Monday September 10, 2012
Ohio: Zac Brouillette has been promoted from assistant strength coach to assistant director of strength and conditioning and Dak Notestine has been promoted from his grad assistant role to assistant strength coach.
Wednesday September 5, 2012
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. The position is a graduate assistantship that includes a month to month stipend and a full tuition waiver. Applicant must possess one of the following certifications CSCS, SCCC, or USAW before submitting their application. The applicant must also hold a bachelor’s degree in a related field (Exercise Science, Athletic Training, Physical Education, or Strength and Conditioning) with minimum of one year collegiate coaching experience. The applicant must have a minimum of a 2.75 GPA and already have taken their GRE. Duties include development and implementation of sport training programs for selected sports and assist with all other sports, administration and supervision of the two weight rooms, educating athletes and coaches on nutrition and supplements and other duties assigned by the Head Strength Coach. All applications received by November 9, 2012 will be assured full consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled for the spring semester. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, all college transcripts (non-official), GRE documented score (non-official), copy of bachelor’s degree, and at least three references. Send via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tennessee: Fred Hale, former Buffalo Bills intern, has been hired by the Tennessee Strength & Conditioning Department, filling the previously posted assistant coaching position.
Stanford: We hear that Nevada assistant director of strength and conditioning Mark Lamoreaux is heading to Stanford to serve as the assistant sports performance director for football.
Tuesday September 4, 2012
Battle Ground Academy (TN): Battle Ground Academy, a coeducational day school in Franklin, TN, is seeking qualified applicants for a volunteer internship. BGA is a member of the TSSAA and participates in Division II. This is the most prestigious classification in Tennessee high school athletics. We have recently opened our new Athletic and Wellness facility which includes a 40 x 40 indoor turf field and 7,000 sq ft weight room with Hammer Strength equipment. We are currently looking for up to 4 interns for the spring semester. Compensation is experience in a highly competitive high school environment, experience and knowledge regarding olympic lifting, speed/agility training, flexibility, and program periodization. There is also room for assistance with professional development and certification. Females are strongly encouraged to apply. If interested please contact Wellness Director and Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Fred Eaves at email@example.com.
Wednesday August 19, 2012
Marshall: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic Sports) at Marshall University is accepting applications to fill the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 internship positions. This is an un-paid position, but the intern will gain vital experience through performing daily responsibilities which include: assisting in the setup, implementation, and breakdown of team training sessions (11 intercollegiate sports); daily maintenance of the training environment; learning proper technique and others coaching skills critical to the profession. Candidates must be CPR/First Aid certified and ideally pursuing bachelor’s / master’s in exercise science or related field. If interested, send resume and references to Joe Varga, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday August 28, 2012
Webber International (FL): Webber International University is looking to fill a Full-Time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach position. The school is located 45 minutes from Orlando. Responsibilities include designing & implementing year-round strength & conditioning programs for a selected portion of the 32 teams at WIU; assisting in the complete training of all teams; mentoring each of the strength & conditioning intern-assistants involved in the WIU strength program; assisting with managing the fitness center, student workers, and all fundraising activities within the strength & conditioning department. Qualifications include successful completion of a Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in an Exercise Science or related field; minimum 2 years collegiate or professional strength & conditioning experience; CSCS or SCCC certification; CPR/AED certification; strong interpersonal, communication, leadership, organizational, and managerial skills; ability to gather data, compile information, prepare reports, and work with Microsoft Office programs; ability to work effectively with culturally and economically diverse populations. Terms of contract are a minimum of 40 hours/week; $18k-$25k annual salary; full-time benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement options; continuing education options; WIU strength & conditioning gear. Please email cover letter, resume, and professional references to Steve Rassel at RasselSE@webber.edu.
Friday August 24, 2012
Virginia Commonwealth: We hear VCU has added Matt Evans to the strength staff.
Thursday August 23, 2012
Cal: Scott Salwasser has been hired as an assistant strength coach and will work with the football program. Salwasser previously served as an assistant strength coach at Louisiana Lafayette.
Merrimack: Jim McGuire has been hired as an assistant strength and conditioning coach. He previously served in a variety of strength and conditioning roles at schools such as Boston College, UConn and South Carolina.
South Dakota: Bobby Thomas has been hired as a grad assistant at the University of South Dakota. Thomas most recently served as an intern at Southern California, and also spent time as a student assistant at Humboldt State.
Western Michigan: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic sports) at Western Michigan University is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill the Fall of 2012 and the Spring of 2013 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!
Thomas University (GA): University of North Texas strength and conditioning intern Sergio Arjon has accepted a graduate assistant position with the strength staff at Thomas University.
Wednesday August 22, 2012
Merrimack: Merrimack College is seeking applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern in the Department of Athletics. Merrimack is a Catholic Institution with more than 2,000 students, and is a member of NCAA Division I Hockey East and also of the NCAA Division II Northeast-10 conference. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for all 22 intercollegiate sports. Responsibilities will include: apply, demonstrate, and instruct exercise, speed and conditioning technique, program design, performance testing, and weight room maintenance. 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. Applications will be accepted year round to fill internship positions for each of the semesters and also the summer. To be considered, please send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Jim McGuire at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bowling Green: Ryan Wood has been hired as an intern with the strength and conditioning department at BGSU.
Wyoming: New York University assistant strength coach Max Barnhart has been hired as a graduate assistant at Wyoming.
Arkansas: Arkansas has filled their strength and conditioning position.