Florida Tech is currently searching for an Assistant Softball Coach for the Athletics department. This is a full-time position.
The Assistant Softball Coach is responsible for assisting with the organization and implementation of regular practice sessions and competitions, fundraising events and community service projects. The assistant coach is also responsible for assisting with the recruitment of student-athletes into the softball program. Additionally, the assistant coach is responsible for assisting with the oversight of the maintenance of the softball field and upkeep of the equipment.
Pitching Coach preferred.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Assisting in the organization and implementation of regular practice sessions, competitions, fundraising and community service projects. -Acting as supervisor/head coach representative in the absence of the head coach. -Developing and teaching strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum levels as both individuals and a team, while promoting the academic and athletic development of the student-athletes. -Responsible for assisting with the oversight of the maintenance of the softball field and upkeep of the equipment. -Assisting in all aspects of the recruitment process from inception to completion including: the development of recruitment plans, targeting potential student-athletes for recruitment purposes, and making recommendations. -Assisting with coordination and implementation of travel arrangements. -And other duties assigned by the head coach. -Responsible for complying with the policies and guidelines established by the NCAA, Sunshine State Conference (SSC), University and Athletics Department for conducting a varsity sport.
-Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent knowledge obtained through a combination of education, training and experience) -Minimum 0–2 years of relevant work experience required
* Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES).
About Florida Institute of Technology
Location: Melbourne, Florida
President: Dr. T. Dwayne McCay
Colors: Crimson & Gray
Affiliation: NCAA Division II
Athletic Director: Bill Jurgens Jr.
Faculty Representative: Dr. Frank M. Webbe
Athletic Department Phone: (321) 674-8032
Athletic Department Fax: (321) 984-8529
Athletic Department Mailing Address:
150 West University Blvd.
Melbourne, FL 32901