Thursday September 18, 2014
South Florida: Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the position of (6) Strength and Conditioning Interns for the Spring semester- START DATE would be January 2. The successful candidates will be working with a variety of sports. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. No monetary compensation will be provided. Must have a strong work-ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Rod Grace, Associate Director of Athletic Performance, at email@example.com.
Western Oregon: The Western Oregon sports performance position has been filled. Thank you for your interest.
Wednesday September 17, 2014
Kennesaw State: Kennesaw State University Football S&C is looking for interns for Spring 2015. This is a voluntary position, NO MONETARY COMPENSATION will be given. Day to day responsibilities will include assisting in all aspects of athletic development for Division 1 FCS Football players, weight room maintenance & cleaning, as well as S&C specific assignments as assigned by the staff. The chosen candidates will be gain valuable experience regarding designing & implementing S&C programs for college football players as well as exposure to the day to day logistics of a S&C department. Ideal candidates will be seeking institutional credit while pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in an exercise related field. If interested, send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Jim Kiritsy, Director of Football S&C, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nevada: The University of Nevada, a Division I member of the NCAA and Mountain West Conference, is seeking an Intern Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to support and provide assistance to the Strength and Conditioning Department. This is a full time position with a 12-month renewable appointment. Compensation will be $16,800 per year. This position will start immediately and will be open until filled. Duties include but are not limited to: assisting with program design and implementation for Football to optimize sports performance and decrease injury potential; oversight of other Olympic sports program designs and conditioning programs, teaching proper weight lifting, speed, agility and conditioning techniques; verbally encouraging and motivating student-athletes to train and perform to their utmost potential, scheduling athletic teams and supervising student-athlete training sessions; player development. The successful candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or closely related field; Certifications in one or all of the following: SCCC, CSCS, USAW is required; One or two years related collegiate work experience; Experience/ Assistance in developing and implementing a strength and conditioning program at the collegiate level; Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; Must be proficient in the performance, instruction, assessment, evaluation and supervision of multiple weight lifting techniques. The University of Nevada is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For consideration and to apply, please send cover letter, resume and three professional reference contacts to Matt Eck, Assistant AD for Strength and Conditioning, via email to email@example.com.
Cal: Memphis associate director of athletic performance Bret Huth has accepted an assistant strength and conditioning position at Cal.
Robert Morris (FCS-PA): The Robert Morris University Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship for the Spring 2015 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. This is an unpaid position. If chosen for this internship opportunity, you will gain valuable experience, be educated on training philosophy, Olympic lifts, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Qualifications include: strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates should have, or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s degree in a related field. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Paul Krasinski at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Campbell University: Campbell University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the 2015 Spring Semester. Internship will begin January 5th and end April 24th. Intern responsibilities will consist of but are not limited to observation of strength coaches, setting up and breaking down of equipment for training sessions, maintenance responsibilities, data entry, clerical duties, active participation in projects and assignments throughout the internship, and assisting strength coaches as needed during training sessions. Qualifications: Applicants must be certified or working toward certification with the CSCCa (SCCC) or the NSCA (CSCS) and have current CPR/AED certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation for this position. Accepted applicants may be able to receive college credit and a recommendation for future employment upon completion of the internship. To Apply: Email a letter of application, resume, and three references (Names and Phone Numbers) to Mike Stryffeler, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning, at email@example.com
Coastal Carolina: Coastal Carolina University is now accepting applications for the position of Spring Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited 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; strong communication skills. Other 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 I 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, Attention: Sonya Woods.
Houston Baptist: Rene Pena, the former strength and conditioning coordinator for the St. Louis Cardinals, is now the director of Olympic Athletic Performance and assistant of athletic performance at Houston Baptist.
Monday September 15, 2014
ULM: Murray State Director of Strength and Conditioning Mike Rhoades is now the Assistant Director at the University of Louisiana at Monroe
Merrimack (D-II – MA): Merrimack College is accepting applications for spring 2015 Strength and Conditioning Internships. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for 23 Varsity Sports. Interns will assist with all strength, speed, and conditioning training, as well as weight room maintenance and upkeep. Interns may also earn the opportunity to be responsible for the design and implementation of programs for 1-2 teams. This is an unpaid position, but offers the opportunity for advancement in the field of Strength & Conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. Preferred Qualifications: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or related field; CSCS or USAW certifications. Required Qualifications: Strong work ethic, enthusiasm, and a strong desire to learn. To apply, please visit http://merrimackathletics.com/information/pages/Strength-Internship, complete the application, as well as submitting a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Jim McGuire, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning via email at email@example.com.
Friday September 12, 2014
Husson (ME): Husson University Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for a Fall Strength and Conditioning Volunteer. This is an unpaid position. Start date: October 13th; End Date: December 19th. Volunteer responsibilities include: Assisting with implementation of strength and conditioning programs at Husson University; Assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance; Effective set up and take down of strength and conditioning facilities for all programs at Husson University. Volunteer qualifications include: CPR/First Aid and AED certification; Experience in athletics or athletic preparation; Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. Preferred qualifications include: Junior or Senior status or completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; NSCA CSCS or equivalent; and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Volunteers will receive experience working in a NCAA Division III environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. To apply applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and 3 professional references to Christopher Jones, Strength and Conditioning Coach, via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan University Sports Performance is looking for qualified strength and conditioning interns for the Winter 2015 semester. The internship will begin Monday January 5th- Monday April 20th 2015. This is an unpaid internship, however this is a great opportunity to gain experience. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Eastern Michigan University’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties. You will have educational opportunities through Coach Ron Mckeefery’s internship curriculum. 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. Having a background in performing and coaching Olympic lifts is preferred. Compensation: This is a non-paid position, but offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Fred Hale, at email@example.com. Internship Dates: Monday January 5th- Monday April 20th 2015.