Tuesday November 13, 2012
Southern Illinois: We hear that Southern Illinois has filled their assistant strength position and are no longer accepting applications.
Southern Miss: The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time position as an assistant strength and conditioning coach in the Intercollegiate Athletics department. Position Description: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overseeing of team training, facility scheduling and maintenance, record keeping, and other duties as assigned. Duties and Responsibilities: Candidate will be responsible for the following duties: Develop workouts for student-athletes, implement and supervise strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes, through proper communication and instruction for the head strength coach, test and evaluate the progress of student-athletes as per their workout programs and protocols, keep and maintain accurate records for student-athletes, assist with rehabilitation of injured athletes in the Athletics department weight rooms during designated workout times, communicate goals, achievements and progress of student-athletes to respective sport coaches and athletic trainers, supervise and instruct graduate assistants, student workers and interns, prepare and distribute nutritional supplements to student-athletes, assist individual sport coaches with on-campus recruitment of potential student-athletes. Qualifications and Experience: Minimum: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and one year related experience and/or training. Preferred: Master’s degree Application Procedure: Complete application materials should be submitted to the Southern Miss website at https://jobs.usm.edu (job posting # 0002475) by Nov. 23, 2012. Questions should be directed to Jeremy McClain at 601.266.7777
Midwestern State (TX): Midwestern State University Strength and Conditioning program (Division II) located in Wichita Falls, Texas is seeking highly motivated, hardworking candidates for strength and conditioning interns for the SPRING 2013 semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Midwestern State University’s 12 Division II intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Exercise physiology or related field; NSCA-CSCS or USAW certifications; CPR certification. One year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience. Compensation: This is a non-paid position, but offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Shane Cronin, Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at Shane.Cronin@mwsu.edu. Internship Dates: January 14 –May 3
Tulsa: University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Spring 2013 Athletic Performance Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working in a Division I training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Expected Start Date is January 7. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Ryder Weischedel, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.