Monday August 16, 2010
Sacramento State: California State University, Sacramento, an NCAA Division I (FCS Football) institution is accepting applications for a paid Strength and Conditioning Intern for the 2010-2011 school year. Duties: Assist Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of strength, speed, agility, flexibility and conditioning programs; facility maintenance and upkeep; other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. After becoming familiar with techniques taught by the Sacramento State Strength and Conditioning Staff, the intern will assist in teaching proper technique in all aspects of the athletes’ strength and conditioning program. Applicants must have the following: a Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; a NSCA-CSCS or SCCC certification; be CPR/First Aid certified; have a strong work ethic; be coachable and dependable; have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional; have prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience. Compensation: $1000 per month from September 2010 through August 2011; clothing; experience and knowledge from working at the Division 1 level; earned recommendation in your career path. No benefits, no housing, no meals. Hours for internship: 40 hours minimum per week plus occasional weekends. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. How to apply: Send a cover letter, resume with mission statement, three professional references, and a copy of all current certifications to be considered to Terrance A. Brooks, Director of Strength and Conditioning, Sacramento State, e-mail: email@example.com. No phone calls please.