Monday April 26, 2021
Mississippi State: The Mississippi State Football Strength and Conditioning program is now accepting applications for 1-2 volunteer interns for Summer 2021. These positions are UNPAID. Successful candidates will work directly with football and assist with all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. Position responsibilities will consist of, but are not limited to, the following: assisting the staff in all aspects of the strength and speed programs, setting up and breaking down of training sessions, assisting with routine maintenance of training facilities, assisting with nutrition, as well as other assigned duties. This internship program consists of a rigorous academic curriculum along with a practical component. Minimum requirements: a current CPR/AED certification, a strong work ethic, punctuality, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Preferred qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certifications, or experience as a collegiate athlete. Official start date will be May 19th and end July 27th. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and 3 references with subject line “Mississippi State Summer Internship – Name” to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Dan Kistler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
UCLA: The UCLA Football Sport Performance and Conditioning staff is looking to fill 8-10 intern position in June 21 to July 30. The purpose of this internship is to educate and provide future coaches with foundational principles in sport performance and conditioning, by giving them hands on experience in student-athlete well-fare, operating performance technology, and a day to day operation as a strength and conditioning professional. These are UNPAID positions. Candidates must be CPR/AED certified and possess or currently pursuing a certification from a recognized governing body NSCA, CSCCa, USAW. Preferred qualifications include: actively pursuing or obtained a degree in an Exercise Science related degree, working towards a certification with a recognized governing body, and proficiency in teaching and performing strength and speed training. Potential candidates must possess an incredible work ethic, great character, and the highest level of energy and enthusiasm. Interns will assist in the implementation of all facets of the strength and conditioning program, complete a comprehensive educational curriculum and perform any other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. All qualified candidates please send a cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to Frank Davis, Associate Director of Sport Performance at Fdavis@athletics.ucla.edu.
Kutztown (D-III - PA): Kutztown University is hiring a Strength and Conditioning Coordinator. Here is a link to more details and how to apply.