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Strength Scoop - Monday March 2, 2020

Monday March 2, 2020

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Wyoming: The Wyoming Football Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for up to 5 VOLUNTEER intern positions for the SUMMER 2020 semester (Start Date: May 18). These are UNPAID positions. The ideal candidate should be seeking a career as a strength and conditioning coach. Candidates will be exposed to all facets of an NCAA Division 1 FBS football strength and conditioning program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: hands on experience assisting with the daily operations of the weight room, assisting with GPS monitoring and velocity based training technologies, helping to create a positive training environment, completing the educational curriculum, and facility/equipment maintenance. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, strong work ethic, great sense of urgency, high attention to detail, a willingness to learn, and the ability to build relationships with our staff and student-athletes. Candidates should be actively pursuing certification from the NSCA and/or CSCCa. Interns will receive instruction in – and be required to comply with – NCAA regulations and policies. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references as one (1) PDF document to Carl Miller at cmill109@uwyo.edu.

Western Illinois: Jonathan Minnis has accepted the director of strength and conditioning job at Western Illinois.

Ashland (D-II - OH): The Ashland University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the summer 2020 strength and conditioning internship, working primarily with football and other assigned teams. This position will start June 22 nd and concludes August 2 nd , 2020. This is an UNPAID VOLUNTEER internship. This is a program for individuals who are highly motivated, willing to learn and gain knowledge in strength and conditioning, and coaching experience. Responsibilities include assisting with daily training sessions, facility maintenance and up keep, professional development, and assisting with set up/break down of the weight room. More responsibility will be given to individuals who are able to prove they can handle more of a load. Applicants should possess a high level of enthusiasm and energy, a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science (or related field) or in final semester, certified in CPR/AED, and preferred to be certified or working towards a certification from the NSCA. Interested applicants should include a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Anthony Bland at abland2@ashland.edu.

Appalachian State: Appalachian State University is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for Football. Start date: ASAP. Responsibilities include: Assist with implementation of strength & conditioning program, maintenance of the weight room, and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance for Football. Successful applicants should have experience working in a collegiate weight room, have the ability to teach and demonstrate proper weightlifting technique, be prompt, hard-working, and possess great communication skills. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, or a related field. Certification from NSCA (CSCS) or CSCCa. CPR/AED and First Aid certification. The position is subject to a background check. If interested, please email your cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references in 1 PDF file to the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance for Football, Marcus Jones, at jonesmg3@appstate.edu.

Ford Sports Performance (Bellevue, WA):Physical Trainer Program – Spring & Summer – Length 9 weeks (Non-Paid) –Looking for applicants in/near Seattle Washington. Ford Sports Performance is a result-driven facility that specializes in sports performance training for professional, college, high school, youth athletes and not excluding adults that want to stay in shape. As a company and family, we strive to help our athletes at all levels improve performance to accomplish their steadily evolving goals; from NFL players’ journey to All-pro through training, assisting collegiate athletes refine their skills and goals, high school athletes working to become NCAA qualified to helping youth target vital muscle groups to create a foundation of early injury prevention. We treat every person that walks through our facility equally. Individuals who give FSP 100% of their commitment and effort during any program will be able to maximize their full potential. During your time at FSP, we will share the majority of our methods as a company in exchange for your development as an active member of the local sports community. We want to improve your knowledge of sports, marketing, and business. Interns are required to learn all FSP kinetic training methods and pass a midterm test to prove eligible (if interested) for employment beyond the internship. Interns must be willing to improve and perform procedures on methods such as (not limited to): basic testing – appointment setting – administrative tasks – building a personal network within the community – undergo adaptation to selling opportunities – brand acquisition – high level of customer service. For us to continue to be the best in the Northwest, finding quality representatives that know how to expand the FSP brand is essential. Input on what will help us grow as a company is always welcome, encouraged and essential to growth. If you are interested in applying for this internship please email evaluations@gofordsports.com with your resume and brief introduction.