Tuesday July 7, 2015
Queens University of Charlotte (NC): Queens University of Charlotte Strength & Conditioning department is now accepting applications for the position of VOLUNTEER INTERN to contribute to the Strength and Conditioning program beginning late August 2015 for the Fall semester. DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES are as follows but not limited to: assist strength and conditioning coaches in program implementation of each sport, set up prior to and break down following workouts, and routine organization/cleaning of the weight room. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS are as follows: open availability, strong work ethic, reliability, desire to become a strength and conditioning coach, desire to learn and be challenged, and daily positive attitude. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION will be provided. Ideal candidates should be pursuing a bachelor’s degree or have earned an 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. Please email your cover letter, resume and list of 3 references to Mark Lepkowski at firstname.lastname@example.org. No calls please.
Marshall: Marshall University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2015. The internship begins August 24th and ends December 6th. These are unpaid positions. However, these positions offer an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree, based on circumstance. The interns that are selected will also have the opportunity to accumulate internship hours in preparation for the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) Certification Process. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the Marshall University Football, Baseball and Softball teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Characteristics desired of an intern include great work ethic, attitude, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Pieper at email@example.com. Please no phone calls.
San Jose State: San Jose State University is seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates for the position of VOLUNTEER/INTERN in the Athletic Performance Department for fall semester, 2015. The capable candidates will have the opportunity to advance their competence while gaining valuable knowledge and experience in the field of Athletic Performance at a Division 1A institution. Responsibilities for the positions are: assist AP staff with all daily maintenance and operational duties, involvement in volunteer/intern professional development program, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Performance Coach. Required Qualifications: Applicants should have completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field and working towards CSCS or SCCC. Must have a strong desire to be involved in Athletic Performance at the collegiate level; proficient in Microsoft Excel; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; must be diligent and willing to learn; adhere to all University, Mountain West Conference and NCAA regulations. This position requires a minimum of 30 hours per week. For full consideration email your cover letter, resume and three professional references to Gregory Segrove at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants must apply by August 7th. Start and finish date will be August 17th to December 4th.
The Citadel: The Citade is currently accepting applications for two VOLUNTEER Strength & Conditioning (S&C) internship positions. The internship will last for the duration of the fall semester, August 12 – December 4, 2015. Interns will gain practical experience working in a Division I S&C environment under the guidance of a CSCCa approved mentor, with exposure to training, programming, and coaching. Other benefits include potential future references, course credit, and gear when available. Minimum requirements include CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications, an unwavering work ethic, a desire to become an industry professional, the ability to adjust to a demanding work schedule, and effective communication and leadership skills in a group setting. Candidates must need this internship for college requirement/course credit. The ideal candidate will be pursuing a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Other preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body, (NSCA, ACSM, USAW, CSCCa, etc.), previous intern or coaching experience, personal involvement in a competitive sport, and proficiency with computer productivity applications. Interested candidates must submit: – Cover letter (one page maximum where you explain why you are interested in our program, what you would like to accomplish by partaking in our program), resume (one page maximum), three professional references. Optional – Links to any personal, applicable social media profiles that might reflect work history, creativity and/or computer literacy are encouraged but not required (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.) *Note: Cover letter, resume, and references must be submitted (in that order) in ONE PDF file. To apply, send one e-mail (with PDF attached) to Mike Morgan at email@example.com. Subject line should read: “Citadel S&C Internship, Fall 2015: Last Name, First Name.”
Appalachian State: Appalachian State University is accepting applications for Fall 2015 Strength and Conditioning Internships. These are UNPAID internships. These positions will run from approximately August 16th thru early December. Interns will gain practical experience working with a multitude of teams, including football, at a Division 1 Sun Belt Conference university. Daily tasks include but are not limited to: aiding in the implementation of training programs, assisting with set up and break down of equipment, daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room, and supervision of nutrition area. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, able to follow directions, possess excellent communication skills, have a desire to learn, and have an extremely strong work ethic. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/AED/First Aid, adapt to demanding schedule, and a strong desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. At the end of the semester long internship volunteers will have a better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future opportunities, and if applicable receive college credit. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter (1 page max) and a minimum of 3 professional references to Coach Matt Greenhalgh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday July 6, 2015
Texas: UT head strength & conditioning coach for baseball Lance Sewell has been dismissed. Sewell had just completed his 12th season at Texas. The Statesman reports that the decision was made by “Donnie Maib and strength and conditioning staff at Texas and not the Longhorns baseball program.”
