Job Postings

Job postings are free to Pacific clubs; $50 for one month otherwise. If you are a Pacific Club interested in posting, email jobpostings@pacswim.org with your job description. Non-Pacific clubs/organizations neeed to fill out a payment information form as well as send in their job description. Jobs will be posted upon receipt of payment.

If we have listed your opening, we would appreciate it if you would let us know when the position is filled or you no longer wish to have us list your advertisement by emailing jobpostings@pacswim.org.

AGE GROUP COACH with St. Lawrence Swim Club

St. Lawrence Swim Team, in Santa Clara, California, is seeking a qualified age group coach. The candidate will work with young age group swimmers, in the water and on deck. Paid training will be provided for possible candidates. We will work with candidate to obtain all required certification. All applicants must have knowledge of all 4 strokes. Hourly pay rate starts at $12.00, potential of 15 hours per week.

Swim Coach Job Description: Work collaboratively and report directly to the head coach to develop and follow through on program goals; be responsible for following designated swim practices/workouts and working with other coaches on deck to achieve team/group goals; responsible for helping maintain a safe atmosphere and providing positive and constructive feedback to our swimmers and parents; develop and improve the technical and physical skills of swimming, and to provide a fun and enjoyable environment.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Head Coach Barbara Titus at swimcoachtitus@yahoo.com             Posted 3/28/17

COMPETITIVE TEAM AGE GROUP COACHES with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - Cardinal Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Cardinal Site) is seeking coaches for multiple competitive team groups. The groups vary in age. On-deck coaching would include between 8-15 hours a week, as well as 1-2 weekend meets per month. The coaches will be responsible for season, weekly, and daily planning.

Desied Qualifications: Coaching and managerial experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level; strong communication and organizational skills; desire and passion for developing swimmmers of all ages; expertise with technique development and training methodologies; enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.

There are numerous additional coaching and administrative opportunities available for interested candidates. Compensation is competitive and based on experience. PASA-Cardinal is a coach-owned team that trains out of multiple facilities in Stanford and Palo Alto, CA. To find out more about the porgram at PASA-Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com

Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Joey Sementelli at sementelli@stanford.edu             Posted 3/23/17

HEAD WATER POLO COACH with West Coast Aquatics

West Coast Aquatics is in search of an experienced Head Coach for our multi-level age group and senior level club Water Polo program based in San Jose, California. We are looking for an experienced head coach to manage and mentor all seven levels of water polo programing, staff and athletes. The next head coach will come in and build the base, direct and lead practices, direct home water polo tournaments, run water polo camps and all other managerial aspects of the long-time program. Applicants should have a minimum of 5 years’ coaching experience recruiting, organizing and of course on deck coaching. A less experience applicant will be considered for the position with a strong water polo background. This is salaried position benefits starting April 15th. Deadline to apply for our Head Coach position is April 10th. A background check will be conducted for the top candidates. This is a 12-month position as provisions will be made for the new Head Coach transferring positions and will negotiate a start date. Please forward your resume to: Swimdownhill@aol.com.

If interested, please forward your resume to:

Head Water Polo Coach
Paul Murphy
CEO/Head Swim Coach
West Coast Aquatics
510-760-4164
            Posted 3/23/17

COMPETITIVE TEAM AGE GROUP COACHES with QuickSilver Swimming (San Jose sites)

QuickSilver Swimming is seeking coaches for multiple competitive team groups.

  1. Age Group Position - Coaching hours would include 3:30- 7:30pm on deck during the school year and similar availability during summer schedule, plus 1-2 weekend meets per month. 
  2. Senior Level & Age Group Position - Coaching hours would include 3:30- 7:30pm on deck during the school year, plus mornings.  Summer schedule is early morning and early afternoon, plus 1-2 weekend meets per month. 

Qualifications: Coaching experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club and/or collegiate level; USA Swimming certified coach include safety training and background check (or ability to do so right away); stroke technique oriented and fit into team philosophy; desire to grow and develop with the team; ability to work well with other coaches on-deck. Competitive compensation and based on experience. 

