Friday March 4, 2011

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Friday March 4, 2011

University of North Carolina: Football Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for an unpaid internship position with no benefits starting May 10, 2011. The successful candidate will assist with the implementation of sport specific functional strength training programs. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 1) Assisting the Strength and Conditioning Coaches with the design and implementation of sport specific speed, agility, conditioning, and prehabilitation programs. 2) Tracking and assessing athlete?s body composition and nutritional status. 3) Measuring power outputs on Tendo units and tracking individual athletic progress. 4) Weight room supervision, daily upkeep and equipment maintenance. 5) Any other duties assigned by the Strength and Conditioning Coach. Required Qualifications: 1) NSCA or CSCS certified. 2) Must possess current CPR/AED certification. 3) Enduring work ethic, ability to think outside the box, strong management and interpersonal skills. 4) Aspire to pursue a career as a strength & conditioning professional. 5) Proficient in Microsoft word and excel. Preferred Qualifications: 1) Background in nutrition strongly preferred. 2) Experience working in football strength and conditioning preferably at the collegiate Division 1A level. Time Requirements: This is a year long position. Compensation: Unpaid Internship. Individual will gain experience in a Division IA College Strength and Conditioning football setting as well as future recommendation. Deadline: Applications must be received by April 10, 2011. How to Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and 4 references to: Brandell Lewis, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Football - lewisbr@uncaa.unc.edu This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The University of North Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.