10 Month Professional Internship w/ stipend

deadline 01 August 2017
employer UMass - Lowell
type Internship
approved Yes

UMass-Lowell Sports Performance Department is seeking to fill a 10 Month Internship Positions for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Intern will assist all Sports Performance staff with all aspects of the strength and conditioning programming. Intern will also serve as the head sports performance coach for 1-2 teams as assigned. This will be a hands-on, educational internship program that will provide the chosen intern the necessary experience in strength and conditioning basics [programming], coaching techniques, exercise technique, and weight room design, maintenance, and management skills that will help them in future employment situations. CSCCa mentorship program available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification.

THIS IS AN EDUCATIONAL POSITION. There is an available stipend

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, CPR/AED/First Aid Certification. Most possess one of the following SCCC, CSCS, or NASM PES or CES Certifications. Must exhibit excellent communication skills and strong work ethic. Must be able to work independently as well as in a team setting.

Preferred Qualifications: 1-2 years of volunteer service in a collegiate strength and conditioning setting. Certification through the CSCCa specifically, but CSCS through the NSCA, PES or CES through NASM is good as well. Experience with Olympic lifting and being able to teach these lifts is preferred.

A flexible but anticipated start date of August 1st, 2017. Interested individuals should email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to with "Professional Internship Application" in the subject line.