Tuesday July 26, 2011
Davidson College: We hear Canisius College head strength coach Joe Rowan accepted the head strength job at Davidson College.
Texas A&M: Head strength coach Dave Kennedy has received a $90,000 raise to $250,000.
Tennessee: (Assistant strength coach) QUALIFICATIONS: Certification with the one of the following required: National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS), or the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches’ Association (SCCC). Experience designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for athletes at the collegiate level or as professional personal trainer required. Bachelor’s Degree Required. The coach should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist with designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes; Teach student-athletes proper exercise technique; Attend team home and away competitions as determined by the Director of Strength & Conditioning; Assist in maintaining the strength and conditioning facility and equipment there in; Work with the sports nutritionist to design and implement healthy nutritional strategies; Work with the strength and conditioning staff in scheduling workout times and maintenance of the facilities; Assist the sport medicine staff with the implementation of rehabilitation programs; Assist the coaching staffs with the recruitment of prospective student-athletes as allowable by NCAA rules; Work with and educate coaching staffs in establishing an effective strength and conditioning programs; Assist the Director of Strength and Conditioning with all other men’s sports. Assist the Director of Strength and Conditioning with other duties as assigned; Foresee potential risk of injury, take measures to remove them, and in the event of an injury be capable of implementing an emergency medical procedure; Comply with all rules, regulations, and policies of the NCAA, SEC, and the University of Tennessee. TYPE OF APPOINTMENT: Twelve-month, regular, full-time position. SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. APPLICATION Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Email resume and references to Ron McKeefery, Director of Strength & Conditioning-Men's Athletics [email protected] No phone calls.
Monday July 25, 2011
SMU: (Fall internship) Assist the Southern Methodist University, Sports Performance staff in the day-to-day operations in the weight room. Duties will include but are not limited to; assist the sports performance staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 16 varsity sports, instruction of safe and proper execution of all facets of athletic development, and assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Fall interns will work primarily with Football, Men’s and Women’s soccer, swimming, tennis and Women’s olleyball. Qualifications: Pursuing Bachelors in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the CSCCa, NSCA-CSCS and/or USAW. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should possess and demonstrates the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Internship credit may be obtained for current degree program enrolled in. How to apply: E-mail cover letter, resume, and references to [email protected]
Saturday July 23, 2011
Houston: The University of Houston is currently accepting applications for Fall 2011 volunteer interns. Responsibilities will include: 1) Assisting with the development and implementation of sport specific strength & conditioning programs. 2) Organizational and office duties. 3) Daily maintenance of equipment. 3) Restocking of supplementation. 4) Other duties as assigned by strength & conditioning staff. Applicants are expected to assist in daily maintenance and upkeep of student-athlete weight room, and possess strong communication skills and work ethic. Required qualifications: completion or currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, and strong desire to become a strength & conditioning coach. Preferred qualifications: proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, completion or currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s), and previous coaching experience in a team setting. Closing of applications will be August 19, 2011. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Kelly Spriggs, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: [email protected].
Morgan State University: Accepting applications for Fall 2011 Strength & Conditioning Intern. Responsibilities will begin on or about August 22, 2011 and run through December 2, 2011. Responsibilities will include 1.) Assist with development and implementation of sport specific strength & conditioning programs. 2.) Office and organizational duties. 3.) Maintenance of equipment and training facilities. 4.) Other duties as assigned by strength & conditioning staff. Required qualifications: currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and strong desire to become a College Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: proficient in Microsoft word and excel, currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a volunteer position. No stipend, but possible housing available. Individual will gain experience in a division I college strength & conditioning setting as well as future recommendation. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Joshua Bush, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, [email protected]. No phone calls please.
Thursday July 21, 2011
Philadelphia Eagles: We hear Brown University head strength coach Roger Marandino has joined the Eagles' strength staff.
Wednesday July 20, 2011
Wofford: is accepting applications for (1) Strength and Conditioning Intern and/or Volunteer Assistant for Fall and Spring semesters (10 month position). Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Wofford's 18 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. The Individual chosen for the position is subject to college/university background checks. This is a Volunteer position. The Intern and/or Volunteer Assistant 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, Director of Strength and Conditioning, Wofford College Athletics, 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303, or via e-mail [email protected] Please visit www.woffordterriers.com for more information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE! Wofford College is a member of the Division I Southern Conference (SoCon). This position will start August 1
Tuesday July 19, 2011
Arkansas State: We hear Nicholls State strength coach John Thompson joined the Arkansas State staff as an assistant strength coach.
Monday July 18, 2011
Dixie State College of Utah: is currently seeking interested candidates for the position of Strength & Conditioning Intern. Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach in implementing strength & conditioning programs for intercollegiate athletic teams; maintaining weight room and equipment; motivate student athletes to work hard and help them to improve and excel; performing miscellaneous related duties when necessary. Must be highly motivated and responsible. Excellent opportunity for those with the desire to gain valuable knowledge and hands on experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Related experience preferred but not required. Dixie boasts a recently completed, state of the art strength & conditioning facility, the 14,300 square foot Frank Habibian Wrestling & Athletic Center. Dixie competes in football, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s soccer, baseball and softball, women’s volleyball, women’s tennis, men’s and women’s cross country and men’s golf. If interested, please email cover letter and resume (with references) to: Eldon Brough, Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, [email protected]
Wednesday July 13, 2011
Baylor University: Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for Fall 2011 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Strong work ethic; Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Desire to further one’s career in the strength and conditioning field; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 20 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. This is an unpaid internship. Interns will receive experience working in a Big 12 training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. For information regarding the application process visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance, click on the curriculum tab and follow the instructions.
Marshall: Missississippi State assistant James Townsend is the new head strength coach at Marshall.
Missouri Southern State University: an NCAA Division II program part of the MIAA conference located in Joplin, Mo, is currently accepting applications for a strength and conditioning internship. This internship will meet the requirements needed to sit for the CSCCa SCCC certification test. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in overall direction and coordination of strength and conditioning programs for 13 varsity sports. Coordinating with coaching staff of assigned teams to design and implement safe and effective programs. Assist in the every day operations of facility. Applicants must have strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic style lifting exercises. Bachelor’s degree required in appropriate field. Prefer at least 1 year experience in a collegiate athletic setting. Committed to the profession of strength and conditioning a must. Experience with computers preferred. Previous experience in strength and conditioning preferred. $8,000 for a 10 month contract. Start date is August 1, 2011. Send cover letter, resume and list of references to [email protected] Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. E-verify participating employer. EOE/AA