Saturday October 19, 2013
Rutgers: The Rutgers University Football Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Intern for the summer of 2014. This is an unpaid/voluntary internship so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. This position is responsible for assisting the Rutgers Strength and Conditioning Staff implement the off-season program and assist in all departmental functions.. Rutgers University is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, and facilities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated; Must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.), To apply for one of the positions, e-mail a cover letter, resume, mission statement, list of professional references to Mike Tufo at [email protected] Internship dates: May 2014-August 2014 Please no faxed resumes or phone calls.
Friday October 16, 2013
Cameron University (D-II - OK): Sources tell us Ryan Flood has accepted the head strength and conditioning post with Cameron University.
Stanford: As a reminder, today is the last day to apply for the volunteer internship with the Football Sports Performance program at Stanford. See more information on the opportunity here.
Central Connecticut State: Central Connecticut State is seeking applicants for their internship program. Description: Central Connecticut State University is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern for spring 2014. Central Connecticut State University competes in the Northeast Conference, and currently has 18 Division 1 Varsity intercollegiate athletic programs. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 30 hours per week with the Strength and Conditioning Department. The program is designed for current undergraduate students who want to continue into the field of Strength and Conditioning and gain experience. Compensation: Division 1 intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as Strength and Conditioning Coach, gear and college credit towards graduation if applicable Qualifications: Must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional. Candidate should be CSCS or working towards certification. How to apply: Send letter of application, resume and references to: Michael Ericksen, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, 1615 Stanley St. New Britain CT 06050. [email protected].
Villanova: The Villanova Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting volunteer intern applicants for Spring 2014. Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and turf field for conditioning workouts; daily clean-up and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. Applicant should already possess or be eligible and preparing to sit for the CSCS, CSCCA, PES, and/or USAW. Interns MUST be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position; however, volunteers will receive a unique experience working at a Division I program with Olympic Sports. At the end of the internship, volunteers will better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit, if applicable. Expected start date is January 8, 2014 and end date is May 3, 2014. Please send a resume and three references by email to: [email protected]. No cover letters. The deadline for applications is October 31, 2013.
Thursday October 17, 2013
Western Michigan: Sources tell us that Florida offensive graduate assistant Dan Wenger has accepted a full-time assistant strength and conditioning job with Western Michigan.
Merrimack: Merrimack College is seeking applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern in the Department of Athletics. Merrimack is a Catholic Institution with more than 2,000 students, and is a member of NCAA Division I Hockey East and also of the NCAA Division II Northeast-10 conference. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for 23 intercollegiate sports in a brand- new 5,000 square foot Varsity Weight Room. Interns will assist with all strength, speed, and conditioning training, as well as weight room maintenance and upkeep. Interns may also be responsible for the design and implementation of programs for 1-2 teams. This is an unpaid position. Candidates are required to be working toward a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, also pursuing relevant certifications, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in Strength and Conditioning. Applications will be accepted year round to fill internship positions for each of the semesters and also the summer. To be considered, please send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Jim McGuire, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning [email protected].
Mercer: Mercer University Football, a Division I FCS member of the Pioneer Football League and future member of the Southern Conference, is currently accepting applications for the position of one (1) Intern Strength Coach. The position is responsible for assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all departmental functions. Duties will include assisting with Mercer University Football’s Strength & Conditioning Program in brand new 5,000 square foot weight room, as well as writing and implementing Strength program for one (1) assigned collegiate team. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts and other movements to collegiate teams; 6+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance team work outs; first aid and CPR certified; an accredited certification (preferably CSCS, USAW, or SCCC). Applicants should have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Position primarily needed to assist with Football and Lacrosse, and be fully responsible for one of the assigned teams (M&W Tennis, M&W Golf, Cross Country, Cheer; but not limited to only these sports). Position is NON PAID/VOLUNTEER and would start work January 6th, 2014. Strength staff can provide advice / assistance for outside employment and low cost housing. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to: Jon Mangel, Director of Strength & Conditioning, [email protected].
Wisconsin-Whitewater: UW-W has a Strength & Conditioning Internship for Spring Semester 2014 (Jan. 20-May 9) available. This is an UNPAID internship but great opportunity to gain experience. Duties: Assist S & C coordinator with all aspects of training for all varsity sports. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references to: Lee Munger, Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, UW-Whitewater. E-mail address - [email protected].
Wednesday October 16, 2013
Tulsa: University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Spring 2014 Athletic Performance Paid Internship Position. Paid intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; Completion of various educational assignments. Paid Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Ability to work a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Paid Interns will receive experience working in a Division I training environment, and receive college credit if applicable. Expected Start Date is the beginning of January. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Ryder Weischedel, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail: [email protected].
