Thursday June 20, 2013
Montana State: Montana State University is currently accepting applications for 3 qualified and highly motivated individuals looking to further develop their skills in the field of strength and conditioning through an UNPAID Internship for fall semester. Preferences of the candidate include the following: Pursuit of future career in strength and conditioning as demonstrated by pursuit of professional certifications (CSCS, CSCC, USAW) and/or continued pursuit of a degree in a sport science or related field, CPR/First Aid and AED certification. Closing date of applications will be July 19, 2013. Timeline of work will be August 23 – December 20, 2013. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Head Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Ricardo Ramirez at the following email address: email@example.com
Merrimack College (D-II - MA): Merrimack College, a member of the Division 2 Northeast- 10 Conference and Division 1 Hockey East, is seeking applicants to fill two open positions for Fall Semester 2013 volunteer internships. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for all 23 intercollegiate sports, including: teaching of technique and concepts in Strength, Power, Speed, Agility, and Conditioning movements, program design, and maintenance and upkeep of newly constructed varsity weight room, opening August 2013. Candidates are required to be working toward a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, also pursuing relevant certifications, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in Strength and Conditioning. . To be considered, please send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Jim McGuire, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike Street, North Andover MA. 01845, or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Merrimack College encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.
Western Michigan: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic sports) at Western Michigan University is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill the Fall of 2013 and the Spring of 2014 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate level Strength and Conditioning setting. Daily responsibilities will include the following: 1. Assisting with supervision and implementation of strength training programs for various sports 2.Tending to daily maintenance of the training facilities 3.Learning the basics of programming and practical application. 4. Any other duties specified by the Director of the program. Please note, this is a non-paid position. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate level Strength and Conditioning Coach. If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Dixie State: Dixie State University is seeking qualified interns for the 2013 Fall semester. This is a non-paid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain college credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning with 13 varsity sports and recommendation for future employment opportunities. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, and a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW Certification is preferred. First Aid / CPR / AED is required. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Bryce Patterson at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Villanova: Villanova Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting volunteer intern applicants for Fall 2013. Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and football field for conditioning workouts; daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room and all of its equipment; intern will assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. Applicant should be eligible and preparing to sit for the CSCS, CSCCA, PES, and/or USAW. Interns MUST be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position, however, volunteers will receive a unique experience working at a Division I program with FCS Football and Olympic Sports. At the end of the internship, volunteers will better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit, if applicable. Expected start date is August 19, 2013 and end date is December 20, 2013. Please send a resume and three references by email to: email@example.com. No cover letters. The deadline for applications is Friday, July 5, 2013.
Morovian College (D-III - PA): Moravian College (in Bethlehem, PA) is seeking 2 Volunteer Intern for the Spring 2013 semester. This individual will gain valuable experience at the college level as well as credit approved by their institution. The internship will involve assisting in the supervision of training sessions, different training methods, nutrition, learning/executing exercise technique, daily maintenance of equipment, and educational research. Qualifications: Must be working toward certification, previous coaching or playing experience preferred, and exhibit a strong desire to be a strength and conditioning coach. To apply, send resume and cover letter along with references to Spencer Brown, Director of Strength and Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Washington State: Washington State University Football Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications to fill a paid Internship position. The position will report directly to Jason Loscalzo, Director of Football Strength and Conditioning and will assist with all areas of Football Strength and Conditioning for WSU student athletes. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following: assist with instruction and administering of all year-round Football training, teaching and coaching proper training technique, set up and break down of all training equipment and facilities, nutritional supplement distribution, nutritional supplement stocking and inventory, maintaining facility cleanliness, conduct periodic equipment safety checks, anticipate potential needs of the program, and all other duties assigned by the Director of Football Strength and Conditioning. Qualifications include: the ability to work long hours and weekends, punctuality, dependability, strong work ethic, intrinsic motivation, great interpersonal skills, and a desire to advance in the field of strength and conditioning. Desired qualifications include – Bachelors Degree, holding or pursuing certification (CSCS, USAW, SCCC), and past experience as a collegiate athlete. Compensation is $24,000 over 12 months and full benefits. Anticipated start date is July 15, 2013. If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Jason Loscalzo, Washington State University Director of Football Strength and Conditioning at Jason.Loscalzo@wsu.edu.
