Wednesday May 22, 2013
Murray State: Murray State University, is seeking qualified applicants for a (2) Interns / Volunteer Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach with Murray State at University Athletics for the 2012-2013 season. This is a 9 month, volunteer position that will begin on August 4th and end May 2nd (semester internships also available). There may be opportunities to make income through camps, clinics and also on-campus jobs. Internships are currently available for the 2013-2014 school year for graduate students or graduating seniors. The Intern / Volunteer Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach will assist the strength and conditioning staff in implementing and supervising programs for 16 Varsity teams. Position Responsibilities: Interns are expected to stay for the entire duration of the internships unless other arrangements have been made. Applicants that require internship for completion of a degree are preferred. Qualifications: CSCS, SCCC, or USAW Certification preferred. Experience in collegiate strength and conditioning preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, or related field required. Completed or working towards a Master’s Degree in Exercise science, Physical Education or related field preferred. Applications: Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 reference letters to director of strength and conditioning for Olympic sports Mike Rhoades at email@example.com
Tuesday May 21, 2013
Jesuit College Prep (Dallas, TX): The Jesuit College Prep of Dallas Department of Athletic Performance is currently accepting applications to fill the role of Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. This is a full-time position with competitive pay including full benefits. The candidate will assist with all facets of athletic performance ranging from strength, conditioning, and flexibility to sports nutrition and basic sport psychology. The Assistant Director will also oversee the Performance Education program designed to educate our student athletes on the lifestyle and demands placed on them being athletes. Extensive knowledge in these key areas is paramount. A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or an equivalent certification is preferred. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree, Master’s is preferred. Candidates must possess 2 years of experience in training large teams or athletic organizations. This qualified individual will oversee the design and implementation of our Performance Education curriculum. Please email cover letter, resume, and four references (2 professional & 2 personal) to Jeremy Weeks, Director of Athletic Performance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Citadel: Director of strength and conditioning Donnell Boucher has added the title of assistant AD, and will take on more administrative responsibilities.
Friday May 17, 2013
Central Methodist Universtiy (MO): We hear the full-time head strength job at CMU is open.
Davidson (NC): Davidson College is now accepting applications for the position of Part-time Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the (2013 – 14) school year. Start date is set for August 1st. The position must commit 20 – 25 hrs. per. week (weeknights M – Th 3pm – 8pm) and some Saturdays (9 am to 1pm). The stipend for this position is $13,900 for the academic year. This position will assist strength and conditioning coaches in the day-to-day operations of the department and will have the opportunity to work with all of Wildcats’ Men's and Women's sports. The successful candidate should display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, CSCS Certification, and a proven work history. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and 2 professional references to Jon Rowan at email@example.com
Thursday May 16, 2013
Ohio State: The intern position vacated by Eron Hodges (see below) has been filled.
Kent State: Ohio State strength and conditoining intern Eron Hodges has accepted a defensive grad assistant job on staff at Kent State.
Portland State: Portland State University is looking for qualified applicants to fill 2 more full time internship positions for summer 2013, starting June 10th through September 6th. This is an unpaid internship working with football. Responsibilities include providing a high level of energy on the floor, coaching proper technique and motivating the athletes through off-season weight lifting and conditioning activities, maintenance and cleanliness of the weight room, research projects on various topics, as well as anything else the head football strength and conditioning coach needs assistance with. The applicant will receive valuable experience at the division I level as well as knowledge that will serve them in the field. Along with coaching in the weight room and on the field, there will be structured classroom times for further education. Requirements: Must be able to work full time and whenever you are needed, Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education (or related field) or in final semester, a valid CPR/First Aid certification, and a desire to be a successful strength and conditioning coach. Preferred: A Strength Conditioning or Weightlifting certification (or working toward obtaining a certification) and collegiate athletic playing experience. Interested applicants send a resume and a list of 2 professional references to the Head Football Strength and Conditioning Coach Andrew Pompei at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cal: Louisiana Tech's Damon Harrington has joined the staff as head strength and conditioning coach for the football program. Mike Blasquez, who oversaw strength and conditioning for the football program the past two seasons, is now the athletic department's director of strength and conditioning.
