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Head Coach, Men's Soccer

Intercollegiate Athletics

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites applications for a twelve (12) month appointment as Head Coach of the Men's Soccer Team to begin February 1, 2018.

The Position

DUTIES: Serve as Head Coach, Cal Poly Pomona Men’s Soccer, a highly successful and nationally recognized NCAA Division II program. The University is a member of the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). Responsibilities include, student-athlete development, recruiting, budgeting, coordinating the championship and non-championship seasons, scouting, ordering equipment, scheduling, leading assistant coaches, monitoring the strength and conditioning program, academic oversight and fund raising. The Head Coach is responsible for following and enforcing institutional, conference, and NCAA policies and regulations relevant to Cal Poly Pomona.

POSITION:  Head Coach, Men’s Soccer.  12-month appointment in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Subsequent appointments are based on merit and program needs.

STARTING DATE:  February 1, 2018

SALARY RANGE: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a competitive benefits package.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required. Successful collegiate and/or club coaching experience. Demonstrated commitment to the academic and athletic success of the student-athlete.  Demonstrated history of rules compliance and thorough knowledge of NCAA bylaws.  Must have a strong commitment to the welfare of student-athletes and a reputation of integrity, both professionally and in compliance matters.  Excellent oral, written communication and administrative organizational skills. Ability to budget, fundraise, recruit, and retain academically qualified student-athletes.  Demonstrated ability working in a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural environment.  Ability to meet Risk Management’s driving and insurance requirements as described at 

Application Procedure

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: letter of application, resume, three references and transcript awarding highest degree from an accredited institution.  Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States and completion of the University’s Application for Academic Employment form available at  A valid California driver’s license is required upon appointment.

Finalists for this position are required to submit to and successfully pass a background check prior to being hired.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin December 20, 2017 for initial consideration and continue until position is filled. Address applications, required documentation, and/or requests for information to:


                                Sonia Campos, Assistant to the Director

                                California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

                                Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Building 43

                                Head Coach Search Men’s Soccer

                                3801 West Temple Avenue

                                Pomona, CA 91768

                                Email: (If submitting by email please send files as PDFs.)

About the University

Cal Poly Pomona, one of two polytechnic universities in California, is a member of the 23-campus California State University system. Our student population of approximately 23,000 enrolls in 51 baccalaureate, 30 master’s degree programs, 11 credential and certificate programs, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership, presented by 1,200 faculty. We recruit successful and career-focused students from throughout California and beyond. We are proud of our status as a Hispanic Serving Institution. We have a strong commitment to supporting scholarship, research, and student achievement. Our scenic and historic 1,400-acre campus, once the winter ranch of cereal magnate W.K. Kellogg, is located about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Southern California is one of the most dynamic economic and cultural environments in the country, and the campus is within an hour’s drive of beaches, mountains, and desert. The university is committed to diversifying its faculty and staff and has made educational equity one of its highest priorities. The mission of the university is to advance learning and knowledge by linking theory and practice in all disciplines, and to prepare students for lifelong learning, leadership, and careers in a changing, multicultural world.  

Equal Opportunity Employer

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.  Cal Poly Pomona subscribes to all state and federal regulations and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity/gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, genetic information, medical condition, and covered veteran status.  The University hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the Unites States.  As required by the Clery Disclosure Act, the university’s annual security report is available a person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Cal Poly Pomona is a smoke and tobacco-free campus. Please refer to the link below for policy information.