Tuesday May 27, 2014

Wagner: Elon assistant strength coach Brian Tracz has accepted the head strength and conditioning position at Wagner College.

Elon: Former Tennessee and Florida International assistant strength and conditioning coach Ryan Horton has accepted the head strength job at Elon.

Bixby (OK): Bixby High School, a 6A (largest classification in OK), iss looking for a full time strength and conditioning coach. The position would include working with athletes from all sports. CSCS and USAW certifications are preferred. If interested please email a resume to Loren Montgomery at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Pittsburg State (KS): Pittsburg State is looking to hire a director of strength training and nutrition. Application deadline is June 3rd. See the full posting here.

Pepperdine: Pepperdine University has hired Bri Holder as an assistant strength and conditioning coach, per source.

Northwestern State (LA): Northwestern State University is accepting applications for 1 Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Position. The applicant should be certified or be willing to get certified by the NSCA, CSCCa, or USA Weightlifting. The applicant MUST HAVE COMPLETED THE GRE EXAM. Compensation packages will be discussed with applicants that receive phone interviews. If interested in this position send a resume, cover letter, and a list of professional references to Director of Strength and Conditioning, Evan Coachman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please, no phone calls. Also, acceptance into Northwestern Graduate School is mandatory for final consideration of Graduate Assistant Position. Applications will be reviewed upon them being received, and interviews will begin immediately.

Friday May 23, 2014

Wyoming: Former Buffalo wide receiver Fred Lee will join the Wyoming strength staff according to his Twitter account.

Western Carolina: Former WCU assistant strength coach Dan O'Connell has accepted the head strength position at Woodruff HS (SC).

Bradley: The Bradley University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Assistant Sport Performance Coach. This is a 12-month, part-time, entry level position. This position offers the opportunity to gain direct experience training Division I athletes, encompassing strength and conditioning program design and implementation for 200+ student-athletes in all 15 sports; involving education and instruction on proper lifting technique, running mechanics, speed development, agility training, flexibility and recovery methods. 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. Certification by CSCS, USAW and/or CSCCa needs to be actively pursued if not already obtained. CPR certification is required within 30 days of hire. To ensure full consideration submit a cover letter, resume and complete contact information for three professional references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Western Carolina: The athletic performance staff has filled their vacancy by hiring Emmanuel EJ Hibbler, a former intern at LSU under Tommy Moffitt. WCU would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming response to their job posting.

Thursday May 22, 2014

Stevenson (D-III - MD): Stevenson University, Owings Mills, MD seeks a Coordinator of Strength and Conditioning. We are seeking a dynamic individual to Coordinate the Strength and Conditioning of a vibrant, very competitive Division III athletics department. This individual will be responsible for growing the Strength and Conditioning/Athletic Performance Committee and starting an Internship Program to assist with the Strength and Conditioning area. This is not an entry level position. CSCS is Required, and experience beyond Graduate Assistant/Intern is given preference. The application must be submitted via this link. Position is open until filled. NO phone calls please. 

Tuesday May 20, 2014

Henderson State (AR): Henderson State University Strength and Conditioning is looking for one (1) volunteer unpaid strength and conditioning intern positions for the Fall 2014 semester. Internship will begin August 11th and continue through December 2014. This is an unpaid internship but great opportunity to gain experience working with high level athletes. Duties: Assist S & C coordinators with all aspects of training for football. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by HC and S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field as well as fulfill school internship hours if necessary. If interested send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Jason Smelser, Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Monday May 19, 2014

University of Redlands (D-III - CA): Redlands is looking for candidates to fill their head strength and conditioning coach position. Description: Under the direction of the Director of Athletics, serves as the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for twenty-one intercollegiate programs in addition to providing oversight for all activities associated with the ongoing, daily operations of the Fitness Center, a 7500 sq. ft. facility open to the university community. For more information please visit the following link; http://www.redlands.edu/offices-directories/human-resources/19087.aspx#.U3pZdvldWyU

Seattle University (WA): Seattle University Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for two (2) volunteer UNPAID strength and conditioning intern positions for the Fall 2014 Quarter. Internships will begin September 22 and continue through December 6, 2014. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division-I Collegiate strength and conditioning setting. The internship may fulfill course credit if necessary. Qualifications: Currently pursuing a bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, currently hold or pursuing CSCS, USAW, and/or SCCC certification(s), and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Compensation: This is a UNPAID VOLUNTEER position. Interested applicants must send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Isaiah Gonzales, Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University Strength and Conditioning program is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for strength and conditioning interns for the SUMMER 2014 semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Midwestern State University’s 12 Division II intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise physiology or related field; NSCA-CSCS or USAW certifications; CPR certification. One year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience is preferred. Having a background in performing and coaching Olympic lifts is preferred. Compensation: This is a non-paid position, but offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Zack Gillen or Dalton Smith, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. respectively. Internship Dates: June 2 –August 8.

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