Friday March 22, 2013
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified graduate assistant candidates for Fall 2013. Bachelor’s Degree required and admittance into or pending admission into a Master’s Degree program at Pepperdine University; a strong desire to be involved in strength and conditioning at the collegiate level; must have or be in the process of sitting for the NSCA (CSCS) certification; proficient in Microsoft Excel; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; and must be diligent and willing to take initiative. The graduate assistant position is a one-year contract with the possibility of extending up to two years beginning with the 2013-2014 academic year and includes full tuition waiver for graduate credit hours with the summer terms excluded. This position is unpaid and does not include a stipend. The successful candidate will assist with the implementation of sport-specific strength training programs for all sports and will be assigned his/her own sports, as capable. Please note that Pepperdine University does not have a football team prior to applying. Closing date of applications will be April 15th, 2013. Timeline of work will be August 2013 – May 2014. Please send cover letter, resume and references by email to: Jamie.Faro@Pepperdine.edu.
Portland State: Portland State University is looking for qualified applicants for a full time internship position for summer 2013, starting June 10 through September 6. This is an unpaid internship working with football. Responsibilities include providing a high level of energy on the floor, coaching proper technique and motivating the athletes through off-season weight lifting and conditioning activities, maintenance and cleanliness of the weight room, research projects on various topics, as well as anything else the head football strength and conditioning coach needs assistance with. The applicant will receive valuable experience at the division I level as well as knowledge that will serve them in the field. Along with coaching in the weight room and on the field, there will be structured classroom times for further education. Requirements: Must be able to work full time and whenever you are needed, Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education (or related field) or in final semester, a valid CPR/First Aid certification, and a desire to be a successful strength and conditioning coach. Preferred: A Strength Conditioning or Weightlifting certification (or working toward obtaining a certification) and collegiate athletic playing experience. Interested applicants send a resume and a list of 2 professional references to the Head Football Strength and Conditioning Coach Andrew Pompei at firstname.lastname@example.org
Syracuse: Western Michigan head strength coach Nathaniel Peoples has been added to the staff at Syracuse. He will serve as the assistant director of strength and conditioning.
Wednesday March 20, 2013
Southern (FCS - LA): The Southern University Strength & Conditioning Department 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 and participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Compensation: Course credit. Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. Potential mentorship opportunity to obtain CSCCa, SCCC certification will be available for some candidates. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last year/semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology, health and exercise science, kinesiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred but not required but willing to obtain. If you are interested in the position, please email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com.
Monday March 18, 2013
Western Michigan: Western Michigan Football Speed, Strength & Conditioning is now accepting applications for the Summer 2013 Strength & Conditioning Interns(2). Responsibilities will begin on in May and run through July. Responsibilities will include 1.) Assist with coaching responsibilities both on the floor and on the field 2.) Office duties. 3.) Maintenance of equipment and training facilities. 4.) Other duties as assigned by strength & conditioning staff. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and strong desire to become a College Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: proficient in Microsoft word and excel, currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Individual will gain experience in a division I college strength & conditioning setting as well as future recommendation. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Dan Nichol at firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama Department of Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for 5 full-time intern positions for the summer semester. Application for the internship at the University of South Alabama should include a cover letter, resume, and have a bachelor’s degree or college senior at an accredited institution. Applications for the summer semester are due by April 1st and should be sent to the address listed below. This is a non-paid position but free apparel will be provided to the student during participation. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting the Full-time Strength and Conditioning Coaches with the design and implementation of sport specific strength, speed, agility and quickness programs. During the internship there will be various assignments given to help enrich their experience help develop them to become a better coach. These include but are not limited to; writing a year-round training program(s), developing a training philosophy, facility design, budgeting, staffing and a mock NSCA test. Interested candidates can contact Jon Hersel at email@example.com
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Saturday March 16, 2013
Jacksonville (FCS): Alabama strength and conditioning intern Marci Hoppa has accepted a position at Jacksonville University as an assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Thursday March 14, 2013
St. Francis (NAIA - IL): St. Francis is looking for a Strength GA responsible for the development of 19 sports. $4,000 stipend and classes are included. NO meals or housing. All applicants email a resume and 3 references to Head Football Coach Joe Curry at JCurry@stfrancis.edu
Washington Redskins: The team has announced the hiring of Malcolm Blacken as director of player development. He previously worked for the team from 1996-2000 and in 2010.
Wednesday March 13, 2013
Brown: Brown University Strength and Conditioning department is currently accepting applications for internship positions over the Summer and Fall 2013. Interns will have the opportunity to work with 37 Ivy League varsity teams. Qualifications: Intern must be completing this internship for course credit towards a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Intern must possess or be working toward a certification through the CSCCa, NSCA and/or USAW. Intern must have a strong desire to become a collegiate strength and conditioning professional. Intern will be required to complete a curriculum within the program. Intern will not receive credit if the curriculum is not completed to the standards set forth by Brown’s Strength & Conditioning staff. Compensation: This internship position is unpaid; 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 degree. Interns will receive true strength & conditioning experience with Division I sports. To apply: Please submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Maureen Khairallah via email. Information may be sent to:Maureen_Khairallah@brown.edu
Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Summer 2013 (June 1st-July 31st) internship positions. 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 Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please no phone calls.
Tuesday March 12, 2013
Campbell (FCS - NC): Campbell University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for Summer 2013. Internship will begin May 20 and end August 2. Qualifications: Applicants must be certified or working toward certification with the NSCA (CSCS) or the CSCCa (SCCC). Candidate must have a desire to learn more about the strength and conditioning profession, have knowledge of multi-joint strength movements, Olympic lifts, and basic knowledge of the human anatomy. 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 email@example.com.
Friday March 8, 2013
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for Summer 2013. Applicants should currently be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Preferred qualifications include CSCS and USA-W Certifications. Current CPR certification is required. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin on May 1st and terminate on August 1st. 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. Please send cover letter, resume and references by email to: Jamie.Faro@Pepperdine.edu. The deadline for resumes is April 1st, 2013.