Tuesday June 4, 2013
University of Washington: Sources tell us Hawaii assistant strength coach Grant Steen has accepted the assistant strength coaching position with UW football.
Texas A&M Commerce: Texas A&M University-Commerce is currently accepting applications for a volunteer strength and conditioning intern for Fall semester 2013. Candidates must demonstrate a strong work ethic and be highly motivated to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Responsibilities include enforce facility policies and rules, maintain a neat and clean facility for use by varsity student athletes, assist in spotting of heavy lifts and teaching proper technique when necessary, assist in testing of athletes, effectively and properly motivate athletes to achieve maximum potential in all areas of performance, make sure all weights are in proper place throughout the day, help monitor the training of injured athletes, perform other duties as assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach. Required qualifications: candidates must be in the process of earning or already have earned their bachelor’s degree, CPR/AED certified. To apply submit a resume with 3 references to Lance Farmer at Lance.Farmer@tamuc.edu
Lakeland HS (PA): Lakeland High School is currently seeking a volunteer strength and conditioning coach. Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 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. The ideal candidate would be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the NSCA or USAW. Lakeland High School requires all coaches to have child abuse clearance and criminal background check. If interested please contact Coach Beebe at MBeebe@lakelandsd.org
Tulsa: The Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant (GA) position. GA responsibilities include: Design and implement training protocols for designated teams. Ability to work, write, speak and communicate effectively with staff, administrators and sport coaches. Ability to teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills. Coordinate, evaluate, compile and communicate performance targets. Delegation of daily administrative and maintenance items to interns. Completion of various educational assignments during the assistantship. Graduate Assistant requirements include: Bachelor's degree; Exercise Science or related field preferred. Experience in an NCAA four year college or university weight room working with a variety of teams. Possession of the following personality traits; strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm. Graduate Assistant preferred qualifications include: SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification and background as a competitive collegiate athlete. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Ryder Weischedel, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e?mail: email@example.com.
Monday June 3, 2013
Coastal Carolina: Coastal Carolina University is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; strong communication skills, and the ability to volunteer a minimum of 30 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division I University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org Attention: Sonya Woods.
Northwestern State: Northwestern State has two (2) open graduate assistant positions open. Required qualifiications: Bachelor's Degree Preferred: Masters Degree, N.S.C.A C.S.C.S. certified, USA weightlifting, and / or CSCCa. The responsibilities include but are not limited to: 1) Assist in teaching proper training techniques both on the field and in the weight room for improved athletic performance. 2) Assist in supervision and instruction of year-round strength and conditioning program for NSU intercollegiate athletic teams. 3) Cooperate with athletic training staff in the rehabilitation of athletic injuries. 4) Work cooperatively with coaches, training staff, and other department personnel in all aspects of the Northwestern State University, Intercollegiate Athletic Teams as it relates to the area of strength and conditioning. 5) Knowing and understanding NCAA rules related specifically to recruitment and to the on-going performance of duties within an NCAA Division I program and to follow those rules. 6) Perform other duties as assigned. Email GuarascioJ@nsula.edu if interested.
Friday May 31, 2013
Troy: Troy University is seeking a grad assistant strength and conditioning coach. Applicant must possess a strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic-style lifting exercises. Introduce and teach the objectives of each training phase to student-athletes. Interested applicants should submit the following required materials: (1) a cover letter indicating interest in the position; (2) a complete resume with the name, address, and phone number of three professional references. Requirements: Bachelor's degree required; In a related field preferred. Certified by CSCS, CSCCa, or in the process of sitting for the exam. Experience working with and developing programs for a variety of collegiate sports. Females are strongly encouraged to apply. Send required materials to Coach Richard Shaughnessy at email@example.com
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University is seeking qualified applicants for a paid part-time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for the 2013-2014 academic year. This is a 12-month position starting on August 1st. This position will require a minimum of 20 hours a week, though schedule must be flexible to meet the needs of the department. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related program. NSCA-CSCS, CPR & AED Certified. Prior experience at the collegiate level or playing at the collegiate level preferred, but not required. Essential job functions for the position include, but are not limited to: Assisting the Director and assistant strength and conditioning coaches in developing and implementing strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for the University’s intercollegiate athletic teams; Assessing student-athletes' physical attributes to improve athletic performance; Designing and implementing programs for assigned teams; Maintaining weight rooms and equipment; Input of testing data and daily/weekly updating of speed, strength, and conditioning workouts; Provide discipline and motivation to student-athletes to excel and improve; Performing miscellaneous related duties when necessary. Please send cover letter, resume and references by email to: Jamie.Faro@Pepperdine.edu The deadline for resumes is June 15th, 2013.
North Carolina Central (FCS): North Carolina Central University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches for the fall semester. Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional; Must have completed or are working toward completing a bachelors degree at an accredited college/university; Must 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. Rewards: Those seeking to become SCCC certified will receive mentoring from a certified Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. You will learn various training methodologies, in-depth Olympic lifting modalities, and programming. The knowledge and experience gained will prepare interns for potential graduate assistantships and future professional positions in the field of strength and conditioning. To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, assistant strength and conditioning coach, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application reviews will begin immediately and cease until positions are filled.
