Tuesday May 5, 2015
Southern Miss: Per source, Chad Traver has joined the strength and conditioning staff at Southern Miss. Traver perviously served at Washington State.
Kennesaw State: Kennesaw State Football is looking for a Graduate Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. Position requires acceptance into the the Kennesaw State Graduate School (required 3.0 undergrad GPA & a 290 GRE score). Applicant needs to be coachable, energetic, & willing to hold players & teammates accountable. Primary responsibilities will be COACHING on the floor & assisting with intern development. If interested, please send a resume, cover letter & 3 references to Jim Kiritsy, Director of Football S&C at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purdue: Purdue is accepting applications for unpaid internships. Responsibilities: Set up and break down of equipment for each session; Facility cleaning/maintenance; Assist within session to help spot athletes, record data, etc.; Participation in weekly article review sessions, staff presentations and exercise proficiency test-outs; completion of hourly logs and journal entries and reports on all educational presentations. Participation in intern workouts whether in a group or individually is expected. Applicants should be aware of the possibility of long days (12 hours or more is not uncommon at times) and early morning sessions (that can begin at 5:30 or 6:00am) and should be able to lift and carry 50-80 pounds frequently and up to 100+ pounds occasionally. All applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate student seeking an unpaid internship experience in exchange for college or class credit. NO unpaid internships can be offered to “volunteers.” Interested applicants send a resume, cover letter, and 2 letters of recommendation to Coach Specos at email@example.com. Summer 2015 Internship Duration: June 1, 2015 through August 7, 2015. Fall Semester 2015 Internship Duration: August 10, 2015 through December 15, 2015. Spring Semester 2016: Internship Duration: January 4, 2016 through May 6, 2016. Summer 2016 Internship Duration: June 6, 2016 through August 5, 2016
Monday May 4, 2015
Colorado State: Mississippi State intern Mike Stacchiotti is joining the Colorado State football staff as a graduate assistant strength coach, per source.
Buffalo: State University of New York at Buffalo Football Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a strength and conditioning internship for the Summer 2015. 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, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this internship opportunity you will gain valuable experience, be educated on training philosophy, Olympic lifting modalities, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Minimum qualifications: Strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates should have or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field and at least one of the following Certifications or in the process of acquiring these certifications: CSCS, SCCC. Preferred qualifications: Prior experience, Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree or enrolled in Bachelor’s or Master’s program, CSCS. Interested Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Jon Girard, Assistant Football Strength and Conditioning Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Los Angeles Sparks: Southern Cal assistant strength coach Kelly Dormandy is now the head strength coach for the LA Sparks, per source.
Friday May 1, 2015
Embry-Riddle (D-II – FL): Embry-Riddle University is looking for a PAID INTERN Strength and Conditioning for the 2015-2016 academic year. This position will start in August and end in May. All applicants must be highly motivated with a strong work ethic and wish to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Duties will include programming and leading team workouts for assigned teams; working with athletic trainers and sport coaches; assisting training multiple other sport. You will be viewed as the Head Strength Coach for your assigned teams. Required qualification include: CSCS Certification or CSCCa SCCC Certification. This position pays $13,500 and includes a meal plan. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Jeremiah Larson, Strength and Conditioning Coach at Jeremiahvanlarson@gmail.com.
Thursday April 30, 2015
Davidson: Davidson College Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications for one paid part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include: Designing and implementing Strength and Conditioning programs for assigned teams, assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; work closely with the sport coaches to develop the best hands on strength and conditioning programs for their respective sports. Required qualifications must include: strong work ethic, CSCS Certification or CSCCa SCCC Certification, desire to learn, enthusiasm, desire to become a qualified collegiate strength and conditioning coach. Position is open until filled. All applications must be submitted through Human Resources via this link.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Allegheny College: We understand that Allegheny is looking to hire a director of peak performance and fitness. Specific duties include but are not limited to: Program design, implementation, and supervision for the College’s 21 intercollegiate teams; teaching proper speed, agility, weight lifting and conditioning methods and techniques; motivating student-athletes to train, condition and perform to their highest potentials; educating student-athletes on nutrition and concerning the dangers inherent to illegal/banned performance enhancing drugs; monitor the weight room, equipment and supervise fitness areas; direct strength and conditioning workouts and classes for all varsity athletic programs; coordinate with the athletic training office on injury prevention and rehab programs; manage facility memberships; oversee student workers; and monitor fitness classes. Please submit a letter of application, resume, and provide contact information for three references to the Office of Human Resources at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive background check.
Webber International (FL): Webber International University is seeking qualified applicants for 2015-2016 PAID INTERN-ASSISTANTSHIP positions. Benefits include part-time minimum wage supplemental income, free on-campus housing, full meal plan, work attire/athletic apparel, and continuing education credits towards certifications. The position runs from July 2015-April 2016. THIS IS MORE THAN AN “INTERNSHIP”; an intern-assistant would be viewed as the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for their assigned teams. Duties will include programming and leading workouts; working with athletic trainers and sport coaches; assisting training multiple other sports (including football); assisting with rehab assignments; assisting with day-to-day operational work in running the Fitness Center. Intern-assistants will receive continuous mentorship throughout employment, including, but not limited to, weekly evaluations, presentations, staff discussions, managerial and leadership tasks – all with a relentless push towards constant growth. There are also promotional opportunities available if the intern-assistant proves worthy. This position is only for those who have made a decision to pursue a career in Strength & Conditioning. Candidates for this program must be enrolled in or have graduated from an exercise science or related program, and must have current CPR/AED certification. Attainment of CSCS or SCCC is not required, but highly recommended. To apply for this position, candidates must email their resume with cover letter and references to RasselSE@Webber.edu with the subject line “2015-2016 Intern-Assistantship: FirstName LastName”. Preliminary interviews begin in May and will continue throughout the summer until all positions are filled.