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Friday May 9, 2014

Friday May 9, 2014

Mercer (FCS): Mercer University 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 Football’s Inseason Strength program as well as writing and implementing Strength program for one or two assigned teams. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts; 6+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance team programs; first aid and CPR certified; an accredited certification (preferably CSCS, USAW, or SCCC). Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word required. 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 or two of the assigned teams (M&W Tennis, Cross Country, Cheer; but not limited to only these sports). Position is non-paid/volunteer with potential for future Graduate Assistant position. Strength staff can provide 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,mangel_ja@mercer.edu