Monday October 20, 2014
Eastern Illinois: Eastern Illinois University is currently accepting applications for the winter/spring 2015 internship program. Duties will include assisting with weight room set up and break down, daily facility maintenance, and coaching for a variety of Division I athletics program (football included). Interns will also participate in the internship development curriculum. Required qualifications include pursuit or completion of a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science or related field, a strong desire to work in the field of strength and conditioning, a relentless work ethic, and ability to demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills. Desired qualifications include pursuit or completion of a master's degree in Exercise Science or related field, and a CSCS, CSCCa, or USAW certification. No monetary compensation will be provided, but candidates selected will be able to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable. All interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume with at least three references to Jon Lundahl, Assistant Strength Coach, at email@example.com
Southwestern University: The Southwestern University Sports Performance department is currently accepting applications for spring 2015 volunteer strength & conditioning intern positions. Duties will include assisting with daily operations & facility maintenance, managing various athletic performance data base programs as well as the completion of various educational assignments. Interns will have the opportunity to receive experience working with all 20 varsity men's & women’s sports, including football. Candidates selected will be working in a rapidly expanding NCAA DIII environment with the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Qualifications: Must be enrolled in an institution of higher education in an exercise related major. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professionals, must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Possessing or pursuing the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications preferred. No compensation will be provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Please submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Doug Ross, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.