Wednesday June 19, 2013
Missouri: The University Of Missouri Department Of Athletic Performance is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern with 6 positions available. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assistance of supervision for daily activities, set up and break down for daily activities, routine maintenance, weekly projects and reports, and assistance with execution of workout design and implementation for various sports. There is no monetary compensation provided, however, there will be opportunities for professional development. All prospective interns are expected to have outstanding work ethic, energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail. Certified individuals are preferred, but it is not a requirement. Resumes must be in before July 15th. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com. If there are any questions or concerns, please contact Rusty Burney at (573) 882-1647.
Oregon State: Jeff Macy has been named director of sports performance at Oregon State. Macy has served as head strength coach for the Milwaukee Bucks since June 2008.
Tuesday June 18, 2013
St. Leo University (D-II - FL): Saint Leo University, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Sunshine State Conference, is currently accepting internship applications for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters. Qualified candidates should be planning on pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning. This 17 week internship will afford candidates the opportunity to acquire hands-on experience and knowledge while becoming a positive asset to Saint Leo University and its student-athletes. Primary Responsibilities: Assist with the supervision and execution of training programs, Assist with daily administrative and maintenance duties involved in the program and facility, Complete various educational assignments and weekly projects, Teach student-athletes proper technique and equipment use, Maintain a journal and develop strength and conditioning portfolio while being responsible for one or more sports team TBD by your comprehension, prior experience, knowledge, and skill level. Qualifications: Strong work ethic, punctual, and enthusiastic, Junior or Senior, working towards completion of a Bachelor’s degree, as well as working toward a certification with CSCCA or NSCA. Compensation: This is an UNPAID internship but free apparel will be provided to the student during participation. The ability to earn class credit towards graduation requirements is also available. Deadline: Inquiries must be received by July 15, 2013 for the Fall 2013 Semester, and October 15, 2013 for the Spring 2014 semester. Expected start date for Fall semester is August 26th and will run through December 9th. Expected start date for Spring semester is January 8th and will run through April 23rd. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Thomas University (NAIA - GA): Thomas University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; supervise during team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and the desire to become and strength and conditioning professional. Qualifications: (Required) - Bachelor’s degree and acceptance in to graduate school. (Preferred) - CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Tuition (fall and spring), university housing (fall and spring), and monthly stipend. Start date: August 2013. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Professional References to: Corey Potter CSCS, M.A., Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, Thomas University at email@example.com
Reinhardt (NAIA - GA): Reinhardt University Strength and Conditioning is seeking Strength & Conditioning Intern applicants for the Fall 2013 Semester. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Reinhardt’s NAIA intercollegiate athletic programs and assisting with daily maintenance duties. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic and desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field & CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided although meals may be included. Expected start date is August 5th and will run through December 7th. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Strength and Conditioning Coach Alex Derenthal via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you.
South Carolina: The University of South Carolina Football Strength and Conditioning department are accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Intern for the Fall semester. There are six positions available. This is a highly competitive and demanding internship. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated; Must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Working towards a Master’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.), To apply for one of the positions, fill out intern application (found on website) e-mail a cover letter, resume, mission statement, list of professional references, and a video of yourself teaching the Back Squat, Bench Press, and Olympic Lift of your choice to Mike Sirignano, email@example.com. Please no faxed resumes or phone calls.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University is seeking applications for a Strength and Conditioning Coach for Football. Our strength and conditioning coach will develop and administer strength and conditioning programs for football, lead pre-practice and pre-game warm-ups, teach proper lifting techniques, keep good records and maintain and clean the athletic weight room. This person must be highly motivated and works well with football athletes. Position will include housing, meals(while school is in session), and a small stipend. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and References to firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday June 17, 2013
Millersville (D-II - PA): Millersville University is recruiting for a full-time Head Strength & Conditioning Coach to provide expertise, guidance, training, coaching and motivation in strength training and physical conditioning for all student-athletes and university sports teams. This position will design, coordinate and implement a strength and conditioning program to develop sport specific athletic skills for individual teams. Required: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field. Current certification as strength & conditioning coach. For a full description of duties and qualifications and to apply go to https://jobs.millersville.edu and create a staff application. A cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references are required. Full consideration given to applications received by 7/8/13.
