Friday May 30, 2014
St. Francis College (Brooklyn, NY): St. Francis College and Conditioning Department is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship for the Fall 2014 Semester. Duties will include assisting the strength and conditioning staff with all aspects of the athletic performance program as well as daily maintenance of weight room. Intern will also be required to complete various educational assignments during the internship. This is an unpaid position. If chosen for this internship opportunity, you will gain valuable experience in working Division I college athletics, be educated on training philosophies, Olympic lifts, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Qualifications include: strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates should have, or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s degree in a related field and pursuing CSCS. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Max Barnhart at
Augsburg (D-III - MN): The Augsburg College Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for volunteer interns for the Fall 2014 semester. Duties include: assisting with all aspects of training for all varsity sports, daily facility set-up and maintenance, assisting with supervision and skill demonstration during training sessions, data collection and input, the completion of internship course curriculum, and assisting with outside activities as assigned by S&C Coach. Applicants must be highly self motivated, able to follow directions, eager to learn, posess a strong work ethic, and have the ability to adapt to schedule changes. In addition, the successful applicants should be working towards earning their Bachelor’s degree and a certification from the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Experience as a collegiate athlete is also desired. Interns must be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position. Interns will also receive college credit if applicable. Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Adam Maronde, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, at .
Delaware: The University of Delaware Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applicants for both Summer & Fall positions. This is an UNPAID position. If this is not Economically viable please do not apply. The successful candidate will work side by side with the Strength Staff on a training, programing, facility set-up, and day to day operations of a Division 1 Strength & Conditioning Program. Successful candidates will work have the opportunity to work in both Varsity weight rooms, and train with the staff on a daily basis. Please follow the directions via this link (under INTERNSHIP INFORMATION). No phone Calls please, if you have trouble with the link please email assistant strength coach / internship supervisor Trevor Williams at .
Saint Leo (D-II - FL): Saint Leo University is currently accepting internship applications for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters. Qualified candidates should be planning on pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning. This 17 week internship will afford candidates the opportunity to acquire hands-on experience and knowledge working with all (17) sports. During the internship there will be assignments assigned to allow interns the opportunity to better their coaching abilities. Examples include but are not limited to; writing a year-round training program(s), facility design, budgeting, staffing and a mock NSCA test. Primary Responsibilities: Assist with the supervision and execution of training programs. Professional development through the internship program. Maintain a journal and develop strength and conditioning portfolio while being responsible for one or more sports team TBD by your comprehension, prior experience, knowledge, and skill level. Qualifications; Junior or Senior, working towards completion of a Bachelor’s degree, as well as working toward a certification with CSCCA or NSCA. Ability to work 30-40 hours plus a week. Compensation This is an UNPAID internship but free apparel will be provided to the student during participation. The ability to earn class credit towards graduation requirements is also available. Deadline Inquiries must be received by July 19, 2014 for the Fall 2014 Semester, and November 15, 2014 for the Spring 2015 semester. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to .
Thursday May 29, 2014
Maine: The University of Maine athletic department currently has a restricted earnings strength and conditioning assistant position available. The position would work directly with baseball and women's soccer, along with assisting in football and other sports as needed. All applicants must have a bachelor degree, hold a First-Aid CPR, and have prior experience in a collegiate or professional strength and conditioning setting. The applicants must hold one or more of the following certifications CSCS, CSCCA, NASM PES, or USAW certification, or be able to obtain one before the desired start date. Interested applicants should forward a cover letter, resume, and three references in a single .PDF file to
Union College (NAIA - KY): Union College is accepting applications for two strength and conditioning graduate assistants. All applicants must have a bachelor degree in an exercise science related field, hold a First-Aid CPR, and have prior experience in a college strength and conditioning setting. The applicants should hold one of the following certifications CSCS, CSCCA, NASM PES, or USAW certification or be able to obtain one before desired start date. Applicants will be expected to work with multiple sports teams. Please forward a cover letter, resume, and three references to Patrick O’neal Director of Strength and Conditioning at .
Wednesday May 28, 2014
South Carolina: Angelo James has accepted a role on the South Carolina strength staff. James has previously served on strength staffs at Tennessee and Mississippi State.
South Florida: West Virginia speed / conditioning coach Irele Oderinde has accepted the same position at USF, per sources. Sources confirm to us that he has accepted a position at USF (we understand that he has actually accepted the head strength position).
Tuesday May 27, 2014
Wagner: Elon assistant strength coach Brian Tracz has accepted the head strength and conditioning position at Wagner College.
Elon: Former Tennessee and Florida International assistant strength and conditioning coach Ryan Horton has accepted the head strength job at Elon.
Bixby (OK): Bixby High School, a 6A (largest classification in OK), iss looking for a full time strength and conditioning coach. The position would include working with athletes from all sports. CSCS and USAW certifications are preferred. If interested please email a resume to Loren Montgomery at .
Pittsburg State (KS): Pittsburg State is looking to hire a director of strength training and nutrition. Application deadline is June 3rd. See the full posting here.
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University has hired Bri Holder as an assistant strength and conditioning coach, per source.
Northwestern State (LA): 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. The applicant MUST 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 Director of Strength and Conditioning, Evan Coachman at . Please, no phone calls. Also, acceptance into Northwestern Graduate School is mandatory for final consideration of Graduate Assistant Position. Applications will be reviewed upon them being received, and interviews will begin immediately.
Friday May 23, 2014
Wyoming: Former Buffalo wide receiver Fred Lee will join the Wyoming strength staff according to his Twitter account.
Western Carolina: Former WCU assistant strength coach Dan O'Connell has accepted the head strength position at Woodruff HS (SC).
Bradley: The Bradley University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Assistant Sport Performance Coach. This is a 12-month, part-time, entry level position. This position offers the opportunity to gain direct experience training Division I athletes, encompassing strength and conditioning program design and implementation for 200+ student-athletes in all 15 sports; involving education and instruction on proper lifting technique, running mechanics, speed development, agility training, flexibility and recovery methods. 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. Certification by CSCS, USAW and/or CSCCa needs to be actively pursued if not already obtained. CPR certification is required within 30 days of hire. To ensure full consideration submit a cover letter, resume and complete contact information for three professional references to . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Western Carolina: The athletic performance staff has filled their vacancy by hiring Emmanuel EJ Hibbler, a former intern at LSU under Tommy Moffitt. WCU would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming response to their job posting.