Tuesday August 4, 2015
Monmouth (NJ): Monmouth University located in West Long Branch, NJ is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Interns. This is an unpaid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain college credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning at the D1 (FCS) collegiate level. Duties include: assisting with design and implementation of sport-specific training programs for 23 varsity sports (including football) through strength training, plyometric training, speed and agility, flexibility, and conditioning. Duties also include teaching proper technique and safety, serving as a source of information on fitness-related issues, set up and break down equipment, upkeep and maintenance of the varsity weight room, learn proper communication with coaches, student-athletes, and sports medicine staff, enforce the rules and philosophy of the athletics department, serve as a positive role model for all student-athletes, and any other duties assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Applicants must be highly motivated and energetic, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Preferred qualifications include CPR/First Aid Certification, current work toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or in a related field, and have completed or are working toward CSCS or SCCC certification. Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Amanda Kuperavage at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 15, 2015.
Middle Tennessee State: Middle Tennessee State University Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for volunteer interns to assist with both football and Olympic sports during Fall Semester 2015. We are looking to fill these positions as soon as possible. The candidate/s will work a minimum of 30 hours per week. Responsibilities include assisting with daily operations, administrative and maintenance duties, and various assignments as directed by the strength staff. This is an unpaid internship, with no compensation or housing provided. Interns will receive experience working for a Division I University and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Intern/s will receive professional work experience and develop skills to become a successful strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate and professional level. Interns must be highly motivated, have a strong work ethic, and have an interest in the strength and conditioning field. The Director of Strength and Conditioning is also a Master Strength and Conditioning Certified Coach through the CSCCa and an approved mentor. After a 640-hour internship is completed at Middle Tennessee State University the interns will be eligible to sit for the SCCC exam at the CSCCa conference the following May. Preferred qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field; working toward CSCCa or CSCS certification; CPR certification. Apply by sending one page cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to Matt.Riley@mtsu.edu.
Prairie View A&M: Prairie View A&M University Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning internship for the Fall 2015 Semester. ** This is a NONPAID position**The applicant(s) should be highly motivated, must commit to a minimum of 20 hours a week, have a strong work ethic, very reliable, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. The applicant(s) MUST be working towards or currently hold a nationally recognized certification i.e. CSCS,CSCCa, USAW and a CPR/AED certification. Additionally the applicant should possess strong communication skills as they will be leading warm ups and assisting in team lifts. Individuals chosen for position are subject to University background checks and standard hiring procedures. Previous experience in intercollegiate athletics preferred but not a limiting factor. The internship will begin August 24, 2015 and end at the completion of the Fall semester. Selected interns will have an opportunity to participate in the Spring semester term pending overall performance during the 2015 Fall semester. ***To apply please email a cover letter, professional resume and minimally 3 professional references Coach Darius Ducre’, Director of Strength and Conditioning at email@example.com. Interviews will be done immediately and the 4 best suited applicants will be selected.
Webber International: Webber International University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time assistant strength & conditioning coach. Benefits include annual salary; options for retirement, health care, AFLAC, dental, & vision insurance; work attire/athletic apparel; expenses-paid continuing education; continuous mentorship from the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. Job responsibilities may include taking full control of the S&C duties of 1-2 teams, overseeing and mentoring a full staff of 10+ other S&C coaches, managing the Fitness Center & student workers, managing the departmental budget and fundraising campaign, and any other needs delegated from the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. Applicants must have either their CSCS or SCCC certification, CPR/AED certification, a Bachelor’s degree in an exercise science or related program, and 1-2 years of related experience in charge of teams. Additional experiences, certifications, and degrees are preferred, especially any experience with collegiate or professional Men’s Basketball. To apply for this position, candidates must email their resume with cover letter and references to RasselSE@Webber.edu with the subject line reading “2015 Assistant S&C Application”. Preliminary interviews begin immediately; the job posting will close August 31st, 2015.
