Publish date:

Tuesday October 6, 2015

Tuesday October 6, 2015

Montana (FCS): The Athletic Performance Department at the University of Montana is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill 2 unpaid internship positions for the Spring semester of 2016. Start date will be January 11th, 2016 and concludes on May 13th, 2016. Interns will gain work experience at the Division I Level, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. CSCCa mentorship program will be available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification. Upon completion of the spring internship, candidates will be considered for a GRADUATE ASSISTANT POSITION with the department that begins on May 23rd, 2016. Daily responsibilities will include the following: 1.) Assisting with supervision and implementation of strength and conditioning training programs for various sports, football and Olympic. 2.) Tending to daily maintenance of the training facility and equipment. 3.) Completing assignments and other requirements that apply to the internship curriculum. 4.) Any other duties specified by the Director of Athletic Performance. This is a non-paid position. Qualifications: Currently pursuing or completed bachelors in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate level Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: CSCS certified and an undergrad GPA of 3.0 or higher. If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to Charlie.woida@mso.umt.edu.

Miles College (D-II - AL): Miles College Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERNS. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for Football and all Olympic Sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, and attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities throughout the internship program. Immediate hands on experience with variety of male and female teams with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Candidates must have a strong work-ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USA-W) are preferred. Inquiries must be received by November 5th, 2015 for the Spring Semester 2016 (January 11, 2016 through May 6th, 2015). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Jkosrow@miles.edu - Attention: Jon Kosrow Director of Strength and Conditioning Miles College. We are seeking candidates who are highly motivated and wish to pursue a career in the field of collegiate strength and conditioning. MILES COLLEGE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, WHICH ENCOURAGES APPLICATIONS FROM MINORITY GROUP MEMBERS AND WOMEN.

Ole Miss: The University of Mississippi is accepting applications for a Spring 2016 semester internship position that would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the Ole Miss Strength and Conditioning Staff with the implementation of the off-season program and all other departmental functions. This internship program contains an academic portion, which entails multiple readings and assignments, as well as a hands on practical portion. 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. Other preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body, previous coaching in a collegiate setting, personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport, 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. Official start date would be January 19, 2016 and last till the end of the semester. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Anthony Crosby at racrosby@olemiss.edu.

Catawba College (D-II - NC): Catawba College is seeking applications for ONE PAID Strength and Conditioning Internship ($5,000) opportunity beginning January 12th, 2016 until June 30th, 2016. Preferred applicants must be highly motivated, have a tremendous work ethic, and be interested in becoming a Strength/Performance Coach. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator in administering programs for Football, Men and Women’s Basketball, and Baseball. The position, at minimum, will directly oversee the programs for Men and Women’s Cross Country, Lacrosse, and Soccer. The position requires working directly with student athletes to teach proper lifting technique, assess and document progress of the student athletes during training, and maintain a clean, sanitized weight room. All interns, if applicable, will have the opportunity for credit towards graduation with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related major. All applicants will be subject to a background check. Please apply only if you are financially able. No other compensation (meals, housing, etc.) will be given. A Nationally accredited certification is mandatory, NSCA/CSCCa/USAW. Interns must be CPR/AED certified. Those seriously interested should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references by November 2nd to Jadwin Bignon via email at jebignon@catawba.edu. No phone calls please.