Wednesday November 6, 2013
Columbia: The Strength and Conditioning Department for Football and Outdoor Sports is looking for two (2) hard-working candidates to fill the positions of VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT. This is an unpaid position (IF THIS IS NOT AN ECONOMICALLY VIABLE OPTION FOR YOU THEN PLEASE DO NOT APPLY) in which the potential candidates will gain exposure through various training modalities aimed to improve the physical, psychological, technical and tactical abilities of our athletes. The ideal candidate would be pursuing a Masters or Bachelor?s degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the NSCA and possess CPR/AED First Aid Certification. Please send a resume and three (3) professional references to Jeff Smart (). Applications must be submitted before December 15, 2013 as the anticipated start date for the position is January 15, 2014.
Bryant University: Bryant University in Smithfield, RI is currently seeking applicants for our Spring Semester 2014 Strength & Conditioning Internship Program. Must adhere to the rules of the NCAA, Bryant Intercollegiate Athletics Department, Northeast Conference. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, and/or a strong desire to become a Collegiate/Professional Speed, Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: Currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Individuals will gain experience in a Division I collegiate speed, strength & conditioning setting, as well as future recommendation for employment. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to .
Tuesday November 5, 2013
Menlo College (NAIA - CA): Menlo College Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the SPRING 2014 Athletic Performance Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the strength and conditioning staff with the implementation of sport specific injury prevention, strength, speed, agility, flexibility, mobility, and conditioning program. Team responsibilities will include 3 teams, Football, Men’s Basketball and Softball. Potential Candidates: Candidates should be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s in a related field and at least one of the following Certifications must be in progress: CSCS, SCCC, USAW. Candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character, demonstrate effective organization and communication skills and must have a strong willingness to learn. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume, and 3 references to . Deadline to apply is Dec 9th, 2014. Internship begins January 1st and concludes on May 5th, 2014.
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UAB: UAB STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING SPRING INTERNSHIP DURATION: Jan. 6th, 2014 thru MAY 2nd, 2014 COMPENSATION: Volunteer/UAB Gear RESPONSIBILITIES: Under administrative direction of the Assistant Athletic Director for Strength and Conditioning intern will assist strength & conditioning staff in the implementation of various strength & conditioning programs at the collegiate level. Full exposure and experience in the day-to-day operation of Division I S&C program. Expected to perform a wide variety of tasks that include: Various and assorted administrative duties Data management Weight room and equipment up-keep and maintenance Workout implementation and supervision Exercise Demonstration & Teaching Technique Pre-workout preparation Post-workout analysis Assistance with warm-ups, cool-downs, performance testing and tracking Supplement provision Research Projects Adhere to the rules and regulations of the NCAA, C-USA, and the policies and procedures of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Ideally will have or be pursuing a CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification. (CPR Certification is required.) Experience as a collegiate athlete is also preferred but not required. This is a full-time internship (minimum of 40 hours/week) intended to develop serious strength and conditioning coaches for their future career in collegiate athletics. Please send letter of application, resume and list of three references to: David Consiglio, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, email: . University of Alabama at Birmingham is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Monday November 4, 2013
Eastern Kentucky (FCS): Former West Alabama (D-II) head strength coach Chris McCormick has accepted an assistant strength and conditioning job at Eastern Kentucky.
South Dakota: The University of South Dakota’s Strength and Conditioning Program is looking for a highly motivated individual who is interested in a Graduate Assistantship beginning January 6th 2014. Qualifications: All applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field. Applicants are required to have their CSCS, SCCC certification, or be currently pursuing one. Applicants must be CPR certified. Individuals who apply must take initiative, have strong work ethic, be able to demonstrate and teach proper lifting techniques, and have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. Before accepting the position, the individual will need to be admitted to graduate school at the University of South Dakota. Compensation will include a monthly stipend, totaling $3500 a semester, as well as 2/3 graduate school tuition paid. Duties: Duties will include writing and implementing training programs for assigned teams, conducting meetings with sport coaches, consistent assessment of student athlete’s progress, assisting the staff with football program implementation, holding athletes accountable to the USD strength and conditioning set standards, and assisting with general maintenance and cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. To Apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Jevon Bowman, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
North Dakota: The University of North Dakota is accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning Internship. Potential interns will gain valuable hands on experience and knowledge of in-season and off-season strength and conditioning programs. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should posses and demonstrate the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Duties: Assist Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in all aspects of the implementation of strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs designed for 17 varsity teams, weight room maintenance, equipment maintenance and other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. Qualifications: Candidates must be self motivated, possess a strong work ethic, and a genuine desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. Previous weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete is preferred. In addition, candidates should be pursuing or just completed a Bachelor or Masters Degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the CSCCa or NSCA. Current CPR/AED/First Aid certification is required. Compensation: $1,000/month stipend. How to apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and references to Nate Baukol, Director of Strength and Conditioning, University of North Dakota, email: . UND is an AA/EE Employer.
