Friday November 8, 2013
Limestone College: Limestone College is accepting applications for two positions as Strength and Conditioning Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants for the 2014 Spring semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Limestone's inaugural football program as well as assisting with the other 24 Division II intercollegiate athletic programs as assigned by the Assistant AD for Sports Performance; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Qualifications include: strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one's career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. This is an unpaid position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants will receive professional work experience and receive college credit if applicable. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Erik Schwager, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach/Football Strength Coach Limestone College, 1115 College Drive, Gaffney, SC 29340, or via e-mail
Clark Atlanta: The Strength and Conditioning Department for Clark Atlanta University is looking for two (2) hard-working candidates to fill the positions of VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT. This is an unpaid position (IF THIS IS NOT AN ECONOMICALLY VIABLE OPTION FOR YOU THEN PLEASE DO NOT APPLY) in which the potential candidates will gain exposure through various training modalities aimed to improve the physical, psychological, technical and tactical abilities of our athletes. The ideal candidate would be pursuing a Masters or Bachelors degree in Exercise Science or a related field, working towards a certification with the NSCA as well as possess CPR/AED First Aid Certification. Please send a resume and three (3) professional references to Gus Felder at . Applications must be submitted before December 15, 2013 as the anticipated start date for the position is January 15, 2014.
South Dakota: The University of South Dakota is no longer accepting applications for the Strength & Conditioning Graduate Assistant Position. We thank everyone that has applied and shown interest!
Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University Strength and Conditioning program is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for strength and conditioning interns for the SPRING 2014 semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Midwestern State University’s 12 Division II intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Qualifications: Strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelors or Masters 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. 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 Shane Cronin, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at . Internship Dates: January 13th –May 3rd
Northwestern State: Northwestern State University is accepting applications for 1 Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Position. The applicant should be certified or be willing to get certified by the NSCA, CSCCa, or USA Weightlifting. Familiarity with performing and teaching the Olympic lifts is preferred. The applicant must be willing to or already have completed the GRE exam. Compensation packages will be discussed with applicants that receive phone interviews. If interested in this position send a resume, cover letter, and a list of professional references to Assistant Strength Coordinator Evan Coachman at . Please, no phone calls. Also, acceptance into Northwestern Graduate School is mandatory for final consideration of Graduate Assistant Position. The application deadline is November 30, but interviews will begin immediately when the applicant’s information is received.
Xavier: Bobby FIsk has joined the strength staff. Fisk previously worked with the strength programs at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.
Thursday November 7, 2013
Portland State (FCS): Portland State University is looking for qualified applicants to fill 3 full time internship positions for the winter 2014 term, starting January 6th through March 21st. This is an unpaid VOLUNTEER internship 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, research projects on various topics, 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 classroom times for further education. Requirements: Must be able to work full time and whenever you are needed, Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education (or related field) or in final semester, 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 Head Football Strength and Conditioning Coach Andrew Pompei at
Wednesday November 6, 2013
Columbia: The Strength and Conditioning Department for Football and Outdoor Sports is looking for two (2) hard-working candidates to fill the positions of VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT. This is an unpaid position (IF THIS IS NOT AN ECONOMICALLY VIABLE OPTION FOR YOU THEN PLEASE DO NOT APPLY) in which the potential candidates will gain exposure through various training modalities aimed to improve the physical, psychological, technical and tactical abilities of our athletes. The ideal candidate would be pursuing a Masters or Bachelor?s degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the NSCA and possess CPR/AED First Aid Certification. Please send a resume and three (3) professional references to Jeff Smart (). Applications must be submitted before December 15, 2013 as the anticipated start date for the position is January 15, 2014.
Bryant University: Bryant University in Smithfield, RI is currently seeking applicants for our Spring Semester 2014 Strength & Conditioning Internship Program. Must adhere to the rules of the NCAA, Bryant Intercollegiate Athletics Department, Northeast Conference. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, and/or a strong desire to become a Collegiate/Professional Speed, Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: Currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Individuals will gain experience in a Division I collegiate speed, strength & conditioning setting, as well as future recommendation for employment. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to .
