Thursday February 28, 2013
University of Evansville: Former Murray State University volunteer assistant strenght coach Alison Albritton has accepted a full time assistant strength and conditioning assistant position at Evansville.
Wednesday February 27, 2013
North Carolina Central (FCS): North Carolina Central University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches to work with Football and Olympic sports. Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional; Must have completed or are working toward completing a bachelors degree at an accredited college/university; Must stay the entire summer and volunteer a minimum of 20 hours per week; Knowledgeable in exercise physiology and biomechanics; Must have a current CPR/AED certification. Preferred qualifications: Bachelors degree completed, previous internship and collegiate athletic experience, and one of the following certifications; CSCS, SCCC, USAW, or FMS. Rewards: Those seeking to become SCCC certified will receive mentoring from a certified Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. You will learn various training methodologies, in-depth Olympic lifting modalities, and programming. The knowledge and experience gained will prepare interns for potential graduate assistantships and future professional positions in the field of strength and conditioning. To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, Assistant Strength and Conditioning coach, at email@example.com . Hiring will occur at the beginning of April.
Purdue: Former strength and conditioning assistant Rob Van Valkenburgh has joined the staff at Ponderosa HS (CO) as strength and conditioning coach.
Wake Forest: Wake Forest University’s Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer interns over both the summer and fall 2013 semesters. Interns will assist the sports performance coaches in the day-to-day operations of the department and will have the opportunity to work with many of Wake Forest’s Men’s and Women’s sports. In addition, they will complete an educational program that will consist of weekly topic discussions, assignments, and projects. The successful candidates must be working towards earning a Bachelor’s degree and certification through the CSCCa. They must display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. In addition, they must be committed to enhancing themselves and the department through a continued eagerness to learn and develop professionally. The preferred candidates will have previous experience as a collegiate athlete and be CSCS, SCCC, and/or USAW certified.To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Lauren McGuigan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is April 15th, 2013.
Villanova: Villanova University Strength and Conditioning staff is currently accepting applications for volunteer strength and conditioning interns for Summer 2013. Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and football field for conditioning workouts; daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room and all of its equipment; assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self motivated, able to follow directions, desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. Applicant should be eligible to sit for the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Interns MUST be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position however, volunteers will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Please send resume and references by email to: aleksander.zadrima@
Monday February 25, 2013
University of Rhode Island: The University of Rhode Island Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Summer Semesters of 2013. The internship begins May 1st and ends July 22nd. This is an unpaid position. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; assistance in the supervision and execution of strength and conditioning activities for all University of Rhode Island teams and athletes, set up and break down for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility, and participation in our internship curriculum. Characteristics desired of our interns include; great work ethic, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to all detail, punctuality, and accountability. Certified individuals (CSCS or CSCCA) are encouraged to apply but it is not a requirement for this position. Please email a cover letter, resume and three references to Jason_Azulay@mail.uri.edu.
Thursday February 21, 2013
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University, an NAIA school in the Mid-South Conference, is seeking applications for a 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 maintain and clean the athletic weight room. This person must be highly motivated and works well with football athletes. Position will include housing, meals, and a stipend. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and References to email@example.com
Montana State University: is currently accepting applications for a qualified and highly motivated individual looking to further develop their skills in the field of strength and conditioning, through an UNPAID Summer Internship. 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. Benefits to the candidate include experience in strength and conditioning at a collegiate level, potential to earn a recommendation toward further pursuits in the field, further learning of proper exercise technique via staff lifts, and the ability to further professional learning and development through formal internship curriculum. Closing date of applications will be April 19, 2012. Timeline of work will be June 3 – August 9, 2013. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Head Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Ricardo Ramirez at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday February 19, 2013
UMass: UMASS Football Strength & Conditioning is accepting applications for Summer 2013 Strength and Conditioning Internships in Amherst, MA. Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic. Essential tasks include aiding the strength and conditioning coach in developing and administering strength and conditioning programs for football, teaching proper lifting techniques, maintain and clean the athletic weight room. This is a non-paid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as professional experience in the field ofstrength & conditioning. Interns can also apply hours toward CSCCa certification through the mentoring program. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to by April 1st to Mike Golden via email at email@example.com
Monday February 18, 2013
Valdosta State: Valdosta State University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking two eager and motivated applicants for Graduate Assistant positions. The assistantship will begin August 1, 2013. Individuals that are selected will have the opportunity to experience assisting the head strength and conditioning coach with football as well as implementing programs his /her assigned sports. Responsibilities include assisting the head strength and conditioning coach with design and implementation of sport programs. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: monitoring, cleaning and organizing the facility. Applicants must be motivated to coach, written and verbal communication skills, as well as provide leadership. This is a two year position that requires a bachelor’s degree, in Exercise Science or a related field of study, admission to the graduate program and certification through the CSCCA or NSCA. Compensation includes a monthly stipend and graduate school tuition. Please include an email with a cover letter, resume and three to five references. This information can be sent to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Michael Doscher firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday February 15, 2013
Eastern Washington: The athletic performance department at Eastern Washington is no longer accepting applications for their graduate assistant position for the 2013-2104 academic year. Thanks for the interest.
University of Mary (D-II - ND): The University of Mary Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking an applicant for Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. The successful candidate will assist with the implementation of sport-specific strength training programs for all sports and will be assigned his/her own sports, as capable. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the head strength and conditioning coach with the design and implementation of sport-specific strength, speed, and agility programs; weight room supervision; daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment; communication with coaches and other duties as assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach. Must be highly motivated to coach, possess strong interpersonal skills as well as written skills and provide positive leadership in all aspects of the University of Mary Christian, Catholic and Benedictine mission and the strength and conditioning department. This is a two year position that requires a bachelor’s degree, admission to the graduate program and certification through the CSCCA, NSCA, or USA Weightlifting . Compensation includes an annual stipend and graduate school tuition. Please send e-mail with a cover letter, resume, and three references to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Michael Silbernagel at email@example.com.
Wednesday February 13, 2013
Western Carolina: WCU is currently seeking a qualified individual for its Spring/Summer 2013 strength and conditioning internship position. This is a paid position with an 11 month commitment at no more than 40 hours per week. Duties will include general equipment upkeep, weight room sanitation, computer work, game day responsibilities, and assisting in the supplementation program. Applicant requirements are as follows: must have a Bachelor of Science Degree with a concentration in Exercise Science/Nutrition or a related field current CPR/AED certification along with the NSCA – Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification. It is preferred that the individual has experience in speed mechanics training. Applicants must also be in compliance with Western Carolina, the Southern Conference and the NCAA. Please do not personally call or email for this position. Interested applicants may apply by going online to wcu.edu, search employment, search positions – hourly/temporary. All the required application materials including resume, cover letter, transcript(s), and reference sheet can be submitted there.