Thursday April 11, 2013
University of Missouri - St. Louis (D-II): The University of Missouri-St. Louis is accepting applications for the position of Part Time Assistant Director of Sports Performance for the fall of 2013. The Tritons are a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and currently sponsor 11 intercollegiate athletic programs that provide opportunities for over 200 student athletes. Responsibilities for the successful candidate include the design and implementation of sports performance programs for 4-5 intercollegiate athletic programs. Establish annual testing and performance measures. Teach proper execution, techniques and safety for all lifts and movement drills. Communicate and work in partnership with athletic trainers to provide an integrated program of injury prevention, reconditioning and performance training. Implement and enforce all rules, policies and procedures with regard to the Sports Performance program. Assist with other sport programs and the day to day operation of the training facility as required by the Director of Sports Performance.
Salary will be $5,000 over an 8-9 month time frame. Send resume and list of three references to: Josh McMillian, Director of Sports Performance through email at email@example.com or mail it to 225 Mark Twain Building, 1 University Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63121-4400. For more information please contact me via email or call at 314-516-5663
Friday April 5, 2013
Bowdoin College (D-III - ME): Neil Wiley, who most recently served as the director of Olympic sports strength and conditioning at Arizona, has been hired as the head coach of strength and conditioning at Bowdoin College.
Prairie View A&M: Prairie View A&M University is currently seeking applicants for Fall 2013 graduate assistant positions. Interns will have the opportunity to work with athletes from all of Prairie View’s 18 Division 1 teams. Daily responsibilities include teaching, demonstrating and correcting technique in the weightroom; assisting in programming for all sports; assisting in the testing of all athletes; and cleaning and maintaining weightroom facilities. This is an unpaid position, but graduate assistants can potentially earn a scholarship with a monthly stipend from the university if applicable. Other benefits include apparel, the opportunity to gain experience at a Division 1 University, and potential for future references. Applicants must be able to coach male and female athletes effectively. Prior experience in a high school or college athletics setting is preferred but not required. Applicants must be able to teach and demonstrate the Olympic lifts. Certification (or working towards certification) through the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW is preferred. First Aid and CPR / AED certification is required. Applicant should have a strong desire to become a professional strength & conditioning coach. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to Pete Longoria, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be received by June 1st.
Monday April 1, 2013
North Texas: North Texas is no longer accepting applicants for their internship position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.
Saturday March 30, 2013
Tulane: Purdue assistant director of sports performance Jeffery Earls has accepted the assistant director of strength and conditioning position at Tulane. Earls previously worked on strength and conditioning staffs at LSU, Gayle Hatch Weightlifting Team, Texas and with the Oakland Raiders.
Friday March 29, 2013
Wilmington (D-III - OH): Wilmington College, a DIII school in the OAC, is seeking applications for Volunteer Intern strength and conditioning coach for football. Our strength and conditioning coach will develop and administer strength and conditioning programs for football, teach proper lifting techniques, keep good records, and learn very valuable information for their future career as a strength coach. This person must be highly motivated and has passion in motivating, teaching, and coaching weightlifting to football players. Position doesn’t include housing or stipend. Position is looking to be filed before June 1st, and the starting date will take place Aug 10th till Nov 15th. You will be working for one of the best unknown strength coaches in the country. Coach Bozman is a nationally certified strength coach as well as a Veteran of the United States Army who has coached for a wide variety of teams from professional football to high school. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and References email@example.com
Thursday March 28, 2013
Northwestern State: Northwestern State University is currently seeking interested students to fill unpaid summer internship positions during the month of June thru August. Applicants will assist the sports performance staff with design, implementation and supervision of all strength and conditioning programs, assist in any set up or break down of equipment needed for specific group sessions. The following are the requirements that we are looking for : Have or pursuing a degree in exercise science, kinesiology or related field. Strong work ethic, extremely passionate about athletics , as well as strong communication and motivational skills. Interest in collegiate athletics and working with collegiate athletes in a group setting. The ability to demonstrate and teach the core Olympic lifts. Preferred requirements: Be certified in or working towards certification in CSCS, USAW, or CSCCA. CPR/AED certified. Compensation: on- campus meal plan, support in finding housing at an affordable rate, and team issued gear when available. We encourage both male and females to apply. Any interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Joe Guarascio, Head Sports Performance Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday March 27, 2013
UAB: UAB is now accepting applicants for a summer strength internship starting May 20th, 2013 through Aug. 2nd, 2013 COMPENSATION: Volunteer, UAB Gear. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Ideally will have or be pursuing a CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification. (CPR Certification is required.) Experience as a collegiate athlete is also preferred but not required. This is a full-time internship (minimum of 40 hours/week) intended to develop serious strength and conditioning coaches for their future career in collegiate athletics. Please send letter of application, resume and list of three references to: David Consiglio, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, email: email@example.com.
North Dakota State: The North Dakota State University Strength & Conditioning Department is currently seeking interested students to fulfill a summer internship position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the strength and conditioning staff with the implementation of sport specific strength, speed, agility, flexibility and conditioning programs for all sports. Additional responsibilities will include training session set up, daily upkeep, and maintenance of equipment and other duties as assigned by the Strength & Conditioning Coach. Compensation: Potential interns will acquire valuable experience and knowledge while being a positive asset to NDSU and its student-athletes. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should posses and demonstrate the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. This is an unpaid internship. Previous experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program preferred. Please email a letter of application, resume and names of three references to Jim Kramer at Jim.Kramer@ndsu.edu to apply.
Tulsa: The University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Summer 2013 Athletic Performance Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working in a Division I training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Expected Start Date is May 27. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Ryder Weischedel, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Carolina A&T State: North Carolina A&T State University is looking for qualified applicants for full/part time internship positions for summer 2013, starting May 20 through August 15. This is an unpaid internship primarily 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, 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 lecture times for further education. Requirements: Must be able to commit to a schedule, have or willing to obtain 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 Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning, Maurice Sims at email@example.com
Tuesday March 26, 2013
Wyoming: Internship positions in the Department of Strength & Conditioning are open at Wyoming. 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, and testing and training of all sports. Internship Qualifications: Currently pursuing or completed a Bachelors Degree in an exercise science related field, 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 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 five experienced full time strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. Coach Cotterman is also an approved Mentor for the CSCCa internship program which, upon completion of the internship, the candidate is able to sit for the Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified Exam. To apply, email Mike Cotterman, Associate Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, at firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume and references and to request an application. Applications can also be found via this link.
Samford: Samford University Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for football and various other Olympic sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities and participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities (fall candidates working football will travel during the season). NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Candidates must have a strong work-ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. 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. Inquiries must be received by May 15, 2013 for the Fall Semester 2013 (Jun 1st-August 1st). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com Attention: Ryan Davis Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.
UNC Asheville: University of North Carolina Asheville Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Preferred qualifications: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in kinesiology, physical education, exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS or USAW certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division I University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. There is no stipend for this position. Inquiries must be received by July 1, 2013 for the Fall Semester 2013. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org Attention: Omar Ahmad Head Strength & Conditioning Coach.