QuickSilver Swimming is a Club Excellence Bronze Level team with 4 sites in San Jose, 1 site in Santa Cruz, and 1 site in Watsonville. QuickSilver Swimming strives to have a nationally recognized competitive aquatics program that teaches and trains all levels of swimmers, emphasizing individual progress, team unity, family participation, and competition at the highest individual level.

Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Head Age Group Coach Liv Weaver at Liv@swimqss.org            Posted 3/17/17

ASSISTANT COACH with Indian Valley Swim Team in Walnut Creek

Indian Valley Swim Team is looking for an assistant coach for our recreational team. Candidates must have coaching or private lesson experience. This is a salaried position with the ability to make SIGNIFICANT income from private lessons. Our season runs from 4/24 – 8/13 with practice every weekday and meets on Wednesday nights and Saturdays.  Please send your resume to ivstdirector@yahoo.com. Application deadline is 4/3/17.             Posted 3/16/17

AQUATICS FACILITIES SUPERVISOR with City of Berkeley

The City of Berkeley has an immediate opening for Aquatics Facilities Supervisor in our Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Department. This class is responsible for and assists in the operation and maintenance of all city pool sites. The Department's Aquatics Swim Program offers two swim centers in different areas of the city. Programs include Red Cross Learn to Swim classes, Berkeley Aquatics Masters Swim Team, Berkeley Barracudas Swim Team, Family Swim, Fitness Workout, Independent Exercise, Lap Swim, Senior Disabled Quiet Swim, Senior Exercise, and Private/Semi-private Lessons. 

For more information and to apply please visit the City’s website before closing time of Mon. 04/03/17 5:00 PM PST at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/berkeley/default.cfm             Posted 3/14/17

LEAD AGE GROUP COACH & SWIM INSTRUCTORS with Bulldog Swim Club at the College of San Mateo

The Bulldog Swim Club is a year-round competitive and recreational USA Swimming program in San Mateo, Ca. We are looking for a qualified year round Lead Age Group Coach and also seasonal swim coaches and swim instructors.  Candidates must possess current American Red Cross certifications in CPR/AED, First Aid, Lifeguarding or Safety Training for Swim Coaches. The position requires afternoon and early evening hours plus some weekends. 

 Please email resume and references including current certifications to Aquatics Director, Katie Elgaaen at elgaaenk@smccd.edu. We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. For more information about our program visit our website at www.smccd.edu/sanmateoathleticclub/             Posted 2/23/17

AGE GROUP COACH with Valley Splash

Valley Splash is looking for a new coach for their age group program.  You will plan and conduct all workouts for your group of 20-25 swimmers. M-F: 5:30-7pm & S: 8:30-10am. Summer hours will be around 4:00-6:00pm M-F. You will be responsible for your swimmers at meets 1-2 times per month. We are looking for someone who can pass on their passion and love for swimming to the next generation of swimmers. If you are creative, energetic, and willing to work with others, you’re what we’re looking for. We would really like a coach who can teach swimmers how fun our sport can be. Our team is located in South San Jose at Valley Christian High School. Email Kevin Parizi at kparizi@ymail.com if you are interested.             Posted 2/6/17

SWIM SCHOOL DIRECTOR with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - Cardinal Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Cardinal Site) is seeking a Swim School Director to run the Cardinal Swim School. The Cardinal Swim School operates out of multiple facilities in Palo Alto, CA. It includes a Learn to Swim Program as well as developmental and fitness groups.

The Cardinal Swim School Director is responsible for: organization and daily operations, daily instruction and coaching, program planning and design, communication, hiring and training staff, and advertising.

For interested candidates, this position may also include coaching with the PASA-Cardinal competitive team. This is a full-time position. Salary is dependent on experience and interest. Please send cover letter and resume to Head Coach Joey Sementelli at sementelli@stanford.edu             Posted 1/18/17

ASSISTANT COACH with Silver Creek Valley Country Club

Silver Creek Valley Country Club in south San Jose has an opening for an Assistant year-round coach/Head Coach of Summer Cabana team. This individual will serve as the Assistant Coach for the club’s year-round team, El Tiburon, and as Head Coach for the summer cabana team, the Sharks (beginning in late April). The coach will work approximately 20-30 hours per week and will assist Head Coach at practices and meets. Current practice schedule is Monday through Friday, 3:30 – 7:00 pm. This position has a pay range of $20-$30 per hour depending on experience and availability, and the individual can make significant income from private lessons. There are also club perks. For more information please contact Head Coach Bill Henderson at bill.henderson@scvcc.com, or call 408-239-5761             Posted 11/22/16

