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Coaching talent wanted

We have openings for the positions shown here. Winning candidates should be passionate about coaching their sports--rowing and/or paddling--with youth and adults from the recreational to competitive level. We are looking for a positive attitude, high energy, and an appreciation of the goals and challenges of the non-profit world. All positions offer competitive compensation based on experience.


August 2021

We are seeking a coach with competitive rowing experience, management skills, and non-profit interests to lead and grow a 30-youth, 20-masters rowing program and its coaches to the next level. Our current rowing programs range from community-based to highly-competitive. Upcoming projects include boathouse redesign planning, fleet upgrade, and outreach expansion. Spanish a plus. Year-round, part- to full-time, starts August 2021.

Please email your resume and cover letter to

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you have options. why choose PVRC:

  • Our beautiful Western Massachusetts setting on the banks of the Connecticut River has a storied history of rowing spanning from the early 19th century through 2016 when we hosted the USRowing Annual Convention, to today.

  • Housing options from affordable to luxurious, and urban to countryside can be found just minutes from our historic boathouse.

  • Higher education opportunities abound from the nearby flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts to convenient private, technical, and community colleges.

  • The local economy is thriving, sparked by new construction and renovation from Union Station to MGM Springfield, the billion-dollar casino that calls Springfield home.

  • Our location on a riverfront bikepath is <2 miles from the city center and our international airport, Hartford/Springfield BDL, just 30 minutes away.

  • Local entertainment, dining, sports, and other attractions cover the spectrum from relaxing, to family-friendly, to high-energy for the young and youthful! Six Flags New England, The Dr Seuss Museum, Basketball Hall of Fame, Yankee Candle, and MGM Springfield are all in our backyard.

  • Exciting internal opportunities at PVRC include participating in the design of boathouse improvements, upgrading the fleet, and hosting our fun events.

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