Tuesday April 16, 2013
San Jose State: San Jose State University is seeking two (2) highly motivated and qualified candidates for the position of VOLUNTEER/INTERN in the Athletic Performance Department. The capable candidates will have the opportunity to advance their competence while gaining knowledge and experience in the field of Athletic Performance at a Division 1A institution. Responsibilities for both NON-PAID positions are: assist AP staff with all daily maintenance and operational duties, involvement in volunteer/intern professional development program, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Performance Coach. Required Qualifications: Applicants should be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field. Must have a strong desire to be involved in Athletic Performance at the collegiate level; proficient in Microsoft Excel; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; must be diligent and willing to learn; adhere to all university, conference and NCAA regulations. This non-paid position requires a minimum of 30 hours per week. Application Process: For full consideration email your letter of application, resume and three recent letters of recommendation to email@example.com. Deadline to apply is May 3, 2013. This position will start on June 3 and conclude on August 2, 2013.
Monday April 15, 2013
San Diego (FCS): The University of San Diego Sports Performance Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of VOLUNTEER INTERN Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Fall Semester. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and CSCS credential from the NSCA. Successful candidate must have a strong desire to be involved in strength and conditioning at the collegiate level, while displaying excellent communication skills and excellent organizational skills. Position requires a commitment from August 26, 2013 to December 13, 2013. This is an unpaid position and does not include a stipend. Duties include assisting with the implementation of training programs for all sports and the successful candidate will be assigned his/her own sports, as capable. The internship will be tailored to an intern’s education, experience and future goals. The internship will provide experience working with a highly competitive Division I Athletics program and give the successful candidate the opportunity to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Applications must be received by May 15th, 2013. Please send cover letter, resume and references by e-mail to Stephane Rochet at firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Fall Intern Position” for subject.
Villanova: Villanova Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individuals for a 12 month paid internship position. The 12 month internship will begin June 1, 2013 and end May 31, 2014. The position will include a $1000/month stipend along with health insurance and meals. Individuals will have opportunities to earn extra income through on Campus programs and events. Individuals selected will receive an all encompassing and unique experience working with both Football and Olympic sports. This position will have responsibilities of an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach with daily responsibilities including but not limited to the following: program design for teams; managing the nutrition bar; design and implementation of volunteer intern program and curriculum; monitoring, cleaning, and organizing the sports performance facility; assisting head strength and conditioning coaches for Football and Olympic Sports in all aspects of the sports performance program. Requirements: Qualified applicants must have a bachelor’s degree and must obtain one of the following certifications: CSCS, SCCC, PES, USAW. Prior internship experience is also required. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to email@example.com . End date of accepting applications will be April 26th, 2013. Phone Interviews during the week of April 29th. Interviews will be conducted at the CSCCa Conference. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
Western Carolina: WCU is currently seeking 2 qualified individuals for its Summer 2013 Athletic Performance internship positions. These are unpaid positions, however applicants will be given necessary time to seek employment elsewhere to help with expenses. Responsibilities include: any duties assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance, and/or the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. Other 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 or be working on the completion of a Bachelor of Science Degree with a concentration in Exercise Science/Nutrition or a related field, current CPR/AED certification. Certifications from the NSCA, NASM, & USAW are preferred. Applicants will need strong communication skills, strong work ethic and extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications. Applicants must also 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not call for this position.
Thursday April 11, 2013
University of Missouri - St. Louis (D-II): The University of Missouri-St. Louis is accepting applications for the position of Part Time Assistant Director of Sports Performance for the fall of 2013. The Tritons are a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and currently sponsor 11 intercollegiate athletic programs that provide opportunities for over 200 student athletes. Responsibilities for the successful candidate include the design and implementation of sports performance programs for 4-5 intercollegiate athletic programs. Establish annual testing and performance measures. Teach proper execution, techniques and safety for all lifts and movement drills. Communicate and work in partnership with athletic trainers to provide an integrated program of injury prevention, reconditioning and performance training. Implement and enforce all rules, policies and procedures with regard to the Sports Performance program. Assist with other sport programs and the day to day operation of the training facility as required by the Director of Sports Performance.
Salary will be $5,000 over an 8-9 month time frame. Send resume and list of three references to: Josh McMillian, Director of Sports Performance through email at email@example.com or mail it to 225 Mark Twain Building, 1 University Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63121-4400. For more information please contact me via email or call at 314-516-5663
Friday April 5, 2013
Bowdoin College (D-III - ME): Neil Wiley, who most recently served as the director of Olympic sports strength and conditioning at Arizona, has been hired as the head coach of strength and conditioning at Bowdoin College.
Prairie View A&M: Prairie View A&M University is currently seeking applicants for Fall 2013 graduate assistant positions. Interns will have the opportunity to work with athletes from all of Prairie View’s 18 Division 1 teams. Daily responsibilities include teaching, demonstrating and correcting technique in the weightroom; assisting in programming for all sports; assisting in the testing of all athletes; and cleaning and maintaining weightroom facilities. This is an unpaid position, but graduate assistants can potentially earn a scholarship with a monthly stipend from the university if applicable. Other benefits include apparel, the opportunity to gain experience at a Division 1 University, and potential for future references. Applicants must be able to coach male and female athletes effectively. Prior experience in a high school or college athletics setting is preferred but not required. Applicants must be able to teach and demonstrate the Olympic lifts. Certification (or working towards certification) through the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW is preferred. First Aid and CPR / AED certification is required. Applicant should have a strong desire to become a professional strength & conditioning coach. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to Pete Longoria, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be received by June 1st.
Monday April 1, 2013
North Texas: North Texas is no longer accepting applicants for their internship position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.
Saturday March 30, 2013
Tulane: Purdue assistant director of sports performance Jeffery Earls has accepted the assistant director of strength and conditioning position at Tulane. Earls previously worked on strength and conditioning staffs at LSU, Gayle Hatch Weightlifting Team, Texas and with the Oakland Raiders.
Friday March 29, 2013
Wilmington (D-III - OH): Wilmington College, a DIII school in the OAC, is seeking applications for Volunteer Intern 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 learn very valuable information for their future career as a strength coach. This person must be highly motivated and has passion in motivating, teaching, and coaching weightlifting to football players. Position doesn’t include housing or stipend. Position is looking to be filed before June 1st, and the starting date will take place Aug 10th till Nov 15th. You will be working for one of the best unknown strength coaches in the country. Coach Bozman is a nationally certified strength coach as well as a Veteran of the United States Army who has coached for a wide variety of teams from professional football to high school. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and References email@example.com
Thursday March 28, 2013
Northwestern State: Northwestern State University is currently seeking interested students to fill unpaid summer internship positions during the month of June thru August. Applicants will assist the sports performance staff with design, implementation and supervision of all strength and conditioning programs, assist in any set up or break down of equipment needed for specific group sessions. The following are the requirements that we are looking for : Have or pursuing a degree in exercise science, kinesiology or related field. Strong work ethic, extremely passionate about athletics , as well as strong communication and motivational skills. Interest in collegiate athletics and working with collegiate athletes in a group setting. The ability to demonstrate and teach the core Olympic lifts. Preferred requirements: Be certified in or working towards certification in CSCS, USAW, or CSCCA. CPR/AED certified. Compensation: on- campus meal plan, support in finding housing at an affordable rate, and team issued gear when available. We encourage both male and females to apply. Any interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Joe Guarascio, Head Sports Performance Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.