Tuesday June 2, 2015
Wake Forest: The Wake Forest University Sports Performance department is currently accepting internship applications for the 2015-2016 academic year. There are 2-3 internship positions available to work with the OLYMPIC Sports programs. Individuals will have the opportunity to gain Division I experience and work with all Olympic Sports teams. The right candidate(s) will be able to work towards completion of CSCCa internship requirement and sit for the CSCCa certification exam. All applicants must have completed or are currently pursuing bachelors or masters degree in Exercise Science or related field. Candidates must possess or be working towards certification through CSCCa, NSCA, and/or USAW and have strong work ethic and desire to become strength and conditioning professional. Interns will have the opportunity to assist the Sports Performance staff with the implementation and supervision of all training programs for Olympic Sports teams. Interns will also have professional development opportunities through completion of internship curriculum assignments. This is a volunteer position, but individuals will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience as well as earn future recommendation for employment. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christopher Newport (D-III – VA): Christopher Newport University is seeking highly motivated, aspiring strength and conditioning coaches for internship positions during the Fall 2015 semester. REQUIRED: Candidates must exhibit strong work ethic, enthusiasm, passion for the field, and eagerness to learn. JOB DUTIES: Successful candidates will receive hands on coaching experience with collegiate athletes, assisting in all aspects of Football and Olympic sports strength and conditioning. Interns will go through an extensive internship curriculum, gaining practical strength and conditioning knowledge, and complete weekly assignments and presentations. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Previous experience with the Olympic lifts. Obtained or working toward a Bachelors Degree in an Exercise Science related field. Hold current certification or working toward SCCC, CSCS or USAW certifications. Please send resume, cover letter and three references via email to Sean Conaty, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com
Monday June 1, 2015
Florida International: The Florida International University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for an assistant strength and conditioning coach position. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Panther men’s & women’s basketball teams but could also work with football. The successful candidate will also be assigned other Olympic sport teams to be determined by the Director of Strength and Conditioning. A minimum of 3 years’ experience with collegiate or professional basketball programs. Must be certified: CSCS or SCCC. This position will start during 2015 fall semester and will be open until filled. Inquiries must be received ASAP. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Florida International University Attn: Cory Houston, assistant strength coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan University Sports Performance is looking for qualified strength and conditioning interns for the Fall 2015 semester. The internship will begin August 1- December 18 2015. 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. Compensation: This is a non-paid position. The intern strength and conditioning coach will receive Coach Mckeefery’s nationally recognized internship curriculum, practical s and c experience, mentorship, and hours toward undergrad/ graduate or CSCCa practicum. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Fred Hale, at email@example.com. Internship Dates: August 1- December 18 2015. Interviews will begin June 5.
Pepperdine: The Pepperdine University Strength and Conditioning department is seeking applicants for the 2015 Non-Paid Fall Mentorship/Internship program. This program is designed for those interested in pursuing a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Responsibilities will include helping with session set up and breakdown, completion of educational assignments and presentations on designated topics. 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: Monday 3rd August – November 27th. All interested candidates need to email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to: Tubbs Pike, BSc, CSCS, USA, Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning, Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eastern Washington (FCS): Intern Zach Nielsen has been promoted to a graduate assistant at Eastern Washington.
Eastern Illinois (FCS): Per source, Purdue intern Jordan Davis has been hired as a graduate assistant at Eastern Illinois.
University of Redlands (D-III – CA): The University of Redlands is accepting applications for a strength & conditioning graduate assistant. Contact email@example.com if interested.
Gabriel Richard Catholic (MI): Gabriel Richard Catholic High School is seeking a Strength and Conditioning Coach to work primarily with football. The high school is located in Riverview, MI. This position is a paid part-time position and requires 8-10 hours a week. Position start date is late June. Candidates must be in a exercise science program or have a BS in a related field. CSCS, USAW and FMS preferred. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday May 29, 2015
Buffalo: State University of New York at Buffalo Football Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a Football strength and conditioning internship for the Fall 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 email@example.com.
Central Michigan: Per source, Eastern Michigan intern/coaching assistant Paul Cipriano is now a graduate assistant at Central Michigan.
Lamar (FCS – TX): Lamar University has a Strength & Conditioning GA position open. Interested Candidates should email resumes, cover letter, etc. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moravian College (D-III – PA): Moravian College’s Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for volunteer interns for the Fall 2015 semester. Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and fields for conditioning workouts; daily clean up and maintenance of the weight room and all of its equipment; assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self motivated, able to follow directions, have a desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. The successful applicants should be working towards earning their Bachelor’s degree and a certification from the NSCA- CSCS, CSCCA, or USAW. Interns must be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position, however, volunteers will receive experience working at a Division III program, better understanding of program design, and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Zach Houghton, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com. Deadline to apply is June 26, 2015.
Thursday May 28, 2015
Akron: The Zips have added A.J. Short and Luke Rose as graduate assistants.
Kennesaw State (GA): The Kennesaw State University OLYMPIC Sport Performance is looking for a highly motivated individuals to fill VOLUNTEER Assistant positions for the FALL 2015 semester to begin on August 17, 2015. Kennesaw State University Olympic Sports has 15 sports competing at the Division I level in the Atlantic Sun Conference. Qualifications: Individuals applying must be willing to work 20+ hours per week, possess or working towards one of the major certifications (CSCS or SCCC), graduated with or in their last semester of undergraduate studies in exercise physiology or related field, willing to complete the full internship experience with adherence to standards of the Kennesaw State University Sport Performance Department, Kennesaw State University Athletics Association, and Kennesaw State University. This internship experience has a thorough educational experience that individuals will complete and present to staff members at biweekly roundtable discussions. Compensation: although no monetary compensation is offered, individuals will receive Division I Olympic Sports experience, further knowledge of the field, educational advancement, course credit if needed, and the possibility for future references. To apply please submit a letter of application, resume and references to Jeremy Gough, Director of Sport Performance at firstname.lastname@example.org. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!
Tuesday May 26, 2015
Maryland: The University of Maryland Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Staff is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for a Strength and Conditioning Internship opportunity for the Fall 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. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates who will be receiving course credit will be given preference. This is an unpaid position, living and transportation arrangements will not be provided. If chosen for this internship opportunity you will receive division 1 experience at a major university in an elite conference, you will be educated on training philosophy, olympic lifting modalities, and how to structure and execute a successful strength and conditioning program. Preferred qualifications; Candidates should have or be working towards attaining their bachelor’s degree, and one or more of the following certifications; CSCS, SCCC, or USAW. If you are interested, send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to: Brent Kwiatkowski at email@example.com.
Southern Miss: Per source, Josh Woods has joined the Southern Miss strength staff as a graduate assistant. Woods previously worked with the strength staff with the Miami Dolphins.
Northeastern Oklahoma (JC – Miami, OK): NEO is looking to fill a head strength coach / defensive assistant position. First priority goes to someone that has run a strength program or been a major assistant in a strength program. Preffered defensive position would be DL or LBs. This position is a monthly stipend position (11 months – around $500 per month) and includes meals and room in the dorm. Please send resumes to Ryan Held at Heldr@neo.edu.