Tuesday October 30, 2012

UAB: UAB has an opening for a strength and conditioning internship. DURATION: January 13, 2013 through May 10, 2013. COMPENSATION: UAB Gear, Volunteer. RESPONSIBILITIES: Under administrative direction of the Assistant Athletic Director for Strength and Conditioning intern will assist strength & conditioning staff in the implementation of various strength & conditioning programs at the collegiate level. Full exposure and experience in the day-to-day operation of Division I S&C program. Expected to perform a wide variety of tasks that include: Various and assorted administrative duties, Data management, Weight room and equipment up-keep and maintenance, Workout implementation and supervision, Exercise Demonstration & Teaching Technique, Pre-workout preparation, Post-workout analysis, Assistance with warm-ups, cool-downs, performance testing and tracking, Supplement provision, Research,, Projects. Adhere to the rules and regulations of the NCAA, C-USA, and the policies and procedures of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or related field. Ideally will have or be pursuing a CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification. CPR Certification is required. Experience as a collegiate athlete is also preferred but not required. This is a full-time internship (minimum 40 hours/week) intended to develop serious strength and conditioning coaches for their future career in collegiate athletics. Promotion to UAB Graduate Assistantships are possible. Please send letter of application, resume and list of three references to: David Consiglio, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, email: [email protected].

Pepperdine: Pepperdine University‚Äôs Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified intern candidates for the Spring 2013 semester. Applicants should be interested in advancing their career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Duties will include assisting the strength and conditioning staff in all aspects of the s&c program, including design, implementation, daily set-up/breakdown and facility maintenance. Duration of the internship will be performance based, and will begin on January 5th. 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 15 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 and/or USAW. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to assistant strength coach Jamie Faro at [email protected]