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Thursday March 19, 2015

Thursday March 19, 2015

Abilene Christian: Abilene Christian University Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for 2015 Summer Strength and Conditioning Volunteer. This is an UNPAID position. Start date: Sunday May 31st, 2015; End Date: Friday July 31st. Volunteer responsibilities include: Assisting with implementation of strength and conditioning programs at ACU; Assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance; set up and take down of strength and conditioning facilities for workouts; involvement in an internship education program. And other duties assigned by the strength staff. Volunteer qualifications include: CPR/First Aid and AED certification; passion to listen, learn and apply your knowledge Preferred qualifications include: Playing and/or coaching experience in collegiate (or higher) athletics To apply applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Spencer Feasel at sdf11b@acu.edu.

Central Connecticut State: Central Connecticut State University seeks applicants for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern for the Summer 2015 semester. Responsibilities: Successful candidates will assist in organizing and implementing movement assessments, exercise technique progressions, dynamic warm-ups, speed & agility training, strength training, flexibility, and performance testing for all student athletes. Interns will also be responsible collecting and interpreting testing data, the daily maintenance of equipment and facilities, and the development of strength & conditioning manuals and instructional videos. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required or working toward the completion of, First Aid and CPR certified. Certified or working toward the CSCS or other certification and Division I coaching experience. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Compensation: Successful candidates will receive valuable hands-on experience coaching college athletes. Course credit is also available if offered by applicant’s host institution. This is an unpaid internship. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. Send letter of application, resume and contact information for three references to assistant strength coach Mike Piper at piper@ccsu.edu. No phone calls, please. Central Connecticut State University is an EEO/AA Institution

Arkansas Tech (D-II): The Strength and Conditioning Department at Arkansas Tech University is accepting VOLUNTEER internship applications for the summer semester. Dates for the internship are May 18 - July 27, 2015. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include assisting with supervision of training programs, assisting with daily facility maintenance, and all other departmental functions. Intern qualifications: Punctuality; Strong communication skills; Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint); Familiar with Apple products (iOS); Attention to detail; Strong work ethic and Ability to follow directions. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s in Exercise Science or related field; CPR/AED Pursuing certification - CSCS, SCCC, and/or USAW certification. Interns will receive: experience working at the Division 2 level with a full-time strength and conditioning staff, potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references with contact information to Coach Bowsher at: rbowsher@atu.edu.

Alabama: Per source, former Florida head strength coach Jeff Dillman has joined the Alabama staff.

Akron: The University of Akron Football Strength and Conditioning program is now accepting applicants for an UNPAID summer internship. Responsibilities include but are not limited to set-up and break down during training sessions, overseeing speed, agility, and lifting stations, assisting with the coordination of the nutrition program and weight room maintenance. While there is NO MONETARY COMPENSATION, there is a very rigorous, hands on intern development program to aid your growth as a strength and conditioning coach. Qualifications include: pursuing a bachelors degree in an exercise science related field, CSCS, or CSCCA certification preferred, and must be CPR certified. Please forward your cover letter, resume, and list of references to Matt Gildersleeve at mrg76@uakron.edu or Donald Day at dsd31@zips.uakron.edu.

University of Indianapolis (D-II): The University of Indianapolis is currently accepting applications for strength and conditioning interns for the Summer semester of 2015. Candidates must demonstrate a strong work ethic and be highly motivated to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Responsibilities include assistance in training of all student-athletes of 21 varsity sports, assist in enforcing facility policies and rules, and daily facility maintenance. Required qualifications: candidates must be in the process of earning or already have earned their bachelor’s degree in a related area. To apply submit a resume with 3 references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Ryan Grubbs at grubbsr@uindy.edu.