Staff Positions Available

Assistant Coaching Opportunities for Men's & Women's Soccer

Dordt College is accepting applications for a part-time assistant for both the men’s and women’s soccer programs. The college is also looking to fill a graduate assistant (GA) coaching position. As a GA, the assistant coach would also be a part of the Master of Education program.

Duties for both positions may include but are not limited to:  assisting the head coach with varsity practices and games, managing and coaching the junior varsity program, implementing extensive summer camps, working individually and with small groups of players, maintaining the social media network, breaking down game film, and assisting with scouting reports and making recruiting calls/visits.

A Bachelor’s degree along with admission to the Dordt College Master of Education program is required for those interested in the graduate assistant role. For those interested in the part-time coaching position, 1-3 years of soccer coaching experience is preferred along with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with student-athletes, athletic officials, and college constituents. For both positions, commitment to the mission of Dordt College is a must.

For more information, please contact human resources at hr@dordt.edu. A cover letter of interest and resume can be sent with additional application requirements to follow depending on the track you are interested in. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. 

Bookstore Coordinator

The Dordt College Bookstore is looking for an energetic and friendly person to join their team and serve in a part-time capacity as a Bookstore Coordinator.  This position would be for 20-24 hours per week and include shortened hours during the summer. Up to 40 hours will be required during specific weeks throughout the year, including Defender Days, the opening and final weeks of classes each semester, and other special events as needed.  Some of the essential duties would include selecting and ordering office and school supplies, gift merchandise, music, working with vendors, assisting with inventory, implementing bookstore promotions and other duties as assigned.

Basic mathematical, accounting and computer skills along with strong attention to detail are required.  Candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to build working relationships with others. Some lifting is required.

Those who support the mission of Dordt College and desire to work on a vibrant college campus are encouraged to apply by sending a letter of interest, resume and official application to the Executive Director of HR. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please follow the application procedure for support staff positions.

Events & Facilities Technician

Dordt College is seeking an organized, driven individual to serve as a liaison for campus events between internal and external customers and various campus departments. This is a full-time support staff position with competitive salary and benefits available.

Responsibilities include assisting the Events & Auxiliary Services Director with managing numerous events campus-wide. This would include a variety of tasks including but not limited to custodial duties in various campus spaces, communicating with internal and external customers, helping with set up and striking of events, welcoming guests to various events and ensuring the needs for events are met, and providing supervision and guidance for various student work teams. Effective communication skills are desired along with computer knowledge and organizational skills. Candidates must be able to lift and move various items as needed for events (tables, chairs, risers and technical equipment). Must be able to work evening and weekend hours and have a valid driver’s license. 

Candidates committed to the mission of the college are encouraged to apply. A review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Please follow the application procedure for support staff positions.

Head Men's Basketball Coach

Dordt College is currently seeking an individual to assume the position of Men’s Head Basketball Coach for the 2018-2019 season. 50% of this person’s time will involve duties associated with coaching, recruiting, summer camps and other administrative duties associated with the men’s basketball program. The rest of this person’s time will involve other activities, which could include teaching or administrative duties, depending on the background and skills of the candidate.

Applicants for this position must possess a Bachelor of Arts degree, Masters preferred, and three or more years of coaching experience. Strong knowledge of the game of basketball and successful coaching and recruiting experience at the high school or college level are essential. Strong organizational and coordination skills are desired, as well as excellent communication and leadership skills to lead a team and establish strong relationships on campus, in the community, and with parents and friends of the college.

Candidates possessing a commitment to the Christian faith and Reformed perspective and a desire to work with students and staff at a Christian college should send a letter of application and resume to the Executive Director of Human Resources. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please follow the application procedure for coaching positions.