HEAD AGE GROUP COACH with Wine Country Aquatics

Wine Country Aquatics in Napa is looking for a Head Age Group Coach, with the ability to continue to grow and develop our young athletes. We practice for a few hours Monday-Friday and attend on average one meet a month. Coach will be working with primarily 12 and under swimmers. All interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Head Coach Kevin Raab at coachkevin@wcanswim.org                Posted 11/14/16

SWIM INSTRUCTORS and LIFEGUARDS with Flying Fish Swim School 

The Flying Fish Swim School is an indoor year round swim school looking for responsible individuals who love working with children and swimmers. The Flying Fish Swim School was proudly established in 2000, located in Mountain View (near Hwy 101). Our indoor year round swim pool is 10,000 square feet facility. Our mission is to develop the skills necessary for a lifetime of swimming in students of all ages, and to create a safe & fun environment in and around water.

You will like Flying Fish because: Professional development: We promote future leaders from our own employee; Competitive Compensation: periodic reviews and increase pay rate; Stable year-round job with promotion opportunities; Flexible work schedule; Nice and clean indoor facility.

Work Hours: 4 ~ 40hrs /week, weekdays or weekends around your flexible schedules. Ideal for college (or high school) students, stay-home parents, and professionals. Part-time or full-time Open Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun. Compensation: up to $20/hr. To apply, send a resume to flyingfishswim@yahoo.com  and an interview time will be set up.

SWIM INSTRUCTOR

Job Qualifications: must enjoy working with children and possess swimming skills. The candidate must be responsible and have a professional attitude. Prior experience in swim instruction is plus and/or experience working with children. On-site training will be provided. Job Functions: Instruct children, teach basic water safety skills, and teach the skills necessary for a student to learn how to swim. Communicate with staff and parents on student's progression. (On site training is available)

LIFEGUARD

Qualifications: Current Red Cross certifications in Lifeguard *Responsibilities and Duties; ensuring the safety and well being of pool patrons by observing and enforcing all pool rules; recognize and respond to emergency situations and provide proper care as trained; administer CPR and First Aid when needed; assist in any emergency situation as trained; assuming custodial duties as assigned; filling out and submitting any necessary forms; maintaining good community and pool public relations; performing all necessary tasks as assigned by the Management.           Posted 10/13/16

AGE GROUP COACH with Vacaville Waves 

The Vacaville Waves are currently seeking an Age Group Coach.  Responsibilities would include developing athletes aged 8-11. A couple hours of work each day, Monday thru Friday and occasional Saturday work. Meet participation would be required. Must be USA SWIM Certified Coach. Opportunity for additional hours is possible. All inquiries can be sent to Head Coach Matthew Rankin at matthewrankin66@gmail.com

AGE GROUP COACH with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - DKS Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics, DKS site (dkswim.com), is seeking a part time Age Group Coach with the ability to develop and grow our program and our swimmers. The DKS site of PASA started in the Fall of 2008 with 45 swimmers. The program has since grown to over 215 athletes on the roster with an additional 100+ athletes in the summer recreational program, including several Junior National and Olympic Trial Qualifiers. The team has a great relationship with their host pool – Fremont Hills Country Club, which is located in Los Altos Hills, CA, a wonderful community in the foothills above Stanford University located just 6 miles from the University with an excellent quality of life.

