Wednesday October 30, 2013
Seattle: Seattle University Department of Athletic Performance is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill 2014 Winter and Spring 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 sports that train out of Athletic Performance Center. It may fulfil 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 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 protected].
Arizona Rattlers: The four time Arena League Champions and back to back title holders are looking for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches to fill internship positions for the 2014 season (3/1-8/1). Prospective candidates will receive the opportunity to work with professional athletes trying to maximize their performance on the field through rigorous strength training and stretching programs. Interns gain valuable hands on experience working one on one with our players as well as in group settings. This is a non-paying internship, for course credit if applicable. Applicants must be willing to reside in the Phoenix area of Arizona. Also, all applicants must have strength and conditioning in their background, with experience in both weight training and stretching. To be considered all inquiries must submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to David Turner our Player Personnel Director by Nov. 22nd. His email is [email protected]
Friday October 25, 2013
North Texas: UNT is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches to fill internship positions available for the 2014 SPRING semester (1/6 – 5/9). Prospective candidates will have the opportunity to work under the guidance of the UNT Strength and Conditioning coaching staff, gain in-valuable hands-on experience working with Division I athletes (Football and Olympic sports), and participate in the UNT Strength and Conditioning professional development & educational curriculum (course credit if applicable). Please note, there is no monetary compensation for this position. Applicants must be committed to developing themselves as a professional and working their way up in the strength and conditioning coaching profession. For consideration, all inquiring interns please email a cover letter, professional resume’ (include relevant work, educational, and athletic experience), and three professional references with contact information to Coach Trevino at: [email protected]. All materials must be received by November 18, 2013 for consideration.
Thursday October 24, 2013
East Central (D-II - OK): East Central University (ECU) Strength and Conditioning is currently accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to start January, 2014. This position will coordinate and implement the strength and conditioning of 1-2 sports, assist with football, and assist with the daily maintenance of the facilities. Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in Kinesiology, Physical Education, Sports Administration, or a related field and admission to the ECU Graduate School. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, strength and conditioning coaching experience preferred, and a desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Must be current in CPR/First Aid/AED certification. Preferred Qualifications: USAW, pursuing SCCC and/or CSCS. If interested, please email Director of Strength and Conditioning Scott O’Dell at [email protected]. Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled
Liberty: Sources tell us that former Mississippi State grad assistant and Michigan State intern Patrick Gifford has been hired as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at Liberty.
Texas: The University of Texas Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Unpaid Intern for the SPRING semester. There are 5 positions available. This is a highly competitive and demanding internship. The University of Texas is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, and facilities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience in the Big 12 conference, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation “if applicable”. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated: Must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and conditioning certification (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, etc.) To apply for one of these positions, email a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Caesar Martinez, [email protected]. No faxed resumes or phone calls will be accepted. DEADLINE for applications is December 6th 2013.
Tuesday October 22, 2013
Saint Leo (D-II - FL): Saint Leo University is currently accepting internship applications for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters. Qualified candidates should be planning on pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning. This 17 week internship will afford candidates the opportunity to acquire hands-on experience and knowledge working with all (17) sports while becoming a positive asset to Saint Leo University and its student-athletes. Qualifications Strong work ethic, punctual, and enthusiastic. Junior or Senior, working towards completion of a Bachelor’s degree, as well as working toward a certification with CSCCA or NSCA. Prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete. Ability to work 30-40 hours plus a week. Compensation This is an UNPAID internship but free apparel will be provided to the student during participation. A liability form must be signed before participation stating the university will not be held responsible for any injuries that may occur during the internship. The ability to earn class credit towards graduation requirements is also available. Deadline Inquiries must be received by July 19, 2013 for the Fall 2013 Semester, and November 15, 2013 for the Spring 2014 semester. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to [email protected].
Colorado: The University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics Sports Performance Program is accepting applications for the 2014 Spring Semester Sports Performance Internship. Qualifications: Ideal candidates should be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science, or related field of study. Must possess a strong work ethic, a willingness to be open to new ideas and possess a strong desire to enter the Sports Performance field, particularly at the collegiate level. Current certification, or working towards certification with the NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa. CSCCa mentorship program is available to those pursuing the SCCC certification. CPR certification/renewal can be attained during the internship. Compensation: This is an unpaid voluntary position. Candidates will have the opportunity to learn and gain experience at a highly competitive Division 1 Pac-12 institution. The curriculum is structured and designed to prepare candidates to advance a career in the Sports Performance field. Athletic apparel will be provided when available. Class credit from current institution is available if applicable. How to apply: Email cover letter, resume, list of references to Colorado Sports Performance. [email protected].
Monday October 21, 2013
UMass: The University of Massachusetts Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for motivated individuals who are interested in Spring volunteer internship positions. A background in Exercise Science, Sport Science, Kinesiology or related field is preferred but not required. Applicants should also be in pursuit of obtaining a CSCS, USAW, or SCCC certification as well as being CPR certified. Individuals who apply should be highly motivated, have strong work ethic, be punctual, and have a strong desire to become a future strength and conditioning coach. Daily duties will consist of aiding the strength and conditioning staff with assessments of student athletes, sitting in on meetings when designing programs, implementation of programs, performing proper lifting techniques, motivating athletes, and general maintenance/cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. There is no monetary compensation for theses positions. Start date is January 20, 2014. To apply send a cover letter and resume along with 3 references to Andrew Tokarz at [email protected].
