Tuesday September 30, 2014
Utah State: Utah State University is seeking candidates for a strength and conditioning graduate assistant. Qualifications: Prospective students must be a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the NSCA or eligible to sit for the certification examination. Students must be admissible in non-provisional status to the Utah State University Graduate School. A minimum GPA of 3.0 and a minimum score at or above the 40th percentile on the GRE are required. Applicants not meeting the minimum standard will not be considered. Applicants must apply directly to the Office of Research and Graduate Studies in addition to sending a cover letter, resume and at least three reference letters to Alan.Bishop@usu.edu. Interviews will only be granted to those individuals who have already met the minimum standard for admission into the Graduate Program. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required in physical education, exercise science, kinesiology or closely related field. Minimum of 1 year coaching experience required in the Strength and Conditioning field at a four year university level. Application Deadline: October 31, 2014. Position begins January 5th 2015. Any additional questions should be submitted via email to Alan.Bishop@usu.edu. No phone calls please.
Monday September 29, 2014
Northwestern: The Northwestern University Football Sports Performance department is currently accepting applications for the position of volunteer strength & conditioning intern beginning 1/13/15. Duties will include, assisting with daily operations & facility maintenance, managing various football performance data base programs as well as the completion of various educational assignments. Interns will receive experience working in a Division I environment with the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Qualifications: Must be enrolled in an institution of higher education; Must possess or be working toward a certification through the CSCCa, NSCA and/or USAW; Possess one year of previous experience in strength and conditioning or have previous collegiate athletic experience; Candidates must have outstanding work ethic and attention to detail; Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professionals; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week is preferred. No compensation will be provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Please submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Troy Sutton, Assistant Director for Football Sports Performance via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2015 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to email@example.com.
Vanderbilt: Vanderbilt University is accepting applications for Intern Sports Performance Coaches to contribute to the Vanderbilt Football Sports Performance Program. Qualified candidates will serve the Football program as a non-counted coach that will have the opportunity to observe all training sessions and assist with set-ups, breakdowns, spotting and additional administrative responsibilities. This unpaid opportunity provides a learning experience assisting the Football Sports Performance staff with the day to day operations of the program. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Required qualifications include current pursuit of a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to certification in CPR/AED. This internship is expected to start mid to late January 2015 and has the opportunity, based on evaluation, to extend throughoutthe 2015 spring football season. Deadline to apply is: Monday, November 15th 2014. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Jamey Mroz, Football Sports Performance Coach at Vanderbilt.firstname.lastname@example.org
Army: Ryan Wood is now an assistant strength coach at Army working with Olympic Sports.
Friday September 26, 2014
Tulsa: The University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Spring 2015 Athletic Performance Internship Curriculum. This volunteer internship will expose participants to all facets of Athletic Performance. Interns will complete both an academic and practical curriculum. Academic experiences include: weekly reading assignments, program design projects, daily meetings/discussions with full time staff members, and weekly evaluations. Practical experiences include: hands on experience in running a Division I Athletic Performance Department, staff meetings, daily maintenance, technology implementation and record keeping. Interns will receive experience working with various teams in a Division I training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Intern qualifications include: enrollment in a bachelor’s/master’s program in exercise science or related field, punctuality, enthusiasm, and strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include: SCCC or CSCS certification, CPR/First Aid certification. To apply applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Tony Randolph, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail to email@example.com.
Delaware: The University of Delaware has filled their open staff positions with the hiring of former Elon intern Tyler Smith and longtime Delaware team member Eric “E-Roc” Neil.
Thursday September 25, 2014
Pepperdine: Pepperdine University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking 4 non-paid spring interns to assist with all the teams at Pepperdine. Other responsibilities will include helping with session set up and breakdown as well as completion of educational assignments designed to increase knowledge in the field. Applicants must have a strong willingness to learn, excellent organizational skills, and be able to work well in a group setting. Requirements: College degree, CSCS (preferred not required) and CPR certification. Applications taken until the position is filled. Internship dates Jan 5th – April 30th. All interested candidates need to email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to Tubbs Pike at Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org
Wofford: Kyle Morris has joined the staff and will work primarily with baseball, men’s and women’s tennis, and soccer. Prior to Wofford Morris was the head strength and conditioning coach for the minor league affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Wednesday September 25, 2014
Maine: Maine has hired Collin Kilburg for their restricted earnings strength and conditioning position. Kilburg has past coaching stops at William Penn, Iowa State, and Eastern Illinois.
College of the Siskiyous: Per source, Jon North has accepted the head strength and conditioning position.
Iowa: The University of Iowa Olympic Strength and Conditioning Department are now accepting applications for Spring 2015 intern positions. Application review will begin immediately. Job Description: Assist the Olympic strength and conditioning staff in all day-to-day operations of the University of Iowa varsity weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 23 varsity sports (this does not include football), set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from five experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. Internship Dates: January 2015-May 2015. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Coach Gabriela Quiggle at email@example.com