Monday May 30, 2011
ULL: The University of Louisiana Lafayette's Ragin' Cajuns, a Division 1 member of the Sunbelt Conference, is seeking a highly motivated, self starting, assertive, educated, and ambitious individual to be an intern in the Strength and Conditioning Department. This is a paid position, offering $1000.00 a month. The intern will work extensively with the football team during the upcoming summer conditioning program, with some duties as follows: monitoring athletes on weight gain/ weight loss programs, field set-up, and assisting in the instruction of speed, agility, and conditioning drills, weight room supervision, clean up, and maintenance. The preferred candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in the realm of exercise science, have a strong desire to achieve a career in Strength and Conditioning, be certified in First Aid/CPR, and preferably have collegiate athletic experience. Time is of the essence. Please email a cover letter, resume, contact information, and list of references to Coach Rusty Whitt, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, The University of Louisiana at Lafayette. [email protected]
Friday May 27, 2011
Southeastern Louisiana: We are hearing that College of Charleston assistant director of sports performance Matt Powell accepted the director of sports performance position at Southeastern Louisiana.
Thursday May 26, 2011
Benedictine University: (Head strength coach) This position is responsible for assisting the football program and the management of the University’s strength and conditioning program. It is essential to foster a cooperative work environment and provide mutual support with all constituencies and colleagues. Represent the Department of Athletics with sportsmanship, integrity and a high degree of professionalism. Responsible to assist the Offensive coordinator with scouting reports, film editing, game and practice plans, this includes coordinating film exchange with opponents. Assist in the planning, develop, and direction of all team training and conditioning activities in the traditional and nontraditional segment at a level that will place program in a position of competitive leadership in the Northern Athletics Conference. Coordinate practice field setup, assist with distribution of equipment for games and practices and schedule rooms for team meetings. Assist in the recruitment of prospective student athletes that allow program to be in a position of competitive leadership in the Northern Athletics Conference. This will include talent evaluation, coordinating mailings, telephone calls, and email exchanges, monitoring complete recruitment process, on campus and off campus in person contacts. Recruit student athletes in specified areas and/or schools as assigned by the Head Coach. Work with the Recruiting coordinator on identifying prospects and maintaining the recruiting data base. Responsible and adherence to all NCAA, Northern Athletics (NAC) and institutional rules and regulations. Develop and implement the Strength Program for Benedictine student athletes. Manage and supervise all aspects of University’s strength and conditioning program. Provide instruction in technique and safety procedures in adherence with NCAA regulations. Supervise schedule and train student workers. Monitor and access all equipment for University fitness rooms. Qualifications: Education: Bachelor degree required, Master’s preferred. Experience: Previous recruiting experience in higher education; collegiate athletics preferred. Specific Skills: Microsoft Office, Outlook and Excel knowledge. Specific Knowledge, Licenses, Certifications: Organizational skills, writing and typing skills, interpersonal skills, data entry and budget management skills and demonstrated supervisory skills. Valid driver’s license. CPR/First Aid/ AED certification. Certification in Strength Training or demonstration of progress toward certification is preferred. Supervisory Responsibility (if applicable): Supervise student workers. Working Conditions: Normal office environment. Nights and weekends required. Application Process: Please visit: https://www5.recruitingcenter.net/Clients/benedictineuniversity/PublicJobs/Canviewjobs.cfm? There you will be instructed to complete an online application, submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references. Must have permanent legal authorization to work in the U.S.A. Benedictine University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Wednesday May 25, 2011
Colorado State: Strength & Conditioning Intern (2 positions). MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in health and exercise science, physiology, anatomy, kinesiology or related field; current CSCS and CPR/First Aid certifications required or CSCS in process; minimum of two years’ strength and conditioning experience in intercollegiate athletics required, preferably at the NCAA Division I level. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist the strength and conditioning staff with supervision, maintenance and oversight of two weight rooms that service 16 NCAA Division I (FBS) men’s and women’s sports; assist with the design, implementation and oversight of strength training and conditioning programs for specific teams and individual student-athletes as assigned. POSITION: Full-time, temporary position (no benefits) reporting to the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach; appointment begins July 1, 2011, and runs through June 30, 2012; base salary of $16,000; additional summer camp/clinic employment possible; reappointment (with benefits) possible for 2012-13 year. CONTACT: Interested persons are encouraged to submit a letter of application and a resume that address the specific qualifications and responsibilities of the position, proof of required certifications and contact information on at least three professional references to:Department of Athletics, ATTN: Dolores Price, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0120. DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until both positions are filled. For full consideration, applications must be received in the Department of Athletics no later than 5:00 p.m. (MDT) on Sunday, June 12, 2011. Application materials may be mailed, faxed to 970-491-7725 or e-mailed to [email protected]. BACKGROUND CHECKS: Colorado State University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, the University conducts background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Background checks may include, but are not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search and motor vehicle history. Colorado State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.
Tuesday May 24, 2011
Nevada: The University of Nevada Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach position. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Wolf Pack Strength and Conditioning Department in all facets of training and upkeep of the facility. The successful candidate will also be assigned sport teams yet to be determined. A Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field is required. Applicants must be accepted into a Graduate Program at the University of Nevada. Experience in a collegiate athletic setting and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level is preferred. Certifications in one or all of the following: SCCC, C.S.C.S., USAW is preferred, but not required. Compensation will be $16,800 for a 12-month period, including tuition (up to 6 credits per semester) and health benefits. This position will start immediately and will be open until filled. The University of Nevada is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. To apply, please send cover letter, resume and three professional references to Matt Eck via email to [email protected]
Villanova University: The Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for unpaid internship opportunities during the summer semesters. The summer semesters will run from June 13th - August 1st. These dates may be adjusted if necessary. Selected interns will assist in all facets of training Villanova’s Football Team. Other duties include maintenance and upkeep of the training facility. Qualifications: Applicants must possess a strong work ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor or Masters Degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Previous collegiate football playing experience or time spent in a collegiate football training environment are encouraged but not required. Applicants should be certified or in pursuit of a certification from the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW. Internship credits, if applicable, may be received toward your degree. Deadline for application materials is June 1st. To apply please email a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 references to Justus Galac, Head Football Strength and Conditioning. [email protected]
Thursday May 19, 2011
Monday May 16, 2011
West Florida: South Alabama intern Jeremy Evans accepted the strength and conditioning graduate assistant position at West Florida.
Thursday May 12, 2011
Marshall: Head coach Doc Holliday is once again making a change. Head strength coach Scott Bennett will not have his contract renewed.