Tuesday November 5, 2013
Menlo College (NAIA - CA): Menlo College Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the SPRING 2014 Athletic Performance 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. Team responsibilities will include 3 teams, Football, Men’s Basketball and Softball. 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. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume, and 3 references to . Deadline to apply is Dec 9th, 2014. Internship begins January 1st and concludes on May 5th, 2014.
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UAB: UAB STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING SPRING INTERNSHIP DURATION: Jan. 6th, 2014 thru MAY 2nd, 2014 COMPENSATION: Volunteer/UAB Gear RESPONSIBILITIES: Under administrative direction of the Assistant Athletic Director for Strength and Conditioning intern will assist strength & conditioning staff in the implementation of various strength & conditioning programs at the collegiate level. Full exposure and experience in the day-to-day operation of Division I S&C program. Expected to perform a wide variety of tasks that include: Various and assorted administrative duties Data management Weight room and equipment up-keep and maintenance Workout implementation and supervision Exercise Demonstration & Teaching Technique Pre-workout preparation Post-workout analysis Assistance with warm-ups, cool-downs, performance testing and tracking Supplement provision Research Projects Adhere to the rules and regulations of the NCAA, C-USA, and the policies and procedures of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. 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: . University of Alabama at Birmingham is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Monday November 4, 2013
Eastern Kentucky (FCS): Former West Alabama (D-II) head strength coach Chris McCormick has accepted an assistant strength and conditioning job at Eastern Kentucky.
South Dakota: The University of South Dakota’s Strength and Conditioning Program is looking for a highly motivated individual who is interested in a Graduate Assistantship beginning January 6th 2014. Qualifications: All applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field. Applicants are required to have their CSCS, SCCC certification, or be currently pursuing one. Applicants must be CPR certified. Individuals who apply must take initiative, have strong work ethic, be able to demonstrate and teach proper lifting techniques, and have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. Before accepting the position, the individual will need to be admitted to graduate school at the University of South Dakota. Compensation will include a monthly stipend, totaling $3500 a semester, as well as 2/3 graduate school tuition paid. Duties: Duties will include writing and implementing training programs for assigned teams, conducting meetings with sport coaches, consistent assessment of student athlete’s progress, assisting the staff with football program implementation, holding athletes accountable to the USD strength and conditioning set standards, and assisting with general maintenance and cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. To Apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Jevon Bowman, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
North Dakota: The University of North Dakota is accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning Internship. Potential interns will gain valuable hands on experience and knowledge of in-season and off-season strength and conditioning programs. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should posses and demonstrate the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Duties: Assist Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in all aspects of the implementation of strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs designed for 17 varsity teams, weight room maintenance, equipment maintenance and other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. Qualifications: Candidates must be self motivated, possess a strong work ethic, and a genuine desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. Previous weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete is preferred. In addition, candidates should be pursuing or just completed a Bachelor or Masters Degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the CSCCa or NSCA. Current CPR/AED/First Aid certification is required. Compensation: $1,000/month stipend. How to apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and references to Nate Baukol, Director of Strength and Conditioning, University of North Dakota, email: . UND is an AA/EE Employer.
Bradley University: The Bradley University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Assistant Director of Sport Performance. This full time, twelve month coaching position encompasses collaborative efforts with the Director of Sport Performance in strength and conditioning program design and implementation for 200+ student-athletes in all 15 sports; involving education and instruction on proper lifting technique, speed development, agility training, flexibility, nutrition, and recovery methods. Primarily responsible for upholding the values and mission of Bradley Athletics, providing every student-athlete the opportunity for both a distinctive education and a championship experience, pertaining to performance enhancement and injury prevention through implementation of research based training. A Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree preferred. One to three years of strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate environment is also preferred. The successful candidate must possess significant expertise within the strength and conditioning field; excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; the ability to motivate student-athletes and work cooperatively with coaches and the sport medicine staff; a commitment to excellence and value of education; familiarity and comfort working in an environment with a strong academic commitment; and sensitivity to cultural differences. Proficiency with computer applications, general office software and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. Certification by CSCS, USAW and/or CSCCa is necessary. CPR certification is required within 30 days of hire. To ensure full consideration, electronically submit a cover letter addressing your values and philosophy as a sport performance coach, resume and complete contact information for three professional references to . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.