Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
Location Jervey Athletic Center Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular
Clemson University is accepting applications for the position of Senior Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach with the Department of Athletics. This individual develops and administers strength and conditioning programs for assigned Olympic sports programs and assists the Director of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning with program operations. Performs other duties as assigned. JOB DUTIES:
50% - Essential - Program Development and Implementation: Develops year-round strength and conditioning programs for Olympic sports programs. Provides instruction to student-athletes relative to proper lifting and conditioning techniques, physical and mental development, and nutrition with goals of safety and optimal athletic performance. Measures performance and provides feedback to student-athletes. Collaborates with sport coaches and support staff to ensure programming and goals are applicable to individual student-athletes. Provides continual development and implementation of sports science initiatives with respective teams.
30% - Essential - Program Management: Assists with managing the Olympic Sports strength and conditioning program in the absence of the Director of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning. Assists in overseeing the scheduling and daily operations of the strength-training facility at the Jervey Athletic Center. Serves as an assistant liaison to the sports medicine and sports nutrition departments. Assist the director with administrative duties relating to the staff policy manual and continuing education. Has director supervision of the internship curriculum. Manages operations assigned by the Director with limited oversight.
10% - Essential - Compliance and Safety: Ensures compliance with University, NCAA, and ACC rules, regulations and policies and procedures. Provides a safe environment in which student-athletes can train. Ensures facility and equipment meet applicable standards of safety. Enforces policies and procedures developed to ensure the safety of individuals training in the facility.
10% - Essential - Recruiting: Communicates the programmatic offerings within the Olympic Sport Strength and Conditioning program to prospective student-athletes during visits to the Clemson University campus. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Education - Bachelor's Degree
Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association-Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (CSCCA-SCCC) or National Strength and Conditioning Association-Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA-CSCS)
Work Exp - 3+ years of relevant experience RESPONSIBILITIES:
JOB KNOWLEDGE Firm Job Knowledge - Firm working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to use in varied situations
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.
BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
70% - Stand for prolonged period
70% - Recognize or inspect visually 60% - Walk or move about 50% - Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
50% - Move, transport, raise or lower
*Weight requirement if applicable (per activity, i.e. raise 10 lbs. move 50 lbs.)
40% - Extends hands or arms in any direction
40% - Use hands or feet to operate or handle machinery, equipment, etc 40% - Position self to accomplish task (i.e. stoop, kneel, crawl) WORKING CONDITIONS:
15% - Exposure to heat or cold 15% - Wet or humid 5% - Noise 5% - Overnight Travel PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:
Education - Master's Degree WORK SCHEDULE:
Standard Hrs: 40
Salary commensurate with experience. APPLICATION DEADLINE:
April 22, 2019 JOB LOCATION:
Clemson, SC CLOSING STATEMENT:
Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.