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Strength Scoop - Tuesday February 25, 2020

Tuesday February 25, 2020

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Coastal Carolina: Coastal Carolina University is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning 2020 SUMMBER VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; and desire to have fun working in strength and conditioning field Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division I FBS University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to work in the strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to swoods@coastal.edu - Attention: Sonya Woods.

Missouri Southern State: Missouri Southern State University is currently accepting applications for strength and conditioning internship positions. Internships are able to be filled ASAP, and have the potential to be compensated with a monthly stipend. Minimum requirements include CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications; an unwavering work ethic, a desire to become an industry professional, the ability to adjust to a demanding work schedule, and effective communication and leadership skills in group settings. Preferred qualifications include football experience, certifications from a recognized governing body (NSCA, ACSM, USAW, CSCCa, etc.), personal involvement in a competitive sport, and proficiency with computer productivity applications. To apply, please send one PDF file including resume, cover letter, and a list of three references to Zack Shaw at shaw-z@mssu.edu.

Liberty: The Liberty University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the positions of VOLUNTEER INTERN for Summer of 2020. DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES will include but are not limited to assisting in the implementation of the Strength and Conditioning programs; set up and break down for daily activities, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and participation in the internship curriculum. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION, HOUSING, OR TRANSPORTATION will be provided, however, Interns will receive experience working in a Division 1 training environment and have the opportunity to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and/or receive college credit if applicable. The Intern’s level of ambition will determine the level of the learning experience. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Interns are expected to be punctual, enthusiastic, reliable, productive and consistent along with having the financial capability to hold the position for the duration of the internship. Ideal candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework earning and undergraduate degree in exercise science or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCa, SCCC; USAW) is preferred but not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Austin Ardrey, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, at Amardrey@liberty.edu.

Buffalo: The University at Buffalo Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for 5-7 volunteer interns for the 2020 Summer Training Program. All positions will be UNPAID. The successful candidates will assist with all daily duties as it pertains to Buffalo Football Strength and Conditioning including but not limited to: assisting with coaching, data tracking, data entry, fueling station management and any other duties as assigned by the Director of Strength and Conditioning, Matt Gildersleeve. The expected start date will tentatively be May 27, 2020, and go until July 31, 2020. Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references in a SINGLE PDF file to Assistant Director of Football Strength and Conditioning, James Heiss at jheiss@buffalo.edu.

Georgia Southern: The Georgia Southern University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking to fill multiple positions for its summer 2020 volunteer internship. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the GSU Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the summer program, set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and other duties as assigned by the Director of Strength and Conditioning and/or the Internship Coordinator. In this role, you will gain valuable experience working within the Georgia Southern football program, working directly with the Strength and Conditioning staff, and will allow you to study under a CSCCa approved mentor. Required qualifications include the completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a CPR/AED certification, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and a strong work ethic. Other preferred qualifications include certification, or the pursuit of a certification from the NSCA and/or the CSCCA and previous coaching experience. The tentative start date is May 18th,2020. The internship will be completed before the beginning of fall camp with the potential of retention through the 2020 football season. Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to the Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Eric Scott at eric-scott@georgiasouthern.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.