Football Strength & Conditioning Intership

deadline 31 March 2017
employer University of Texas at Austin
type Internship
approved Yes

Texas Athletics will define what it means to be the world's best intercollegiate athletics program, instilling passion, knowledge, and character for all student-athletes to compete to win, to succeed academically, to achieve their dreams in life, and to contribute to society. Our mission is to prepare students to win with integrity-in academics, in athletics and in life. Our core values are Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, Diversity, Creativity, Accountability, and Loyalty.

Texas Athletics purposes to attract and retain the best people who exemplify our values-student-athletes, coaches, and staff. We maintain an environment that supports collaboration and welcomes innovation. We promote diversity and purpose to ensure our programs will reflect the face of Texas and the world beyond.

University of Texas Football Strength and Conditioning Program is accepting applications for intern(s) for the 2017 Summer Conditioning Program.

Responsibilities include assisting the Football Strength Staff in all aspects of developing and implementing strength, speed/agility, conditioning, flexibility, mobility, and recovery protocols for the Football Program. Daily weight room supervision, upkeep and maintenance of equipment, assist with performance and strength testing, completion of internship curriculum, and other duties as assigned.

Austin, Texas, United States
Moncrief-Neuhaus Athletic Center

Internship - unpaid

Interns will receive:

  • Course credit towards graduation (if applicable).
  • 640 hours toward SCCC Certification with the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association.
  • Division I FBS / Big 12 Conference strength and conditioning experience.

Applicants must have a strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Candidates should be enrolled in or completing their Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or a related field. Applicants should be certified in CPR/AED, and working towards certifications from any of the following organizations: CSCCa, NSCA, or USAW. Previous experience in an intercollegiate strength and conditioning program preferred.

Applications accepted between March 2, 2017 to March 31, 2017.

Internship Dates: May 24, 2017 to July 28, 2017

Submit the following REQUIRED application materials to the hiring contact: Nate Peoples

Required Documents:

  • Employment Application
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • 3 References