Friday July 18, 2014
Campbell: Campbell University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the 2014 Fall Semester. Internship will begin August 18th and end December 5th. Intern responsibilities will consist of but are not limited to observation of strength coaches, setting up and breaking down of equipment for training sessions, maintenance responsibilities, data entry, clerical duties, active participation in projects and assignments throughout internship, and assisting strength coaches as needed during training sessions. Qualifications: Applicants must be certified or working toward certification with the CSCCa (SCCC) or the NSCA (CSCS) and have current CPR/AED certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation for this position. Accepted applicants may be able to receive college credit and a recommendation for future employment upon completion of the internship. To Apply: Email a letter of application, resume, and three references (Names and Phone Numbers) to Mike Stryffeler, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning, at .
Delaware: The University of Delaware Strength and Conditioning department is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2014 semester. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for 21 intercollegiate sports. Interns will assist with all strength, speed, and conditioning training, as well as weight room maintenance and upkeep. The successful candidate must display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. This is an UNPAID volunteer position. Candidates are required to be working toward a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, as well as pursuing relevant certifications. To be considered, please send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Ted Perlak, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University’s Strength & Conditioning is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the 2014 Fall semester. Applicants should be interested in advancing their career in collegiate athletic performance. Duties will include assisting in all aspects of the Strength & Conditioning program, including design, implementation, daily set-up/breakdown and facility maintenance. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin immediately. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to university background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a non- paid volunteer position, requiring a minimum of 20 hours/week, though more hours will be strongly encouraged. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates should have or be in the pursuit of a Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Candidates should also have or be in pursuit of obtaining their CSCS, SCCC-CSCCa and/or USAW. Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to Director of Strength & Conditioning Ben Sowders at
Thursday July 17, 2014
Missouri Southern: Missouri Southern State University: an NCAA Division II program part of the MIAA conference located in Joplin, Mo, is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. It is a non-benefited Intern position. This position will also meet the requirements needed to sit for the CSCCa SCCC certification test. Responsibilities: 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 staffs of assigned teams to design and implement safe and effective programs. Assisting in the everyday operations of the facility. Applicants must have strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic style lifting exercises. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required-Masters preferred in appropriate field. SCCC certification preferred. Prefer at least 2 years of experience in a collegiate athletic setting. Committed to the profession of strength and conditioning a must. Compensation: $24,000 for a 12 month contract. Start date: August, 1 2014. Send cover letter, resume and list of references to .
Davidson: The Davidson College Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the Fall Semester of 2014 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic; Desire to learn; Enthusiasm; Desire to become a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Expected Start Date is August 25th 17th. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Zach Rowell, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Davidson College, Box 7158 Davidson, NC 28035- 7158, or via e-mail .
Marshall: Marshall University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2014. The internship begins August 18th and ends December 19th. These are unpaid positions. However, these positions offer an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree, based on circumstance. The interns that are selected will also have the opportunity to accumulate internship hours in preparation for the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) Certification Process. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the Marshall University Football, Baseball and Softball teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Characteristics desired of an intern include great work ethic, attitude, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Pieper via email at . Please, no phone calls.
Buffalo State: Buffalo State College’s strength and conditioning department is accepting applications for the FALL 2014 Strength and Conditioning 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. 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 and must be a self-starter. Application Process: For full consideration email your cover letter, resume, and 2 reference to . Deadline to apply is August 1, 2014. Internship begins September 1, 2014.
Avila (NAIA - MO): Brian Ciolek has become the first director of strength and conditioning at Avila University. Prior to landing the position at Avila, Ciolek was on staff at Park University for five years.
CSU-Bakersfield (CA): California State University Bakersfield is looking to hire a strength and conditioning assistant. This is a ten month, non-tenured position. RESPONSIBILITIES: The person selected will assist the Director of Performance in the day to day operations in the strength and conditioning department. The duties include but are not limited to: Design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for athletic teams. Individual must be competent in the demonstration and teaching of the weightlifting movements, speed and agility drills and conditioning activities. Individual will work closely with the sports medicine staff to ensure a safe working environment, communicate with coaches and other staff concerning sports performance issues, provide performance testing and monitoring, maintaining and cleaning of facility, and provide supervision for the weight room facility. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree is required and a minimum of three years of successful NCAA Division I experience is preferred. NSCA-CSCS is required and CPR-AED certification/recertification is required upon hiring. Review of applications will begin on 7/29/14 and continue until the APPLY TO: Direct a letter of application, accompanied by a resume of experience and pertinent data (proof of degree) and at least three references (names and telephone numbers) to assistant AD/director of performance CSU Bakersfield via e-mail at .
Tuesday July 15, 2014
Pittsburg State (D-II - KS): Pittsburg State University is seeking a committed and enthusiastic individual to join the Strength & Conditioning staff as a Graduate Assistant. The individual must have a desire to learn and a passion to pursue a career in strength & conditioning. Responsibilities: Oversee and administer strength and conditioning programs for assigned sport, provide detailed programs for assigned sports, assist in teaching and monitoring athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science; CSCC and/ or CSCS certifications; current CPR/AED certification. Compensation: The selected candidate is not guaranteed tuition assistance as that is decided on a case-by-case basis by the Director of Athletics. However, all non-teaching graduate assistants pay in-state tuition rates. The graduate assistance stipend is paid hourly on a bi-weekly basis and usually totals $9,000-$12,000 per year depending on hourly pay rate and total hours worked. To apply, submit a resume along with 3 professional references to Matt Nelson, Director of Strength Training and Nutrition at .