Qualifications include: (1) Demonstrated ability to communicate with athletes and parents to create cohesive group goals, (2) Ability to work with the Head Coach and coaching staff as a team member and to help promote club growth, (3) Must possess Valid USA Coaches Card, (4) A college degree is preferred but not required. Competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience. Additional income opportunities are available to qualified candidates. Interested persons should email letter of interest, resume, and references to Head Coach Dana Kirk at spaswimming@gmail.com   Application Deadline: November 4th, 2016. Start Date: As soon as possible.      Posted 10/7/16

ASSISTANT COACH with Silver Creek Valley Country Club

Silver Creek Valley Country Club in south San Jose is searching for an assistant coach for the year-round team. This position will also evolve into the Head Coaching position for the summer cabana team. Interested parties should contact Aquatics Director Bill Henderson at bill.henderson@scvcc.com, or call him at 408-239-5761. This position can start immediately or be timed to begin with the new year. Posted 10/3/16

SENIOR GROUP SWIM COACH with Campbell Wave Swim Team 

The City of Campbell Recreation and Community Services Department is seeking an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and experienced Swim Team Coach for Campbell Wave Swim Team Senior Group at the Campbell Community Center. This position reports to the Aquatics Recreation Specialist and is responsible for swim team coordination with Aquatics Recreation Specialist. This position prepares and implements work-outs; tracks and encourages team enrollment; maintains various records; organizes and attends swim meets; evaluates stroke technique; assists with budget preparation; has thorough knowledge of emergency response protocol, risk management and emergency care; complies and enforces all City of Campbell and Campbell Recreation and Community Services Department policies and procedures.

The essential functions of employment include:  Assistance in developing, organizing and supervising daily operations and practices; assistance in evaluating Campbell Wave swim team program; documentation including daily participant attendance; planning, execution and evaluation of swim meet participation; professional interaction and effective communication with children, swimmers and the general public.

Minimum qualifications: Minimum age at time of hire is 18 years old; two (2) or more years of swim coaching experience; valid California Driver’s license; current CPR certification; Safety Training for Swim Coaches or Lifeguard Trainng certification; TB clearance; fingerprint clearance (Department of Justice background check); professional certification(s), including American Swim Coaches’ Association or USA Swimming Coaching highly desirable.

For a complete job description, salary and application procedures, please click here           Posted 10/3/16

AGE GROUP SWIM COACH with Piedmont Swim Team 

Piedmont Swim Team is seeking an age group swim coach to work primarily with age group swimmers to assist with implementation of Piedmont Swim Teams’ program. Candidate must be an enthusiastic team player with a flexible, positive attitude and passion for teaching swimming. Must love working with kids and be a role model for swimmers of all ages. In addition to coaching and dryland training, opportunities include extra income through teaching private lessons and a pre-competitive swim program, and continuing professional development.

Qualifications: Current USA Swimming Coach Member in good standing; 3+ years swim coaching experience; current ASCA Member, technical knowledge/
experience ofTeamunify’s web/mobile platforms; ability to work with swimmers of different ages and ability levels; strong technique background and teaching base; passionate about the sport of swimming.

Approximately 3-5 hours/day, Mon-Sat, includes poolside coaching and some admin work; approximately 2 swim meets/month. Compensation is very competitive, and determined by candidates’ qualification and experience. The start date is negotiable.

Please visit PST website for our schedule, mission and vision: www.piedmontswimteam.org   Application Deadline: October 15th. Applicants should email resumes, availability and salary requirements to: resumes@piedmontswimteam.org            Posted 9/28/16

SWIM INSTRUCTOR with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - Cardinal Site

This is a great opportunity for coaches or experienced swimmers who are interested in making a difference! We are looking for coaches and instructors interested in making swimmers smile while helping them to learn new skills and achieve their swimming goals. We are hiring exceptional swim instructors to work with beginning and intermediate levels. Graduates from the Cardinal Swim School will transition onto our competitive swim team. PASA – Cardinal Site is a leading swim program and PASA is a nationally recognized team for competitive swimming excellence. Swim instructors would teach small group and private swim lessons at the beginning and intermediate levels.

Qualifications: Teaching experience and / or competitive swimming experience; Strong communication skills; Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages; Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.

We offer a competitive hourly rate based on qualifications. There are numerous additional coaching & teaching opportunities available for interested candidates. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Andre Vieira at coach.avieira@gmail.com. To find out more about the program at PASA - Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com                Posted 9/22/16

HEAD COACH with El Cerrito Gators Swim Club

The El Cerrito Gators Swim Club is a small group composed of swimmers of various levels of experience who swim for fitness and competition. We are looking for a Head Coach who will design demanding workouts and encourage swimmers to improve both their conditioning and stroke technique. The ideal candidate would be a former or current competitive swimmer with prior coaching experience and education who would be able to help swimmers train for meets, as well as accommodate the needs of non-competitive members of the club.