Northern State (D-II - SD): The Northern State University Department of Athletics is seeking qualified candidates for a Strength and Conditioning graduate assistant position for the 2013-2014 academic year. The position is for 11 months beginning in Aug 2013. Candidates must be accepted and enrolled in a fulltime graduate program at NSU when the GA appointment begins. Applicants interested in the position are eligible for renewal for a second year at the conclusion of the first year. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Developing and monitoring strength training programs for athletic teams; Instruction in proper lifting techniques and speed development; Testing and evaluating physical performance; Overseeing operation and general maintenance of weight activities; Conducting the orientation meetings for student athletes; Developing staff work and supervision schedules; Assisting with the development of written policies and procedures; Game management supervision/security; And communicating with AT staff in regards to athletic injury, rehabilitation, and nutrition. Minimum requirement: Bachelor’s degree. Knowledge of athletic movement/function and proper rest and recovery for all sports is required. Preferred requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and CSCS certification or equivalent. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and 2 professional references to Todd Berner at email@example.com.
Wednesday May 15, 2013
Cal: Sources tell us Louisiana Tech head strength coach Damon Harrington has accepted the same position at Cal.
Kennesaw State: Sources tell us that head strength and conditioning coach John Patrick has stepped down from his position. We hear the position is open.
Tuesday May 14, 2013
Saint Joseph's (FCS - PA): Saint Joseph’s University (D-I, A10) is now accepting applications for the position of Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach for the fall 2013 semester. Start date is set for August 26th. The position must commit a minimum of 20hrs per week and will assist strength and conditioning coaches in the day-to-day operations of the department and will have the opportunity to work with all of Saint Joseph's Men's and Women's sports. The successful candidate should display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and be working towards a career in strength and conditioning. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and 2 professional references to Steve Notebaert at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Menlo College (NAIA - CA): Menlo College Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Fall 2013 Athletic Performance Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the strength and conditioning staff with the implementation of sport specific injury prevention, strength, speed, agility, flexibility, mobility, and conditioning program. Team responsibilities will include 3 teams, Football, Men’s Basketball and Softball. Potential Candidates: Candidates should be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s in a related field and at least one of the following Certifications must be in progress: CSCS, SCCC, USAW. Candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character, demonstrate effective organization and communication skills and must have a strong willingness to learn. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume, and 3 references to email@example.com. Deadline to apply is June 15th, 2013. Internship begins July 22nd and concludes on November 22nd, 2013.
Friday May 10, 2013
Columbia University (NY): The Strength and Conditioning Department for Football and Outdoor Sports is looking for two (2) hard-working candidates to fill the positions of VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT. Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting the Strength and Conditioning Staff in all facets of implementation of weight training and speed programs, aid in the instruction of safe and proper weight training and speed techniques, assist in the regular maintenance and upkeep of the facility, and program design. This is an unpaid position (IF THIS IS NOT AN ECONOMICALLY VIABLE OPTION FOR YOU THEN PLEASE DO NOT APPLY). The ideal candidate would be pursuing a Masters or Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the NSCA and possess CPR / AED First Aid Certification. Please send a resume and three (3) professional references to Ryan Cidzik at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be submitted before May 27, 2013 as the start date for the position is June 3, 2013. AA/EOE
Thursday May 9, 2013
Akron: The University of Akron Football Strength and Conditioning program is looking for an unpaid summer intern to begin May 28th. This will be a very involved internship with a great opportunity to learn and grow as a strength and conditioning coach. The applicant must be pursuing an education in an exercise science related degree and have an extreme passion for the field. CSCS Certification is preferred but not required. Please forward your resume and three references to Matt Gildersleeve at email@example.com