Head Nordic Ski Coach
|Position Title||Head Nordic Ski Coach|
|Location||Main Campus (Houghton, MI)|
|Full-Time Equivalent (1.0=100%)||1.0|
|Appointment Term||12 Month|
|Pay Type||Salary Basis|
|Salary or Hourly Rate||Negotiable based on experience.|
|Position Duration Dependent on External Funding?||No|
|Title of Position Supervisor||Associate Athletic Director|
Position Summary Information
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
|Job Description Summary||
Oversee the direction of the Varsity Nordic Skiing Program. Responsible for recruitment, scheduling, practice/event preparation, overseeing competition days, budget management, fundraising, travel logistics, and promotion of the programs. Assist AD to enhance internal and external visibility and recognition of the programs. Consult with auxiliary services on maintenance of Nordic Ski trail system. Teach activity classes in the Department of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology (KIP).
|Essential Duties & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)||
1. Plan, organize and administer the university’s Nordic Skiing program
|Required Education (minimum requirements)||
• Bachelor’s Degree
|Required Experience (minimum requirements)||
• Experience playing and/or coaching nordic skiing at the collegiate level
|Desirable Education and/or Experience||
• Head coaching experience
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities (minimum requirements)||
• Demonstrated ability to foster a positive and enthusiastic team attitude
|Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities||
• Commitment to continued personal and professional development
|Language, Mathematical, and/or Reasoning Skills|
|Work Environment and/or Physical Demands||
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet, humid conditions (non-weather) and outdoor weather conditions.
Ability to wax test.
|Required Training and Other Conditions of Employment||
Every employee at Michigan Technological University will receive the following 3 required trainings; additional training may be required by the department.
Required University Training:**
Posting Detail Information
|Posting Type||Internal & External Posting|
|Internal Posting Date||03/15/2017|
|External Posting Date||03/15/2017|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants (if applicable)|
Please upload a list of at least (3) professional references.
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|Provider Special Instructions|
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Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have a bachelor's degree?
Do you have experience playing and/or coaching nordic skiing at the collegiate level?
- Cover Letter
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