Tuesday August 13, 2013
Southern Miss: Stephen Parker has joined the strength staff at Southern Miss as a graduate assistant. He has previously interned at LSU and Mississippi State.
Wichita State: Wichita State is seeking applicants for three unpaid internships for the fall and spring semesters. Preferred qualifications include pursuing Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Exercise Science, Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Measurement and Evaluation, and/or Nutrition; SCCC or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. If qualified send a letter of interest, resume and three professional references to: Adam Ringler, Associate Coordinator Strength & Conditioning, Wichita State University. E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (316) 978-7595
Carleton College: The Carleton College Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for one volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning intern for the fall 2013 trimester. Internship will begin September 9th and go to December 1, 2013. Qualifications: Completed or working towards Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field. Desire to pursue career as a strength and conditioning coach, a strong work ethic, familiarity with the Olympic Lifts, working toward CSCS or SCCC certification, and CPR/AED Certified. Responsibilities: Setup and breakdown of equipment for training sessions, assisting strength and conditioning coaches with warm-ups, coaching proper lifting form and technique, and weight room maintenance. Possibility of designing and implementing programs for assigned teams. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field as well as fulfill school internship hours if necessary. Carleton College is located approximately 30 Miles from the Twin Cities so there are numerous part-time employment opportunities close by. Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Jim Jarvis, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at email@example.com
Miami (FL): There are currently no open positions on the strength staff.
Old Dominion: Former Miami (FL) assistant strength coach Alex Paarr is now working with the ODU basketball team.
Eastern Washington: Eastern Washington is looking for an assistant AD for athletic performance. This position will serve in an advisory role to the Athletic Director in evaluating all aspects of strength and conditioning for all student-athletes and to provide insight into possible improvements that can be made for all. Screening to Begin: 08-26-2013. Term of Appointment: July 1 - June 30 annually. Required Degree: Bachelor's Degree Degree required by: Start Date Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with a minimum of three (3) years experience working in collegiate Strength and Conditioning, professional sports or a related area. Experience must include working with both men and women student athletes and football. Must possess one of the following certifications: 1.CSCS (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist) 2.SCCC (Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified) Also needs to be First Aid/CPR/AED certified within the first 30 days of employment. Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in a related field with five (5) years of collegiate experience (minimum of two (2) of those years in Division I) working as a Strength and Conditioning coach. If interested, apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/64zwsmv.
Monday August 12, 2013
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University is seeking a full-time 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. Duties will include assisting with the day to day Football program as well as covering assigned sports by the Director. 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. . Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. All candidates interested please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
San Jose State: San Jose State University is seeking a highly motivated and qualified candidate for the position of VOLUNTEERINTERN in the Athletic Performance Department for the Fall Semester. The capable candidates will have the opportunity to advance their competence while gaining knowledge and experience in the field of Athletic Performance at a Division 1A institution. Responsibilities for both NON-PAID positions are: assist AP staff with all daily maintenance and operational duties, involvement in volunteer/intern professional development program, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Performance Coach.Qualifications: Applicants should be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field. Must have a strong desire to be involved in Athletic Performance at the collegiate level; proficient in Microsoft Excel; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; must be diligent and willing to learn; adhere to all university, conference and NCAA regulations. This non-paid position requires a minimum of 30 hours per week. Application Process: For full consideration email your letter of application, resume and three recent letters of recommendation to email@example.com. Deadline to apply is August 30, 2013.
Saturday August 10, 2013
Boise State: Sources tell us that former Gardner-Webb grad assistant Bryan Klobucar is heading to Boise State as an assistant strength coach.
Friday August 9, 2013
Stetson: Stetson University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for (volunteer) Strength & Conditioning Interns for the 2013-2014 school year. Responsibilities include: designing & implementing year-round strength & conditioning programs for select teams at SU (TBD), assisting in the complete training of all teams, student workers, projects, scheduling of teams, cleaning and maintenance of facilities. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in an Exercise Science or related field; CSCS or SCCC not required but preferred; current CPR/AED certification, ability to gather data, compile information, prepare reports, and work with Microsoft Office programs; must have strong communication, leadership, organizational sklls, and strong desire to be a collegiate strength and conditioning coach; THERE IS NO MONITARY COMPENSATION FOR THIS POSITION, COACH WILL RECEIVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO OBTAIN NCAA D1 EXPERIENCE, STRENGTH CERTIFICATIONS. If you are looking to complete the CSCCa Practicum under an approved CSCCa mentor this is a great opportunity. If interested in a position, please send cover letter, resume, and professional references by September 1, 2013 to Director of Strength & Conditioning Brad Lokey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants for the Fall and Spring semesters. UPenn is a member of the Ivy League Conference. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of UPenn's 31 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Qualifications include: strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications but not required include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to college/university background checks. This is a Volunteer/unpaid position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Cristi Bartlett, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, via email at Cristib@pobox.upenn.edu. No phone calls please.
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 equipment, intern will assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, a desire to learn, and a strong work ethic. Applicants are encouraged to either possess or be preparing to sit for a field related professional certification. Potential interns with CPR/AED certification will be given preference. This is an unpaid position; however, volunteers will receive a unique experience working with both Football and Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Coaches. At the conclusion of the internship, volunteers will be better prepared to sit for professional certification exams, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit, if applicable. Expected start date is September 1, 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, August 16, 2013.
Thursday August 8, 2013
McNeese State (FCS - LA): Jason Little has been hired as the athletics department's head strength and conditioning coach.
