Tuesday August 6, 2013
North Carolina State A&T: North Carolina A&T State University, a NCAA Division I member of Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, is accepting applications for (2)Paid Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. This position offers no benefits. North Carolina A&T State University seeks qualified individuals preferably with collegiate experience to assist with all 13 Division-1 varsity athletic sports. Primary responsibilities include assisting with the supervision and execution of training programs, assisting the strength staff in all phases of the program including upkeep of facility. Secondary responsibilities will be working with assigned sports. Qualifications include strong work ethic, punctual, and enthusiastic. Also prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete. Applicant must have the ability to work 30-40 hours plus a week. Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Certifications in one or more of the following is preferred, but not required: SCCC, CSCS, and USAW. Knowledge in the area of sports nutrition a plus. Position is open until filled. Please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to the Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning, Maurice Sims at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tartleton State (D-II - TX): Tarleton State has hired assistant strength and conditioning coach Adam Biehl from Gardner-Webb to be their first ever full-time assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Maryland: Sources tell us that former Maryland and Wofford strength assistant Josh Siemens is now working at the US Olympic training center in San Diego.
Cumberland (TN): Cumberland University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting two volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning intern positions for the fall 2013 semester. Internship will begin immediately through December 6, 2013. Qualifications: Completed or working towards Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; current CPR/AED certification; previous internship/coaching experience; desire to pursue career as a strength and conditioning coach, strong work ethic. Must have a flexible schedule. Preferred: Currently possesses or working toward CSCS or SCCC certification; ability to work with Microsoft Office programs. Responsibilities: Setup and breakdown of equipment for training sessions, assisting strength and conditioning coaches with warm-ups, coaching proper lifting form and technique, and weight room maintenance. THIS IS A VOLUNTEER POSITION; THERE IS NO COMPENSATION. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field as well as fulfill school internship hours if necessary. Interested applicants must send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Ryan Cotton, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at email@example.com.
Memphis: Former Eastern Washington head strength and conditioning coach Nate Brookerson is now at Memphis as an assistant strength coach.
Charleston: Marc Proto has been hired as the director of sports performance.
Mercer: Strength and conditioning intern Donnie Gumble has been promoted to a grad assistant position. Carl Miller will fill the internship role.