FAU: The Florida Atlantic University Strength & Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Strength & Conditioning Volunteer Intern for Football, during the Fall 2015 semester (August 17th – December 11th). Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; as well as college credit toward graduation, if applicable. 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 FAU Football team; 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. 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 Joe Valentino, email@example.com. Please do not send faxes or phone calls.
University of North Georgia: The University of North Georgia Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for the Strength and Conditioning internship for the Fall 2015 academic calendar. The applicant should possess a minimum of three years of personal training and/or one year in a strength and conditioning setting. The applicant must also hold a nationally recognized certification 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. For more information please email Richard.Pruett@ung.edu.
Middle Tennessee: Middle Tennessee State University Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for a Paid Part Time assistant that will work with football and Men’s basketball. Responsibilities include assisting with daily operations, administrative and maintenance duties, and various assignments as directed by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is an entry level position and the individual will receive experience working for a Division I University and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Interviews will be held at CSCCa conference in Nashville, Tennessee. Middle Tennessee State University Strength and Conditioning is looking for individuals that are highly motivated, have a strong work ethic, and will be a great example for our student athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field; CSCCa or CSCS certification; CPR certification. Apply by sending one page cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to Matt.Riley@mtsu.edu
North Dakota State: The North Dakota State University Strength & Conditioning Department is actively seeking applicants for one paid internship position working with Olympic Sports within our program for the 2015-2016 academic year. This position will begin in August and conclude at the end of the school year in May. The intent of the internship is to provide a year of hands-on training to prepare the candidate to take on a two year GA position within our program beginning summer 2016. Interns can expect to gain valuable, hands on experience in areas such as program design, exercise instruction, plyometric, speed and agility techniques, conditioning, facility and athlete management. Internship responsibilities will vary and will include various duties within the NDSU Strength & Conditioning Department. Hours will vary throughout the semester and may include early morning, late afternoon, or weekend hours. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field required, CSCS preferred. Minimum GPA: 3.0. Must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning, possess an excellent work ethic and have the ability to take initiative and be pro-active. Previous weight room or athletic coaching experience preferred. Compensation: $6000 stipend per year. Academic credit available. Application: E-mail resume, cover letter, GPA, and names of three references to: Jason Miller, Director of Athletic Performance – Olympic Sports: firstname.lastname@example.org. North Dakota State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, public assistance status, sex, sexual orientation, status as a U.S. veteran, race or religion. Direct inquiries to the Vice President for Equity, Diversity and Global Outreach, 205 Old Main, (701) 231-7708.
South Florida: Stephen Parker is now an assistant strength coach at University of South Florida. Parker was a grad assistant at Southern Miss.
Middle Tennessee: 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. 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
Creighton University (NE): Creighton University is currently accepting applications for a qualified and highly motivated individual looking to further develop their skills, as they relate to strength and conditioning, through an unpaid internship.
Expectations of the intern(s) include the following:
- Provide safe and effective coaching on all lifts, movement mechanics, soft tissue and mobility/flexibility work
- Willingness to assist in daily maintenance and upkeep of Athletic Performance Center
- Strong communication, leadership, integrity, self-confidence and a willingness to learn
- Strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm, positivity and a desire to improve one’s self for the possibility of future endeavors in the field
- Willingness to work a minimum of 20 hours/week
Preferences of the candidate(s) include the following:
- Pursuing future career in strength and conditioning as demonstrated by pursuit of professional certifications (CSCS, CSCC, USAW) and/or continued pursuit of undergraduate degree in a sport science or related field
- CPR/First Aid and AED certification
- Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
- Knowledge of strength and cardio equipment
- Previous coaching experience in a team setting
Benefits to the candidate would include experience in strength and conditioning at a collegiate level, internship manual and learning course, and the potential to earn a recommendation for advancement in the field. In addition, college credits can be rewarded, if applicable. Closing of applications will be Friday, July 24th. Timeline of work will be August 17th– December 18th. There is potential to extend the internship position through May 6, 2016 (based on performance).Please send coverletter, resume and at least 3 references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Brad Schmidt at the following e-mail address: email@example.com
Friday July 3, 2015
Gabriel Richard HS (MI): Gabriel Richard High School is no longer accepting applications for the Strength and Conditioning Position. We appreciate everyone who took the time to apply.