Typical duties include: Create a year-round training program for the team, manage a coaching schedule to ensure coverage of all practices, provide swimmer feedback and manage stroke clinics; evaluate Swimmers and maintain adequate placement based upon skill level; work in Swim Center office to conduct administrative duties including monitoring registration of Team members, printing monthly rosters, taking daily attendance, collecting and processing monthly fees, and running tryouts for potential new swimmers; work with City staff to prepare and maintain updated information and materials for Gators Swim Club families to be published and posted on the City website; coaching staff work Monday through Friday from 3:00pm to 6:15pm year-round with additional morning hours during the Summer Season and occasional weekends/holidays for Swim Meets and City-wide special events.

Experience and education qualifications include: Minimum age of 18; Criminal & Child Abuse Index background check clearance; current certifications in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, CPR/AED, Safety Training for Swim Coaches; USA Swimming Association education & experience requirements for Head Coaches; American Swim Coaches Association (ASCA) certification; three or more years prior coaching experience; prior competitive swimming experience; must be familiar with Microsoft Office Suite.

For a full job description and qualifications, click here. All applicants MUST submit a city employment application form. Application materials may be obtained from the City of El Cerrito, Human Resources Division, 10890 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, CA 94530; by calling (510) 466-5005; or at www.el-cerrito.org/apply. Deadline to apply is October 14, 2016                 Posted 9/14/16

HEAD SWIM SCHOOL TEACHER with Bay Club Ross Valley

The Bay Club Swim School at The Bay Club Ross Valley is seeking a Head Swim School Teacher. Our Swim School has 40+ swimmers from a beginner to advanced level. Head Teacher is responsible for running group classes taught from in-water, managing the roster, working in conjunction with our Head Swim Coach, and the general growth of the program. Looking for a teacher capable of owning the program, continue to take us to new and exciting heights at the learn-to-swim level, and act as a bridge between Parent Tot and Swim Team level.

With the support of the Aquatics Director, the Head Teacher is responsible for managing and teaching year round, maintaining a safe and effective learning environment, achieving revenue goals, and providing the best customer service and hospitality to members and guests. The Bay Club Ross Valley is an outdoor pool located at 235 Bon Air Rd, Kentfield, CA 94904.

Compensation is competitive and varies on experience. The position can be full time if the associate is able to take on other programs such as private lessons, lifeguard training, water polo, ect. Please email an introduction and resume to Aquatics Director Bobby Savulich at bobby.savulich@bayclubs.com         Posted 9/9/16

HEAD COACH with Gilroy Gators Swim Team

Gilroy Gators Swim Team is seeking a Head Coach to oversee our swim program.  We are a competitive team with swimmers age 5-18 and a seasonal variation of about 80-120 swimmers.  Practices are held at the Gilroy High School pool.  Coaching hours are normally M-F 4:45-7:30pm and Sat 8-10am.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Oversee the swim program, coach the Senior and Junior groups, monitor team and group progress, develop and coordinate an annual training plan for the team, mentor age group coaches and assist with their daily workout plans, determine meet schedule, attend all scheduled meets and team functions, attend all championship level meets any of your swimmers have qualified for, hold monthly coaches meeting, hold bimonthly group parents meeting.

Requirements: Member of ASCA in good standing, current on all required USAS coaching certification and education requirements, competitive team experience, good leadership, organizational and administrative skills, good communication skills with the ability to resolve conflicts, ability to motivate and develop the full potential of all swimmers, positive attitude and a love of the sport.

Salary is competitive and based on experience and qualifications. We provide vacation and sick pay along with travel and expense reimbursements. For more information please contact Adam Gonzales at agonzalesript@gmail.com or (714) 330-5803 text or voice   Posted 9/8/16

ASSISTANT AGE GROUP COACH with Gilroy Gators Swim Team

Gilroy Gators Swim Team is seeking an Assistant Age Group Coach. Practices are held at the Gilroy High School pool. Coaching hours are normally M-F  4:45-7:30pm. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Coach one of the 10 and under swim groups, monitor and track individual progress, will work primarily on stroke technique and aerobic conditioning, track daily attendance, attend scheduled meets and team functions, attend monthly coaches meeting, hold bimonthly group parents meeting.

