The Assistant Football Coach (Defensive Assistant/Strength and Conditioning) responsibilities include assisting the head coach in all facets of the program to develop an elite NAIA Football program that will be competitive within the Frontier Conference on the field, in the classroom and in the community. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess the ability to lead, teach and coach student-athletes in a challenging environment.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or able to obtain one before the start of the appointment
Four (4) years prior college playing or coaching experience
Two (2) years of experience w/ DL
Two (2) years experience supervising college football strength and conditioning program
Experience working with HUDL video systems
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively
Knowledge of and commitment to NAIA and Frontier Conference rules
Ability to work weekends, occasional holidays, and inclement weather.
Ability to repetitively push and pull equipment (for example, football sleds, dummies, and pads) a minimum of 10 yards without assistance.
Ability to climb/exit a press box, get to a filming location or similar situations.
Must satisfactorily complete EOU criminal and credential background check. Having a criminal history is not an automatic bar to employment.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. Eastern Oregon University will not sponsor applicants for employment visas.
Eastern Oregon University is an EEO Employer and welcomes applications from women, members of historically underrepresented minority groups, US Veterans, and persons with disabilities. EOU is committed to providing equal opportunity in its recruitment, admissions, educational programs, activities and employment without illegal discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, marital status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any status as protected by state or federal law.