Upper Iowa University is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a Graduate Assistant for the Strength and Conditioning Department. This is a 10-month position with the opportunity to renew for a second year which is subject to the individual maintaining a 3.0 GPA and meeting University expectations. Compensation includes a monthly stipend and tuition assistance.
Essential Duties include assisting the Head Strength and Conditioning coach with implementation of training programs for all Upper Iowa University athletic teams. Design and implement training programs for teams assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Assist with maintenance and upkeep of the training facilities, and any other duties as assigned. Candidates should proficient using Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
Required Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in exercise science or related field. CSCS or CSCCA certification. CPR/AED certification. Must be accepted into Master’s program at Upper Iowa University. Preferred Qualifications consist of USAW certification. 1-2 years of experience in strength and conditioning, specifically with Olympic sports. Experience using TeamBuildr software or other programming/athlete tracking software.
Interested internal applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references. To apply, visit https://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/2588. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Upper Iowa University
Since 1857, Upper Iowa University has been preparing students to succeed—in the classroom and in the world. That rich history, coupled with a student-centered mission, has created a springboard for UIU to become a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced study. From our Fayette Campus to our U.S. Centers, our International Centers to our Military Centers, UIU has the people in place to help you succeed. Through our student success stories, you’ll learn how others have benefited from a UIU education—and you’ll begin to understand the significant advantages a UIU education can bring to your life, and ultimately to the lives of your family members.