Tuesday November 24, 2015
Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2016 internship positions. Start date will be January 4, 2016. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of the Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s). Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to email@example.com.
Fordham: Fordham has a part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach position available. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Design, implement, and evaluate sport-specific speed, strength, and conditioning for varsity teams as assigned by the Assistant AD. Analyzing nutritional habits of student-athletes and educating them on healthy dietary choices. Computer data entry of strength, speed, and conditioning test results, athlete nutritional analyses, and other data as necessary. Communicating with sport coaches and sports medicine staff regarding physical training issues and injury limitations of student-athletes. Anticipating potential risks of injury, taking measures to remove them, and, in the event of an injury, having the ability to implement emergency medical procedures. Compliance with all NCAA, Atlantic 10, Patriot League, and University rules and regulations. Additional duties as assigned. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred. 1-3 years’ experience required, working in a collegiate strength and conditioning environment preferred. USA Weightlifting Level 1 certification, or National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) certification, or Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCC) certification required. CPR and First Aid certification required. Proven success in all areas of strength and conditioning programming, Olympic style lifts, plyometrics, speed development, conditioning, and flexibility. Applicants are asked to send a resume, cover letter, and list of references (minimum of 3) to Tim Rehm at firstname.lastname@example.org.