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama Department of Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for 3 full-time intern positions for the spring semester. Successful candidates can expect to work full time for the duration of the 16-week internship starting Jan. 9th. Application for the internship at the University of South Alabama should include a cover letter, resume, and have a bachelor’s degree or be a college senior at an accredited institution. Applications for the spring semester are due by Nov. 1st and should be sent to the address listed below. Prior to starting the internship, successful candidates must be willing to complete a liability waiver with the potential of undergoing a background check per University of South Alabama policy. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting the Full-time Strength and Conditioning Coaches with the design and implementation of sport specific strength, speed, agility and quickness programs. During the internship there will be various assignments given to help enrich their experience help develop them to become a better coach. These include but are not limited to; writing a year-round training program(s), developing a training philosophy, facility design, budgeting, staffing and a mock NSCA test. if interested please get your materials to associate strength coach Jon Hersel at [email protected].
Tuesday October 15, 2013
Baylor: Baylor University Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Spring 2014 Nutrition Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision and implementation of nutrition for Baylor athletics; Assisting with day to day nutrition tasks, administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Athletic background; Understanding of food service; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor's degree in nutrition or related field; RD eligible or RD aspirations a plus; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working in a Big 12 training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. For information regarding the application process visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance. Click on the curriculum tab and follow the instructions. Applicants who do not fill out all the requested documents will be rejected. Deadline: December 1st, 2013 Start Date: January, 2014
Monday October 14, 2013
San Jose State: San Jose State University is seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates for the position of VOLUNTEER/INTERN in the Athletic Performance Department during the Spring Semester 2014. The capable candidates will have the opportunity to advance their competence while gaining valuable knowledge and experience in the field of Athletic Performance at a Division 1A institution. Responsibilities for the positions are: assist AP staff with all daily maintenance and operational duties, involvement in volunteer/intern professional development program, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Performance Coach. Salary: None. No financial compensation will be provided. Required Qualifications: Applicants should have completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field and working towards CSCS or SCCC. Must have a strong desire to be involved in Athletic Performance at the collegiate level; proficient in Microsoft Excel; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; must be diligent and willing to learn; adhere to all University, Mountain West Conference and NCAA regulations. This position requires a minimum of 30 hours per week. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume and three professional references by December 1st to Taylor Johnson at [email protected].
Friday October 11, 2013
Stetson University: Stetson University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for (volunteer) Strength & Conditioning Interns for Spring & Summer 2014 school year. Responsibilities include: designing & implementing year-round strength & conditioning programs for select teams at SU (TBD), assisting in the complete training of all teams, student workers, projects, scheduling of teams, cleaning and maintenance of facilities. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree (or in progress) in an Exercise Science or related field; CSCS or SCCC not required but preferred; current CPR/AED certification, ability to gather data, compile information, prepare reports, and work with Microsoft Office programs; must have strong communication, leadership, organizational skills, and strong desire to be a collegiate strength and conditioning coach; THERE IS NO MONETARY COMPENSATION FOR THIS POSITION, COACH WILL RECEIVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO OBTAIN NCAA D1 EXPERIENCE, STRENGTH CERTIFICATIONS. If you are looking to complete the CSCCa Practicum under an approved CSCCa mentor this is a great opportunity. If interested in a position, please send cover letter, resume, and professional references by December 1, 2013 to Director of Strength & Conditioning Brad Lokey at [email protected].
Thursday October 10, 2013
Maryland: The University of Maryland Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship for the Spring 2014 Semester. This is an unpaid position, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this internship opportunity you will gain valuable experience, be educated on training philosophy, olympic lifting modalities, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Minimum qualifications: Strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates should have or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s degree in a related field and at least one of the following Certifications: CSCS, SCCC, USAW. Preferred qualifications: Prior experience, Master’s degree, enrolled in Master’s program. Interested Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Brent Kwiatkowski at [email protected].
Marshall: The Marshall University Strength and Conditioning Department (Olympic Sports) is seeking motivated individuals to fill 1-2 volunteer coach positions for the Spring 2014 Semester. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Setup, breakdown, and implementation of training programs for 12 intercollegiate teams and assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of the equipment and facility. This is an unpaid position, but the candidate will gain critical experience working and learning in a Division I setting. The candidate must be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field and be CPR and First Aid certified. Preferred qualifications: CSCS, USAW, SCCC. All interested candidates should send a Resume and References to Matt Donelson, Graduate Assistant Coach, at [email protected].