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Thursday March 12, 2014

Thursday March 12, 2015

An assistant strength coach at Georgia saved his family from a house fire

Eastern Illinois: The Eastern Illinois University Strength and Conditioning department is seeking applicants for the 2015 Summer and/or Fall semester internship program. These are UNPAID positions designed for those interested in pursuing a career in strength and conditioning. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, eagerness to learn, and attention to detail. Preferred qualifications include completion of a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field, a strength and conditioning certification (CSCS, USAW, or CSCCa), and experience coaching and performing the Olympic lifts. Successful candidates will have an ability to work with a number of Division 1 sport teams, including football. Completion of this internship can fulfill potential credit hours towards an undergraduate or graduate degree. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, assisting in set up and breakdown of daily training sessions, weight room maintenance, as well as participation in the intern development curriculum. The summer internship will begin at the beginning of May and the Fall internship will begin early August. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and list of (at least) three references to assistant strength and conditioning coach Jon Lundahl at jalundahl@eiu.edu.

"If you don't do your job, we don't have a chance to win"

Rhode Island: The University of Rhode Island Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer UNPAID Interns for Summer of 2015. The internship begins May 14th and ends July 31st. These are unpaid positions. Completion of this internship can fulfill potential credit hours toward a program degree, and offer an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning. Daily responsibilities for these positions include, but are not limited to; assistance in the supervision of The University of Rhode Island Athletic Teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Desired characteristics for these positions include; great work ethic, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to detail, punctuality, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Loryssa Sylvia at Loryssa_silvia@uri.edu by April 24th.