Notre Dame: The University of Notre Dame Sports Performance department is currently accepting applications for its Sports Science Internships for the Fall 2015, Spring 2016 and Summer 2016. A background in various sports science technologies and software’s along with Microsoft excel and statistics experience is preferred. The successful candidate will assist in implementing initiatives, tracking and logging data for the sports science program. In addition daily duties will include; implementing athlete monitoring systems, equipment maintenance, statistical analysis, data entry along with other assigned duties. This role may include a small level of exposure to hands-on strength and conditioning. Fall 2015 – Thursday 20th August to Friday 11th December. Spring 2016 – Monday 11th January to Friday 29th April. Summer 2016 – Wednesday 8th June to Friday 22nd June. Candidates must be enrolled in an institution of higher education and be receiving class credit. Candidates must have outstanding work ethic and attention to detail. Candidates must show initiative and be able to work efficiently on assigned tasks. No monetary compensation is provided along with this position. However, the position offers the opportunity to work with some of the best sports science technologies including: Catapult Sports GPS, Polar Heart Rate Monitoring Systems, Kistler Force Plates including Kistlers’ Bioware software to conduct force plate analysis. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience in implementing these systems with specific Olympic sport teams and athletes. To apply please submit cover letter, resume and 3 references to Matthew Howley, Director of Sports Science via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not call regarding this position. Note: Applications for the Fall 2015 will not be accepted after Friday 14th August. Applications for the Spring 2016 will not be accepted after Friday 4th December 2015. Applications for the Summer 2016 will not be accepted after Friday 30th April 2016.
Florida Gulf Coast: Florida Gulf Coast University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for (2) graduate assistant positions. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of various weightlifting techniques; supervision of team workouts; assist with the maintenance and upkeep. Qualifications: (Required) – Bachelor’s degree, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification and acceptance into graduate school. Must also have CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience at the collegiate level; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Full Tuition (in-state up to nine hours/semester), books and stipend. Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Eric Krause at email@example.com.
UNC Charlotte: The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is currently seeking highly motivated candidates for the position of Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Fall of 2015. The dates of the internship will be from approximately August 17, 2015 until December 18, 2015. This is an unpaid position; however, the COMPENSATION of this experience is as follows but not limited to: experience working with Division 1 athletes (every team except football and baseball), professional development opportunities, daily learning opportunities, resources and assistance in preparing for major certifications such as the CSCS, and professional references for future opportunities in the field. RESPONSIBILITIES are as follows but not limited to: assist strength and conditioning coaches in program implementation of each sport, design and implementation of individual workouts (when given the opportunity), set up prior to and break down following workouts, and routine organization/cleaning of the weight room. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS are as follows: open availability, strong work ethic, reliability, desire to become a strength and conditioning coach, desire to learn and be challenged, and daily positive attitude. PREFFERED QUALIFICATIONS are as follows: internship to take place during the last semester of his or her undergraduate curriculum, working towards master’s degree in the field, and currently have or working towards a highly recognizable certification in the field. IF INTERESTED, please forward a copy of your updated cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Jimmy Duba at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday July 1, 2015
Waldorf (NAIA – IA): Winthrop intern Jeff Tietz has accepted a graduate assistant position at Waldorf.
Winthrop: Intern Eric Phillips has been promoted to a graduate assistant position.
Florida International: The Florida International University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for an Associate Director Strength and Conditioning Coach position. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Panther Men’s & Women’s basketball teams. The successful candidate will also be assigned other Olympic sport teams to be determined by the Director of Strength and Conditioning. Ideal candidates will have director experience at the collegiate level and basketball experience. A minimum of 5 years’ experience with collegiate or professional basketball programs. Must be certified: CSCS or SCCC. This position will start during 2015 fall semester and will be open until filled. Inquiries must be received ASAP. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Florida International University Attn: Cory Houston, Assistant Strength Coach at email@example.com.
Navy: Bryan Miller has been added to the strength staff as an assistant strength and conditioning coach for football.
Auburn: Per source, longtime James Madison head strength coach Greg Werner is now working at Auburn as the head women’s basketball strength coach.
Tuesday June 30, 2015
Gardner-Webb: The Gardner-Webb University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for a graduate assistant position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of various weightlifting techniques; supervise team workouts; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: (Required) – Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into graduate school. (Preferred) – CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in some capacity at the college level; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Full Tuition and a stipend. Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Curtis Whaley at Cwhaley2@gardner-webb.edu.
Liberty: Henry Barrera has been hired as the men’s basketball strength and conditioning coach.
William Penn Charter School (PA): The William Penn Charter School, a private high school outside of Philadelphia, is looking for a part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach, preferably with college experience. Duties include but are not limited to: Design and implement strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports teams; assist with facility supervision and training of student-athletes; teach proper movement, speed, agility, strength, power and conditioning techniques. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; current certification through the NSCA, CSCCA, or USAW; and a current First Aid and CPR certification. Preferred qualifications: Experience working in a team setting either at the high school or collegiate level and a strong desire to become a full-time strength and conditioning coach. This is a part-time, 10-month position with a salary that is negotiable. The anticipated start date is August 18th, 2015. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 professional references to John Estok, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.