Monday August 17, 2015
South Florida: South Florida's Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Interns for the FALL 2015 semester. The successful candidates will be working with a variety of sports. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. No monetary compensation will be provided. Must have a strong work-ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Joey Carnes, Assistant Athletic Performance Coach, at email@example.com.
Montana State: Montana State University: Montana State University is currently accepting applications for graduate assistant strength and conditioning coach. The graduate assistant will assist with the implementation of sport-specific strength training programs for all 14-varsity sports and will be assigned his/her own sports. Responsibilities include but not limited to: assisting the head strength and conditioning coach with the design and implementation of sport-specific strength, speed, and agility programs; weight room supervision; daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment; and other duties as assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach. The graduate assistant position is a one-year contract with the possibility of extending up to three years beginning with the 2015-2016 academic year and includes only a in-state tuition waiver for graduate credit hours with the summer terms excluded. Closing date of applications will be September 11, 2015. Timeline of work will be January 2016 – May 2016. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Head Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Ricardo Ramirez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Anselm College (D-II - NH): Saint Anselm College is currently accepting applications for volunteer strength and conditioning interns for the 2015 Fall semester. Candidates must demonstrate a strong work ethic and be highly motivated to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Responsibilities include assisting the head strength and conditioning coach in training of all student-athletes of 18 varsity sports, enforcing facility policies and rules, and carrying out daily facility maintenance. The position is unpaid. Required qualifications: candidates must be in the process of earning or already have earned their bachelor’s degree in a related field. CPR/AED is required. Candidate must also be in the process of or have already earned CSCS, CSCCa, or USAW. To apply submit a cover letter, resume, and reference list with 3 references to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Rob Herrick at RHerrick@anselm.edu.
Angelo State: Glenn Revell has joined the staff as a graduate assistant on the strength staff, per source. Revell most recently served as an intern at Eastern Michigan under Ron McKeefery.
Santa Clara University: The Santa Clara University Strength & Conditioning Department is actively seeking applicants for internship positions working with Olympic Sports within our program for the 2015 Fall Term (Sep. 21 - Dec. 18). The intent of the internship is to provide a year of hands-on training to prepare the candidate to take on the next level position in strength and conditioning as either a graduate assistant or full-time strength coach. Interns are expected to participate in a comprehensive educational program, including white board discussion and hands-on experience in the following areas: program design, exercise instruction, Olympic lifting progressions and techniques, plyometric, speed and agility techniques, energy system development, regeneration methods, nutritional basics, and facility and athlete management. Dependent upon the previous knowledge/experience of the candidate, he/she will have the opportunity to work with force plate testing, Sparta Trac software, and GPS monitoring. Internship responsibilities will include various duties within the SCU Strength & Conditioning Department. Hours will vary throughout the semester and may include early morning, late afternoon, or weekend hours. Requirements: 1) CPR/AED/First Aid 2) Bachelor’s degree and/or current enrollment in a related field 3) Must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning at the high school, collegiate, or professional team setting, possess an excellent work ethic and have the ability to take initiative and be pro-active. Preferred: 1) CSCS and/or USAW level-1 2) Previous weight room or athletic coaching experience. Compensation: Continual educational resources, access to networking opportunities, potential future recommendation for professional advancement and continuing mentorship beyond completion of the internship. Application: E-mail resume, cover letter, and contact information for two to three references to: Patrick Dolan at email@example.com.