Wednesday July 3, 2013
Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Fall 2013 (August 12 – December 13) internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. 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 facilities, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to [email protected]. Please no phone calls.
Baylor: Baylor University Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Fall 2013 Athletic Performance Internship Program. Deadline to apply is July 31st and the start date will be August 15, 2013. 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; CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working in a Big 12 training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. For information regarding the application process visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance, click on the curriculum tab and follow the instructions. Applicants who do not fill out all the requested documents will be rejected.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Former Oakland Raiders receiver Johnnie Morant has been hired as the head strength and conditioning coach.
Tuesday July 2, 2013
Samford: Former Alabama assistant strength and conditioning coach Jonathan Farris has been hired as the associate director of strength and conditioning at Samford.
Monday July 1, 2013
Averett (D-III - VA): Kevin Daughtrey has been hired as the new strength and conditioning grad assistant and linebackers coach. Daughtrey was formerly a grad assistant strength coach at Alabama.
Sunday June 30. 2013
Kennesaw State: KSU has an assistant strength and conditioning position open.
Stephen F. Austin: Kennesaw State assistant strength coach Joseph W. Boyd has accepted the same position at Stephen F. Austin.
Saturday June 29, 2013
Louisiana College (D-III): Strength and conditioning coach Ty Webb has been dismissed.
Thursday June 27, 2013
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for Fall 2013. Applicants should currently be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Preferred qualifications include CSCS and USA-W Certifications. Current CPR certification is required. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin on August 19th and terminate on December 13th. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to university background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a non-paid volunteer position, requiring a minimum of 20 hours/week, though more hours will be strongly encouraged. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable. Essential job functions for the position include, but are not limited to: Assisting the Director of strength and conditioning and assistant strength and conditioning coaches in developing and implementing strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for the University’s intercollegiate athletic teams; Assessing student-athletes' physical attributes to improve athletic performance; Maintaining weight rooms 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: [email protected]. Deadline for applicants is July 19, 2013
Lafayette College (FCS): Steve Plunkett has been promoted from assistant strength coach to assistant director of sports performance.
Washington State: Washington State University Football Strength and Conditioning is no longer accepting applications for their open positions. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.
Wednesday June 26, 2013
SUNY New Paltz (D-III - NY): Gary Gall, a former grad assistant at Northern State, has accepted the head strength job at New Paltz.
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 all 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. 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. Inquiries must be received by July 31, 2013 for the Spring Semester 2013 (August 1, 2013 through December 15, 2013). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to [email protected] Attention: Ryan Davis Director of Strength and Conditioning Samford University.
Ole Miss: Former Iowa State grad assistant Toney Randolph is now a strength assistant at Ole Miss. W hear that Randolph will work with the football team only.
Fordham: Former Cal assistant John Krasinski is Fordham's new director of strength and conditioning.
Iona: Sources tell us that Kelly Shaver, a former assistant at Fordham, has been named head strength coach at Iona.
Rocky Mountain College (NAIA - MT): Indiana State assistant strength coach Dan Watson has joined the staff as head strength coach, and will also serve as an assistant coach for the football program in a role to be defined later.
Wisconsin: Assistant strength coach Brian Bott has left the program, according to Madison.com. Bott informed the players on June 10, but remains under contract through Sunday.
Tuesday June 25, 2013
Western Carolina: Western Carolina is currently seeking 4 qualified individuals for its Fall 2013 Athletic Performance internship positions. These are unpaid positions, however applicants will be given necessary time to seek employment elsewhere to help with expenses. You will report directly to our Internship Coordinator and will be responsible for any duties assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance, and/or the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. Other duties will include general equipment upkeep, assisting groups, weight room sanitation, computer work, game day responsibilities, and assisting in the supplementation program. Applicant requirements are as follows: must have or be working on the completion of a Bachelor of Science Degree with a concentration in Exercise Science/Nutrition or a related field, and a current CPR/AED certification. Certifications from the NSCA, NASM, and/or USAW are preferred. Applicants will need strong communication skills, strong work ethic, and extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications. Applicants must be in compliance with Western Carolina, the Southern Conference and the NCAA. Interested applicants may apply by sending their resume, reference sheet, and cover letter to [email protected]. Please do not call for this position.
Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University Strength & Conditioning program (Division II) located in Wichita Falls, Texas is currently in the process of accepting applications for (3) Strength & Conditioning Graduate Assistants for fall 2013 semester. Responsibilities will include but not limited to assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all aspects of developing and implementing strength & conditioning programs for 12 intercollegiate athletic teams. Candidate will be asked to design and implement annual periodization for the sports assigned by Director of Strength & Conditioning. Assist with and conduct periodic performance and strength testing, and assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree with preferred emphasis in the exercise sciences, and extensive knowledge of Olympic lifts. Must have great work ethic, and strong computer skills especially in excel. Preferred experience (1-2 years) includes coaching strength and conditioning for intercollegiate athletes, playing intercollegiate athletics. CSCS, CSCCA, and USAW certification is also preferred. Must have CPR certification. Educational stipend and financial compensation will be provided. If interested please send resume and three references to Frank Bourgeois, Director of Strength & Conditioning via email at [email protected]. Applicant must be enrolled into Midwestern State University graduate school, GRE is required.
Davidson: Winthrop strength and conditioning intern Zach Rowell has accepted the assistant strength position at Davidson.
University of Redlands (D-III - CA): The University of Redlands is seeking applicants to fill their Strength and Conditioning/Fitness Center Director position. Read the full job posting, and apply here.