Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

JOB POSTING: Assistant Coach

The Melfort Mustangs are currently seeking an Assistant Coach to start in the 2023/2024 SJHL Season. We are looking for an individual with strong leadership skills, and hockey knowledge to assist the Head Coach and General Manager of our club.


  • Assisting the Head Coach and General Manager in all aspects of the Mustangs Hockey Operations including practices, and personnel decisions.
  • Providing leadership, commitment and passion for our players, fans, and community
  • All aspects of coaching and administration of a CJHL junior A hockey program
  • Recruiting & identifying future Mustangs
  • Assisting with current players to move on to the collegiate level
  • Working with the players on individual skills
  • Organizing travel/meal plans for road trips
  • Other duties as assigned by the Board of Directors and/or the Head Coach.


  • Playing experience at the Junior A level or higher considered an asset.
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, High Performance 1 certification, Respect in Sport & Checking.
  • Effective organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Provide a criminal record check
  • Ability & desire to work long hours, evenings, weekends & holidays as necessary

Salary: Salary to be discussed during interview process and will be based on experience and qualifications.

Application: Interested candidates can send their resume, cover letter, and references to the following individuals:

Deadline: August 4, 2023