Thursday November 20, 2014
Butler: Butler University is accepting applications for a part-time strength coach for the Spring 2015 semester ONLY. Start date is January 5 and ends May 31. A typical week is 20 hours. Applicants must be competent in teaching Olympic and squat movements. Primary responsibilities will be to assist with football and other assigned teams. The coach will also have limited interaction with both basketball teams. Preferred qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree, Previous collegiate experience, CSCS /SCCC credential or similar. Passing a background check and CPR certification is required. Please email your cover letter, resume and references to Jim Peal, Head Strength Coach, Butler University at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be taken until the position is filled.
Wednesday November 19, 2014
Tulane: The Tulane University strength and conditioning department is currently seeking two qualified candidates to fill internship positions. Job duties will include (1.) assisting primarily with the daily operations of the football strength and conditioning program along with Olympic sports as assigned, (2.) facility maintenance and upkeep, (3.) equipment set up and break down for all training sessions, and (4.) participation in professional development opportunities. This is an unpaid internship with an expected commitment which begins January 12, 2015 and ends May 8, 2015. The opportunity offers experience for advancement in the profession and potential credit towards degree completion as applicable. This internship is also approved as a CSCCa mentorship site under the supervision of a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications for the position consist of the candidates being CPR/AED certified and having or working towards the SCCC or CSCS credential. To apply, please send cover letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to Jeffery Earls, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com. The deadline to apply is Monday, December 15, 2014.
New Mexico State: Per source, former Missouri GA Akeem Robinson is now an assistant strength coach at New Mexico State.
Washington: Per source, former West Florida graduate assistant Josh Holman is now on staff at Washington working with the Olympic sports.
North Carolina Central (FCS): North Carolina Central University’s Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches to work with Football and Olympic Sports. Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach; Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid. Pursuing CSCCa, NSCA, or USAW certification(s). Must be willing to work entire spring term (Jan 07- Apr. 29). Rewards: Those seeking to become SCCC certified will receive mentoring from a certified Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. You will learn various training methodologies, in-depth Olympic lifting modalities, and programming. The knowledge and experience gained will prepare interns for potential graduate assistantships and future professional positions in the field of strength and conditioning. To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application review will begin immediately and will cease until positions are filled.
Monday November 17, 2014
BYU: Per source, head strength coach Jay Omer plans to retire at the end of the year.
Ohio State: The Ohio State University Football strength and conditioning department is accepting applications for volunteer intern coaches to contribute to the football sports performance program during the Spring 2015 The successful candidate must have a great attitude, give relentless effort, and posses a deep desire to become an effective strength and conditioning coach. Qualified candidates will serve the Football program as a non-counted coach with the opportunity to participate in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. There is NO monetary compensation for this position. However, candidates will receive Division I Intercollegiate experience, college credit towards graduation if applicable and be involved in the CSCCa mentorship program necessary to achieve the SCCC certification. Preferred qualifications: SCCC or CSCS certified, CPR/AED certified and a bachelor’s degree in a program geared towards strength and conditioning. The anticipated start date will be January 2015. To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Uhlenhake.email@example.com.
Tennessee: The University of Tennessee Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for (2) paid strength and conditioning internship positions for Spring 2015. All applicants must be highly motivated individuals with a strong work ethic that want to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. This internship will provide the opportunity to gain experience in coaching, motivating athletes, and program design by working hands on in a Division 1 College Program. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to assisting with the supervision and training of student-athletes of assigned teams while also assisting with assigned duties. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Qualified candidates preferably have strength and conditioning experience in the collegiate setting and are certified or seeking certification through the NSCA or CSCCa. The planned start date will be January 12th will continue till the end of July. To apply please email a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Michael Szerszen, Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University is seeking a Graduate Assistant strength and conditioning coach. Applicant must possess a strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic-style lifting exercises. Introduce and teach the objectives of each training phase to student-athletes. Duties will include assisting with the day to day Football program as well as covering assigned Olympic sports by the Director. Interested applicants should submit the following required materials: (1) a cover letter indicating interest in the position; (2) a complete resume with the name, address, and phone number of three professional references. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required; In a related field preferred. Certified by CSCS, CSCCa, or in the process of sitting for the exam. Experience working with and developing programs for a variety of collegiate sports. Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. All candidates interested please email email@example.com
Houston: The University of Houston Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Spring Semester of 2014. These are unpaid positions. Daily responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assistance in the supervision of the University of Houston Sports Performance team 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, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to detail, punctuality, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Brian Odom or Kelly Spriggs by December 18th, 2014. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday November 14, 2014
Southern Miss: The University of Southern Mississippi Strength and Conditioning department is seeking applicants to fill Volunteer internship positions for the 2015 Spring semester. Daily responsibilities will include the following: 1. Assisting with supervision and implementation of strength training programs for various sports 2.Tending to daily maintenance of the training facilities 3. Any other duties specified by the Director of the program. This is a non-paid position. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate level Strength and Conditioning Coach. If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to Stephen Parker, email@example.com
Thursday November 13, 2014
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University’s Strength & conditioning department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the 2015 Spring semester. Duties will include assisting and HANDS ON with ALL aspects of the Strength & Conditioning program, including design, implementation, daily set-up/breakdown and facility maintenance. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin immediately. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to university background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a non-paid volunteer position, requiring a minimum of 20 hours/week, though more hours will be strongly encouraged. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates should have or be in the pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field. Candidates should also have or be in pursuit of obtaining their CSCS, SCCC-CSCCa and/ or USAW. Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to Director of Strength & Conditioning Ben Sowders at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Appalachian State: Appalachian State University is accepting applications for Spring 2015 Strength and Conditioning Internships working specifically with FOOTBALL. These are UNPAID internships. Interns will gain practical experience working in a Division 1 Sun Belt Conference S&C environment. There will be opportunities to work with Olympic Sports. Daily tasks include but are not limited to: assisting with set up and break down of equipment; daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room; assist with supervision and demonstration during training. 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 email@example.com.
Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University’s Strength & Conditioning is currently seeking qualified nutrition intern candidates for the 2015 Spring semester. Applicants should be interested in advancing their career in collegiate athletic performance or dietetics. Duties will include nutritional knowledge, meal prepping, and supplementation for all 21 Division 1 sports. Duration of the internship will begin immediately and will be completed at the end of the academic semester. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to university background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a non-paid volunteer position, requiring a minimum of 20 hours/week, though more hours will be strongly encouraged. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable, and possible monetary. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates should have or be in the pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field, or sports nutrition field. Candidates should also have or be in pursuit of obtaining their RD, CISSN, CSCS, SCCC- CSCCa. Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Trevor Hutson. Email address firstname.lastname@example.org.