Requirements: Current on all required USAS coaching certification and education requirements, good communication skills, ability to motivate and develop age group swimmers, positive attitude and a love of the sport

Salary is competitive and based on experience and qualifications. We provide vacation and sick pay along with travel and expense reimbursements. For more information please contact Adam Gonzales at agonzalesript@gmail.com or (714) 330-5803 text or voice   Posted 9/8/16

AGE GROUP COACH with Pleasanton Seahawks

The Pleasanton Seahawks are a Gold/Silver Medal recognized USS club looking for an Age Group Coach to work with swimmers ages 11-13 years old. This Coach will be expected to help the athletes grow and develop in their swimming progression. The Coach will be responsible for on-deck coaching time, communicating with parents/swimmers, some administrative duties and will typically attend one weekend meet per month. In-water practice runs 8-9pm Monday-Thursday and 7-8pm on Fridays. The Coach will be responsible for daily planning for the group, as well as overall/seasonal planning, themes, and goals.

Qualifications: Coaching experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the recreation, club or collegiate level; Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills; Desire and passion for developing swimmers of all ages; Knowledgeable with current technique development and training methods; Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Devon Farmer at devonfarmer2@yahoo.com. To find out more about our team please visit pleasantonseahawks.org                 Posted 8/29/16

HEAD COACH with Lucas Valley Swim Team 

The Lucas Valley Swim Team, in San Rafael, CA, is looking for a Head Coach. The Lucas Valley Swim Team is a member of the Marin Swim League. If you are energetic, enthusiastic and have a passion for swimming, we would like to speak with you. The Head Coach is responsible for organizing and directing practices to develop swimmers between the ages of 5-18, meet preparation, other administrative duties and participating in team social activities. You should also have competitive swimming experience (collegiate experience is a plus) and should be able to teach proper stroke technique.  Candidates should be a registered USA Swim Coach and CPR certified. The Fall USA program runs from September through February. Our Summer Marin Swim League season runs from March through mid-July. Please submit your resume to sfcassidy1@gmail.com                Posted 8/22/16

ASSISTANT SWIM COACH with Scotts Valley Swimming and Tennis Club 

Scott Valley Swimming and Tennis Club (SVSTC), located in beautiful Mill Valley is seeking an assistant swim coach for its junior aquatic programs and teams. The Assistant Swim Coach (ASC) will assist the Head Coach in managing, developing and organizing swim programs and train staff to create a safe and enjoyable atmosphere at the SVSTC pools for members and their guests.

Qualifications include: Prior swim coaching experience and knowledge of aquatic/swim team programs are required; must be a member of USA Swimming and maintain a Coach's Card, CPR/First Aid/AED current certification. Preferred, but not required qualifications include: American Swim Coaches Association (ASCA) Level III qualification; experience coaching in the Marin Swim League (MSL) or other local swim leagues; knowledge of Team Unify web program; lifeguard certification. For a full job description, please click here.

This is a part time position. Compensation is commensurate with experience. There is the possibility of additional compensation for certain swim programs. In addition, the ASC has the ability to teach private lessons and/or develop new aquatic programs at SVSTC that meet the Board’s policies with respect to pool usage. The ASC will be paid a percentage of taught-private lesson income. Please send cover letter and resume to Tom Sweeney, coachtom@svstc.com                 Posted 8/18/16

ASSISTANT COACH with Oakland Undercurrent 

The  Oakland Undercurrent is looking for an assistant coach to work with swimmers ages 8-17 years of age. The Oakland Undercurrent is a USA Swimming Team. The mission of the team is to provide the highest quality coaching and aquatics programs while diversifying the sport of swimming. The Oakland Undercurrent prides itself on being one of the most diverse swim teams in the nation. We are looking for a highly motivated assistant coach with an excellent understanding of swimming mechanics, good communication skills and a passion for helping children and youth succeed.  

