Wednesday May 15, 2013
Cal: Sources tell us Louisiana Tech head strength coach Damon Harrington has accepted the same position at Cal.
Kennesaw State: Sources tell us that head strength and conditioning coach John Patrick has stepped down from his position. We hear the position is open.
Tuesday May 14, 2013
Saint Joseph's (FCS - PA): Saint Joseph’s University (D-I, A10) is now accepting applications for the position of Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach for the fall 2013 semester. Start date is set for August 26th. The position must commit a minimum of 20hrs per week and will assist strength and conditioning coaches in the day-to-day operations of the department and will have the opportunity to work with all of Saint Joseph's Men's and Women's sports. The successful candidate should display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and be working towards a career in strength and conditioning. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and 2 professional references to Steve Notebaert at email@example.com.
Menlo College (NAIA - CA): Menlo College Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Fall 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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is June 15th, 2013. Internship begins July 22nd and concludes on November 22nd, 2013.
Friday May 10, 2013
Columbia University (NY): 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. Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting the Strength and Conditioning Staff in all facets of implementation of weight training and speed programs, aid in the instruction of safe and proper weight training and speed techniques, assist in the regular maintenance and upkeep of the facility, and program design. This is an unpaid position (IF THIS IS NOT AN ECONOMICALLY VIABLE OPTION FOR YOU THEN PLEASE DO NOT APPLY). 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 Ryan Cidzik at email@example.com. Applications must be submitted before May 27, 2013 as the start date for the position is June 3, 2013. AA/EOE
Thursday May 9, 2013
Akron: The University of Akron Football Strength and Conditioning program is looking for an unpaid summer intern to begin May 28th. This will be a very involved internship with a great opportunity to learn and grow as a strength and conditioning coach. The applicant must be pursuing an education in an exercise science related degree and have an extreme passion for the field. CSCS Certification is preferred but not required. Please forward your resume and three references to Matt Gildersleeve at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday May 6, 2013
Samford: Samford University athletics welcomes applicants for the position of VOLUNTEER performance nutrition intern. This is an UNPAID position that will report directly to the Director of Performance Nutrition. POSITION DESCRIPTION: This position will report directly to the Director of Performance Nutrition assisting in pre and post workout supplementation for all sports, managing fueling stations for various sports, staffing for 2 performance nutrition centers, supply and inventory of nutrition products, and assisting with the menu selection and meal monitoring for all athletes. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: All candidates must have an undergraduate degree in nutrition pursuing a RD license. We are seeking candidates who are highly motivated and wish to pursue a career as a RD in athletics. To apply, interested applicants should rend a resume, cover letter, and references to the Director of Performance Nutrition Ashlee Jernigan at email@example.com. This is an unpaid position for the summer semester from June 1, 2013 through August 30, 2013.
Northwestern: Northwestern University Sports Performance has an opening for an Olympic Sports Intern for Fall 2013. This is an unpaid volunteer position working with male and female athletes across 18 teams. Candidates should be pursuing a career as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach or a similar field. Candidates should be dedicated, hardworking, and outgoing and will be expected to assist in daily facility duties, execution of team workouts, and complete assignments pertaining to the field. Positions are open to all applicants but past collegiate weight room experience and certifications are preferred. Candidates are expected to uphold rules and regulations set forth by the NCAA and Big Ten conference. Interested candidates should fill out the application questions found here http://www.nusports.com/sports-performance/internship.html and submit them along with a resume and professional references to: Mike Schweigert – Assistant Director of Sports Performance at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is May 31, 2013.
Thursday May 2, 2013
Mercer: Shelton Stevens has been hired as the assistant director of strength and conditioning at Mercer.
Monday April 29, 2013
Maryland: The University of Maryland Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship for the Fall 2013 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 and facilities. This is an unpaid position, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this internship opportunity you will gain valuable experience, be educated on training philosophy, olympic lifting modalities, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Minimum qualifications: 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 at least one of the following Certifications: CSCS, SCCC, USAW. Preferred qualifications: Prior experience, Master’s degree, enrolled in Master’s program Interested Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Brent Kwiatkowski Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Olympic Sports University of Maryland Athletics email@example.com.
Thursday April 25, 2013
Elon: Fordham head strength coach Ted Perlak has been hired to serve in the same capacity at Elon.
Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin-Madison is looking for non-paid strength and conditioning interns for the 2013 fall semester. Candidates must be passionate about strength and conditioning, and have or be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or a related area. Interns will gain valuable experience, which will help them in their future career opportunities. Please forward a cover letter, resume, 3 references, and any questions to Stephanie Housh at firstname.lastname@example.org