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Friday June 20, 2014

Friday June 20, 2014

Dixie State (UT): Dixie State University is seeking qualified interns for the 2014-2015 fall semester. This is a non-paid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain college credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Duties include: assist Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in designing and implementing programs all 13 Varsity sports including strength, speed, agility, flexibility, nutrition, and conditioning; teach proper technique and safety; assist in set up and break down of equipment, day to day monitoring, cleaning, and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; proper communication with athletes, coaches, and athletic trainers; implement and enforce rules, policies, and procedures of the weight room; serve as a positive role model to all DSU athletes; and any other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, give a full semester commitment, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW Certification is preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Bryce Patterson at: patterson@dixie.edu

FAU: The Florida Atlantic University Strength & Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2014 semester (Aug.18th-Dec.12th). Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; as well as college credit toward graduation, if applicable. Please be aware that there will be NO monetary compensation, nor housing offered for this position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all FAU sports; set up, and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, and highly motivated; must be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared towards Exercise Physiology or a related field; experience in a college strength & conditioning setting. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; working towards a nationally-accredited strength & conditioning certification (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, etc.); knowledge/experience working with Microsoft Excel. In order to apply for this position, please e-mail a resume, list of professional references (with contact information), and a video of yourself teaching the Back Squat, Bench Press, as well as an Olympic Lift of your choice to Joe Valentino, jvalentino2012@fau.edu. Please no phone calls or faxes.

Catawba College (D-II - NC): Catawba College is seeking applications for Fall 2014 Strength and Conditioning Internship opportunities. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in administering the Fall strength and conditioning programs for football and basketball. Work directly with student athletes to teach proper lifting technique. Assess and document progress of the student athletes during training, and maintain a clean, sanitized weight room. This is a non-paid, no compensation, volunteer position. All interns, if applicable, will have the opportunity for credit towards graduation with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related major. This internship will run from August 13th until December 5th. All applicants will be subject to a background check. Please apply only if you are financially able, or a local resident. A Nationally accredited certification is preferred, NSCA/CSCCa/USAW. Interns must be CPR/AED certified. Those seriously interested should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references by July 18th to Jadwin Bignon via email only jebignon@catawba.edu

Kennesaw State: The Kennesaw State University OLYMPIC Sport Performance is looking for a highly motivated individual to fill one (1) of two (2) VOLUNTEER Assistant positions for the FALL 2014 semester to begin on August 11, 2014. Kennesaw State University Olympic Sports compete at the Division 1 level in the Atlantic Sun Conference. Qualifications: Individuals applying must be willing to work 40+ hours per week, possess or working towards one of the major certifications (USAW, CSCS, 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 Tim Dombrowski, Assistant Sport Performance Coach at tdombro1@kennesaw.edu.