Tuesday June 17, 2014

Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan University Sports Performance is looking for qualified strength and conditioning interns for the Fall 2014 semester. The internship will begin August 25th and continue through December 2014. This is an unpaid internship but great opportunity to gain experience. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Eastern Michigan University’s 20 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties. You will have educational opportunities through Coach Ron Mckeefery’s internship curriculum. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise physiology or related field; NSCA-CSCS or USAW certifications; CPR certification. One year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience is preferred. Having a background in performing and coaching Olympic lifts is preferred. Compensation: This is a non-paid position, but offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Fred Hale, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Internship Dates: August 25th-December 2014.

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Appalachian State: Appalachian State is looking for two assistant strength and conditioning coordinators. This is a 12?month full?time appointment. The position will assist the Director of Strength & Conditioning in the oversight of the Strength and Conditioning program for 20 Division I athletic programs. The position will assist with the day to day operations of the strength training facility. The position will work directly with student?athletes and work closely with sport coaches to provide the best strength and conditioning programs for their needs. This position should serve as a role model for the athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, Master degree preferred. Three – four years of relevant experience at the collegiate level. Collegiate (preferably at the Division I level) coaching experience desired. Must effectively work and communicate with student?athletes. Salary commensurate with experience. Application: Please mail cover letter, resume and references to: Appalachian Athletics, Attention Mike Sirignano, Director of Strength and Conditioning at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Monday June 16, 2014

Purdue: Purdue University Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for ONE Sports Performance Associate Position. Primary responsibility will be with football, as well as other Olympic sports. Candidates should possess a strong work ethic, desire to learn, be highly motivated, team-oriented, and have the ability to work early mornings. Bachelor’s degree required as well as NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa certification. Employment will begin ASAP once a candidate is selected. To apply, one must complete the online application process. Postings are listed as Sports Performance Associate (Posting #1400516) via this link: http://bit.ly/MBFRNO. Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

South Carolina: The University of South Carolina Football Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2014 semester (Aug.18th-Dec. 12th). There are 6 positions available. This is a highly competitive and demanding internship. The University of South Carolina 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, and a video of yourself teaching the Back Squat, Bench Press, and Olympic Lift of your choice to Aurmon Satchell , This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please no faxed resumes or phone calls.

Dakota State (NAIA - SD): Dakota State University is taking applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength Coach. Primary responsibilities will be monitoring workouts and ensuring a safe atmosphere. Bachelor’s degree and admission to Dakota State University’s Master of Education Technology graduate program is required. This program is ranked in the Top 3 in the Nation. Any applicants must have a minimum of a 3.25 undergraduate GPA and must take the GRE. There is 2/3 Tuition assistance for graduate school and a $12,000 stipend for the year. Preference will be given to individuals with baseball/softball experience. Please send a cover letter, resume, an unofficial copy of college transcripts, and a reference list to: Mike Collins Defensive Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates for an Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Internship. The internship will run from August 2014 – May 2015. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Along with the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of the Jervey weight room. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facility, and professional development throughout the internship program. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors degree in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. CSCS or USAW certification is preferred. COMPENSATION: This is an UNPAID position. This internship will fulfill the requirement of a 640 hour CSCCa-approved mentored practicum. Upon completion of the internship the Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Department will fund travel, attendance to the CSCCa conference and sitting for the SCCC exam. HOW TO APPLY: Email cover letter, resume, and professional references to Rick Franzblau at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Montana State University: Montana State University: Montana State University is currently accepting applications for 3 qualified and highly motivated individuals looking to further develop their skills in the field of strength and conditioning, through an UNPAID Internship for the 2014 fall semester. Expectations of the intern include the following: Provide safe and effective coaching on all lifts, movement mechanics, soft tissue and mobility/flexibility work, willingness to assist in daily maintenance and duties of the strength and conditioning facility, strong communication, leadership, integrity, self-confidence and a willingness to learn, strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm, and a desire to improve one’s self for the possibility of future endeavors in the field, and willingness to work a minimum of 20 hours/week. Preferences of the candidate include the following: Pursuit of future career in strength and conditioning as demonstrated by pursuit of professional certifications (CSCS, CSCC, USAW) and/or continued pursuit of a degree in a sport science or related field, CPR/First Aid and AED certification. Closing date of applications will be August 01, 2014. Timeline of work will be August 25 – December 19, 2014. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Head Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Ricardo Ramirez at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Saturday June 14, 2014

Pepperdine: Pepperdine University is seeking qualified applicants for a paid part-time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for the Fall 2014 semester, starting August 1st. There is opportunity for this position to be extended into the Spring 2015 semester. This position is for a paid 25 hours a week, though the applicant must be available to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the strength and conditioning department. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related program. NSCA-CSCS, CPR & AED Certified. Prior experience at the collegiate level or playing at the collegiate level preferred, but not required. Essential job functions for the position include, but are not limited to: Assisting the Director and assistant strength and conditioning coaches in developing and implementing strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for the University’s intercollegiate athletic teams; Designing and implementing programs for assigned teams; Assessing student-athletes' physical attributes to improve athletic performance; Maintaining weight room and equipment; Input of testing data and daily/weekly updating of speed, strength, and conditioning workouts; Provide discipline and motivation to student-athletes to excel and improve; Performing miscellaneous related duties when necessary. Please send cover letter, resume and references by email to: Matt Young, Director of Strength and Conditioning This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. NO PHONE CALLS.

Friday June 12, 2014

Mount Saint Mary's (MD): Saint Joseph's University (PA) assistant strength and conditioning coach Steve Notebaert has accepted the head strength and conditioning position at Mount St. Mary's.

Davidson: Head strength coach Jon Rowan has accepted the head strength job with Team Penske Racing.

Thursday June 12, 2014

Menlo College (NAIA - CA): MENLO COLLEGE (NAIA-CA): Menlo College Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the FALL 2014 Athletic Performance Internship Program. Small Stipend, Daily Lunch and Menlo Gear will be included. 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 4 teams, Football, Men’s Basketball, Softball and Men’s Wrestling. 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 July 20, 2014. Internship begins August 4th and concludes November 20th.

South Dakota State: The South Dakota State University Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for Interns for the 2014 Fall Semester. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with the implementation and supervision of strength, speed, agility and conditioning programs for all of SDSU’s athletic programs, assisting with daily maintenance and upkeep of SDSU’s facilities, and other duties assigned by the SDSU Sports Performance Staff. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will possess or be pursuing an undergraduate in exercise physiology or related field of study and have a strong desire to work in College Strength and Conditioning/Sports Performance. The following certifications (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, PES) as well as experience executing and teaching the Olympic Lifts are preferred. Inquiries must be received by August 1, 2014 for the Fall Semester 2014 (projected internship time line: August 25, 2014 through December 10, 2014). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Davidson (FCS - NC): Davidson College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Coach for Strength and Conditioning. This is a full time 12-month position. The successful candidate will oversee the development of a high caliber, strength and conditioning program that serves all our intercollegiate programs and student athletes. Other related duties may be assigned by the Director of Athletics. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred. NSCA/CSCS Certifications required, college experience preferred. The successful candidate shall be a person of integrity with high ethical standards, and exhibit a strict allegiance to university, department, and NCAA rules and regulations, as well as a solid commitment to student achievement in academic and athletics. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. All candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, names and telephone numbers of three professional references via this link.

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