The assistant coach will work closely with the Head Coach to improve and expand the team by: 1) motivating and encouraging swimmers; 2) instructing in stroke technique; 3) teaching interval training; 4) conducting dryland conditioning; and, 5) maintaining good communications with family members and swimmers. The assistant coach will work 5 days/week, 10-15 hours/week with additional weekend hours for swim meets, 1 or 2 weekends/month. Pay is based on experience.  Inquiries and applications can be sent to: info@oaklandundercurrent.org                 Posted 8/5/16

ADAPTIVE AQUATIC PROGRAM COORDINATOR with Kernes Adaptive Aquatics - Monterey, CA

Founded in 1972, Kernes Adaptive Aquatics at the Josephine Kernes Pool in Monterey California, is a nonprofit organization that provides warm water exercise programs for people with physical, emotional or developmental challenges to improve health and quality of life. Kernes’ Aquatic Coordinator is responsible for managing and providing aquatic exercise services for people of all ages with disabilities, including client evaluation, program development, and documentation. Supervises and mentors Aquatic Instructors and interns, including staff/client scheduling and client instruction. Oversees pool operations and maintenance to ensure safety and cleanliness. Performs other duties as needed to fulfill Kernes’ Mission. This is a full time position with health and vacation benefits. Wage is commensurate with qualifications. Complete job description: www.kernespool.org                 Posted 8/3/16

AGE GROUP COACH with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - Cardinal Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Cardinal Site) is seeking an Age Group Coach to work with swimmers ages 9-14 years old. PASA - Cardinal is a leading swim program and PASA is a nationally recognized team for competitive swimming excellence. The Lead Coach will be responsible for approximately 15-20 hours of on- deck coaching per week, and will typically attend 1 weekend meet per month. Practice runs Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 3:30-7:30 PM. The coach will be responsible for season, weekly and daily planning. Additionally, this coach may assist with other competitive groups.

Qualifications: Coaching and managerial experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level; Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills; Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages; Expertise with current technique development and training methodologies; Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player; Minimum of ASCA Level 1 Certification or comparable.

We offer a competitive hourly rate based on qualifications. There are numerous additional coaching & teaching opportunities available for interested candidates. Our pool and offices are located on the Stanford University Campus. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Laura Mitchell at laura@pasacardinal.com. To find out more about the program at PASA - Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com                 Posted 8/2/16

SWIM INSTRUCTOR with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics - Cardinal Site

This is a great opportunity for coaches or experienced swimmers who are interested in making a difference! We are looking for coaches and instructors interested in making swimmers smile while helping them to learn new skills and achieve their swimming goals. We are hiring exceptional swim instructors to work with beginning and intermediate levels. Graduates from the Cardinal Swim School will transition onto our competitive swim team. PASA – Cardinal Site is a leading swim program and PASA is a nationally recognized team for competitive swimming excellence. Swim instructors would teach small group and private swim lessons at the beginning and intermediate levels.

Qualifications: Teaching experience and / or competitive swimming experience; Strong communication skills; Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages; Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.

We offer a competitive hourly rate based on qualifications. There are numerous additional coaching & teaching opportunities available for interested candidates. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Laura Mitchell at laura@pasacardinal.com. To find out more about the program at PASA - Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com                 Posted 8/2/16

HEAD COACH & AQUATIC DIRECTOR with Johnson Ranch Racquet Club/Spare Time Aquatics

Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, a Premier Spare Time Club, is seeking a Head Coach and Aquatics Program Director with the primary responsibilities of directing its:

  • Recreational Competitive Spring/Summer Swim Team, the Johnson Ranch Barracudas
  • Fall/Winter Swim Team, as part of Spare Time Aquatics
  • Overall Aquatics Program


This position reports to the General Manager of Johnson Ranch Racquet Club. The compensation is dependent on the employee’s experience, scope of position and is negotiable. Minimum qualifications include: minimum 10 years’ experience as a Head Coach and Aquatics Director; Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent; registered USA Swimming Coach; proven success at executing a plan to develop swimmers of all ages at all skill levels; strong interpersonal skills and relationship builder; strong public speaking and presentation skills; experience in management, ability to provide clear direction to employees, and highly organized; CPR certified; must have a valid Driver’s License and clean driver's record.