Bradley University: The Bradley University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Assistant Director of Sport Performance. This full time, twelve month coaching position encompasses collaborative efforts with the Director of Sport Performance in strength and conditioning program design and implementation for 200+ student-athletes in all 15 sports; involving education and instruction on proper lifting technique, speed development, agility training, flexibility, nutrition, and recovery methods. Primarily responsible for upholding the values and mission of Bradley Athletics, providing every student-athlete the opportunity for both a distinctive education and a championship experience, pertaining to performance enhancement and injury prevention through implementation of research based training. 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. The successful candidate must possess significant expertise within the strength and conditioning field; excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; the ability to motivate student-athletes and work cooperatively with coaches and the sport medicine staff; a commitment to excellence and value of education; familiarity and comfort working in an environment with a strong academic commitment; and sensitivity to cultural differences. Proficiency with computer applications, general office software and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required. Certification by CSCS, USAW and/or CSCCa is necessary. CPR certification is required within 30 days of hire. To ensure full consideration, electronically submit a cover letter addressing your values and philosophy as a sport performance coach, resume and complete contact information for three professional references to . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Friday November 1, 2013
Western Carolina (FCS): Western Carolina is currently seeking 2 qualified individuals for its Spring 2014 Athletic Performance internship positions. One individual will assist mostly with football and will sign a 3 month contract (Jan 13th - March 13th), the other individual will assist with Olympic Sports. 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 . Please do not call for this position.
Thursday October 31, 2013
College of Charleston: The College of Charleston has an opening for an Assistant Sports Performance Coach Description: The College of Charleston is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is a part time, nine month position with the possibility of renewal on a yearly basis. The position is paid on an hourly basis ($15 per hour) and does not include benefits. Review of applicants will begin immediately. Offer is contingent on a background check. Qualifications: The successful candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree (Master's degree in Physical Education, Physiology, Sport Science, or related field preferred); NSCA-CSCS and/or CSCCa-SCCC Certification (or equivalent); one to two years related work experience; demonstrated experience in administering a successful strength and conditioning program at the collegiate level; thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. To apply, submit letter of application, resume and names and addresses of at least three professional references to: Marc Proto, Director of Sports Performance at and Amber Manor, Assistant Director of Sports Performance at .
Lamar: The Lamar Strength and Conditioning department is seeking 3 motivated individuals for Spring 2014 internships. Individuals must be currently pursuing a bachelors/master's degree in a kinesiology/exercise science related field. Current certifications through the CSCCa, NSCA, or USAW are preferred but not required. Interns will have the opportunity to work with both football and Olympic sports teams. Internships will last the entire academic semester. If interested email a cover letter, resume, and professional references to by December 1, 2013. No Phone Calls Please
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Weber State: The Weber State University Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting volunteer intern applicants for the 2014-15 football and basketball seasons (3 football, 2 basketball). Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and field/court for strength and conditioning workouts; daily clean-up and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. Applicants should already possess or be eligible and preparing to sit for the CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Interns MUST be CPR/AED certified. This position is unpaid. Volunteers will receive Division 1 FCS football and or Division 1 Men’s and Women’s basketball experience and the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. College credit and or work study money may be available to qualified applicants. Expected start date is Jan, 2014. Please send a resume and references by email to: .
Winthrop (SC): Winthrop is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants for the spring semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Winthrop's 16 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Qualifications include: strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to college/university background checks. This is a Volunteer position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants 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. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Todd A. Riedel, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning, Winthrop University Athletics, Winthrop Coliseum, Rock Hill, SC 29733, or via e-mail . Please visit www.winthropeagles.com for more information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!