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Thursday July 17, 2014

Missouri Southern: Missouri Southern State University: an NCAA Division II program part of the MIAA conference located in Joplin, Mo, is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. It is a non-benefited Intern position. This position will also meet the requirements needed to sit for the CSCCa SCCC certification test. Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in overall direction and coordination of strength and conditioning programs for 13 varsity sports. Coordinating with coaching staffs of assigned teams to design and implement safe and effective programs. Assisting in the everyday operations of the facility. Applicants must have strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic style lifting exercises. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required-Masters preferred in appropriate field. SCCC certification preferred. Prefer at least 2 years of experience in a collegiate athletic setting. Committed to the profession of strength and conditioning a must. Compensation: $24,000 for a 12 month contract. Start date: August, 1 2014. Send cover letter, resume and list of references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Davidson: The Davidson College Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the Fall Semester of 2014 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic; Desire to learn; Enthusiasm; Desire to become a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Expected Start Date is August 25th 17th. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Zach Rowell, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Davidson College, Box 7158 Davidson, NC 28035- 7158, or via e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Marshall: Marshall University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2014. The internship begins August 18th and ends December 19th. These are unpaid positions. However, these positions offer an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree, based on circumstance. The interns that are selected will also have the opportunity to accumulate internship hours in preparation for the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) Certification Process. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the Marshall University Football, Baseball and Softball teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Characteristics desired of an intern include great work ethic, attitude, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Pieper via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please, no phone calls.

Buffalo State: Buffalo State College’s strength and conditioning department is accepting applications for the FALL 2014 Strength and Conditioning 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. 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 and must be a self-starter. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume, and 2 reference to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Deadline to apply is August 1, 2014. Internship begins September 1, 2014.

Avila (NAIA - MO): Brian Ciolek has become the first director of strength and conditioning at Avila University. Prior to landing the position at Avila, Ciolek was on staff at Park University for five years.

CSU-Bakersfield (CA): California State University Bakersfield is looking to hire a strength and conditioning assistant. This is a ten month, non-tenured position. RESPONSIBILITIES: The person selected will assist the Director of Performance in the day to day operations in the strength and conditioning department. The duties include but are not limited to: Design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for athletic teams. Individual must be competent in the demonstration and teaching of the weightlifting movements, speed and agility drills and conditioning activities. Individual will work closely with the sports medicine staff to ensure a safe working environment, communicate with coaches and other staff concerning sports performance issues, provide performance testing and monitoring, maintaining and cleaning of facility, and provide supervision for the weight room facility. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree is required and a minimum of three years of successful NCAA Division I experience is preferred. NSCA-CSCS is required and CPR-AED certification/recertification is required upon hiring. Review of applications will begin on 7/29/14 and continue until the APPLY TO: Direct a letter of application, accompanied by a resume of experience and pertinent data (proof of degree) and at least three references (names and telephone numbers) to assistant AD/director of performance CSU Bakersfield via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tuesday July 15, 2014

Pittsburg State (D-II - KS): Pittsburg State University is seeking a committed and enthusiastic individual to join the Strength & Conditioning staff as a Graduate Assistant. The individual must have a desire to learn and a passion to pursue a career in strength & conditioning. Responsibilities: Oversee and administer strength and conditioning programs for assigned sport, provide detailed programs for assigned sports, assist in teaching and monitoring athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science; CSCC and/ or CSCS certifications; current CPR/AED certification. Compensation: The selected candidate is not guaranteed tuition assistance as that is decided on a case-by-case basis by the Director of Athletics. However, all non-teaching graduate assistants pay in-state tuition rates. The graduate assistance stipend is paid hourly on a bi-weekly basis and usually totals $9,000-$12,000 per year depending on hourly pay rate and total hours worked. To apply, submit a resume along with 3 professional references to Matt Nelson, Director of Strength Training and Nutrition at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

DePaul: DePaul is seeking an assistant director of sports performance. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, 1-3 years of coaching experience, CSCS certification, CPR/First Aid certified, ability to demonstrate proper lifting techniques, flexible hours. Preferred qualifications: Master's degree, 1-3 years of coaching experience at the Division I level. See salary and benefits info here. See the full job posting and apply here.

Columbia: Columbia University Strength and Conditioning is looking for qualified applicants for a volunteer internship position for fall 2014. This is an unpaid position. The Volunteer will however receive invaluable experience working solely with the football team. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: set up,break down of weight room and field for all activities. Cleaning and daily maintenance of the weight room and equipment as well as supervision and interaction with team during lifts and runs. The applicant must be motivated, vocal communicator with ability to think on their feet. Have a desire to learn and to move on to be an asst strength coach. Must also possess or be eliigible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC or USAW and be in a Bachelors degree program in a related field. You must be CPR/AED certified. The potential for future recommendations and career opportunites await for the right candidate. St art date would be August 19th. Please forward your resume and 3 references by email to Robert Gilmartin, Head Strength and Conditioniing Coach Football : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

UC San Diego: The University of California, San Diego is seeking 4 qualified applicants for the position of Professional Intern in the Department of Strength and Conditioning. Start date is August 25, 2014. Duties: Regular duties include overall athletic development and strength & conditioning of the 23 varsity teams, assisting the director in implementing year round training programs for the student-athletes on each team based on the physiological needs of that sport as well as establishing a positive rapport with the student-athletes and coaching staff’s while establishing themselves as a coaching figure and conducting themselves accordingly. Qualifications: Potential interns should be able to demonstrate a wide variety of exercises including Olympic lifting techniques, and one to two years' experience coaching free weight exercise. Former collegiate athlete experience preferred. Should possess First Aid and CPR certifications, be an NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist or studying for it and a Bachelor’s degree or completing requirements to attain degree. Due to the nature of the duties as they relate to working with student–athletes a background check is required prior to the start of the internship. To Apply: Please send a letter of interest and resume with references to Myles Cooper, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Kevin Backus, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Monday July 14, 2014

Dartmouth: Spencer Brown is now the head strength and conditioning coach.

