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Tuesday March 20, 2012

Tuesday March 20, 2012

Memphis: The Football Strength and Conditioning Department is searching for hard-working candidates for a Summer Internship opportunity working with football. Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assist Football Strength and Conditioning Staff in all facets of implementation of sport preparation programs, aid in the instruction of safe and proper weight training techniques, and assist in the regular maintenance and upkeep of the facility. This is an unpaid position in which the potential candidate(s) may receive class credit if applicable and will gain valuable collegiate level work experience and exposure through various training modalities centered around vertical integration, Bod Pod assessment, Polar Team2 Heart Rate System usage, orthopedic assessment, nutrition, and certification in sport massage. Individuals pursuing a Bachelors or Masters in exercise science, athletic training or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa and possess CPR/AED First Aid Certification send a resume and three (3) references to Assistant Director of Football Strength & Conditioning, Brian Hill at dbhill@memphis.edu. Applications must be submitted before April 13th, 2012 as the start date for the position is at latest May 30th . AA/EOE

Montana State: Montana State University is currently accepting applications for a qualified and highly motivated individual looking to further develop their skills in the field of strength and conditioning, through an unpaid summer internship. Expectations of the intern include the following: Provide safe and effective coaching on all lifts, movement mechanics, soft tissue and mobility/flexibility work willingness to assist in daily maintenance and duties of the strength and conditioning facility, strong communication, leadership, integrity, self-confidence and a willingness to learn, strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm, and a desire to improve one’s self for the possibility of future endeavors in the field, willingness to work a minimum of 20 hours/week. Preferences of the candidate include the following: Pursuit of future career in strength and conditioning as demonstrated by pursuit of professional certifications (CSCS, CSCC, USAW) and/or continued pursuit of a degree in a sport science or related field, CPR/First Aid and AED certification. Benefits to the candidate include experience in strength and conditioning at a collegiate level, potential to earn a recommendation toward further pursuits in the field, further learning of proper exercise technique via staff lifts, and the ability to further professional learning and development through formal internship curriculum. Closing date of applications will be March 31, 2012. Timeline of work will be June 1 – August 3, 2012. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Chris Sheckler at the following email address: christopher.sheckler@msubobcats.com