Wednesday August 7, 2013
Northwestern: Northwestern University Sports Performance is looking for Olympic Sports Intern Fall 2013. This is an unpaid internship position working with male and female athletes across 18 teams. Candidates should be pursuing a career as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach or a similar field. Candidates should be dedicated, hardworking, and outgoing and will be expected to assist in daily facility duties, execution of team workouts, and complete assignments pertaining to the field. Positions are open to all applicants but past collegiate weight room experience and certifications are preferred. Candidates are expected to uphold rules and regulations set forth by the NCAA and Big Ten conference. Interested candidates should fill out the application questions found here, and submit them along with a resume and professional references to: Mike Schweigert – Assistant Director of Sports Performance at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is August 23, 2013.
James Madison: Christian Carter, from East Tennessee State University, has accepted the senior assistant strength coach position. Carter was a grad assistant strength coach at Virginia Tech before doing his doctoral work at ETSU. Also, Jake Patton, former head strength coach at American University, is the associate director of strength and conditioning for football at JMU.
Shenandoah University: James Madison assistant strength coach Quintrel Lenore has accepted the head strength and conditioning position at Shenandoah University.
Washburn (D-II - KS): Washburn University, a NCAA Division II member of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association Conference, is accepting applications for a Paid Intern/Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the school year 2013 - 2014. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. This position offers no benefits. Washburn University seeks qualified individuals preferably with collegiate experience to assist with all 10 Division- 2 varsity athletic sports and cheer squad. Primary responsibilities include assisting with the supervision and execution of training programs, assisting the strength staff in all phases of the program including upkeep of facility. Secondary responsibilities will be working with assigned sports. Qualifications include strong work ethic, punctual, and enthusiastic. Also prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete. Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Certifications in one or more of the following is preferred, but not required: SCCC, CSCS, and USAW. Knowledge in the area of sports nutrition a plus. Position is open until filled. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to the Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, David Trupp at email@example.com
University of Great Falls (NAIA - MT): The University of Great Falls is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Graduate Assistant in the strength and conditioning department. The dates of responsibility will be September 1-June 30 and is a part-time position. Compensation includes Tuition remission plus $5,000 dollar stipend. The candidate will need to be accepted into the university’s graduate program, as well as maintain an AED/CPR and current First Aid Certification This position offers the opportunity to gain direct experience training athletes, encompassing strength and conditioning program design and implementation for student-athletes in all 14 sports; involving education and instruction on proper lifting technique, running mechanics, speed development, agility training, flexibility and recovery methods. A Bachelor’s degree is required. The successful candidate must possess significant expertise within the strength and conditioning field; excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; the ability to motivate student-athletes and work cooperatively with coaches and the sport medicine staff; a commitment to excellence and value of education; familiarity and comfort working in an environment with a strong academic commitment; and sensitivity to cultural differences. Proficiency with computer applications, general office software and knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations required. Certification by CSCS, USAW and/or CSCCA needs to be actively pursued if not already obtained. To ensure full consideration submit a cover letter, resume and complete contact information for three professional references to mark@Southworth.org.
Tuesday August 6, 2013
North Carolina State A&T: North Carolina A&T State University, a NCAA Division I member of Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, is accepting applications for (2)Paid Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. This position offers no benefits. North Carolina A&T State University seeks qualified individuals preferably with collegiate experience to assist with all 13 Division-1 varsity athletic sports. Primary responsibilities include assisting with the supervision and execution of training programs, assisting the strength staff in all phases of the program including upkeep of facility. Secondary responsibilities will be working with assigned sports. Qualifications include strong work ethic, punctual, and enthusiastic. Also prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete. Applicant must have the ability to work 30-40 hours plus a week. Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Certifications in one or more of the following is preferred, but not required: SCCC, CSCS, and USAW. Knowledge in the area of sports nutrition a plus. Position is open until filled. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to the Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning, Maurice Sims at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tartleton State (D-II - TX): Tarleton State has hired assistant strength and conditioning coach Adam Biehl from Gardner-Webb to be their first ever full-time assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Maryland: Sources tell us that former Maryland and Wofford strength assistant Josh Siemens is now working at the US Olympic training center in San Diego.
Cumberland (TN): Cumberland University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting two volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning intern positions for the fall 2013 semester. Internship will begin immediately through December 6, 2013. Qualifications: Completed or working towards Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; current CPR/AED certification; previous internship/coaching experience; desire to pursue career as a strength and conditioning coach, strong work ethic. Must have a flexible schedule. Preferred: Currently possesses or working toward CSCS or SCCC certification; ability to work with Microsoft Office programs. Responsibilities: Setup and breakdown of equipment for training sessions, assisting strength and conditioning coaches with warm-ups, coaching proper lifting form and technique, and weight room maintenance. THIS IS A VOLUNTEER POSITION; THERE IS NO COMPENSATION. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field as well as fulfill school internship hours if necessary. Interested applicants must send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Ryan Cotton, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at email@example.com.
Memphis: Former Eastern Washington head strength and conditioning coach Nate Brookerson is now at Memphis as an assistant strength coach.
Charleston: Marc Proto has been hired as the director of sports performance.
Mercer: Strength and conditioning intern Donnie Gumble has been promoted to a grad assistant position. Carl Miller will fill the internship role.
Monday August 5, 2013
Maine: Maine is no longer accepting applicants for the assistant strength and conditioning positions. Thank you for the overwhelming response to the positions.
Yale: Mike Harris, who worked as a strength and conditioning assistant with the St. Louis Cardinals minor league program, has accepted a strength and conditioning position at Yale.
North Carolina Central: North Carolina Central University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting two volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning internships for the fall 2013 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: 2 semester commitment, 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, strength and conditioning coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.