Date Posted 08/31/2018
Working Title Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Job Classification Coach - Assistant
Department Name 87010-Athletics Administration
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0124916
Hiring Range Per Contract
Position Description The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an individual to serve the Athletic Department as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach.
The incumbent will report to the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and is responsible for providing comprehensive strength and conditioning services for baseball and other sports as assigned. Responsibilities include assisting in the daily operations of the weight training facility, designing programs for injury prevention and rehabilitation in conjunction with athletic trainers, maintaining accurate inventory and control of all supplies and equipment in the weight room, and educating and enforcing NCAA, conference and departmental policies on performance-enhancing drugs.
This position requires a bachelor's degree, one year of college experience, certification by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa-SCCC), or the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA-CSCS), and current CPR/AED and first aid certification.
Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 1-2 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position Required Licenses/Certifications Appropriate Certification by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association or National Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association, and current CPR/AED and first aid certification.
Child Protection Clearances The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
Schedule may vary due to athlete training
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:
- Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match
- Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance
- Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)
- Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time
For more information regarding the University's benefits package, please visit www.hr.pitt.edu/benefits