For a complete, more in-depth job description, click here. Please submit your application with a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to Rich Wells, General Manager, Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, at richw@sparetimeinc.com                 Posted 7/29/16

LEAD AGE GROUP COACH with Burlingame Aquatic Club

Burlingame Aquatic Club is seeking a Lead Age Group Coach (LAGC) for swimmers ages 12 and Under at the C/B/A + level. The coach’s primary duties are to lead successful, focused workouts 5 days a week, assist swimmers in setting and achieving goals throughout the season, and regularly attend swim meets. Practices are offered for this age group 5 days a week; meet commitments average 1-2 weekends per month. The coach’s administrative duties include leading weekly communications to all of the coach’s groups, maintaining regular dialogues with families and swimmers about the program and group expectations, tracking daily attendance, and working with the Head Swim Coach to help with the planning of social events and fundraising. The LAGC will work under the guidance and supervision of the Head Swim Coach (HC) and Head Age Group Coach (HAGC).

For complete details of job duties, qualifications and compensation, click here. Interested applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest to BAC Coach Ben Chung at ben@burlingameaquatics.com                 Posted 7/26/16

AGE GROUP COACH with PEAK Swimming

PEAK Swimming is seeking an Age Group Coach for swimmers (ages 6-11) in the C/B/A level group starting September 2016. The coach will conduct effective workouts 5 days a week, monitor swimmers’ progress throughout the season, and attend swim meets - approximately 10 hours/week (not including twice-monthly meets). Minimum commitment 1 season. Administrative duties include being responsible for communications, coordinating with parents/swimmers and addressing questions/concerns from parents/swimmers, maintaining application/registration forms and team roster, working closely with the head coach on both logistical and creative matters. Must possess excellent reading and writing skills, Microsoft Office Suite functionalities and typing proficiency - approximately 7 hours/week. For a complete job description, click here. Please send a cover letter and resume, including experience and 2 professional references, to PEAKSwimming@gmail.com with the subject line: Open Position Inquiry. The Head Coach will contact qualified candidates to discuss full position descriptions and compensation/benefits.                 Posted 7/11/16

SWIM COACHES with La Petite Baleen Swim School in Atherton

La Petite Baleen Swim School in Atherton is looking for swim coaches to teach students, ages 2 months to adult, in an instructional setting. This is a year-round school and a perfect job for students, athletes, seekers of part-time employment. Training is provided, so no prior swim teaching experience is required. Candidates should be able to commit to a scheduled shift(s) for 6 months to 1 year, so that there is consistency for the students. Requirements: must be over the age of 16, swimming experience a plus, experience working with children (2 mos. to adult), able to attend in and out of water training sessions (4-5 weeks, approximately 10 hours per week, strong communication skills. For a complete job description, click here. Interested parties should email a resume, including work experience and availability (must be available to work weekends), to sherry@swimlpb.com or apply online at www.swimlpb.com        Posted 7/11/16

ASST. SWIM COACH with South San Francisco Aquatic Club

Come and be part of South San Francisco Aquatic Club coaching staff. This is a salaried position. The position would involve working with swimmers ages 14 years and under. Candidates should be able to work with entry level to A Level swimmers. Practices are 5 to 6 days a week, depending on meet schedule. Swim meet commitment is 1-2 meets a month. Administrative duties include tracking daily attendance, responding to emails, planning daily workouts and season plan. The candidate must be able work cohesively with coaching staff and assist with planning team activities. Please provide resume via email to Head Coach Marcus at ssfac@comcast.net                 Posted 7/7/16

MULTIPLE COACHING POSITIONS with Peninsula Community Center Aquatics

The Fall 2016 Peninsula Community Center Aquatics (PCCA) Dolphins in Redwood City are seeking enthusiastic and experienced coaches for entry level to senior swimmers. Previous coaching experience and USA Swimming coaching certifications required. Practices are conducted at Peninsula Community Center and Sequoia High School. Please contact Dave Knochenhauer at dave@wearepcc.com or 650-364-6272.                 Posted 7/7/16