Friday November 9, 2012
Iowa: The University of Iowa is no longer accepting applications for spring 2013 internships with the Olympic Strength and Conditioning department.
Thursday November 8, 2012
Montana: The University of Montana Department of Athletics is accepting applications for the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance position. Responsibilities: Design and implement proper, efficient, scientifically sound training programs for each team. Conduct workouts in a safe, efficient, organized manner to comply with NCAA regulations. Oversee and mentor student interns and graduate assistants. Work with athletic training staff and physicians as needed to implement individual rehabilitative and reconditioning programs. Continue education to ensure growth within the program for improved training practices, and up-to-date injury reduction programs. Participate in continuing education and certification programs to fulfill national certification(s); attend conventions, conferences, and clinics consistent with Department and University policies. Assist in the coordination of daily operations of the Athletic Performance Center (scheduling, supervising, repairing, cleaning, etc. Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field. * Prior experience in weight room management. Ability to manage and work well with large groups. * Two years of strength and conditioning experience working with college athletes. * Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC). TO APPLY: Visit http://umjobs.silkroad.com and apply online. Screening of applications will begin on November 16, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled.
Wednesday Noember 7, 2012
Moravian College (D-III - PA): Moravian College is seeking one volunteer intern for the spring 2013 semester. This individual will gain valuable experience at the college level as well as credit approved by their institution. The internship will involve assisting in the supervision of training sessions, different training methods, nutrition, learning/executing exercise technique, daily maintenance of equipment, and educational research. Qualifications: Must be working toward certification, previous coaching or playing experience preferred, and exhibit a strong desire to be a strength and conditioning coach. To apply, send resume and cover letter along with references to Spencer Brown, Director of Strength and Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Texas: The University of North Texas Department of Strength and Conditioning is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches to fill internship positions available for the 2013 Spring semester (1/7 – 5/10). Prospective candidates will have the opportunity to work under the guidance of the UNT strength and conditioning coaching staff, gain in-valuable hands-on experience working with Division I athletes (Football and Olympic sports), and participate in the UNT Strength and Conditioning professional development & educational curriculum (course credit if applicable). Please note, there is no monetary compensation for this position. For consideration, all inquiring interns please email a cover letter, professional resume’ (include relevant work, educational, athletic experience), and three professional references with contact information to Coach Trevino at: email@example.com. All materials must be received by November 30, 2012 for consideration.
Wednesday October 31, 2012
South Carolina: The University of South Carolina Football Strength and Conditioning department are accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Intern for the Spring semester. There are 12 positions available. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated; Must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.), To apply for one of the positions, e-mail a cover letter, resume, mission statement, list of professional references, intern application (found on our strength page) and a video of yourself teaching the Back Squat, Bench Press, and Olympic Lift of your choice to Mike Sirignano, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northwestern State: Northwestern State University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Strength & Conditioning Intern for the Spring of 2013 semester. COMPENSATION: This is an unpaid position; gear will be provided, and potential for low cost housing and a meal plan is available. RESPONSIBILITIES: Prospective interns will have the opportunity to work with a division 1 athletics program under the guidance of the strength and conditioning staff. Duties will include (but no limited) assisting the strength and conditioning staff with set-up/break-down of equipment, weight room upkeep/maintenance, assisting with design and implementation of programs for select sports. QUALIFICATIONS: Completion/pursuing of degree in exercise science or related field, USAW, CSCS, CSCCa preferred but not essential, AED/CPR certification, ability to gather and compile data, and use of Microsoft office programs is essential. Opportunity for promotion to Graduate Assistant position is possible. Candidates must submit their application, including cover letter, resume, and references to NSUDemonStrength@gmail.com by December 1 for consideration.
Northwestern State: Northwestern State University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. Start date will be January 7. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, designing & implementing year-round strength & conditioning programs for select teams at NSU (TBA); assisting in the training of all teams, scheduling team workouts, cleaning and maintaining facilities. Requirements: CSCS, USAW, or SCCC not required but preferred; current CPR/AED certification is required; ability to gather data, prepare reports, and work with Microsoft Office programs; strong interpersonal, communication, leadership, organizational skills. The candidate must be applied to the Graduate Program BEFORE RESUME WILL BE REVIEWED. Compensation includes 5,000 dollars for each fall and spring semester, summer compensation is available. A full meal plan will be provided, full outfit of gear, travel possibilities, and ability to obtain a Master’s degree. If interested in a position, please send cover letter, resume, and professional references by December 1, 2012 to NSUDemonStrength@gmail.com. Application review will begin immediately and will cease once position is filled.
Tennessee: The intern position has been filled.
