Aquatic Center - Assistant Rowing Coach

1901 Hazel Ave, Gold River, CA 95670, USA Req #383
Monday, December 20, 2021

The Aquatic Center's purpose is to provide high quality boating and safety programs through education, recreation and competition; and to bring regional and national recognition to Associated Students Inc., and Sacramento State, increasing the value of the students degree.

The Sacramento State Aquatic Center is a proud program of Associated Students, Inc. The Aquatic Center is a National Boating Instruction Safety Center located on beautiful Lake Natoma. The Aquatic Center offers a variety of classes, camps, facility reservations, team building, youth groups and equipment rentals.  We are open to the general public.

The Aquatic Center offers the following activities: Sailing, Windsurfing, Standup Paddling, Kayaking, Canoeing, Outrigger Canoeing, Rowing, Water Skiing, Wakeboarding, and Jet Skiing.

SUMMARY: The Assistant Rowing Coach provides support to the assigned Rowing Coach or Coaches in collaboration with or independently. The incumbent instructs, motivates and educates athletes on the fundamentals of Olympic rowing. The Assistant Rowing Coach primary focus is on assisting the head coach. Provide support to Aquatic Center special events as required.


•All duties are performed in collaboration with the Rowing Manager and other Rowing Coaches.

•Responsible for the education, safety, and well-being of all athletes under their care.

•Assists Rowing Coaches in the operations and organization of rowing league races.

•Attend semi-yearly safety training for launch drivers and coaches.

•Ensures equipment within the rowing program is maintained in collaboration with the Rowing Manager. Recommend replacement parts as needed.

•Supports head coach by implementing their plans and has great communication.

•Provides support to Aquatic Center special events as required.

•Ability to assist with recruiting and indoor P.E. instruction

•Drive program vehicle for classes, trips or activities as needed.

•Other duties may be assigned.


•Exceptional customer service skills

•Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

•Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

•Strong organizations skills

•Ability to work evenings, weekends and overtime


•Current First Aid, CPR

•3 to 4 years’ minimum rowing experience

•Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds

•Microsoft office proficiency: Word, Excel, Outlook

•California Boater Card

•Current Safesport certification or the ability to obtain certification prior to the first day of employment.


•Bachelor’s degree

•Ability to maintain a Class B driver’s license and meet ASI driving criteria

•1 year supervisory experience

•1 year minimum coaching experience

•4 years’ rowing experience

•Lifeguard certification


•Must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions and be prepared for heat, cold, wind, and rain

•Must be able to work in an outdoor atmosphere that may involve balance (such as launch going through wakes), walking on dirt pathways, and riding a bicycle

JEANNE CLERY ACT (Applies to front desk positions at the Aquatic Center and the Children’s Center)

This position is designated as a Campus Security Authority (CSA) and is required to immediately forward to the Sacramento State Police Department all reports of crimes brought to their attention pursuant to the Clery Act and California State Education Code, Chapter 16, of the Donahue Higher Education Act, Section 67380.

All Aquatic Center Staff must sign a Code of Conduct and Dress Code Agreement

“you’ll enjoy the experience” #LakeLife



A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily after the candidate is offered a position with Associated Students, Inc. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current
Associated Students, Inc. employees who apply for the position.


Associated Students is a nonprofit corporation and an auxiliary organization of California State University, Sacramento providing a wide range of programs and services to the students of CSUS.  Therefore, ASI employees are not state employees.



Associated Student Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.


Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime
Statistics Act Statement

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and
Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University, Sacramento has made
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Other details

  • Job Family Sports and Recreation
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $16.50
  • Max Hiring Rate $18.50
Location on Google Maps
  • 1901 Hazel Ave, Gold River, CA 95670, USA