Shenandoah (D-III - VA): Shenandoah University, a NCAA Division III institution, is seeking a qualified professional for the position of Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is a full-time, 10 month position with full institutional benefits. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: strength and conditioning program design and implementation for the University’s 20 intercollegiate teams; daily operation of weight room, supervision of work study students and interns, teaching proper techniques and concepts, educating student-athletes concerning the dangers inherent to illegal/banned performance enhancing drugs. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred; CSCS required (other certifications will be considered); previous significant experience within a collegiate strength and conditioning program, graduate assistant or intern; demonstrated commitment to academic, athletic and drug-free performance success on the parts of student-athletes; ability to multi-task and adhere to a flexible and changing work schedule. Only electronic applications will be accepted. Resume, letter of application and a list of 3 professional references should be sent to employment@SU.edu.
Thursday June 13, 2013
South Florida: The University of South Florida Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for the Fall Semester of 2013 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of USF’s 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 5th and will run through December 13th. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to assistant strength coach Greg Honeychuck via e-mail at email@example.com.
Truman HS (Taylor, MI): Truman High School in Taylor, MI is looking for strength coach for the football program. The candidate would also coach a position on offense or defense and have the option of coaching track and field at Truman. Interested candidates please email head coach Eric Stiegel firstname.lastname@example.org and send all relevant materials.
Wednesday June 12, 2013
Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Fairmont State is looking for a head strength and conditioning coach. This position leads and oversees all aspects of the training, planning and operation of the Fairmont State Strength and Conditioning program, including team practice times; identification of times and of locations of training; training-needs evaluation of all student/athletes; organizing the weight room; training all student-athletes in accordance with WVIAC, NCAA II and University policies; administration of summer camps; overseeing the annual program budget with direct responsibility for expense control; participation in fund raising activities and special events as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Masters degree in a related discipline preferred. All applicants must complete an online application by following this link.
Central College (D-III - IA): Central College is seeking applicants for assistant strength coach and lecturer of exercise science. Responsible to the Director of Athletics and the Director of Strength and Conditioning to develop and manage strength and conditioning activities for all Intercollegiate Athletic programs. Responsible to the Exercise Science Department Chair for teaching classes in the Exercise Science Department. Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in the supervision/management of the Fitness Center programs Collaborate with head coaches and director to develop strength and conditioning activities for all athletes , Train, certify, schedule and manage student workers in the usage, supervision, and safety of the equipment and facilities in the Fitness Center, Coordinate the Fitness Center schedule and supervise users of the facility, Clean, maintain, and renew all equipment on a regular basis, Meet with the Complex Facility Usage Coordinator on a regular basis to coordinate activities in the entire athletic complex, Work in conjunction with the Exercise Science department chair and dean of the faculty to teach 5-6 semester hours annually. To apply for this position please submit cover letter, resume and completed Central College application at this link.
Tuesday June 11, 2013
Our condolences go out to Valparaiso head strength coach Bob Brooks. Brooks' wife, Katrice, lost her battle with breast cancer on Monday. Please remember to keep coach Brooks and his family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Monday June 10, 2013
Washington: The University of Washington is now accepting applications for the position of (Football only) Strength and Conditioning Intern. Remainder of post removed at request of UW who passes along thanks to all that applied. Position is expected to be filled from the group of applicants received.
Clemson: Furman University assistant director of strength and conditioning Adam Smotherman has been named assistant strength and conditioning coach at Clemson.