Thursday August 27, 2015
Kennesaw State (GA): Kennesaw State Football Strength & Conditioning (DI FCS) is looking to hire multiple VOLUNTEER interns for the SPRING of 2016. This position is VOLUNTARY, and no monetary compensation, housing, or meals will be offered. Ideal applicant will be seeking university credit hours or looking to complete hours for SCCC requirements (through the CSCCa). The position will work solely with Football, and responsibilities will include COACHING on the floor/field, facility maintenance, data tracking & professional development. If interested, please send resume, cover letter & list of references to Jim Kiritsy, Director of Football S&C at [email protected].
MidAmerica Nazarene (NAIA – KS): Former player Isaac Yamomoto has been hired as a strength and conditioning intern.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
Manhattan College (NY): St. Louis Cardinals Minor League strength coach Johnny Larson has been named Director of Sports Performance.
Tuesday August 25, 2015
University of California Berkeley: The University of California Berkeley Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for unpaid/uncompensated interns for the Fall 2015 semester. Preferred qualifications: CPR/AED certified, CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the The University of California Berkeley Olympic sport teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, and have a strong desire to learn a variety of strength and performance techniques. TO APPLY: Please email a cover letter and resume to Hank Behrens at [email protected].
Colorado State: Former Florida A&M assistant Danielle Lewis has joined the staff as an assistant strength coach, per source.
Wyoming: The Department of Sports Performance for Athletics at the University of Wyoming is accepting resumes for Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Interns for Football. These positions will begin immediately for the Fall Semester of 2015. These are unpaid Internships. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or seeking formal internship requirements for the completion of an undergraduate or master’s degree. Strong desires to not only pursue strength and conditioning coaching as a career, but to also obtain Strength and Conditioning Coaching Certifications either from the CSCCa (SCCC) or the NSCA (CSCS). Desired Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Knowledge and experience in the implementation of strength and conditioning programming for college level athletes. All selected interns will have the opportunity to obtain practicum requirements needed for the Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) by an approved CSCCa mentor, Zach Duval. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a minimum of 3 references to Jordan Betz at [email protected].
Monday August 24, 2015
Morgan State (FCS – MD): Morgan State University (FCS-MD) Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for a paid Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach for the 2015-2016 school year. The candidate will report to the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Responsibilities assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach will include but are not limited to: The development and implementation of training programs for the Men’s Basketball Program and other assigned teams; Assessment and instruction of posture, lifting technique, flexibility/mobility drills, agility and coordination drills, plyometric drills, balance drills, weight room upkeep and equipment maintenance. This position will pay $15,000 and the contract will be through June 30th, 2016. Required Qualifications: Confirmed undergraduate degree in Exercise Science or related field; nationally accredited certification CSCS (NSCA) or SCCC (CSCCa); excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; Ability to motivate student-athletes and work effectively with coaches and the sport medicine staff; Basic computer proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Preferred Qualifications: Practical experience coaching within the college strength and conditioning field; specifically Men’s Basketball. Review of applications begins immediately and will remain open until filled. Email letter of application, resume, and three professional references to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach; Andrew McKay at [email protected] The applicant will also need to apply to the human resources department at Morgan State University. The application can be found at this link.
Wofford: Wofford College is seeking a young strength professional for a newly created paid internship position. The position will be hired for a 9 month period (September 2015 to May 2016) to assist with football and baseball as well as individual sport team programming responsibilities. We are looking for an individual that is interested in learning and gaining knowledge with the ability to utilize applicable preparation in training our student-athletes. In addition to a monthly stipend, meals and housing will be provided. Requirements include a college degree, certification (CSCS or SCCC) and collegiate level coaching experience. Interested applicants email your resume and references to [email protected].
Fairleigh Dickinson: Kentucky intern strength coach AJ Mott has been hired as a graduate assistant in the strength program at FDU, per source.
Hillsdale (D-II – MI): Former Liberty assistant strength coach Patrick Gifford has been hired as the first head strength and conditioning coach at Hillsdale College.
UMass: The UMass Football Performance Department is now accepting applications for its 2015 Fall/Winter Internship Program. This is an unpaid position (no-monetary) 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 towards a degree program. Candidates interested in this position should be hardworking, passionate, and detail orientated individuals, who have the desire to work in the strength and conditioning field at the collegiate level. Applicants should hold a BA/BS in Exercise Science or a Health Related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the NSCA or the SCCC through the CSCCa. Responsibilities will include: Daily clean up and maintenance of the facility and all its equipment. Setup and break down of weight room and field for football workouts, and supervision of training sessions. This program will also consist of weekly educational projects and reports. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Brad Bielaniec at [email protected].