Tuesday October 30, 2012
UAB: UAB has an opening for a strength and conditioning internship. DURATION: January 13, 2013 through May 10, 2013. COMPENSATION: UAB Gear, Volunteer. RESPONSIBILITIES: Under administrative direction of the Assistant Athletic Director for Strength and Conditioning intern will assist strength & conditioning staff in the implementation of various strength & conditioning programs at the collegiate level. Full exposure and experience in the day-to-day operation of Division I S&C program. Expected to perform a wide variety of tasks that include: Various and assorted administrative duties, Data management, Weight room and equipment up-keep and maintenance, Workout implementation and supervision, Exercise Demonstration & Teaching Technique, Pre-workout preparation, Post-workout analysis, Assistance with warm-ups, cool-downs, performance testing and tracking, Supplement provision, Research,, Projects. Adhere to the rules and regulations of the NCAA, C-USA, and the policies and procedures of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Ideally will have or be pursuing a CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification. CPR Certification is required. Experience as a collegiate athlete is also preferred but not required. This is a full-time internship (minimum 40 hours/week) intended to develop serious strength and conditioning coaches for their future career in collegiate athletics. Promotion to UAB Graduate Assistantships are possible. Please send letter of application, resume and list of three references to: David Consiglio, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, email: email@example.com.
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the Spring 2013 semester. Applicants should be interested in advancing their career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Duties will include assisting the strength and conditioning staff in all aspects of the s&c program, including design, implementation, daily set-up/breakdown and facility maintenance. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin on January 5th. 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 15 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. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates should have or be in the pursuit of a Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Candidates should also have or be in pursuit of obtaining their CSCS and/or USAW. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to assistant strength coach Jamie Faro at Jamie.Faro@pepperdine.edu
Monday October 29, 2012
Samford: Samford University Department of Strength and Conditioning (football only) 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 football, 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: Division 1 Football experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. Inquiries must be received by January 15, 2013 for the Spring Semester 2013 (Jan 21-May 13). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org Attention: Ryan Davis Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Samford University.
Thursday October 25, 2012
Father Ryan High School (TN): Father Ryan High School is seeking motivated applicants for fitness and strength intern positions for the Spring and Summer semesters. Father Ryan is located in Nashville, TN and is a Division II AA member of the TSSAA. The Fitness and Strength Intern must have a commitment to the mission of the school, the community and the student-athletes. This is an unpaid position, but compensation will be provided in the form of credit hours to a program degree. Daily activities include, but are not limited to, assisting the Director of Fitness and Strength, assisting with supervision of workouts, maintenance of the fitness center, program development and professional development through the intern program. Applicants should have a great attitude and desire to learn more about the strength and conditioning profession. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and two professional references to Mike Wilson, Director of Fitness and Strength, at email@example.com. Father Ryan High School requires all qualified applicants pass a background check and complete safe environment training before working with the school.
Merrimack College (MA): Merrimack College is seeking applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern in the Department of Athletics for the Spring 2013 semester. 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 email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Jim McGuire, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yale: Yale University is looking for highly motivated strength and conditioning interns for the Spring 2013 semester. Interns receive exposure to 35 Division I varsity sports and over 800 student athletes. Their role will progress from observation to hands on interaction dependent upon weekly evaluations from the Yale University Strength and Conditioning staff. Our training philosophy at Yale is simple: Train to Prevent; Train to Improve; Train to Win! Under this philosophy, our goal is to assist each student athlete in reaching his/her maximal potential as a player. Applicants must be enrolled in graduate or undergraduate program related to strength and conditioning, as well as, be working towards CSCS, SCCC or USAW certifications. If interested please contact: Joseph Maher, Associate Head Strength Coach at email@example.com.
Wendesday October 24, 2012
South Dakota: The University of South Dakota’s Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for a motivated individual who is interested in an internship for the spring of 2013. Qualifications: All applicants must have a background in Exercise Science, Sport Science, Kinesiology or related field. Applicants must also be in pursuit of obtaining a CSCS, USAW, or PES certification as well as being CPR certified. Duties: Duties will include aiding the strength and conditioning staff with assessments of student athletes, sitting in on meetings when designing programs, implementation of programs, performing proper lifting techniques, motivating athletes, and general maintenance and cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. Benefits: to the candidate would include experience in strength and conditioning at a collegiate level, internship manual, potential to earn a recommendation toward further pursuits in the field, further learning of proper exercise technique via staff lifts and the ability to further professional learning and development through staff article discussions. Timeline of work will be January 7th –April 26th. Compensation: This is an unpaid position; however, the possibility exists for class credit toward graduation from current institution.. To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume along with 3 references to Jevon Bowman, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Jevon.Bowman@usd.edu.
Maryland: The University of Maryland Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship opportunity for the Winter 2013 semester. Duties will include assisting the strength and conditioning staff with all aspects of the athletic performance program as well as daily maintenance of weight room and facilities. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates who will be receiving course credit will be given preference. This is an unpaid position, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this internship opportunity you will receive division 1 experience at a major university in an elite conference, you will be educated on training philosophy, olympic lifting modalities, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Preferred qualifications; Candidates should have or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s degree, and one of the following certifications; CSCS, SCCC, or USAW. If you are interested, send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Brent Kwiatkowski at firstname.lastname@example.org.