Michigan State University Athletics invites applications for an internship opportunity with the Strength and Conditioning Department from August 1, 2020 through the first week of May 2021.
The successful candidate will report to the Director of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports and the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.
Duties include: assisting with the development and implementation of strength training programs for 18 teams; assisting with the creation and direction of sport-specific speed, quickness and agility workouts; assisting sport coaches with recruiting; assisting with the hiring and supervising of student interns; weight room supervision; weight room upkeep; equipment maintenance, and other duties as assigned.
MSU is strongly committed to increasing diversity within the workplace and within the intercollegiate athletics profession through the development of essential skills acquired through this internship. Women and persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Successful applicants should have
Prior strength and conditioning experience and a desire to continue in the field of strength and conditioning for enhanced sport performance.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Master’s degree preferred.
CPR/First Aid Certification required.
Ideal candidates will currently hold a SCCC or CSCS certification.
Please email a letter of application, resume, and list of references by February 21st, 2020.
This is a nine-month contract. Email materials to email@example.com. Please do not contact the strength and conditioning staff regarding your application.
MSU is an affirmative action, equal-opportunity employer.
About Michigan State University Athletics
Known internationally as a major U.S. public university with global reach, Michigan State University has been advancing knowledge and transforming lives through innovative teaching, research, and outreach for over 150 years. Founded in 1855, MSU is a member of the Association of American Universities, the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges, and the Big Ten and Central Collegiate Hockey Association athletic conferences. MSU sponsors 25 intercollegiate varsity sports (12 for men and 13 for women). The 5,200 acre campus is located in East Lansing, three miles east of Michigan's Capitol in Lansing. MSU has approximately 45,000 students (undergraduate and graduate) and 400,000 living alumni throughout the world.