Monday April 22, 2013
Central Oklahoma: The University of Central Oklahoma is looking for highly motivated individuals for the graduate assistant position in the Strength & Conditioning Department for the 2013-14 school years. You must have completed a bachelor’s degree in an Exercise Science related field at an accredited college/university, have current CPR/AED certification, be knowledgeable in the Olympic and power lifts, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Preferred qualifications: previous internship in collegiate weight room, college athletic experience, and one of the following certifications; CSCS, SCCCa, or USAW. Graduate assistant will assist strength coaches with implementing workouts, designing conditioning programs, and will help to maintain a professional atmosphere. All those interested need to email a cover letter, resume, and references to Director of Strength and Conditioning, Jacob Black, at email@example.com. Position pending acceptance in UCO graduate program.
North Carolina Central: North Carolina Central University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches to work with Football and Olympic sports. 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. To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, Assistant Strength and Conditioning coach, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application review will begin immediately and will cease until positions are filled.
Mount St. Mary's (MD): Mount St. Mary’s University is seeking applications for a Strength and Conditioning Internship in the Department of Athletics for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters. Candidates who will be receiving course credit will be given preference. This is an unpaid position, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this position you will receive Division I experience with a variety of Olympic sports, be educated on training philosophy, and gain experience designing and implementing programs for select Olympic sports. Candidates are required to be a senior working toward a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field, be pursuing relevant certifications (CSCS, SCCC, or USAW), maintain current first aid/cpr/aed, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in Strength and Conditioning. To be considered, submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to Jeff Diritto, Director of Strength and Conditioning via email atDiritto@msmary.edu or by fax 301-447-5300. Deadline to apply for the Fall 2013 semester is July 1st. Applications will be accepted year round to fill internship positions for each of the semesters.
Saturday April 20, 2013
Montana: The University of Montana Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Summer 2013 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 strength, speed, agility, flexibility, mobility, and conditioning programs for all sports. Team responsibilities will include 3 teams, football, as well as Men’s Basketball or Women’s Basketball, and Women’s Soccer or Volleyball. Required Qualifications: Applicants should be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field. Candidates must have a strong desire to be involved in strength and conditioning at the collegiate level. Application Process: For full consideration email your letter of application, resume, and references to Charlie.email@example.com. Position is open until filled. This position will start on June 3 and conclude on August 2, 2013. Housing: Affordable and fully furnished housing is available, 1 flat rate for the entire summer.
Friday April 19, 2013
Tiffin University (D-II - OH): Tiffin University’s Football program is seeking interested applicants for summer 2013 strength and conditioning intern. Qualifications include: (1) Enrolled in a Bachelor degree program at the junior or senior level status or enrolled in a Master degree program in Exercise Science or related field (2); Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point & Outlook; (3) Passion for sport and the Ideals of the Olympic Movement; (4) Sport experience preferred (i.e., active in competitive/intramural sports); (5) Excellent communication and human relations skills; (6) Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced multi disciplinary team environment; (7)Willingness to participate in the full Intern Program; (8) Preferred recognized national certification in Strength & Conditioning (NSCA, CSCCA, USAW,CSCS); (9) CPR Certification; and (10) Aspire to pursue a career as a strength & conditioning professional . Benefits: Summer housing, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Inquires must be received by May 1, 2013 by sending a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Josh Ison, Head Strength & Conditioning coach via email at IsonJ@tiffn.edu. Please visit www.gotiffindragons.com select TU internships for more information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!
Wednesday April 17, 2013
Washington State: Washington State University is seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates for the position of Volunteer/Intern (OLYMPIC SPORTS only) in the strength and conditioning department. The capable candidates will have the opportunity to advance their competence while gaining knowledge and experience in the field of strength and conditioning at a Division 1A institution. Responsibilities include: assist strength and conditioning staff with all daily maintenance and operational duties, involvement in volunteer/intern professional development program, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning 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 strength and conditioning 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 references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is May 24, 2013. This position will start on June 3 and conclude on August 2, 2013.
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.