Maine: University of Maine is currently seeking applicants for our Spring Semester 2014 Speed, Strength & Conditioning Internship Program. Must adhere to the rules of the NCAA, The University of Maine Intercollegiate Athletics Department, Colonial Athletic Association, America East Conference, and the Hockey East Conference. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, and/or a strong desire to become a Collegiate/Professional Speed Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: Currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Individuals will gain experience in a Division I collegiate speed, strength & conditioning setting, as well as future recommendation for employment. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to [email protected]. No phone calls please.
Saturday October 19, 2013
Rutgers: The Rutgers University Football Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Football Volunteer Intern for the summer of 2014. This is an unpaid/voluntary internship so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. This position is responsible for assisting the Rutgers Strength and Conditioning Staff implement the off-season program and assist in all departmental functions.. Rutgers University is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, and facilities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated; Must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.), To apply for one of the positions, e-mail a cover letter, resume, mission statement, list of professional references to Mike Tufo at [email protected] Internship dates: May 2014-August 2014 Please no faxed resumes or phone calls.
Friday October 16, 2013
Cameron University (D-II - OK): Sources tell us Ryan Flood has accepted the head strength and conditioning post with Cameron University.
Stanford: As a reminder, today is the last day to apply for the volunteer internship with the Football Sports Performance program at Stanford. See more information on the opportunity here.
Central Connecticut State: Central Connecticut State is seeking applicants for their internship program. Description: Central Connecticut State University is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern for spring 2014. Central Connecticut State University competes in the Northeast Conference, and currently has 18 Division 1 Varsity intercollegiate athletic programs. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 30 hours per week with the Strength and Conditioning Department. The program is designed for current undergraduate students who want to continue into the field of Strength and Conditioning and gain experience. Compensation: Division 1 intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as Strength and Conditioning Coach, gear and college credit towards graduation if applicable Qualifications: Must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional. Candidate should be CSCS or working towards certification. How to apply: Send letter of application, resume and references to: Michael Ericksen, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, 1615 Stanley St. New Britain CT 06050. [email protected].
Villanova: The Villanova Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting volunteer intern applicants for Spring 2014. Daily responsibilities include: assisting with the set up and break down of weight room and turf field for conditioning workouts; daily clean-up and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; assist with supervision and demonstration during the training sessions. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, desire to learn, and have a strong work ethic. Applicant should already possess or be eligible and preparing to sit for the CSCS, CSCCA, PES, and/or USAW. Interns MUST be CPR/AED certified. This is an unpaid position; however, volunteers will receive a unique experience working at a Division I program with Olympic Sports. At the end of the internship, volunteers will better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit, if applicable. Expected start date is January 8, 2014 and end date is May 3, 2014. Please send a resume and three references by email to: [email protected]. No cover letters. The deadline for applications is October 31, 2013.
Thursday October 17, 2013
Western Michigan: Sources tell us that Florida offensive graduate assistant Dan Wenger has accepted a full-time assistant strength and conditioning job with Western Michigan.
Merrimack: Merrimack College is seeking applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern in the Department of Athletics. Merrimack is a Catholic Institution with more than 2,000 students, and is a member of NCAA Division I Hockey East and also of the NCAA Division II Northeast-10 conference. Responsibilities for the position will entail assisting in implementation of all aspects of Strength and Conditioning programs for 23 intercollegiate sports in a brand- new 5,000 square foot Varsity Weight Room. Interns will assist with all strength, speed, and conditioning training, as well as weight room maintenance and upkeep. Interns may also be responsible for the design and implementation of programs for 1-2 teams. This is an unpaid position. Candidates are required to be working toward a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, also pursuing relevant certifications, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in Strength and Conditioning. Applications will be accepted year round to fill internship positions for each of the semesters and also the summer. To be considered, please send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Jim McGuire, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning [email protected].
Mercer: Mercer University Football, a Division I FCS member of the Pioneer Football League and future member of the Southern Conference, is currently accepting applications for the position of one (1) Intern Strength Coach. The position is responsible for assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all departmental functions. Duties will include assisting with Mercer University Football’s Strength & Conditioning Program in brand new 5,000 square foot weight room, as well as writing and implementing Strength program for one (1) assigned collegiate team. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts and other movements to collegiate teams; 6+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance team work outs; first aid and CPR certified; an accredited certification (preferably CSCS, USAW, or SCCC). Applicants should have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Position primarily needed to assist with Football and Lacrosse, and be fully responsible for one of the assigned teams (M&W Tennis, M&W Golf, Cross Country, Cheer; but not limited to only these sports). Position is NON PAID/VOLUNTEER and would start work January 6th, 2014. Strength staff can provide advice / assistance for outside employment and low cost housing. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to: Jon Mangel, Director of Strength & Conditioning, [email protected].
Wisconsin-Whitewater: UW-W has a Strength & Conditioning Internship for Spring Semester 2014 (Jan. 20-May 9) available. This is an UNPAID internship but great opportunity to gain experience. Duties: Assist S & C coordinator with all aspects of training for all varsity sports. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references to: Lee Munger, Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, UW-Whitewater. E-mail address - [email protected].