Old Dominion: The Old Dominion Sports Performance Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Football Sports Performance Coach. This is a 12 month entry level position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff with the daily implementation of football sports performance, assist the Assistant Director of Sports Performance Coach with field hockey sports performance and will serve as the primary contact for men’s soccer. Compensation: $16,700 to be paid in monthly stipends. Preferred Qualifications: prior collegiate athletic playing and/or coaching experience, CPR/AED certified, certification or working towards certification through NSCA or CSCCA. Applications will be reviewed immediately with an anticipated start date of Aug. 1. Interested candidates should submit via email a letter of interest, resume and current list of references to: Ryan Martin, Director of Sports Performance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Davidson: Davidson College Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications for one part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; work closely with the sport coaches to develop the best hands on strength and conditioning programs for their respective sports. Required qualifications must include: strong work ethic, CSCS Certification, desire to learn, enthusiasm, desire to become a qualified collegiate strength and conditioning coach. Position is open until filled. To apply go through the Davidson College human resources website here.

Friday July 11, 2014

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FAU: The Florida Atlantic University Strength & Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2014 semester (Aug.18th-Dec.12th). Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; as well as college credit toward graduation, if applicable. Please be aware that there will be NO monetary compensation, nor housing offered for this position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all FAU sports; set up, and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, and highly motivated; must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared towards Exercise Physiology or a related field; experience in a college strength & conditioning setting. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; working towards a nationally-accredited strength & conditioning certification (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, etc.); knowledge/experience working with Microsoft Excel. In order to apply for this position, please e-mail a resume, and a list of 3 professional references (with contact information) to Joe Valentino, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please no faxes or phone calls.

University of Wisconsin-River Falls: The UW-River Falls athletic performance department is seeking highly motivated individuals for a ten month Athletic Performance Internship starting August 1st 2014 and finishing May 31st 2015. This ten month intern position is designed for recent graduates looking to gain experience which includes a $5000-$8000 contract to be paid in monthly stipends, work/athletic apparel, opportunities to travel for professional development, and potential to earn extra income working campus jobs. Required Qualifications: Must have a strong work-ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field, current CPR/AED certification, and successful completion of the University of Wisconsin System background check. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience playing or coaching college athletics; certification from one of the following NSCA, CSCCA, or ACSM. Applications will be reviewed immediately. If you are interested, email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Carmen Pata, Director of Athletic Performance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No phone calls please.

Houston: The University of Houston Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2014. These are unpaid positions. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the University of Houston Sports Performance team set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Characteristics desired of an intern include great work ethic, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to detail, punctuality, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Odom or Kelly Spriggs by July 25, 2014 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Thursday July 10, 2014

Cal: The University of California Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for a Volunteer Intern for the Fall of 2014. The internship begins August 18th and ends December 12th. This is an unpaid position, however, this position offers an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning through future recommendation along with coaching apparel and the opportunity to eat at daily team meals. The intern that is selected will also accumulate internship hours toward CSCCa Certification under a certified mentor. The position involves a comprehensive intern curriculum in addition to the daily responsibilities which include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the Cal Football team, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning and organization of the training facility. Prerequisites include completion of a Bachelors’ Degree along with, preferably, collegiate athletic experience. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Scott Salwasser by July 18, 2014. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Pepperdine: The open strength and conditioning position at Pepperdine has been filled, but there are still intern opportunities available. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information on the Fall 2014 internships.

Appalachian State: Appalachian State University is accepting applications for Fall 2014 Strength and Conditioning Interns. This is an UNPAID internship. Interns will gain practical experience working in a Division I FBS S&C environment. Daily tasks include but are not limited to: assisting with set up and break down of equipment; daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room; assist with supervision and demonstration during training. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, able to follow directions, possess excellent communication skills, have a desire to learn, and have an extremely strong work ethic. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/AED/First Aid, adapt to demanding schedule, and a strong desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. At the end of the semester long internship volunteers will have a better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future opportunities, and if applicable receive college credit. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter (1 page max) and a minimum of 3 professional references to Coach Matt Greenhalgh at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Valdosta State: Valdosta State University is currently accepting applications for volunteer Strength & Conditioning (S&C) internship positions. The internship will last for the duration of the fall semester. These are unpaid positions. Interns will gain practical experience working in a Division II S&C environment with exposure to training, programming, and coaching. Other benefits include possible future references, course credit, and gear when available. Minimum requirements include certifications in CPR, AED, and First Aid, a strong work ethic, a desire to become an industry professional, the ability to adjust to a demanding work schedule, and effective communication skills in a group setting. Preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body, (NSCA, ACSM, USAW, CSCCa, etc.), previous intern or coaching experience, personal involvement in a competitive sport, and proficiency with Microsoft Office programs. Responsibilities will include daily, weekly, and semester long professional development assignments, facility maintenance, and other tasks as designated by the S&C staff. Interested candidates must submit a resume, cover letter (not to exceed 1 page) and three references. To apply, send an e-mail (with all materials attached) to Mike Rowley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Subject line should read: “VSU S&C Internship, Fall 2014: Last Name, First Name”.

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