University of Maine at Farmington Athletics Employment


Applications and nominations are invited for the position of head men’s basketball coach at the University of Maine Farmington.  
The head coach will provide instruction, training, coaching and administer all organizational aspects of a competitive intercollegiate NCAA Division III basketball program via coordinated recruitment, organization and the assistance of a part-time assistant coach.  Commitment and ability to lead and run a model program that attracts, yields and graduates talented student-athletes, develops them holistically as individuals and results in a team that is competitive on all fronts is required.  Building positive student relationships and meaningful student experiences while demonstrating the utmost professionalism and integrity is expected. Additional duties are likely to include but are not limited to, instruction in the coaching minor, athletic alumni relations/development, fundraising, special events/projects/initiatives and out of season event management.  Being a great team player within the department, who is eager to work collaboratively with all programs/staff/administration who share facilities, resources, and common goals, values, and mission are essential. Sincere interest and flexibility to assist and adjust responsibilities that support evolving department/university needs are required. The University of Maine Farmington is an NCAA Division III institution and a member of the North Atlantic Conference.  It sponsors 15 NCAA sports, plus a full complement of USCSA ski and snowboarding.  Additional program information can be found at our official website:
Additional information, such as duties, requirements, submission information, and how to apply, available at: job-details?jobid=61601

The University of Maine at Farmington seeks a part-time, seasonal assistant coach for its following intercollegiate varsity sports program:

   * Men’s and women’s track and field (multi-sport/throws) (ASAP)

Previous collegiate coaching/competitive experience preferred, and availability for afternoon and evening practice and competitive schedules is required.
Minimum qualifications include sufficient experience with the sports skills and principles to teach/provide feedback, impeccable integrity, dependability, professionalism, and the ability to pass a background check. Driving record and ability must meet UMaine System standards for operating vans/similar vehicles for team transportation. 

Preferred qualifications include a bachelor’s degree, collegiate competitive experience, applicable degree/certificate/licensure. Interest, availability, and ability to assist with recruiting is desired.

Interested applicants may contact Coach Sean Cabaniss (207-778-8153/

Apply online at:

You will need to create an applicant profile, complete an application (which includes contact information for three professional references), and upload a cover letter and a resume/curriculum vitae which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications. You will also need to complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form.  


Other Information:

THE UNIVERSITY: Established in 1864 as Maine’s first public institution of higher education, with historic and continued strength in teacher education and a contemporary role as Maine’s public liberal arts college, the University of Maine at Farmington offers undergraduate programs in arts and sciences, teacher education, and human services. A commitment to sustainability informs all facilities projects, including our LEED-certified Education Center, the Emery Community Arts Center, which opened in fall 2011 and our 80 geothermal well field which came online fall 2013. UMF has the highest graduation rates in the University of Maine System. UMF is a founding member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, which includes twenty-six public colleges and universities dedicated to the liberal arts tradition and quality undergraduate education. The Farmington area is rich in cultural offerings and recreational opportunities. The natural beauty of its mountains, lakes, woods, and streams draws people to the region. Please check out our homepage at


The University of Maine at Farmington Athletics Department has Federal Work-Study and University Work Initiative positions available for the 2017-18 academic year. For a full list of positions, visit the UMF job list.

For more information
General athletics: Cyndi Pratt
Sports information: Cam Eggeman
Sports medicine: Karin Krzal