Tuesday September 1, 2014

Missouri Southern State (D-II): Missouri Southern State University, 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. Prefer at least 1 year of experience in a collegiate athletic setting. Committed to the profession of strength and conditioning a must. Compensation: $10,000 for a 10 month contract. Start date: Immediately. Send cover letter, resume and list of references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. E-verify participating employer. EOE.

Missouri State: Per source, assistant strength coach Jeremy Frey will be promoted to head strength coach. He will take over for Terry Sauerby who accepted a position within the Oakland University (MI) athletic department (see below).

Oakland University (MI): Missouri State head strength coach Terry Sauerby is now the assistant AD for athletic performance at Oakland University

Monday September 1, 2014

Butler: Butler University is looking for a VOLUNTEER PART-TIME Intern for the Fall Semester. Individual should possess AT LEAST a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Preferred candidates should have a credible certification from a recognized organization (NSCA, CSCCA, USA-W) as well as current first-aid and CPR. Proficiency with Olympic lifts is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED. Candidates must have a strong desire to be A COLLEGIATE strength coach and possess a strong character and work ethic. Hours would typically be in the mornings from 6-10am Monday-Friday with no weekend responsibilities. Individual will assist Strength Staff in the day to day operations of the facility, implementation of strength and conditioning programs for various sports and will be given assignments throughout the semester to ensure development. Class credits may apply based on your curriculum’s standards. NO MONETARY, HOUSING, OR MEAL compensation will be provided but we will do our best to help candidate find outside work to help with costs. This is an opportunity to work with Division 1 FCS Football as well as other sports and gain valuable experience as a strength coach. Please e-mail cover letter, resume and minimum of 3 references to Joey Guzzo, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Position will start ASAP. No phone calls, please.

Ole Miss: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic Sports) at the University of Mississippi is now accepting VOLUNTEER internship applications for the spring semester. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include assisting with supervision of training programs, assisting with daily facility maintenance, and all other departmental functions. Intern qualifications: Punctuality; Strong communication skills; Strong work ethic; Ability to follow directions. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s in Exercise Science or related field; CPR/AED certified; CSCS, SCCC, and/or USAW certification. Interns will receive experience working at the Division 1 level, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references with contact information to Coach Simmons at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Friday August 29, 2014

Ohio: ULM assistant director of strength and conditioning Brian Seitz has accepted the same position at Ohio, per source.

Marshall: The Marshall University Strength and Conditioning Department (Olympic Sports) is seeking motivated individuals to fill 1-2 volunteer coach positions for the Fall 2014 Semester. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Setup, breakdown, and implementation of training programs for 12 intercollegiate teams and assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of the equipment and facility. This is an unpaid position, but the candidate will gain critical experience working and learning in a Division I setting. The internship will begin August 18th, 2014 and will end December 12th, 2014. The candidate must be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field and be CPR and First Aid certified. Preferred qualifications: CSCS, USAW, SCCC. All interested candidates should send a Resume and References to Matt Donelson, Assistant Strength Coach, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thursday August 28, 2014

Wentworth Institute of Technology: The Wentworth Institute of Technology located in Boston MA, Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for fall 2014 intern/volunteer positions. Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of strength and conditioning. The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals. Job Description: Assist the Director of Sports Performance in all day-to-day operations of the Nelson Recreational Center. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all , set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Current students participating in Exercise Science or Strength & Conditioning related degree program. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level is preferred. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Ben Butterfield, Director of Sports Performance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tuesday August 26, 2014

Eastern Illinois: Jon Lundahl, a former intern at Ole Miss and Georgia Tech, has been hired as an assistant strength coach at Eastern Illinois.

Nothern Colorado: Katherine Simon has accepted the assistant director of sports performance position.

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