Wednesday June 11, 2014
Tulane: Tulane University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for 2014 intern positions (semester or yearly). Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of strength and conditioning. The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals. Job Description: Assist the strength and conditioning staff in all day-to-day operations of the Tulane University varsity weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for the Olympic sports, set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing or have already completed Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Dan Rickaby, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
Samford (AL): Samford University Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERNS. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for Football and all Olympic Sports, bringing fire and passion to the workplace day in and day out, assisting in creating the best and most productive training environment for our student athletes, and assist in creating a competitive training atmosphere. Some candidates will have the opportunity to travel with various sports during if you are chosen to remain through the entirety of the fall semester. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCa, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. CSCCa mentorship program will be available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification for candidates who are selected to remain for the full nine month mentorship program. Inquiries must be received by August 1, 2014 for the Fall Semester 2014 (August 4, 2014 through December 15, 2014). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to , Attention: Jonathan Farris, Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning.
Iowa: The University of Iowa Olympic Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for Fall 2014 intern positions. Job Description: Assist the Olympic strength and conditioning staff in all day-to-day operations of the University of Iowa varsity weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 23 varsity sports (this does not include football), set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from five experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Coach Gabriela Quiggle at . Internship Dates: August 2014-December 2014
Monday June 9, 2014
Wisconsin-Whitewater (D-III): University of Wisconsin – Whitewater: Strength & Conditioning Intern/Assistant for 2014-15 Academic year (Aug. 15 – May 15). This is a paid assistantship which includes a $9,500 stipend. Duties: Assist S & C staff with all aspects of training for all varsity sports (not just football). Design workouts for specific teams as assigned by S & C Coach. 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: BS/BA in a related field. Certification from nationally recognized organization (CSCS, USAW etc.) Previous experience as a collegiate athlete or training athletes. 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. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references to: Lee Munger, Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, UW-Whitewater. E-mail address - .
North Texas: The University of North Texas - Department of Strength and Conditioning is accepting applicants for a Strength and Conditioning Internship. UNT is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning interns for the 2014 FALL semester (8/18 – 12/ 12). Prospective candidates will have the opportunity to work under the guidance of the North Texas Strength and Conditioning coaching staff, as well as gain in-valuable hands-on experience working with Division I athletes (Football and Olympic sports), and participate in the UNT Strength and Conditioning professional development & educational curriculum. Please note, this is a voluntary position, there is no monetary compensation. Applicants must be committed to developing themselves as a professional and working their way up in the strength and conditioning coaching profession. For consideration, all inquiring candidates please email a cover letter, professional resume’ (include relevant work, educational, and athletic experience), and three professional references (include contact information) to Coach Trevino at: . All materials must be received by July 6 for full consideration.
Wyoming: Wyoming is looking to hire interns in the sports performance department. Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of athletic performance enhancement. The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals. Duties include, but not limited to, assisting staff with set up and breakdown of training sessions, supplement distribution, maintenance of facility and equipment, along with testing and training of most sports - including significant time with football. Internship Qualifications: Currently pursuing or completed a Bachelors Degree in an exercise science related field, and a strong desire to be involved in an athletic performance field. Preferred Qualifications: Certified or a strong desire to obtain certification with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW is a plus. Previous experience in leading training sessions is also a plus. Compensation: This is an unpaid position; however, the possibility exists for class credit toward graduation from current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from several experienced, full time strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. To apply, email Michael Muller, Assistant Sports Performance Coach, at and request an application. An application can also be found at this link.
Friday June 6, 2014
Thomas (GA): Thomas University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill (2) Graduate Assistant positions. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; supervise during team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: (Required) - Bachelor’s degree and acceptance in to graduate school. (Preferred) - CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Tuition (fall and spring), university housing (fall and spring), and monthly stipend. Start date: August 2014. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Professional References to: Corey Potter CSCS, M.A., Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
Towson: Towson is looking to hire a paid intern in their strength and conditioning department. Interested candidates can see this link for more information, and how to apply.
Arkansas Tech: Ross Bowsher, formerly a sports performance assistant at Purdue, has been named head strength coach at Arkansas Tech.
Emory and Henry (VA): Josh Bullock has been tabbed as the school's first ever strength and conditioning coach. Bulock comes to E&H from Green Mountain College (VT).
Thursday June 5, 2014
Sacred Heart: Per source, Morehead State head strength coach Chris Fee has accepted the same position at Sacred Heart University.
Wednesday June 4, 2014
Pepperdine (FCS - CA): Pepperdine University's Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking non-paid interns to assist with teams during the fall semester. Other responsibilities will include helping with session set up and breakdown as well as completion of educational assignments designed to increase knowledge in the field. Applicants must have a strong willingness to learn, excellent organizational skills, and be able to work well in a group setting. CSCS or USAW is preferred, but not required. Applications will be taken until positions are filled. Internship dates are August 26th through November 21st. All interested candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to Tubbs Pike at . No phone calls.
Eastern Washington: Per source, UCF assistant Joe Howard has accepted an assistant strength and conditioning position at EWU.