DePaul: DePaul is seeking an assistant director of sports performance. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, 1-3 years of coaching experience, CSCS certification, CPR/First Aid certified, ability to demonstrate proper lifting techniques, flexible hours. Preferred qualifications: Master's degree, 1-3 years of coaching experience at the Division I level. See salary and benefits info here. See the full job posting and apply here.
Columbia: Columbia University Strength and Conditioning is looking for qualified applicants for a volunteer internship position for fall 2014. This is an unpaid position. The Volunteer will however receive invaluable experience working solely with the football team. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: set up,break down of weight room and field for all activities. Cleaning and daily maintenance of the weight room and equipment as well as supervision and interaction with team during lifts and runs. The applicant must be motivated, vocal communicator with ability to think on their feet. Have a desire to learn and to move on to be an asst strength coach. Must also possess or be eliigible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC or USAW and be in a Bachelors degree program in a related field. You must be CPR/AED certified. The potential for future recommendations and career opportunites await for the right candidate. St art date would be August 19th. Please forward your resume and 3 references by email to Robert Gilmartin, Head Strength and Conditioniing Coach Football : .
UC San Diego: The University of California, San Diego is seeking 4 qualified applicants for the position of Professional Intern in the Department of Strength and Conditioning. Start date is August 25, 2014. Duties: Regular duties include overall athletic development and strength & conditioning of the 23 varsity teams, assisting the director in implementing year round training programs for the student-athletes on each team based on the physiological needs of that sport as well as establishing a positive rapport with the student-athletes and coaching staff’s while establishing themselves as a coaching figure and conducting themselves accordingly. Qualifications: Potential interns should be able to demonstrate a wide variety of exercises including Olympic lifting techniques, and one to two years' experience coaching free weight exercise. Former collegiate athlete experience preferred. Should possess First Aid and CPR certifications, be an NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist or studying for it and a Bachelor’s degree or completing requirements to attain degree. Due to the nature of the duties as they relate to working with student–athletes a background check is required prior to the start of the internship. To Apply: Please send a letter of interest and resume with references to Myles Cooper, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and Kevin Backus, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach; .
Monday July 14, 2014
Dartmouth: Spencer Brown is now the head strength and conditioning coach.
Old Dominion: The Old Dominion Sports Performance Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Football Sports Performance Coach. This is a 12 month entry level position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff with the daily implementation of football sports performance, assist the Assistant Director of Sports Performance Coach with field hockey sports performance and will serve as the primary contact for men’s soccer. Compensation: $16,700 to be paid in monthly stipends. Preferred Qualifications: prior collegiate athletic playing and/or coaching experience, CPR/AED certified, certification or working towards certification through NSCA or CSCCA. Applications will be reviewed immediately with an anticipated start date of Aug. 1. Interested candidates should submit via email a letter of interest, resume and current list of references to: Ryan Martin, Director of Sports Performance at .
Davidson: Davidson College Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications for one part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; work closely with the sport coaches to develop the best hands on strength and conditioning programs for their respective sports. Required qualifications must include: strong work ethic, CSCS Certification, desire to learn, enthusiasm, desire to become a qualified collegiate strength and conditioning coach. Position is open until filled. To apply go through the Davidson College human resources website here.
Friday July 11, 2014
FAU: The Florida Atlantic University Strength & Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2014 semester (Aug.18th-Dec.12th). Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; as well as college credit toward graduation, if applicable. Please be aware that there will be NO monetary compensation, nor housing offered for this position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all FAU sports; set up, and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, and highly motivated; must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared towards Exercise Physiology or a related field; experience in a college strength & conditioning setting. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; working towards a nationally-accredited strength & conditioning certification (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, etc.); knowledge/experience working with Microsoft Excel. In order to apply for this position, please e-mail a resume, and a list of 3 professional references (with contact information) to Joe Valentino, . Please no faxes or phone calls.
University of Wisconsin-River Falls: The UW-River Falls athletic performance department is seeking highly motivated individuals for a ten month Athletic Performance Internship starting August 1st 2014 and finishing May 31st 2015. This ten month intern position is designed for recent graduates looking to gain experience which includes a $5000-$8000 contract to be paid in monthly stipends, work/athletic apparel, opportunities to travel for professional development, and potential to earn extra income working campus jobs. Required Qualifications: Must have a strong work-ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field, current CPR/AED certification, and successful completion of the University of Wisconsin System background check. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience playing or coaching college athletics; certification from one of the following NSCA, CSCCA, or ACSM. Applications will be reviewed immediately. If you are interested, email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Carmen Pata, Director of Athletic Performance at . No phone calls please.
Houston: The University of Houston Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2014. These are unpaid positions. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the University of Houston Sports Performance team set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Characteristics desired of an intern include great work ethic, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to detail, punctuality, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Odom or Kelly Spriggs by July 25, 2014 at or .