The Benicia Stingrays are looking for a part-time Assistant Swim Coach with a love of swimming and at least one year of competitive swimming or coaching experience for Spring/Summer 2023.


Job Overview:  

The Assistant Swim Coach will collaborate with the Head Coach and work with our youth recreational swim team.  Coaches will welcome and encourage youth to improve their all-around swimming ability including technique, strength, conditioning, and safety.  The position requires Monday-Thursday evening practices from late March to early June and morning/early afternoon practice from early June to the end of July.  Swim meets are most Saturdays from June to the end of July, with a couple of Wednesday evening and Sunday meets.



  • Teach proper skills and techniques for swimming
  • Ensure the safety of swimmers, which includes incident prevention, response, and reporting
  • Write workouts including drills and coach with positivity and enthusiasm
  • Enforce club and pool rules while providing a high level of customer service to members and their guests



  • Must have at least one year of competitive swimming or coaching experience
  • Knowledge and ability to teach all ages the proper skills and techniques of swimming
  • Enthusiastic, responsible, self-motivated, and team-oriented
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate motivation and patience with children of all ages
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification preferred
  • Ability to pass a background check


Job Type:  Part Time

Pay commensurate upon experience

Work Location:  James Lemos Pool in Benicia for practice; meets held in Napa, Contra Costa, and Solano Counties

Swim Meets:  Must have transportation to various locations for meets

Please contact [email protected] if interested


A downloadable flyer of this job description is available