Assistant Coach: Fleet Maintenance Worker


Position Title

Assistant Coach: Fleet Maintenance Worker 


Student Life, Sailing Team  


Part Time/Non-Exempt

Position Summary

Maintain JU Sailing Team fleet of boats: 28 sailboats, 2 coach boats. Assist coaching at practices, travel with Sailing Team to regattas. 

Essential Job Duties

  • Fleet maintenance
  • On the water coaching, high level college sailing
  • travel with sailing team to regattas, assist in running home events
  • work with coaching staff in recruiting athletes 

Special Skills

  • Fiberglass repairs, minor motorboat/sailboat repairs and equipment maintenance
  • Knowledge of College Sailing: Coaching high level strategy and tactics 
  • Good interpersonal communication and knoweledge of JU Sailing for recruiting Athletes

Work Conditions

  • Outdoors at the JU Waterfront

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift heavy objects 
  • Work with hands to clean and fix boats 

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Work Experience

  • Two years 

Preferred Qualifications

  • US Sailing Level 1 Instructor 

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

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To Apply

Please send a JU Staff Application and Resume to Jon Faudree at