Graduate Assistant Coach Athletic Performance/Powerlifting

deadline 01 May 2021
employer Ottawa University
type Full-time

Ottawa University, Kansas (NAIA) currently seeks qualified candidates to fill its open Athletic Performance/Powerlifting Graduate Assistant Coaching position.

The selected candidates will be granted tuition waiver (18 credit hours per year) for one of Ottawa University's graduate programs, a partial meal allowance and a bi-weekly living stipend (renewable for a second year as qualified).

The successful candidate will assist the Director of Athletic Performance/Head Powerlifting Coach in various aspects of the program with responsibilities including coaching, training organization, practice organization and implementation, conditioning supervision, event management responsibilities, transportation, recruitment, equipment control and inventory, and academic monitoring and mentoring. Candidate should possess or be pursuing certifications through the CSCCa (SCCC), NSCA (CSCS) and/or USAPL. Powerlifting experience is highly recommended for this position. All qualified applicants should be fully dedicated to instilling the NAIA Champions of Character values into their coaching style and expectations of players both on and off the field.

This position will begin Summer 2021.

Candidates should email the Director of Athletic Performance at with attached cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references with the subject line “Ottawa University Athletic Performance”