Iowa State University is accepting applications for an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to support assigned NCAA Division I Olympic sports under the direction of the Director of Strength and Conditioning. Duties include: design and implement cutting edge strength, agility, and conditioning programs; teach and demonstrate proper techniques and safety; educate student-athletes and coaches on sport performance related issues and needs; conduct performance testing; adapt workouts based on each student-athlete’s needs and health as directed; motivate athletes; and maintain computer data and analysis. Work closely with the Sports Medicine professionals and coaches. Contribute to and enhance a competitive athletic experience. Establish and maintain an environment conducive to the welfare and academic success of the student-athletes. Establish and maintain effective interactions with staff, students, university administrators, alumni, media and the public. Must demonstrate commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of the University, Big 12 Conference, and NCAA.
The ideal candidates will have solid technical knowledge related to S&C for assigned sports, solid work ethic along with exceptional motivational and communication skills. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. Must be available and flexible to work evenings and/or weekends and to travel with the team on occasion. Candidates will be required to have and maintain current certification through a nationally accredited strength and conditioning certification program in accordance with NCAA requirements.
Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. on an on-going basis without sponsorship.
Experience coaching strength and conditioning for a professional or collegiate sports program.
Certification through an accredited strength and conditioning organization (NSCA and/or CSCCa).
CPR/AED and First Aid certified.
Experience strength coaching for NCAA DI sports including Women’s Swim & Dive, Women’s Golf, and/or Men’s Golf.
Experience conditioning female student-athletes.
Master’s Degree in exercise science, kinesiology or related field.
Application Instructions To view full job details and to apply visit https://isu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/IowaStateJobs/job/SPC---Sports-Performance-Center/Assistant-Strength-and-Conditioning-Coach_R5310. All applications must be submitted on-line by June 17, 2021 to guarantee consideration.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R5310
About Iowa State University
Iowa State University is a public, land-grant institution, where students get a great academic start in learning communities and stay active in 800-plus student organizations, internships, research and study abroad opportunities. More than 34,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.
Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.
The Cyclones are a NCAA Division I athletics program and an original member of the Big 12 Conference. Iowa State began competing in intercollegiate athletics in 1892 and currently sponsors 18 intercollegiate sports. Iowa State University Athletics strives to help unite the university community and be a source of pride for all constituents by consistently demonstrating high levels of performance academically and athletically along with professional conduct by its staff and student-athletes.