Valdosta State: Valdosta State University is looking for qualified strength and conditioning interns for the Fall 2015 semester. The internship will begin August 10- December 16, 2015. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise physiology or related field; NSCA-CSCS or USAW certifications; CPR certification. One year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience is preferred. Compensation: Division II Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; Please be aware that there will be NO monetary compensation, nor housing offered for this position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for the VSU athletic teams; set up, and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, and highly motivated; preferred candidates are to be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared towards Exercise Physiology or a related field; experience in a college strength & conditioning setting or have previous collegiate athletics experience is preferred. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; knowledge/experience working with Microsoft Excel. In order to apply for this position, please e-mail a resume, and a list of 3 professional references (with contact information) to Cadron Davis firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not send faxes or phone calls.
Monday August 3, 2015
Southern Miss: Southern Miss is looking to hire a graduate assistant: sports performance nutritionist. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or a related field, required; Registered Dietitian (RD) with active status through the Commission on Dietetic Registration and licensed Dietitian in the State of Mississippi, required by the beginning of the Fall 2015 semester; Acceptance into the Southern Miss Graduate School for the Spring 2016 semester, required; Sports Nutrition experience with a Sports Dietitian preferred. CSSD Preferred or progression towards certification. Job Summary In conjunction with the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and the Head Athletic Trainer, develop, implement, and oversee a comprehensive sports nutrition program at The University of Southern Mississippi. This position includes a tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. The Sports Performance Nutritionist GA position is a unique position in which the Graduate Assistant (GA) is the lead position and has opportunity to lead the entire department, which consists of USM’s 16 inter collegiate sports. Nutrition interns are welcome to work under the lead role. Preferred qualifications: Experience in collegiate athletics and knowledge of NCAA bylaws. Primary responsibilities include planning, development, implementation, evaluation, and management of the sports nutrition services provided to student-athletes. More specifically, the duties and responsibilities of this position will include, but will not be limited to: Provision of individual and team nutrition counseling and education; development of sports nutrition standards and programs including in-practice/game fueling, post-training recovery, and game day meal plans; Assistance with meal planning and travel nutrition; body composition and hydration testing and assessments;, develop and design educational handouts and materials (as necessary); provide grocery store tours, cafeteria tours, cooking demonstrations;, supervision of intern and practicum students; assist with recruiting trips and events; assist with maintaining and distributing food products at fueling stations (as needed); and management of USM’s Sports Performance Nutrition social media accounts. Applicants: Please email a cover letter, resume and three references to Zachary Woodfin, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Zachary.Woodfin@usm.edu.
North Alabama: University of North Alabama: Department of Strength & Conditioning is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants for the Fall Semester of 2015. (Projected Dates: August 24th – December 4th). Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of the University of North Alabama’s strength and conditioning Varsity programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; completion of educational curriculum and assignments during the internship. Applicants must commit to a minimum of 20 hours a week, have a strong work ethic, very reliable, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, CPR/First Aid certification and previous coaching experience. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa-SCCC, USA-W and/or FMS certifications. Individuals chosen for position are subject to University background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a Non-Paid/Volunteer position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants will receive experience working at the Division 2/Gulf South Conference level and receive college credit (if applicable). Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references in a Single Document to Tia Anderson, Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, University of North Alabama, at email@example.com.
Thursday July 30, 2015
Concordia College – Moorhead (D-III – MN): Concordia College – Moorhead is accepting applications for a part-time strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 3-4 assigned teams; assisting with football; assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of facility. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, First Aid/CPR certification, and working towards or already obtained CSCS, SCCC, or USAW required. Previous experience in intercollegiate athletics preferred. Compensation: $5,000 stipend for academic year (August 31 – April 29). Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Brandon Toothaker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Central (OK): East Central University is seeking a qualified intern for the 2015 fall semester. This is a non-paid position (there is a possibility for pay in the future if you are FAFSA Eligible). Interns will have the opportunity to earn hours for the CSCCa internship program under an approved CSCCa mentor, gain college credit towards graduation, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Duties include: assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in designing and implementing programs all 15 Varsity sports including strength, speed, and agility; teach proper technique and safety; assist in set up and break down of equipment, day to day monitoring, cleaning, and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; proper communication with athletes, coaches, and athletic trainers; implement and enforce rules, policies, and procedures of the weight room; serve as a positive role model to all ECU athletes; and any other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, give a full semester commitment, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Interns must have proof of health insurance. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW, First Aid/CPR/AED Certification is preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com.
SMU: Per source, Winthrop assistant strength coach Todd Reidel has accepted a position at SMU working with football and two other sports.