Livonia HS (LA): Livonia High School is seeking a full time Strength and Conditioning coach that is PE certified to join the athletic staff. Please contact Coach Brewerton for more information. David.email@example.com
Thursday May 30, 2013
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University’s Strength & Conditioning is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the Spring 2013 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 nonpaid 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 Assistant Athletic Performance Coach Adam Biehl at firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday May 29, 2013
Wyoming: Wyoming is seeking a grad assistant strength and conditioning coach. Applicant must possess a strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic-style lifting exercises. Introduce and teach the objectives of each training phase to student-athletes. Interested applicants should submit the following required materials: (1) a cover letter indicating interest in the position; (2) a complete resume with the name, address, and phone number of four professional references. Requirements: Bachelor's degree required; Physical Education or related field preferred. Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (C.S.C.S.) through National Strength and Conditioning Association or sitting for exam is required. Minimum of two years coaching experience in the Strength and Conditioning field at a four year college or University level, working with a variety of teams or having a background as competitive collegiate athlete required. Required materials should be submitted to Trent Greener at email@example.com.
Nicholls State (FCS - LA): Nicholls State University, a NCAA Division 1 institution located in Thibodaux, Louisiana, invites applicants for one (1) graduate assistantship position. This position reports directly to the Director of Strength & Conditioning. Applicant will be responsible for design, implementation and supervision of strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for teams as assigned by the Director of Strength and Conditioning. They will also assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach with Football lifting and conditioning. The graduate assistantship is for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters with consideration for contract renewal for the 2014-2015 school year. Contingent on acceptance into Nicholls State Graduate School by the Fall 2013 deadline. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related program. NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa-SCCC, USAW, and/or NASM-PES Certification a plus, but not required. Must be CPR & AED Certified. Prior experience at the collegiate level or playing at the collegiate level preferred, but not required. Applicant must be able to demonstrate and teach all Olympics lifts. Must be accepted into Nicholls State Graduate School by the Fall 2013 deadline. Compensation: Stipend of $5,000 spread out over Academic Year (Fall and Spring Semesters Only) AND Tuition Waiver. Nicholls State Athletic Gear when available. Deadline: Review of applicants will begin immediately. Start date is August 15, 2013. How to apply: Submit Letter of Interest, Resume and Three (3) References to Rob Bernardi, Director of Athletics at Nicholls State University at firstname.lastname@example.org. PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS!
Tuesday May 28, 2013
Southern Arkansas (D-II): Southern Arkansas is seeking a Strength and Conditioning Coordinator and full time offensive line coach. Experience recruiting student athletes and coaching the offensive line preferred. Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree, Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, experience with Hudl, and previous experience with strength and conditioning. Please send a letter of application, a resume, and at least three personal references to Josh Lawson email@example.com.
Wofford: Wofford College Athletics is seeking an Assistant Coach for the Strength and Conditioning Department. Basic responsibilities include the design and implementation of programs for assigned teams, teach and instruct proper weight training and running prescription, general upkeep and maintenance of the facility, and commitment to the college. Requirements for the position are as follows: Bachelor’s Degree, CSCS Certification, CPR/First Aid Certification, previous experience at the collegiate level in the weight room, desire to learn and possess a passion for training studentathletes. The position is a 10-month assignment which pays a $5,000 stipend plus furnished housing and an on-campus meal plan for the successful applicant. Anticipated start date is July 2013. Interested individuals please email a cover letter and resume in addition to three (3) professional references to LineMD@wofford.edu. Subject heading should read "ATTN: Josh Medler" for full consideration.
Gardner-Webb: Sources tell us Ben Sowders is the new director of strength & conditioning at Gardner-Webb. Sowders has previously served at Southern Miss, Alabama and Western Kentucky.
Monday May 27, 2013
Louisiana Tech: Kurt Hester has accepted the head strength & conditioning job at Louisiana Tech.
Cleveland State: Tim Bilbrey has been named strength & conditioning coach at Cleveland State.
Thursday May 23, 2013
Georgia: The University of Georgia invites applications for the position of full time, 11 month Intern to the Strength and Conditioning Staff for Olympic Sports, no benefits. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree required and Master’s Degree preferred in exercise physiology, physical education, or related field. Experience in the strength and conditioning field at the intercollegiate level either as an athlete, graduate assistant or a student coach is preferred, have experience with designing and implanting athletic performance programs. Solid knowledge of basic barbell lifts and Olympic lifts along with teaching techniques are a must- functional training skills are beneficial. CSCS or CSCCa and CPR certifications required; USAW Level I certification preferred, experience with functional testing (FMS) and training preferred. Computer literacy especially Excel and Word are essential. This is an 11-month appointment, no benefits. Compensation $16,500. Deadline to apply is May 30th, 2013. Projected sttart date is July 2013. Apply by e-mailing a resume, cover letter and copies of credentials / certifications and the names and contacts of three professional references to HRdept@sports.uga.edu.
Colgate: We hear the head strength job is open.
Davidson: Davidson College is no longer accepting applicants for their part time assistant strength position. Thank you everyone for the overwhelming interest.