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Strength Scoop - Wednesday September 19, 2018

Wednesday September 19, 2018

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Appalachian State:  Appalachian State University Department of Athletics seeks highly motivated candidates for an Intern position to assist with implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning programs for intercollegiate sports. Primary responsibility will be assisting staff with all Olympic Sports programs. A minimum of one year experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning setting is required. Experience with Olympic-style lifting, plyometric training and speed development is required. Successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills to teach/motivate a diverse population of student-athletes, interact with support staff and coaches. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree in health/fitness, sport science or related field preferred. Candidate must be working toward certification from either the NSCA - CSCS certification examination and/or CSCCa - SCCC certification examination and have a current CPR and first aid certificate. This internship is for individuals who have the goal of being a collegiate strength & conditioning coach, others need not apply. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Send resume and cover letter to: Juan Perez, 425 Jack Branch Drive, Boone, NC 28608 or perezjt1@appstate.edu. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Position requires the completion of a criminal background check. To build a diverse workforce, Appalachian State University encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women. EEO/AA employer.

Mississippi State: Mississippi State is seeking to hire interns for their winter internship program.

Oregon State: The Oregon State University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns. This internship will begin January 7, 2019 and will conclude at the end of March 22, 2019. This is an unpaid position. Compensation will include gear, learning from an approved mentor via the CSCCa, potential to sit for the SCCC certification, and recommendations for future career opportunities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for the Oregon State University Football team, 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 field 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 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 Associate Strength & Conditioning Coach Bryan Klobucar at bryan.klobucar@oregonstate.edu.

LSU: Louisiana State University is currently accepting applications for 5 Spring 2019 volunteer internship positions. Qualified candidates would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department as well as other sports. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the LSU Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the Off-Season program, set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands on experience training collegiate athletes. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Participation in athletics is preferred. Other preferred qualifications include certification from an accredited organization, previous coaching experience, and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Start date would be in January and continue through the end of the semester. Please send cover letter, resume, and 5 references to Jake Riedel at jriedel@lsu.edu.

Maryland: The University of Maryland is currently accepting applications to fill four (4) Spring 2019 volunteer internship positions. Qualified candidates would work with the Olympic Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an UNPAID position that is responsible for assisting the UMD Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the Spring 2019 program (January 22nd-May 10th), set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands-on experience training collegiate athletes. Required qualifications include completion of Bachelor’s degree by the commencement of the intern program/current pursuit of a graduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body (USAW, CSCS, CSCCa). Please send your cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to Will Franco, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, at wfranco1@umd.edu.

UMass: The University of Massachusetts Football Sports Performance Staff is currently accepting applications for 1 unpaid internship position. This position will have the opportunity to be involved with the daily operating procedure of a NCAA Division 1 football program. You will have the opportunity to coach. We are seeking passion, curiosity, and a commitment to better yourself and our program on a daily basis. Interns will also have an educational curriculum to learn about assessments, speed training, strength training, energy system development, nutrition, regeneration, analytics and much more. All interested applicants please send your cover letter, resume, and references to Brian Phillips, Director of Sports Performance. E-mail- Brianp@umass.edu.

East Central University: New Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Spring of 2019, East Central University (Ada, OK). Located slightly over 1 hour southeast of Oklahoma City, 2 hours southwest of Tulsa, and 2 hours from the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Working towards CSCS and/or CSCCa and USAW is preferred and CPR/First Aid required. CSCCa internship hours are under an approved CSCCa mentor. Please email a resume and 3 professional references to sodell@ecok.edu.