to be considered. Incomplete or improperly submitted applications may be excluded from consideration.

SUMMARY:

The Assistant Coach provides assistant to the Head Football Coach.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Commitment to adhering to all rules and regulations of Texas A&M University-Commerce, the Lone Star Conference and the NCAA.

  • Data Entry, Filing and Statistical Analysis

  • Responsible for equipment inventory and requisition

  • Coordinates housing needs of intercessions and pre-game meals with campus cafeteria

  • Assists visiting teams with practice times and other necessary arrangements

  • Assist with travel administration and scheduling

  • Assist with camp organization and clinic administration

  • Assist with recruiting organization and activities.

  • Responsible for recruiting and public relations with high school and junior college transfer athletes upon taking and passing the NCAA Recruiting Test.

  • Assist with player development, training, study table, etc.

  • Assists with student-athlete admission/retention concerns

  • Participate in practice and training sessions with potential for scrimmaging

  • Video editing of practices, games and organizing work

  • Assists with organization of conditioning programs in conjunction with Director of Strength and Conditioning

  • Assists with opponent scouting and preparation

  • Participate in University and public speaking appearances and gatherings

  • Assists with all athletic events as determined by Athletic Administration and (SPORT) Head Coach

  • Always represent the University positively when interacting with the community, alumni, high school and club coaches, media and general public

  • Organization, participation and supervision of team activities

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in related field.

  • Experience / Knowledge / Skills: Knowledge of football terminology and skill level. Ability to accumulate, organize, decipher and interpret recruiting notes. Strong professional and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Good verbal and written communication skills and excellent typing ability.

  • Ability to: Multi-task and work well as part of a team.

  • Licensing/Professional Certifications: Valid driver’s license.

  • Physical Requirements: Ability to occasionally move approximately 50 pounds.

  • Other Requirements: None

PREFERRED EDUCATION / SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE:

Master’s Degree or in pursuit of Master’s Degree. Video editing, scouting and match preparation experience.

SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:

Graduate Assistants, team managers, and student coaches

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Since 1889, Texas A&M University-Commerce has been known as a leader in providing an excellent education. It’s because we care about people and relationships. We’re a big-name university, but our focus is helping you achieve success. A&M-Commerce faculty and staff will know your name and work closely with you to understand your goals and dreams. Our professors will care about your growth and be your loudest supporters when you walk across the stage to get your degree.

We realize a great education is about more than attending class. It’s about making friends, memories, and a name for yourself as someone who’s passionate about learning. Earning an A&M-Commerce degree and being part of the Texas A&M University system will not only look good on your resume, it will give you the confidence you need to compete in the marketplace."

Texas A&M University-Commerce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (903) 886-5668.