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Strength Scoop - Tuesday June 14, 2016

Tuesday June 14, 2016


Notre Dame: The Strength and Conditioning department at the University of Notre Dame is currently accepting applications for internship positions for both the Fall 2016 semester. Interns will have the opportunity to work with all 25 Olympic Sport Teams at the University of Notre Dame. Qualifications: 1. Candidates MUST be enrolled in an institution of higher education AND be receiving class credit. 2. Candidates must possess or be working toward a certification through the CSCCa, NSCA and/or USAW. 3. Candidates must possess one year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletic experience. 4. Candidates must have outstanding work ethic and attention to detail. 5. Candidates must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation 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. Interns will receive hands on experience with elite level Olympic Sport teams. To apply: Please submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Kaitlin Sweeney, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach via email at

Texas A&M Commerce: Josh Stoner has been added to the strength staff as the director of sports performance. Stoner most recently served as the director of football strength and conditioning at Missouri.

Florida Gulf Coast: The Department of Strength and Conditioning at Florida Gulf Coast University is accepting applications to fill a position for the Fall of 2016. This is a Part-Time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach position. The position is paying $15.00 per hour, up to 30 hours per week for a 10-month duration. The Assistant Coach will be mainly responsible for baseball and potentially another sport that is to be determined. We are considering candidates who possess the following qualifications; Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field, CSCS, CSCCa or USAW certification, and a CPR/First Aid certification. Experience with all elements of strength & conditioning for baseball at the collegiate level is preferred. We are interested taking on 1 serious candidate that can begin in early August, 2016. If interested, send resume and three references to Randy Popple, Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, at

Arizona: The University of Arizona Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Fall of 2016. This internship will begin August 3rd, 2016 and will conclude at the end of December 9th, 2016. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for the University of Arizona Football team and potentially other University Athletic Programs, set up and break down for daily training, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and completion of the internship curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in the collegiate or professional setting. All applicants should have, or be working towards an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC). Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport. Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. All potential applicants are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach Bryan Klobucar at