Wednesday July 29, 2015
Winston-Salem State: Winston-Salem State University is now accepting applications for the position of Fall Strength and Conditioning intern. This is an UNPAID and VOLUNTEER position. You will have the opportunity to assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes’ proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; and strong communication skills Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division II University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Heineckeml@wssu.edu.
Dixie State: Dixie State University is seeking qualified interns for the 2015-2016 fall semester. This is a non-paid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain college credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Duties include: assist Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in designing and implementing programs all 13 Varsity sports including strength, speed, agility, flexibility, nutrition, and conditioning; teach proper technique and safety; assist in set up and break down of equipment, day to day monitoring, cleaning, and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; proper communication with athletes, coaches, and athletic trainers; implement and enforce rules, policies, and procedures of the weight room; serve as a positive role model to all DSU athletes; and any other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, give a full semester commitment, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Interns must have proof of health insurance. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW Certification is preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Bryce Patterson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Limestone College (D-II): Limestone College invites applications for the full-time, 12-month position of Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. Job Overview- Under the supervision of the Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performance, the candidate will assist with design, develop and delivery of comprehensive strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for all assigned Intercollegiate Athletic teams with an emphasis in wrestling and nutrition. Establish annual testing and performance measures. Teach proper execution, techniques and safety for all lifts and movement drills. A Bachelor degree is required from an accredited four year institution in Sports Sciences or related field. Certification by the National Strength and Conditioning Association or other nationally accepted strength and conditioning certifying organization. Experience in the field of strength and conditioning at the collegiate level as well as knowledge of athletic injury prevention and treatment/modification protocols is preferred. This candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Limestone College, Conference Carolinas and the NCAA. The selected candidate must be willing to consent to, and pass, with satisfactory results, an investigative consumer report. Applicants should complete the online application at www.limestone.edu/jobs and upload a cover letter and resume (optional). If you have additional questions regarding the position, you may direct them to Curt Lamb, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performance/Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at email@example.com. *Resumes may not be submitted in lieu of the application.
Tuesday July 28, 2015
Mercer (FCS – GA): Mercer University is currently accepting applications for the position of graduate assistant strength & conditioning coach. The position is responsible for Assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all departmental functions. Duties include writing and implementing programs for 2-3 assigned teams as well as assisting with other teams as needed. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts and other movements to collegiate teams; 12+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance programs; an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC); meeting Mercer University graduate school entrance requirements. Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science or related field of study. Personal qualities desired are: ability to follow directions well, strong work ethic, very professional, loyal, dependable, good people skills and judgment, with exceptional communication and organizational skills. Experience with Microsoft excel required. Applicants should have knowledge of NCAA rules and bylaws. This position requires a TWO YEAR program commitment. Compensation package includes room and board with a full tuition, books waiver and a monthly stipend. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references as ONE PDF document, applications not in this format will be discarded. Include your name in the subject line. Jon Mangel, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Southwest Minnesota State University is currently seeking a highly motivated strength and conditioning coach to design and implement a football-specific workout program. Additional duties include, assist coaching running backs, assist with recruiting, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required as well as working toward or already obtained a certification from an accredited strength and conditioning organization (NSCA, USAW, CSCCa, etc.). Possess CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Candidate must also be accepted into graduate school (3.0 minimum GPA), enrolled in a minimum of six credits per semester, and meet the MnSCU vehicle driving qualifications. Compensation package includes $8,000 and Full-Tuition waiver. Review of candidates will begin immediately, with start date of August 5th. Please email resume and references to head coach Cory Sauter at email@example.com.
Brown: Brown University is now accepting applications for FALL 2015 volunteer interns. Applicants must possess a strong desire to become a collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Intern will have the opportunity to work with 38 Ivy League varsity sports and gain hands on experience. Duties will include but not limited to: assisting with the supervision of training programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of internship curriculum. This is a NON-PAID internship. Expected start and end date for the fall is September 7th through December 11th (minimum 300 total hours at 20 hours per week). There will be an opportunity to begin the internship sooner based on availability. Qualifications: Currently pursuing Bachelors/Masters in Exercise Science or related field; a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach; pursuing CSCCa, USAW, or NSCA certification(s) To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Maureen Khairallah, Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach, via email at Maureen_Khairallah@brown.edu.