Careers

Wyoming Sports Performance Internship

deadline 01 September 2017
employer University of Wyoming
type Internship
approved Yes

The University of Wyoming Sports Performance Department is now accepting applications for
FALL 2017 VOLUNTEER INTERN positions (2). Application review will begin immediately.

Job Description: Assist the sports performance staff in all day-to-day operations of the
University of Wyoming weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in
the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for Olympic Sports, setup and
breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of weight
rooms and the High Altitude Fueling Center. This is an ACTIVE coaching position which will
require interns to work directly with student-athletes in large and small group settings. Interns
must also complete all requirements assigned through the intern education program.

Qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master's Degree in exercise science or a related field.
Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning
coach at the collegiate level. Prospective interns must pass a background check to be eligible
for the position. Certification or working towards certifications with the CSCCa,NSCA-CSCS
and/or USAW is preferred.

Compensation: This is an UNPAID POSITION. Class credit toward graduation requirements from
your current institution, weekly structured education sessions, the opportunity to learn from
five experienced strength and conditioning coaches. Interns will also have the opportunity to
complete a mentorship through CSCCa Master Strength Coach and approved mentor Mike
Cotterman. Dates: September 2017-December 2017. How to Apply: Email a PDF containing
cover letter, resume, and three references to Coach Jason Dronen, Assistant Sports
Performance Coach at jdronen@uwyo.edu