Tuesday December 1, 2015


Nevada: The University of Nevada Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of VOLUNTEER INTERN for the Spring 2016 semester (January 18 to May 11, 2016). DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES will include but are not limited to assisting in the successful implementation of the Strength and Conditioning Department programs; set up and break down for daily activities, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and participation in the internship curriculum. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION OR HOUSING/TRANSPORTATION will be provided, however, Interns will receive experience working in a Division 1 training environment and have the opportunity to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and/or receive college credit if applicable. Interns at Nevada will have the opportunity to work with all 16 of our Men and Women’s athletic teams. The Intern’s level of ambition will determine the level of the learning experience. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Interns are expected to be punctual, enthusiastic, reliable, productive and consistent along with having the financial capability to hold the position for the duration of the internship. Ideal candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework earning and undergraduate degree in exercise science or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCa, SCCC; USAW) is preferred but not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to Dylan Hall, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning, via email at dylanhall@unr.edu.

Cumberland University (NAIA – TN): Cumberland University Strength and Conditioning Department accepting two (2) volunteer unpaid strength and conditioning intern positions for the Spring 2016 semester. Qualifications: Completed or working towards Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; current CPR/AED certification; desire to pursue career as a strength and conditioning coach; strong work ethic; punctual. Preferred: Currently possess or working toward CSCS or SCCC certification; previous internship/coaching experience; ability to work with Microsoft Office programs. Responsibilities: Include but are not limited to: Assisting strength coaches with the implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning/sports performance programs for Football and Olympic sports, daily weight room maintenance and upkeep, and any other duties assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach. 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 rcotton@cumberland.edu.

Iowa State: Per source, Toledo strength and conditioning coach Rudy Wade is joining Matt Campbell at Iowa State in the same capacity. Wade’s coaching journey in the strength profession includes previous stops at Marquette, Notre Dame, and Bowling Green.

Towson: Towson University Strength & Conditioning intern Jonathan Ramos has been promoted to a full-time position. We understand that the paid intern position has been filled and there are no current openings.

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