Under supervision of the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, assist with the development and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 25 intercollegiate athletic teams. Work with teams as assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach and design sport specific strength and conditioning programs. Work directly with head coaches of assigned teams to ensure that the specific strength and conditioning needs of each team are met. Assist team doctors, trainers, and therapists to design and implement injury prevention and rehabilitation programs.
Apply by Date February 15th 2024
Salary Range $40,000/annually - $55,000/annually; commensurate with education and experience
Appointment Type Contract
Number of Positions 1
Percentage of Time Full-Time, 100%
Shift Hours Manager will advise
Location Davis, CA.
Union Representation No
Benefits Eligible Yes
Possess First Aid & CPR certificate or must obtain within 60 days from date of hire. Work flexible schedule, occasional evenings/nights, varied lunch hours, weekends and holidays. In accordance with UC Davis Athletics’ hiring process for coaches, UC Davis will require any head coach or assistant coach final candidate(s) to sign an authorization for a reference check. Pursuant to your signed authorization form, we will inquire with your prior institution(s) about any records of substantiated misconduct.
Additional Minimum License/Education
Certification by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or certification by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA); certification must be maintained.
Experience in the field of Strength & Conditioning with student-athletes in a collegiate setting.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA)
Knowledge of the rules and safety requirements of strength and conditioning training. This includes, but is not limited to, teaching techniques and safety measures for student-athletes to compete at the collegiate level.
Knowledge of athletic injury prevention and treatment/modification protocols.
Knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations.
Additional Preferred License/Certification
United States of America Weightlifting-Club Coach (USAW) Certification.
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, movement sciences, or related field, or equivalent combination of experience and training.
Two or more years of experience in collegiate strength and conditioning.
Experience with college basketball and football.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA)
Skills to coach, teach and supervise Olympic lifts.
Skills to schedule, supervise and evaluate student employees.