Wednesay November 24, 2010

Hawaii: Grad assistant Grant Steen has been promoted to assistant strength coach.

Monday November 22, 2010

Valdosta State University: Speed, Strength and Conditioning department is currently seeking applications for three Graduate Assistants to begin Fall of 2011. Qualified applicants will report to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Daily responsibilities will include: Designing and Implementation of programs for designated sports, assist with football and various other sports as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, daily maintenance of training facility, curriculum and maintenance of the internship program, and various other tasks as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, certification from one of the following: (NSCA, CSCCa, USAW ), ability to communicate well with other staff, sports coaches, and athletes. BENEFITS: Applicants will receive class waiver and receive a stipend each month. Interested candidates should email: Letter of Application, Coverletter, Resume, and list of References to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Robert Stiner at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No phone calls please. Valdosta State University is an AA/EOE. Candidates will be selected before May of 2011.

 Monday November 15, 2010 

University of North Carolina Charlotte: Is now accepting applications for strength and conditioning intern. This will be a 6 ½ month paid position to start immediately. Responsibilities and Duties include assistance to the strength and conditioning staff in all aspects of the Strength & Conditioning program, as well as in the implementation of sport – specific strength, conditioning, and speed programs for all assigned sports. They will also be responsible for the monitoring the student athlete's work ethic, techniques, and proper training skills. Responsible for facility maintenance; oversees general activities in weight room and equipment. Interested applicants should submit a resume and references to Ryan Atchison, Director of Strength and Conditioning, The University of North Carolina, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina, 28223or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Friday November 12, 2010

Colorado State: TITLE:  Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coordinator.  MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor's Degree in health/exercise science, physiology, anatomy, kinesiology or related field required; minimum of four years’ demonstrated practical strength and conditioning experience in a broad-based intercollegiate athletics program required, preferably at the NCAA Division I level; current CSCS certification required; experience with intercollegiate football required, preferably at the NCAA Division I level. RESPONSIBILITIES:  Assist the head strength and conditioning coordinator with supervision, maintenance and oversight of the weight room; assist with the design, implementation and oversight of strength training and conditioning programs for both men’s and women’s intercollegiate teams and individual student-athletes as assigned; primary responsibility is assisting with football but position will also be assigned additional sports. POSITION:  Full-time, 12-month administrative professional position reporting to the Head Strength/Conditioning Coordinator; full University benefits; salary commensurate with experience and qualifications; includes some evening, weekend and holiday work and travel. CONTACT:  Interested persons are encouraged to submit a letter of application, a complete resume addressing the position’s specific qualifications and responsibilities, proof of certification and a list of contact information on at least three professional references to: Strength & Conditioning Search Committee, c/o Karen Taylor,  Department of Athletics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO  80523-0120. DEADLINE:  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  For full consideration, applications must be received in the Department of Athletics no later than 5:00 p.m. (MT) on Monday, November 29, 2010.  Application materials may be mailed, faxed to 970-491-3226 or e-mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . ABOUT COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY:  Colorado State University is located in Fort Collins, Colorado, approximately 65 miles north of Denver.  The University, founded in 1870, has a student body of 26,500 and sponsors 16 men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports.  Teams compete in Division I (FBS) of the NCAA, the Mountain West Conference and the Western Water Polo Association.  More information on the University and its intercollegiate athletics program can be found at www.csurams.com and www.colostate.edu. BACKGROUND CHECKS:  Colorado State University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community.  To achieve that goal, the University conducts background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment.  Background checks may include, but are not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search and motor vehicle history. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and complies with all federal and Colorado state laws, regulations and executive orders regarding affirmative action requirements in all programs.  The Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity is located in 101 Student Services. 

University of South Florida: Strength and Conditioning Intern.  USF is a proud member of the Big East conference and has immediate openings for Winter 2011 intern positions.  The intern positions begin January 10 and extend through May 6th.  All applications must be received by November 31.  This is an unpaid position. The candidate will receive Division I Intercollegiate experience, gear, internship manual, and earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach.  The successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours per week with the Strength and Conditioning Department. The daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs; for assigned teams. 2. Teaching student athletes proper lifting techniques and equipment use. 3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. 4. Participation in weekly projects and assignments throughout the internship program.  Successful applicants should have a strong work ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional.  Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and professional references to Frank Wintrich; Associate Director - Strength and Conditioning, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  The University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., ATH 100, Tampa, FL 33620.  The University of South Florida is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities and programs without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status.


Monday November 9, 2010

Memphis: Grad assistant. The University of Memphis is seeking an individual with the capacity to work with a variety of student-athletes as a strength and conditioning professional.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implement sport specific training programs for assigned team(s); supervise both individual and team training sessions; maintain team and individual records and training data; provide appropriate maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and the weight room; motivate small and large groups of student-athletes; ability to reinforce set rules of the weight room and per sport coach; passion for the strength and conditioning field.  Requirements: NSCA CSCS certification, current First Aid and CPR certification, previous experience in designing and implementing programs for athletes in a team setting, collegiate experience through an internship, acceptance into the Masters Degree program at the University.  Resumes may be submitted until November 29, as the position start date is January 2011.  The successful applicant will be rewarded tuition and a monthly stipend.  All interested applicants email a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Josh Medler at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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