Friday August 7, 2009 (Update 2)

Pittsburgh: The PITT Football Physical Preparation Staff is currently accepting applications for interns for the 2009 season. Duties Include:

  • Supervising athletes during weight room and field based training

  • Transportation, set up, breakdown of training equipment

  • Cleaning areas of weight room and training equipment

Candidates must have:

  • Experience in instructing weight training and field training drills

  • an interest in becoming a coach/trainer of athletes

  • a strong work ethic

What will place you at an advantage:

  • Being able to lead Division 1 American football players by example in the weight room and field based training


  • Internships are unpaid positions. Interns are responsible for arranging housing and transportation

    How to Apply:

  • Email a one page letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. that describes yourself and explains why you would like to intern with the coaching staff

Friday August 7, 2009

Eastern Illinois University: Part Time Strength and Conditioning Coach - Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL.  The candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing programs for strength training, conditioning, speed improvement, and testing procedures for assigned teams.  Candidates will communicate and work with the athletic training staff to effectively design programs for injured atheltes.  Other duties as assigned.  This is a non-benefit position that will pay $20,000.  Bachelor's degree in exercise science, physical education or related area required. Certification with CSCCa or NSCA required. Experience in working with both male and female athletes. Basic computer skills required; Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.  Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume and list of references to:  Eric Cash, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Ave., Charlestion, IL 61920 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Wednesday August 4, 2009

Portland State: We are hearing that Hawaii assistant strength coach Steve Englehart is joining the staff at Portland State.
Tuesday August 4, 2009

Long Beach State: Former Temple University strength coach Jamie Hiegel has accepted the head strength job at LBSU.

Clemson: We are hearing that Stanford strength assistant, Preston Greene, has accepted the open strength position at Clemson.
Tuesday August 4, 2009

University of Virginia: Internship Program - The University of Virginia Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern - Olympic Sports for the Fall and Spring semesters. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours per week with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience working with collegiate athletes in a scientifically based, progressive training program.  The responsibilities will include:  1. Assisting with supervision and execution of team training programs.  2. Learning and teaching student-athletes proper technique and equipment use.  3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities.  4. Participation in assigned weekly professional development projects.  No monetary compensation will be provided.   Qualifications: Must be self-motivated, focused and have a genuine desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. Ideal candidates will have a certification from one of the following. (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW)   Inquiries must be received by: September 1st for the Fall semester, and November 15th for the Spring semester. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Jim Cavallini via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  If you have any questions, please call Jim Cavallini at 434-243-1082
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