Job announcement: RMDA Senior Assistant Coach

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Job Announcement

Armada Senior Assistant Coach

Job Description:

     The La Mirada Armada is seeking an experienced Senior level coach capable of working with our National group, college swimmers that return home each summer, and our newer senior swimmers looking to move into the team’s National group. The La Mirada Armada is a coach-owned, coach-directed team located at the Splash Aquatic Center in the City of La Mirada.

     The Senior coach we are seeking will direct all aspects of our Pre-National group (Senior 1) and will also be required to work directly alongside the team’s head coach as the National Group’s ‘Specialty’ coach.  

Job Responsibilities:

     The Senior Assistant Coach will work directly with the head coach and be expected to travel often, both during national competitions and training camps. The coach will be expected to coach 20 hours per week including a minimum of three hours on weekends.  In addition, they will need to maintain at least three office hours each week and attend weekend swim meets as needed. During the summer months the time commitment will shift to 25 hours per week, two hours in the morning and two hours in the afternoon, plus three hours on Saturday and two office hours.

Job Requirements:

    At least three (3) years of swim coaching experience at an established club or college level or have swum 4 years at Division I college. Have all necessary coaching credentials: Coaches safety training, CPR, background checks, etc. Provide a resume with a minimum of two (2) professional references.


The pay will be commensurate on experience, accomplishments and the extent of the duties assumed.

Please email resume to Armada Head Coach:

Richard Shipherd